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Recruits get real-world training

MV Times | September 29, 2020 - 3:37pm

Island police and fire, with a boost from future police officers, were able to successfully rescue an elderly man who went missing late Monday night. A call reporting an 88-year-old man missing near ... Read full article

Baker announces reopening for low-risk communities

MV Times | September 29, 2020 - 3:16pm

Updated 5:40 pm Beginning Monday, Oct. 5, low risk communities — which include the six Island towns — can transition to step two of phase three of the state’s reopening plan. Speaking at a press ... Read full article

EduComp is closing permanently

MV Times | September 29, 2020 - 3:01pm

EduComp in Vineyard Haven is closing down after serving the Island community for the past 40 years. According to a post Monday on the classic Island art and office supply store’s Facebook page, the ... Read full article

Trump supporter’s house shot at, sign vandalized

MV Times | September 29, 2020 - 2:11pm

A home in Oak Bluffs owned by a man who supports the Trump-Pence ticket recently had a window broken by a BB and a political sign vandalized by undetermined means. David Morris, who lives in the house ... Read full article

Edgartown extends seasonal liquor licenses

MV Times | September 29, 2020 - 1:59pm

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Edgartown selectmen approved extending seasonal liquor licenses to Dec. 15. Rosewater Wine & Spirits owner Julia Tarka brought the original request to selectmen. All ... Read full article

Love in plane sight

MV Times | September 28, 2020 - 3:44pm

Ivan Margolin’s girlfriend, Kate, got quite the surprise on Thursday, Sept. 24, when a plane flying a banner that read “Kate, will you marry me?” traced the horizon in front of her. According to ... Read full article

Nantucket sees jump in COVID-19 cases

MV Times | September 28, 2020 - 3:29pm

Nantucket Cottage Hospital (NCH) has reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 since Friday, according to a statement from the hospital issued Monday. Nantucket officials have linked a cluster of the 19 cases ... Read full article