Maureen White
Her aunt was four years old when American women won the right to vote on August 26, 1920. Today, on the 88th anniversary of women’s suffrage in...
Island voters will not decide whether to make minor modifications to Dukes County government until the fall, but the county commission has already...
At their regular meeting last week, the Chilmark selectmen took up the ordinarily routine business of making annual appointments and used the...
Dukes County Sheriff Michael McCormack, who last week borrowed money from the county treasury to pay his staff, will receive temporary relief in...
With requests for financial aid from the state falling on deaf ears, the Dukes County sheriff told the county commission this week that he is out...
County government is here to stay. This is the recommendation the Dukes County charter study commission will make to Vineyard voters when the...
Faced with a near-certain fiscal crisis due to pressure from state officials and political maneuverings on Beacon Hill, Dukes County Sheriff...
At their annual town election Wednesday Chilmark voters easily approved three Proposition 2 1/2 overrides and reeelected selectman Warren Doty to a...
The Dukes County Charter Study Commission will host three public sessions across the Vineyard this month. The commissioners are inviting members of...
The Dukes County Sheriff’s office expects to see a $620,000 shortfall this year. The news comes just days after Sheriff Michael A. McCormack...
Tenney Lantz
Having gone without a county manager for the past seven months, Dukes County will continue on without one for yet another few weeks. On Saturday...
The Chilmark shellfish industry can expect a bumper 2008 scallop season and a broader revitalization, given the early successes of its experimental...

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