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Tisbury pumpout boat nearly sinks

MV Times | July 9, 2020 - 10:09pm

The Tisbury Harbor Department’s Tashmoo pumpout boat came close to sinking Thursday afternoon. Details are slim as to what happened though it appears the boat was unoccupied. Tisbury town ... Read full article

Two new cases bring Island total to 40

MV Times | July 9, 2020 - 5:31pm

TestMV, the testing site at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School testing asymptomatic individuals, reported two new confirmed cases Thursday. As of Thursday, the Test MV site, which is run by ... Read full article

Minor moped accident ties up traffic

MV Times | July 9, 2020 - 2:50pm

Edgartown police and emergency personnel responded to a moped accident on Edgartown-West Tisbury Road at approximately 1:50 pm on Thursday.  The accident involved one moped driver who was heading away ... Read full article

Patient Centric gets the greenlight

MV Times | July 9, 2020 - 2:16pm

After a long wait, marijuana entrepreneur Geoff Rose got full and final approval from the state’s Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) Thursday for a medical marijuana operation in West Tisbury. Through ... Read full article

Woman charged after 65 cats rescued 

MV Times | July 9, 2020 - 1:17pm

Cat breeder Jennifer Winsper, 48, of Edgartown is being charged with two counts of animal cruelty by the Animal Rescue League of Boston after Animal Rescue workers removed 65 cats and kittens from a ... Read full article

Island at 38 confirmed cases

MV Times | July 8, 2020 - 6:15pm

As Massachuestts eases into phase three of the state’s reopening plan, the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital reported a new case Wednesday, but that case is the same person who recently tested positive at ... Read full article

New bridges to the Cape?

MV Times | July 8, 2020 - 4:46pm

The State House News Service is reporting a landmark agreement has been reached between the federal and state governments to demolish the two aging bridges spanning the Cape Cod Canal and transfer ... Read full article

Blaze is back and wearing a mask

MV Times | July 8, 2020 - 4:44pm

This past weekend brought an exciting addition to Farm Pond. Vanessa the sea serpent has been joined by Blaze, the M.V. sea dragon baby.  According to Amelie Loyot, caretaker of Vanessa and Blaze, ... Read full article

Connect to End Violence to hold seawall event in Vineyard Haven

MV Times | July 8, 2020 - 4:40pm

Updated Connect to End Violence, the domestic violence and rape crisis program of Martha’s Vineyard, and M.V. Community Services will hold their ninth annual seawall event on Saturday, July 11, from ... Read full article

Fitness in the age of COVID-19

MV Times | July 8, 2020 - 2:51pm

Gyms and fitness centers, which are allowed under the state’s phase three reopening plans, are looking at ways to reintroduce their in-person programming and facilities. Included in phase three are ... Read full article