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Lambert’s Cove Road will remain closed at Smith Brook

MV Times | January 30, 2020 - 12:36pm

Tisbury has made progress in addressing sinkholes and a failing culvert where Smith Brook passes beneath Lambert’s Cove Road. However, the work is not finished and Tisbury selectmen have decided to ... Read full article

Beach Road Weekend approved for July

MV Times | January 29, 2020 - 6:54pm

Updated Jan. 31 The three-day music festival in Vineyard Haven known as Beach Road Weekend is moving to July. On Wednesday, Jan. 29, selectmen unanimously approved moving the festival to July 24, 25, ... Read full article

Girls travel basketball heads to Cape league playoffs

MV Times | January 29, 2020 - 3:08pm

A lot can change in a year, and no one knows that better than the Martha’s Vineyard girls travel basketball team. The team, made up of a determined group of seventh and eighth graders, finished in the ... Read full article

Peter Temple left his mark on Island nonprofits

MV Times | January 28, 2020 - 1:32pm

Peter Temple, a nonprofit stalwart and dedicated planning board member, retired from his post as executive director at the Martha’s Vineyard Nonprofit Collaborative (MVNC) at the end of last month, ... Read full article

Three more candidates seek SSA board post

MV Times | January 28, 2020 - 1:16pm

Updated Jan. 28 There are three more candidates looking to represent the Island on the Steamship Authority board, bringing the total to seven, with an eighth kicking the tires on filing an application ... Read full article

Loberg: Meeting agenda was ‘mistake’

MV Times | January 28, 2020 - 1:12pm

Melinda Loberg, chair of the Tisbury board of selectmen, says the posting of a specific agenda while board members were at a convention in Boston over the weekend was a mistake. Loberg said the agenda ... Read full article

Pam Dolby joins Edgartown ZBA

MV Times | January 28, 2020 - 12:27pm

Selectmen appointed former town administrator Pam Dolby to the zoning board of appeals. “She knows the bylaws backwards and front,” selectman Arthur Smadbeck said. “She knows the town,” selectman ... Read full article

MVRHS indoor track girds for C&I championships

MV Times | January 28, 2020 - 12:20pm

Peter Burke finished second in the mile run on Saturday at the prestigious Massachusetts State Track Coaches Association (MSTCA) Invitational at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston. It was a day when ... Read full article

Dr. Barbara Krause, MVH physician, dies at 64

MV Times | January 27, 2020 - 4:07pm

A physician at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital (MVH), Dr. Barbara Krause, died on Sunday, Jan. 26, at the age of 64, after returning from Florida where she had been vacationing with family. Krause started ... Read full article

Barnes 104th pilots conducts flyovers of MV

MV Times | January 27, 2020 - 3:56pm

The 104th Fighter Wing of Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield, conducted flyover drills above Martha’s Vineyard on Tuesday. The jets could be heard flying over the Island at about 2 pm Tuesday ... Read full article