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New COVID-19 case was individual test off-Island

MV Times | September 14, 2020 - 5:38pm

The Martha’s Vineyard boards of health confirmed a new positive case of COVID-19 Monday from an individual that was tested off-Island. The boards have health have confirmed another case bringing the ... Read full article


Trustees have another month to leave Katama Farm

MV Times | September 14, 2020 - 2:53pm

The Trustees of Reservations were given another month to put its affairs in order and leave the Katama Farm after Edgartown severed its lease with the organization following a dispute over the use of ... Read full article


Penelope wins the Moffett

MV Times | September 14, 2020 - 2:19pm

On Saturday, Sept. 12, Mo Flam took first place out of 29 contenders in the 43rd annual Moffett Race. The win, aboard his Alerion 28, Penelope, capped off a great season for the commodore of the ... Read full article


MVRHS officials approve Island-based fall sports season

MV Times | September 14, 2020 - 1:24pm

Updated Sept. 15 The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) committee voted at Monday night’s meeting to approve the health and wellness committee’s recommendation to hold intramural-only ... Read full article


Vineyard establishes its own farm bureau

MV Times | September 14, 2020 - 1:07pm

Updated Martha’s Vineyard farmers, both terrestrial and aquatic, have seceded from the Cape and Islands Farm Bureau and established the Martha’s Vineyard Farm Bureau.  In Zoom and email voting earlier ... Read full article


Vineyard to establishes its own farm bureau

MV Times | September 14, 2020 - 1:07pm

Updated Martha’s Vineyard farmers, both terrestrial and aquatic, have seceded from the Cape and Islands Farm Bureau and established the Martha’s Vineyard Farm Bureau.  In Zoom and email voting earlier ... Read full article


Aquinnah bingo hall has federal hearing

MV Times | September 14, 2020 - 12:57pm

The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) and the town of Aquinnah squared off in a remote hearing before the First Circuit Court of Appeals Monday morning over whether the tribe’s proposed bingo ... Read full article


John Early, master builder and civic stalwart, dies at 74

MV Times | September 12, 2020 - 11:21am

John Early, a former West Tisbury selectman and a longtime master builder, died Friday from complications related to Parkinson’s disease, according to his sister, Alice Early. He was 74. John ... Read full article


Two new cases at TestMV site

MV Times | September 11, 2020 - 5:45pm

There were two new cases of COVID-19 reported at the TestMV site Friday bringing the week’s total to four new cases at that site, according to a report issued by the Island’s boards of health Friday. ... Read full article


MVC forms wildfire committee

MV Times | September 11, 2020 - 2:32pm

Following concerns brought forth by commissioner Christine Todd, the Martha’s Vineyard Commission (MVC) opted to form a wildfire committee. The committee will lobby state officials to better manage ... Read full article