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Dupon pleads guilty in Hall vehicular death

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 4:00pm

Zachary Dupon, 26, pleaded guilty to motor vehicle homicide by reckless operation in Edgartown District Court Friday. Judge Benjamin Barnes, after hearing emotional victim impact statements read on ... Read full article

Fire destroys Edgartown pool cabana

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 3:11pm

The Edgartown Fire Department responded to an early-morning structure fire at 52 Fuller St. The building that caught fire was a pool cabana. The Edgartown firefighters vacated the occupants from the ... Read full article

Norton Point gets soft reopening

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 1:03pm

Updated 2:20 pm While only mustering light rain and strong winds, Tropical Storm Henri’s pounding surf made an impact at Norton Point Beach. As a result, Norton Point Beach was temporarily closed to ... Read full article

Edgartown awarded CZM grant

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 1:01pm

The Trustees of Reservations will partner with Edgartown on a coastal resilience project through a $240,674 grant from the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs’ (EEA) Office of Coastal ... Read full article

A hearty cloud

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 12:54pm

Sometimes all it takes is a fluffy sign in the sky.  In a moment of hopeful pareidolia while swimming at Eastville Beach Thursday evening, Martha’s Vineyard Hospital president and CEO Denise Schepici ... Read full article

Islanders Write event canceled

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 9:57am

Islanders Write, the annual festival about the art and business of writing scheduled for Sept. 17-19, has been canceled. “When the MV Times and MV Arts & Ideas Magazine decided to hold Islanders ... Read full article

Sing for Haiti

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 9:35am

The Freedom Choir, a choir group that uses the power of voice to bring communities together and support each other, is hosting an online sing on Friday, August 27, at 7 pm to benefit victims of the ... Read full article

MVC closes Mill Square public hearing

MV Times | August 27, 2021 - 9:30am

Updated 2:55 pm  The Martha’s Vineyard Commission closed out the public hearing for a historic demolition at 19 Mill Square Road in Oak Bluffs. The property owner seeks to demolish an existing ... Read full article

Camp investigation: No motive in strap incident

MV Times | August 26, 2021 - 8:56pm

A report from the Chilmark Town Affairs Council (CTAC), the body that governs a summer camp at the Chilmark Community Center where two white boys are accused of wrapping a tent strap around the neck ... Read full article

Flags go missing

MV Times | August 26, 2021 - 1:57pm

UPDATED Aug. 27 Several American flags at homes on Morse Street in Edgartown have gone missing.  According to Edgartown Det. Curtis Chandler, the flags were last seen Saturday night.  Additionally an ... Read full article