Martha's Vineyard Coronavirus Update

COVID-19 Travel Order

Effective August 1, 2020, all visitors and returning residents entering Massachusetts must follow new travel orders. The Commonwealth has made great progress to slow the spread of COVID-19 and gradually re-open the economy, and all visitors have a responsibility to help us keep transmission levels as low as possible.READ MORE ..
To schedule a free COVID-19 test on Martha's Vineyard, please call 877-336-9855.

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Circle of life and healing

MV Times | November 3, 2020 - 10:43am

David Berube served in the military for 21 years, part of that time spent as a chaplain at Dover Air Force Base where he comforted the families of fallen troops. Eleven years ago, the Oak Bluffs ... Read full article


High school will look at shifting to hybrid education

MV Times | November 2, 2020 - 10:05pm

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School will look at shifting to a hybrid model once officials deem it safe to do so, and missing pieces of the plan are filled in.  Initially, principal Sara ... Read full article


High school will shift to hybrid education

MV Times | November 2, 2020 - 10:05pm

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School will shift to a hybrid model on Nov. 30, depending on case counts and evaluation of community spread by health officials. Initially, Principal Sara Dingledy ... Read full article


Weekend parties cloud MVRHS move to in-person instruction

MV Times | November 2, 2020 - 8:32pm

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School has canceled extracurricular activities, including sports and clubs, for the week after students at the school gathered at parties over the weekend.  In an email ... Read full article


Police implicit bias training postponed

MV Times | November 2, 2020 - 5:15pm

Implicit bias training, slated to begin this month for the Vineyard’s six police departments, has been postponed.  The postponement wasn’t an easy decision, Edgartown Police Chief Bruce McNamee said, ... Read full article


Baker announces curfew and strict mask order

MV Times | November 2, 2020 - 2:42pm

Night time is the right time to stay home according to a new stay-at-home advisory, mask order, and gathering orders issued by Gov. Charlie Baker Monday. Baker’s slate of new orders include a stay-at ... Read full article


20 new COVID cases in a week

MV Times | November 2, 2020 - 11:23am

Updated 4:30 pm The Island’s troubling rise of COVID-19 cases continues to grow as the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital and TestMV both reported new cases Monday. The hospital has tested a total of 6,302 ... Read full article