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  1. Martha's Vineyard's Renaissance Presents Hosts Poetry...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Massachusetts. "Rich Michelson is one of the more charming and affable residents of the camp grounds in Oak Bluffs. You can sit on his porch and hear him tell fascinating stories of all ilk. Funny, opinionated and well informed, Rich can talk to ...

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  2. Richard H. SantosRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... ar in another edition of this paper. Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs. Visit ccgfuneralhome.com for online guest book and information.

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  3. Oak Bluffs downtown rebootgains momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Possible improvements to the North Bluff area include creating a small park, adding shade trees, and installing wayfaring signage and an information booth. - Photo courtesy of Horsley Witten Group It's a rare occurrence when a public hearing in Oak Bluffs, or in any town on the Island, ends with a robust round of applause from a packed house.

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  4. All rentals are not created equalRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... larger than the business zone, the fire department must be located close to downtown. History in both Tisbury and Oak Bluffs illustrates how a fire can spread so quickly when buildings are built beside one another, and we must have all the equipment ...

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  5. A fall and a thank-youRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    It was a beautiful Monday afternoon, the first day of June. My mailbox was empty, so I departed the Oak Bluffs Post Office for a quick stop at Reliable Market.

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  6. A sweet homecomingRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    We, the parents and families of MV United U18 soccer team, would like to send a huge thank-you to the Oak Bluffs Police Department and ambulances that gave the MV United U18 soccer team a fantastic welcome home after winning the state championship soccer title on Sunday! We were originally told no by the Fire Department, because they were not a school team, which was very disturbing, as every one of these boys played on the high school team. In the high school season, they came up a bit short, so they were even more determined to win this title.

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  7. Dukes County Commission, advisory board approve $1.6 million budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... commissioners signed, and which prohibited their involvement in airport affairs, mean something. On Wednesday, Oak Bluffs selectman and CAB member Walter Vail said he didn't believe the bodies should vote to approve the airport budget, which is ...

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  8. Unacceptable behaviorRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Shopping in Oak Bluffs is a fun experience, but on Friday, June 26, a horrible incident happened to me and another shopper in a retail store on Circuit Avenue. While we were shopping in the store, a song was playing, the lyrics of which were replete with cursing and the "N" word.

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  9. This was then: Fred JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Charles "Fred" James , left, and friend share drinks on the Tivoli platform in Oak Bluffs. Mr. James was a very familiar figure on Circuit Avenue at the turn of the 20th century.

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  10. How hard could it be when it'stime to make the doughnuts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... any more than, say, a brownie from SoignA . For many years now, word has been out that Back Door Donuts in Oak Bluffs dispenses these goodies, if you know where to show up and at what time. My mission: To appear through the front door of the MV ...

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  11. Gordon Raymond LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... town of Wilbraham, and with a partner, Dick Swain, began Suburban Forestry Service. Dick Swain had a house in the Oak Bluffs Campground, and introduced Gordy and Aloha to Martha's Vineyard. It was love at first sight, and the family, with their ...

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  12. Ahoy mates! Pirate Adventuresis underway in Oak BluffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    The Dockside complex in Oak Bluffs hosts a number of familiar Island businesses such as Hy-Line Cruises and Coop de Ville restaurant. However, a recent investigation by the Times has discovered an unlikely addition to the waterfront commercial property's tenant roster: a nest of pirates.

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  13. Gone fishin': A fisherman weighs the reel optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... yards of 80-pound braid - that means you could fight a fish off East Chop while sitting on the Lookout's porch in Oak Bluffs, more than one-third of a mile away. For many years, Van Staal was the name most associated with high-end reels. Now they ...

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  14. Carolyn White SpenglerRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... a donation to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements are under the care of Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs. Visit ccgfuneralhome.com for online guest book and information.

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  15. Flooding at Five Corners, BeachRoad slows traffic; lightningstrike reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... and the Lagoon drawbridge due to flooding. There are no reports of closures. Communications asked firefighters in Oak Bluffs to investigate a report of two possible lightning strikes in Oak Bluffs. There was no confirmation that a house was struck.

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  16. Join Martha's Vineyard's Renaissance House July 4 for Reading of Frederick Douglass Speech on BeachRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PR Log

    ... of Frederick Douglass' historic 1852 speech "What Does the Fourth of July Mean to the Negro?" on Inkwell Beach in Oak Bluffs on Saturday, July 4 at 12:00noon. The reading is followed by a free potluck lunch. "We're calling for voices from preteens ...

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  17. Renaissance House Presents Poets Afaa Michael Weaver and Rich Michelson July 3 in Martha's VineyardRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | PR Log

    ... Massachusetts. "Rich Michelson is one of the more charming and affable residents of the camp grounds in Oak Bluffs. You can sit on his porch and hear him tell fascinating stories of all ilk. Funny, opinionated and well informed, Rich can talk to ...

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  18. Islanders Play a Different Game of Rings at the Flying Horses in Oak BluffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | WGBH

    This season marks the 140th for the Flying Horses, the oldest operating carousel in the country, and a major attraction in Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard. The carousel has a special feature that has mesmerized generations of riders: a ring-dispensing arm.

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  19. Photos by vincent de witt for the boston globe Quincy group buys Vineyard property for $5.2mRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Boston.com

    ... of JJ Manning Auctioneers of Yarmouthport, at the start of an auction of a 20-lot, mostly undeveloped parcel in Oak Bluffs on Friday. A group of Quincy developers, headed by Paul Adamson, who owns Shenannigans Irish Pub & Restaurant in South Boston, ...

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  20. Futures League Roundup: Bravehearts, Dirt Dawgs fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Sharks 10, Bravehearts 5: Alex Sanchez, Mike Coggeshall and Logan Brown each had two hits, but Worcester fell short at the Shark Tank in Oak Bluffs. The Bravehearts struck first after two were out in the first, as Sanchez doubled, and Coggeshall followed with an RBI single.

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