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Gosnold detox center will continue to serve Islanders

MV Times | February 4, 2020 - 11:42am

Gosnold, Inc., detox center in Falmouth will continue to offer Islanders detox beds as long as they are assessed by a Vineyard medical center, according to a press release. In an agreement between ... Read full article

Questions raised about MVRHS field project

MV Times | February 4, 2020 - 10:16am

In response to the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School’s submission of phase one of a major track and field project, Oak Bluffs planning board chair Ewell Hopkins said the plan has some gaps that ... Read full article

Military jets to practice above MV again

MV Times | February 4, 2020 - 9:37am

Military pilots from the Barnes 104th Fighter Wing will again practice in the airspace above Martha’s Vineyard from approximately 1 to 3 pm Tuesday. This is the third time that the fighter pilots have ... Read full article

Derby votes to eliminate striper fishing

MV Times | February 3, 2020 - 5:57pm

The Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass & Bluefish Derby is eliminating stripers from the popular tournament. “Because of the obvious significance of the striped bass — to the recreational fishing ... Read full article

O.B. selectmen hold ‘emergency’ meeting with firefighters

MV Times | February 3, 2020 - 3:36pm

Just 24 hours after announcing the resignation of Fire Chief John Rose, Oak Bluffs selectmen held a surprise meeting Saturday afternoon to talk about the department’s future with fire station command ... Read full article

Tisbury deep-sixes sailboat

MV Times | February 3, 2020 - 3:01pm

Tisbury has condemned an abandoned 28-foot sailboat. The vessel was found dragging its anchor last summer, and taken to a temporary mooring, according to harbormaster John Crocker. Subsequently, the ... Read full article

BiodiversityWorks acquires Vineyard ‘forever home’

MV Times | February 3, 2020 - 1:22pm

The Nature Conservancy’s (TNC) former office building on Helen Avenue in Tisbury will become the permanent home base for BiodiversityWorks Center for Wildlife Studies, according to a press release. In ... Read full article

The man behind Main Street Medicinals 

MV Times | February 3, 2020 - 11:57am

Seasonal resident Noah Eisendrath splits his time between Martha’s Vineyard and the Boston area, but he’d like that to change soon.  “I’ve been looking for an excuse to be down here more,” Eisendrath ... Read full article

Tisbury awarded for ‘outstanding’ town report

MV Times | February 3, 2020 - 11:33am

The town of Tisbury — specifically executive assistant Alexandra Kral — took home a first-place award from the Massachusetts Municipal Association for its 2018 annual report. Town administrator Jay ... Read full article

MVRHS girls basketball falls to CCA, Nantucket

MV Times | February 2, 2020 - 2:13pm

The Vineyarder girls varsity basketball team dropped a tough one to a game bunch of Cape Cod Academy Seahawks, 44-40, Friday afternoon at the Sancy Pachico Memorial Gym in Oak Bluffs. CCA brought a ... Read full article