Martha's Vineyard Coronavirus Update

High School schedules ‘drive-in’ graduation

MV Times | May 23, 2020 - 5:06pm

Wanting to give seniors a proper farewell, the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School will be holding a “drive-in style” graduation ceremony at the Agricultural Society property in West Tisbury on ... Read full article


Windemere residents, staff test negative for COVID-19

MV Times | May 23, 2020 - 1:40pm

All residents at the Windemere Nursing & Rehabilitation Center have tested negative for COVID-19, following a mass testing conducted by the Massachusetts National Guard. The comprehensive ... Read full article


Oak Bluffs terminal closed for deep cleaning

MV Times | May 22, 2020 - 5:55pm

The Steamship Authority is closing its Oak Bluffs terminal to the public immediately after an employee for a private ferry company who works in the terminal reported coming into close contact with an ... Read full article


No new confirmed cases, more antibody tests

MV Times | May 22, 2020 - 4:27pm

For the sixth day in a row, the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital and the Martha’s Vineyard boards of health have reported no new confirmed cases of COVID-19. In its daily update, the hospital reported it ... Read full article


Frontline workers first in line for tests

MV Times | May 22, 2020 - 4:14pm

First responders, grocery store employees, and other front line workers will be among the first people to receive COVID-19 tests as part of a mass testing coordinated by Island health agents and ... Read full article


Vineyarders celebrate graduation from Cape college

MV Times | May 22, 2020 - 3:45pm

An informal ceremony in the student parking lot of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School recognized the hard work and dedication of a number of Islanders graduating from Cape Cod Community ... Read full article


Visitors `welcome’ but urged to follow guidelines

MV Times | May 22, 2020 - 3:35pm

On Friday afternoon as the Memorial Day weekend got into full swing, state Sen. Julian Cyr, D-Truro, acting as a spokesman for the Cape Cod Reopening Task Force, announced updated guidelines for the ... Read full article


Island company delivers new app

MV Times | May 21, 2020 - 2:54pm

The Port Supply Co. is a new mobile app and online platform that allows Islanders to order food and other goods for contactless pickup and delivery. This practice has become essential during the COVID ... Read full article


Five days since last confirmed case on Island

MV Times | May 21, 2020 - 2:16pm

Updated May 22 For the fifth day in a row, the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital has reported no new confirmed cases of COVID-19. In its daily update, the hospital reported it has tested 763 patients for ... Read full article


West Tisbury talks town meeting

MV Times | May 21, 2020 - 1:07pm

The West Tisbury town meeting is slated to happen on June 23 at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs, but officials are still deciding the best way to make that happen. According to town administrator Jen ... Read full article