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MVRHS boys basketball edges Nantucket, 66-63

MV Times | February 1, 2020 - 6:25pm

The MVRHS boys basketball team fell behind early, then rallied in the second half to defeat rival Nantucket, 66-63, in a Cape and Islands League Atlantic Division clash at the high school on Saturday. ... Read full article


Chief Rose, town part ways 

MV Times | January 31, 2020 - 3:17pm

John Rose has resigned from his job as the Oak Bluffs fire chief. “Chief John Rose and the Oak Bluffs Board of Selectmen have mutually agreed to part ways so that the Fire Department and EMS Services ... Read full article


Commissioner Brathwaite makes bid for SSA board

MV Times | January 31, 2020 - 2:11pm

Updated Feb. 3 Dukes County commissioner Leon Brathwaite has become the eighth candidate seeking the Steamship Authority board seat soon to be vacated by Marc Hanover. Brathwaite said the state Ethics ... Read full article


MVRHS boys hockey tunes up D-Y for eighth win

MV Times | January 31, 2020 - 11:16am

The joy is back.  Senior Hoffie Hearn’s hat trick sparked the Vineyarders varsity boys hockey team to a convincing 6-0 drubbing of Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School on Wednesday at the Martha’s ... Read full article


West Tisbury faces possible Proposition 2½ override

MV Times | January 31, 2020 - 10:43am

The town of West Tisbury is currently facing an approximately $315,000 Proposition 2½ override, according to town administrator Jennifer Rand, who called the town’s budget picture “deplorable.” ... Read full article


Hall seeks to block Yellow House construction

MV Times | January 31, 2020 - 10:32am

Edgartown’s zoning board of appeals is reviewing an appeal, made by Benjamin Hall Jr., operating as Shute Building Realty Trust, of the town’s former building inspector’s decision not to issue a cease ... Read full article


Steamship Authority pitches new task force

MV Times | January 30, 2020 - 4:21pm

Steamship Authority general manager Robert Davis, port council member George Balco, and special counsel Steve Sayers came before Tisbury selectmen Wednesday afternoon to seek support for a task force ... Read full article


M.V. Bank seeks grant applicants

MV Times | January 30, 2020 - 2:41pm

Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation is awarding its first-ever Community Impact Grants, with awards totaling $5,000. Members of the community can nominate a nonprofit that has had particular ... Read full article


MV Bank seeks grant applicants

MV Times | January 30, 2020 - 2:41pm

Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation is awarding its first-ever Community Impact Grants with awards totaling $5,000. Members of the community can nominate a nonprofit that has had particular ... Read full article


Tisbury selectmen support M.V. Shipyard expansion

MV Times | January 30, 2020 - 2:34pm

Tisbury selectmen greenlighted a letter of “strong support” for the Martha’s Vineyard Shipyard $2.5 million project Wednesday night amidst strong pushback from several Island environmental groups. ... Read full article