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Internal Audit Released for Oak Bluffs Detective

Fri, 16 Nov 2018 18:04:03 +0000

An internal investigation that resulted in the dismissal last week of a longtime Oak Bluffs detective offers new details of the circumstances leading up to his termination, including the revelation that kilograms of cocaine had been delivered to a tenant in his Falmouth home.

Kelly Klaren Signs Letter of Intent to Play Tennis at Merrimack College

Fri, 16 Nov 2018 17:19:55 +0000

A signing ceremony was held at Vineyard Youth Tennis where Kelly Klaren was surrounded by family, friends, coaches and teammates.

Oak Bluffs Rejects Spending, Throwing New Town Hall Into Limbo Again

Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:40:03 +0000

At a special election Thursday, Oak Bluffs voters defeated a debt exclusion question for an additional $1.3 million to build a new town hall.

Selectmen Terminate 23-Year Veteran of Police Department

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:40:21 +0000

Det. James T. Morse was terminated last Friday for what police called a misuse of the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information Services system.

Roots Run Deep for Island Cup; Game Returns Saturday

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:32:19 +0000

The annual Island Cup football rivalry between Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket is set to return this weekend, a year after it was cancelled for only the second time in its long history.

Dragging for Gold, Bay Scallopers Navigate Seasonal Ebb and Flow

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:06:56 +0000

It’s November, and that means bay scallop season has arrived on the Vineyard. But by most accounts, it will be an average to poor year for scalloping, both up Island and down.

Oak Bluffs Landmark Slated for Possible Demolition

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:02:22 +0000

The Cottage City historic district commission this week took a first look at a plan to demolish and rebuild a dilapidated building that abuts the landmark Flying Horses Carousel.

Land Bank Revenues: Nov. 9

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:48:40 +0000

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank reported revenues of $202,837 for the business week ending on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.

Menemsha Harbor Improvements Top Warrant for Special Town Meeting

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:38:28 +0000

Funding for Menemsha harbor improvements, town staff training and designs for the use of land behind the town landfill are all set to come before Chilmark voters at a special town meeting Monday evening.

Harriet Hickie

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:32:46 +0000

Harriet Hickie Harriet D. (Greene) Hickie of Kingston, formerly of Martha’s Vineyard, died on Nov. 11. Born in North Tisbury on July 15, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Louis M. and Zelma (Adams) Greene. She was educated in Tisbury and was a graduate of Tisbury High School. She was a lifelong resident of the Vineyard where she enjoyed bird watching and gardening.

She was the wife of the late William Wesley Hickie and the mother of Kathleen Glinos of Philippi, W.Va. and Plymouth and Thomas L. Hickie of Marshfield. She was the sister of Everel Black of Edgartown, grandmother of five and great-grandmother of 11.

Private services will be held at a later date. Memorial donations in her name may be made to The Arc of South Norfolk Day Habilitation, 289 Clapboardtree street, Westwood, MA 02090. Online condolences may be made at

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