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Katzen to buy Mad Martha’s

MV Times | April 13, 2021 - 1:24pm

Little House owner Brooks Katzen is buying Mad Martha’s. The business and three associated properties went up for sale late last year for $10.5 million. Patricia Roberts, one of the owners of Mad ... Read full article

Vineyarders and Falmouth take to the track on Senior Day

MV Times | April 12, 2021 - 2:33pm

Martha’s Vineyard hosted Falmouth in an exciting Senior Day track meet Saturday afternoon in Oak Bluffs. The Vineyard girls edged the Clippers by two points, but the Falmouth boys finished eight ... Read full article

Ag Society food drive a ‘total and complete success’

MV Times | April 12, 2021 - 2:14pm

The Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Society held a food drive from noon to 5 pm Saturday. The event was a “total and complete success,” Ag Society president Brian Athearn said. Donations were piled ... Read full article

Worker shortage and ‘crazy’ busy season forecast

MV Times | April 12, 2021 - 1:41pm

On March 31, former President Donald Trump’s ban on foreign workers lapsed. That would seem like a great thing for an Island that relies on those workers, but the prospect of foreign workers coming to ... Read full article

Pumping, excavation underway at Xtra Mart

MV Times | April 12, 2021 - 1:32pm

On Friday and Saturday Drake Petroleum Company gave Tisbury the necessary documentation to proceed with a tank replacement project at the Xtra Mart/Citgo station on Beach Road. The company’s ... Read full article

New fire station ‘a must,’ says chief

MV Times | April 12, 2021 - 11:34am

Chilmark voters are about six weeks away from determining whether to authorize $11.1 million to build a new fire station and a Tri-Town Ambulance headquarters. On May 24, the station will appear as ... Read full article

Vineyarders beat Monomoy, 35-7

MV Times | April 12, 2021 - 8:33am

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) Vineyarders football team got on track in the second half Saturday, improving to 2-2 in the spring season with a convincing 35-7 win over Monomoy ... Read full article

MVC signs off on Hob Knob denial

MV Times | April 9, 2021 - 5:27pm

The Martha’s Vineyard Commission gave a final written decision denying the Hob Knob project. The project was denied in a close, 7-5 vote in February, after several public hearings and multiple ... Read full article

Right Fork Diner will not reopen

MV Times | April 9, 2021 - 2:16pm

After 15 years, the Right Fork Diner, the popular Katama Airfield eatery, will not reopen this year. Speaking to The Times by phone Friday, diner owner Jamie Langley said she will not be submitting a ... Read full article

Initiative seeks to tackle food waste

MV Times | April 9, 2021 - 2:08pm

In response to the environmental and financial costs of exporting food waste off-Island, the Food Waste Initiative is advocating for investment in local composting infrastructure. In a virtual chat ... Read full article