In early February, library lovers will be invited to carry the first of nearly 50,000 books and other items to the new Edgartown library building.

New data show an aging Island with a continuing housing crisis and some of the inequality affecting the rest of the country.

The noted ornithologist who cut a wide swath through the world of birding died in the early morning on Jan. 21 at the Nantucket Cottage Hospital.

With a recent cold snap ending a period of unseasonably mild weather, dozens of scup have washed up dead on the shores of Lagoon Pond.

A traffic study of Edgartown’s seasonally-congested Upper Main street is the first step in a public review of a planned expansion at Shop & Stop.

Now appearing at a commercial kitchen near you, the Starlite Lounge is offering lunch to go at the airport business park.


News Briefs

The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.

This December Oak Bluffs-based retailer Slip77 will be hosting holiday trunk shows to benefit the Island Food Pantry and promote locally-made goods.

Vineyard-based beer company Bad Martha took home three medals at the 2015 Great International Beer and Cider Competition held Oct. 23 in Providence,...