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Not your garden variety prank

MV Times | April 1, 2021 - 11:12am

Drive by the Howes House Up-Island Council On Aging across from Alley’s General Store on any given April Fools’ Day, and you may see something curious — daffodils in full bloom. Don’t be ... Read full article

O.B. joins state in SUP land taking

MV Times | April 1, 2021 - 10:08am

Oak Bluffs plans to take land from Eastville homeowners to facilitate a shared-use path (SUP) project. The land taking will come in addition to land the commonwealth intends to take in furtherance of ... Read full article

SSA offers priority passage for vaccine appointments

MV Times | April 1, 2021 - 9:53am

Beginning April 1, the Steamship Authority is treating vaccine appointments the same as medical appointments for Vineyard residents traveling off-Island. Residents traveling off-Island will have to ... Read full article

MVRHS teachers highlight women, gender education

MV Times | March 31, 2021 - 3:00pm

Teachers at Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) are highlighting the importance of inclusive education by bringing a diverse range of female authors, artists, and historical figures into ... Read full article

Egg hunt meant as a pick-me-up

MV Times | March 31, 2021 - 2:10pm

Paula Karol wants to provide a little spring fun by placing more than 75 papier-mâché Easter eggs filled with her homemade candy around the Island for folks to go out and find.  Karol, a dermatologist ... Read full article

Longtime Chilmark resident Emmett Carroll dies

MV Times | March 31, 2021 - 2:08pm

Updated Marshall Emmett Carroll Jr. recently passed away. He was 77 years old. A graveside service was held Tuesday at Abel’s Hill Cemetery. A complete obituary is expected in the coming days.  ... Read full article

RODA says it’s being ignored

MV Times | March 30, 2021 - 3:38pm

With America’s first industrial scale offshore wind farm poised to receive final approval from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), fishermen continue to have reservations about potential ... Read full article

New camera to count herring at Lagoon Pond

MV Times | March 30, 2021 - 2:11pm

A new underwater camera was installed at the Lagoon Pond herring run Tuesday to help gather data on herring populations. The fish counter camera sits inside a metal box shaped like a Tetris piece, ... Read full article

Jamieson advances to top 24 on ‘American Idol’

MV Times | March 30, 2021 - 6:16am

Colin Jamieson, the Bay State singer with ties to Martha’s Vineyard, has made it to the top 24 of this season of “American Idol.” Jamieson wowed the judges in the Showstopper round with his ... Read full article

Cell tower case against MVC, AT&T dismissed

MV Times | March 29, 2021 - 5:40pm

Updated March 30 In a 36-page ruling Superior Court Judge Paul Wilson dismissed a lawsuit brought by Dana and Robert Strayton against the Martha’s Vineyard Commission and AT&T over the lawfulness ... Read full article