Selectmen Allow Oyster Farm off Eastville
Olivia Hull

The 4-1 vote clears the way for brothers Greg and Dan Martino to begin a pioneering aquaculture venture. There were complaints from abutters and concerns about navigation, but the town strongly backed the project as a boost to the shellfishery.

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Oak Bluffs Selectmen Dismiss Council on Aging Director
Olivia Hull

Ending a four-month controversy, the Oak Bluffs selectmen voted Tuesday to lay off council on aging director Roger Wey.

The decision will be effective June 30.

Mr. Wey has been on paid administrative leave since February.

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Selectmen Hear Concerns Over Quality of Sand at Inkwell Beach
Olivia Hull
Citizens voiced concerns surrounding the sand deposits from a beach nourishment project at Pay and Inkwell beaches to Oak Bluffs selectmen this week.
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