Oak Bluffs Makes Surprise Change in MVC Appointment
Aaron Wilson
Oak Bluffs selectmen passed over long-serving board member Gail Barmakian for reappointment to the Martha’s Vineyard Commission Tuesday, voting instead to appoint selectman Brian Packish.
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The Ritz Cafe Will Close for Winter
Aaron Wilson
A mainstay Martha’s Vineyard nightspot year round, the Ritz Cafe will shutter effective Jan. 1, with plans to reopen March 9, following approval from the Oak Bluffs selectmen Tuesday.
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Two Oak Bluffs Restaurants Shift Gears for the Winter
Aaron Wilson
Two downtown restaurants in Oak Bluffs won approval from the Oak Bluffs selectmen this week to make changes for the winter, with one closing until spring and another adopting shortened hours of operation until January.
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Summer Street Closures End on Positive Notes in Oak Bluffs
Aaron Wilson
Oak Bluffs Association director Christine Todd told selectmen Tuesday that closing Circuit avenue and part of Kennebec avenue to vehicles on summer Sundays was well received by visitors.
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Oak Bluffs Sets Special Town Meeting Date
Oak Bluffs selectmen set Saturday, Nov. 14 as a date for a special town meeting this week.
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Oak Bluffs Hears Pitch to Expand Summer Street Closures
Aaron Wilson
Oak Bluffs selectmen took no action this week on a request to expand Sunday downtown street closures to evening hours on other days of the week.
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Oak Bluffs Designs Its Own New Look for Downtown This Summer
Aaron Wilson
Sunday street closures, expanded outdoor dining and a drive-in movie theatre at the Y are all part of the plan to help boost business.
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Oak Bluffs Relocates Its Town Meeting
The Oak Bluffs annual town meeting will move outdoors, but the place has not been determined yet.
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Selectmen Blast Boatline, Press for Speedy Pier Repairs
Noah Asimow
In a forceful letter, the Oak Bluffs selectmen this week called on the Steamship Authority to make immediate repairs to the summer ferry terminal on the North Bluff.
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Fire Inspections, North Bluff Update Occupy Oak Bluffs Selectmen
Aaron Wilson

In his first report to the Oak Bluffs selectmen this week, interim fire chief Martin Greene outlined a plan to begin business inspections later next month.

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