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Carl Walker working for Senesco

MV Times | May 18, 2020 - 2:14pm

Updated May 19   Carl Walker, former Steamship Authority director of maintenance and engineering, now works at Senesco Marine, according to his online résumé. The title of “repair yard marine ... Read full article


After weekend rise, COVID-19 cases hold at 31

MV Times | May 18, 2020 - 12:55pm

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Island remains at 31. In its daily update, the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital reported 25 positive tests, 659 negative tests, and one pending result. There are ... Read full article


State reopens slowly

MV Times | May 18, 2020 - 11:42am

Updated 4:30 pm  Gov. Charlie Baker is moving the state from a stay-at-home advisory to a “safer-at-home” advisory, allowing some construction and manufacturing businesses to reopen amid strict ... Read full article


UPDATED: State reopens slowly

MV Times | May 18, 2020 - 11:42am

Updated 4:30 pm  Gov. Charlie Baker is moving the state from a stay-at-home advisory to a “safer-at-home” advisory, allowing some construction and manufacturing businesses to reopen amid strict ... Read full article


No change in positive COVID-19 tests on Sunday

MV Times | May 17, 2020 - 3:07pm

On Sunday morning, the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital reported 25 positive tests to date, a total unchanged since Saturday, when the hospital reported an additional positive. The Island boards of ... Read full article


Saturday: Island cases increase to 31

MV Times | May 16, 2020 - 4:58pm

On Saturday morning, Martha’s Vineyard Hospital reported one new confirmed positive case of COVID-19. On Friday, in a new breakdown of Island data, the boards of health reported that 26 patients have ... Read full article


MVRHS senior raises money for Save the Children

MV Times | May 16, 2020 - 4:46pm

Linda Borges, a senior at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, is selling sweatshirts online to raise money for the Save the Children Fund. The fund was created to improve the lives of children ... Read full article


Big recognition for local Big Brother, Little Brother

MV Times | May 16, 2020 - 4:43pm

Edgartown Police Officer and Big Brother Zachary Townes and his Little Brother Cayden, 12, were featured this week in the Big Brothers Big Sisters celebration of National Police Week. In May 2019, ... Read full article


Johns Hopkins offers free COVID-19 contact tracing course

MV Times | May 16, 2020 - 4:40pm

A free course offered by Johns Hopkins University through Coursera, an online learning resource hub, provides comprehensive training on COVID-19 contact tracing. Using instructional videos, readings ... Read full article


‘Oyster train’ gives out 18,000 oysters

MV Times | May 16, 2020 - 3:47pm

On what felt like the first true day of summer, hordes of people queued up their cars at the Agricultural Hall in West Tisbury Saturday morning to get a free bag of oysters, courtesy of an anonymous ... Read full article