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‘It takes a village to feed a village’

MV Times | July 27, 2020 - 3:23pm

There’s a whole lot happening at Island Grown Initiative (IGI) these days, both on the farm and behind the scenes. After the pandemic hit, and IGI and the Island Food Pantry merged, the goal of the ... Read full article

Vineyard breaks heat record, cooling shelter opens

MV Times | July 27, 2020 - 2:48pm

Martha’s Vineyard broke a heat record Monday that was set in 2012. As of approximately 1:30 pm Martha’s Vineyard Airport was at 90 degrees, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Torry ... Read full article

Update: hospital, TestMV report new cases

MV Times | July 27, 2020 - 2:47pm

Updated 5:10 pm The Martha’s Vineyard Hospital and TestMV each reported a new case Monday bringing the Island’s total number of confirmed cases to 52. Monday’s new case was the 37th confirmed case for ... Read full article

Bridge crash suspends vehicle on guardrail 

MV Times | July 27, 2020 - 2:20pm

Updated Emergency crews responded to a vehicle stuck on the Lagoon Pond Drawbridge Monday just after 2 pm. There were reports that a woman was trapped inside, but when The Times arrived the vehicle ... Read full article

‘A very different, unique experience’

MV Times | July 26, 2020 - 8:58pm

On Sunday evening, the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School class of 2020 gathered on the fields of the Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Hall for a historic commencement celebration. Clad in the ... Read full article

Pogue triplets excel at MVRHS

MV Times | July 25, 2020 - 12:19pm

Throughout each of their unique and diverse careers at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS), the Pogue triplets have regularly excelled in areas of interest they are most passionate ... Read full article

Boater tears gash in keel; boat sinks

MV Times | July 25, 2020 - 11:51am

Updated July 27 A Marion boater sent out a mayday Tuesday afternoon in Woods Hole after striking Middle Ledge.  The boater was westbound to Buzzards Bay, according to Tow Boat US, Falmouth, owner Mark ... Read full article

State releases school bus guidelines 

MV Times | July 24, 2020 - 3:52pm

Students will be required to wear masks and sit in their own seat aboard school buses this fall, according to fall reopening guidelines released Wednesday. The new guidelines, released as a supplement ... Read full article

Extra $600 in unemployment ends July 31

MV Times | July 24, 2020 - 3:24pm

The $600 weekly unemployment benefit that has been keeping many people financially afloat during the coronavirus pandemic is set to expire on July 31. After millions of Americans began losing their ... Read full article

Hospital reports new case

MV Times | July 24, 2020 - 3:03pm

The Martha’s Vineyard Hospital reported a new case of COVID-19 Friday, bringing their total number of confirmed cases to 36. In total, the hospital has tested 2,549 patients. Of those 2,466 have ... Read full article