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West Tisbury, Massachusetts is located in Dukes County. Zip codes in West Tisbury, MA include 02575, and 02568. More West Tisbury information.

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13 hrs ago | Vineyard Gazette Online

Public Record of Cases Heard in Edgartown District Court

Benjamin M. Knight, 35, of Edgartown, will not be prosecuted on May 26 charges in Edgartown of negligent operation of a motor vehicle, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and disorderly conduct. Brett C. Geddis, 24, of Edgartown, arraigned on a Sept.

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17 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

Still Point: a landscape and art collaboration

Nature became art, and art intertwined with nature, during Still Point , a magical landscape and performance experience last Friday and Sunday. The public was invited to witness the unique installation/performance on a serenely beautiful property in West Tisbury during two guided tours.

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19 hrs ago | Vineyard Gazette Online

Island-Wide Flu Clinic

The Island Boards of Health in conjunction with the Martha's Vineyard Hospital, the VNA of Cape Cod and the Wampanoag Tribal Health Services and their community partners are sponsoring a flu clinic at the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to noon. The clinic is open to anyone 6 months of age or older.

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Yesterday | Vineyard Gazette Online

Arnold Rabin Play, One Time Only

The West Tisbury library hosts a one-time performance of Arnold Rabin's new play, What do people talk about when they have nothing to say? on Saturday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. The play involves two couples and the issues they deal with in their marriages.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Libraries Report Circulation on the Increase

Reading is alive and well on the Vineyard, librarians agreed this week, as they reviewed circulation numbers that show material lending is trending upwards across the Island. Circulation spiked 36 per cent at both the Edgartown and the Oak Bluffs libraries over the previous fiscal year.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

The One That Got Away: A World-Record

On that Thursday although I knew that the bonito were off Cape Pogue, the north wind in the early morning made it too rough for my boat, a 14-foot aluminum skiff. So I decided to hit the surf, and was skunked at dawn.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

Designing Futures, One Stitch at a Time

Recently, on a hot morning in the woods of West Tisbury, Nettie Kent emerged from her studio. On her fingers were an assortment of rings, including an antique engagement ring from her fiance Colin.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Bell Tolls for First Fish as Derby Begins

Three bluefish, a nice bass plus an albie and a bonito all crossed the scale Sunday morning, and the 69th annual Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby was under way. At 8 a.m. the wooden doors of the small fishing shack on Edgartown harbor slid open, welcoming the first catches.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Enduring Book Sale

Each summer, for over 54 years, the Vineyard community has made it possible for the Friends of the West Tisbury Library to raise money in support of our library. This August, we sold $21,000 worth of books.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

Jeanne Ogden Named Savings Bank Vice President

Martha's Vineyard Savings Bank has hired Island resident Jeanne Ogden as the bank's new vice president, head of residential lending. According to a press release Monday from the bank, Ms.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

West Tisbury Representative to MVC Resigns

Brian Smith brings down the gavel at the final public hearing on Stop & Shop expansion plans last spring. Mr. Smith stepped down from the MVC this week, citing personal and business reasons.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

The Martha's Vineyard Times

Nine artists, 15 years

The artists, from left to right: Lyn Hinds, Hermine Hull, Ruth Kirchmeier, Liz Taft, Leslie Baker and Wendy Weldon. Missing were Claire Chalfoun, Jeanne Staples and Nancy Furino.

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The Martha's Vineyard Times

West Tisbury policeman James Neville promoted to sergeant

Celebrating Sergeant Jim Neville's promotion are, from left, mother Judith Malone-Neville, wife Rachel Neville, mother-in-law Barbara Paciello, and father Jack Neville. West Tisbury selectmen approved the promotion of patrolman James Neville to the position of sergeant at their meeting on Wednesday, September 3. Mr. Neville, the father of five children, has been a member of the West Tisbury police force for six years, He spent 10 years with the Dukes County Sheriffs Department, where he attained the rank of captain, and served as an officer for the town of Aquinnah for three years.

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The Martha's Vineyard Times

365 days of Vineyard Colors photos at West Tisbury library

Vineyard seasons, colors, weather, houses, animals, birds, and boats - Moira Fitzgerald and Yann Meersseman have photographed them all, and plenty of other Vineyard subjects, for Vineyard Colors, a photo project they started in September 2010. The West Tisbury library will display 365 of their handsome and evocative images, in a two-floor exhibit, throughout the month of September.

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The Martha's Vineyard Times

Martha's Vineyard mostlyfollowed statewide voting trends.

Election results on Martha's Vineyard mirrored statewide results for the most part in Tuesday's primary election, which saw light turnout across the Island and the state. In the race for the Democratic nomination for governor, Martha Coakley carried Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, and Tisbury.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Brightening Vineyard Smiles

The dental hygiene initiative began in 2005 with a community oral health needs assessment, and has expanded to include services for those 20 years and older. There are income qualifying guidelines of $29,184 for a one-person household; $39,336 for a two-person household, and $49,476 for a three-person household.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Discovery Channel to Film at West Tisbury Dumptique

An unlikely location will serve as the backdrop for one episode in a new Discovery Channel TV series set to film on Martha's Vineyard next month. At their meeting Wednesday, the West Tisbury selectmen heard the cable network's plan to film for about an hour inside the recycling shed at the West Tisbury landfill, also called the Dumptique.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

Brioche and a Second Chance for Injured Mill Pond Cygnet

West Tisbury animal control officer Joan Jenkinson knows this; she feeds the birds on the pond twice a day. She makes sure to bring brioche for the pond's resident swans, Bob and Bobette, and their cygnets.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Martha's Vineyard Times

Minding Your MV P's & Q's: Stop Talking & Beach Plum Poaching

Bemused readers ask novelist Nicole Galland for her take on navigating the precarious social landscape that comes with living on the Vineyard. Nicole, who grew up in West Tisbury, is known locally as the co-founder of Shakespeare For The Masses at the Vineyard Playhouse.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Vineyard Voters Go to the Polls Tuesday for State Primary

The fall 2014 election season begins in earnest next week, as Vineyarders join voters statewide in going to the polls for the state primary. Polls will be open in all Vineyard towns from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept.

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