Town Mulls Outsourcing Assessor Work
Noah Asimow

Aquinnah selectmen are considering outsourcing their assistant assessor position, after hearing a presentation from a Leominster firm at a meeting Thursday.

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As Dump Trucks Rumble Through Town, Frustration Mounts in Aquinnah
Noah Asimow

More concerns occupied Aquinnah selectmen as the Wampanoag tribe clears land for its planned bingo hall.

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Selectmen Seek Public Meeting With Tribe Over Bingo Hall
Noah Asimow

Aquinnah selectmen voted Wednesday to send a letter to the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah), requesting a public meeting to discuss the bingo hall now under construction.

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Selectmen Ask Commission to Review Tribe's Casino Plans
Noah Asimow
Aquinnah selectmen have asked Martha’s Vineyard Commission to exercise its authority under its enabling act and review the proposed bingo hall as a development of regional impact (DRI).
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Issues New and Old Occupy Aquinnah
Noah Asimow

Young activists and old issues held sway at the Aquinnah selectmen’s meeting Tuesday evening, with students promoting a town meeting warrant article to ban the sale of plastic water bottles and discussion of funding for the county sheriff.

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Protracted Legal Dispute Over Fishing Shack Nears an End
Noah Asimow

A longstanding heated legal dispute over a small fishing shack in Menemsha came to the fore at the Aquinnah selectmen’s meeting on Tuesday.

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Selectmen Seek Meeting With Tribe on Bingo Hall
Noah Asimow

Aquinnah selectmen sent a letter to the chairman of the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) this week requesting a meeting to discuss the bingo hall.

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Aquinnah Selectmen Back Police Chief
Landry Harlan

Aquinnah selectmen met briefly in executive session with their police chief Randhi Belain Wednesday morning as a personnel matter.

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Aquinnah Selectmen, Assessors Spar Again
Landry Harlan

Sparks flew between the Aquinnah selectmen and the town assessors Tuesday when the two boards met to take up an appointment and other matters.

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Aquinnah Names New ACO
Landry Harlan

Aquinnah selectmen appointed Kimberly Andrade as the new animal control officer last week.

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