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  1. PFAS investigation heads eastRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    The Martha's Vineyard Airport is expanding its investigation to the east after detecting contamination on Coffins Field Road. - Google Maps is widening to the east after some elevated levels of per- or polyfluoroalkyl substance were found in private wells on Coffins Field Road in Edgartown, according to the engineer leading the investigation for the airport.

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  2. Airport wants to buy new fire truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Commissioners unanimously approved $696,000 to purchase a new fire truck for the airport rescue fleet. It will replace a 2002 model, airport manager Ann Richart told commissioners.

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  3. MassDEP: Airport doing - good job' with testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Gerard Martin, southeast regional director for the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection , gave a presentation about PFAS. - Gabrielle Mannino Members of the West Tisbury community listen and take notes during Gerard Martin's presentation about per- or polyfluoroalkyl substance .

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  4. West Tisbury: Santa at the stationRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    I'm writing this after attending my favorite event of the whole year, the arrival of Santa Claus at the West Tisbury Fire Station. I still feel the anticipation and excitement I felt as a child.

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  5. West Tisbury resident makes bid for cannabis shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    This building at 24 Cournoyer Road is the location where Wes Nagy has suggested he'd like to open a pot shop. A West Tisbury resident has made a public move toward establishing a recreational marijuana store on Cournoyer Road with a request for a town letter.

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  6. Funding formulas place heavy burden on O.B., TisburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Oak Bluffs and Tisbury selectmen expressed their concern about paying for the majority of the Island's regional services. - Brian Dowd The money needed to operate regional services on the Island has grown steadily for the past few years, placing a heavy burden on down-Island towns, and Oak Bluffs and Tisbury want to see a change.

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  7. Field use was inflatedRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    "), Terry Donahue cited figures for field use at the high school that would indeed call for something other than grass fields. Unfortunately, the numbers he cites are in error, and dramatically inflate the current use of their fields.

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  8. M.V. Playhouse is always in seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Molly Conole, left, and Ken Romero in the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse Wicked Good Musical Revue "Cornucopia." Courtesy of MJ Bruder Munafo.

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  9. Robert Hampton Brown Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Robert Hampton Brown Jr. died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at the age of 70. He had been living with his longtime girlfriend, Jean Lubold, in Millerton, N.Y. She predeceased him by only one month. Born in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 23, 1948, to Robert Hampton Brown Sr. and Josephine Heitmuller Brown Chifari, he is survived by his three children, Jeremiah Brown and his wife Janice Haynes of West Tisbury, and Reuben Brown and Naomi Brown of Vineyard Haven; his ex-wife Lynne Irons; grandsons Michael Maynard, Christian Flanders and his wife Ellie; granddaughter Violet Southwick; great-grandson Zappa Maynard; and his siblings Nancy Lyons of Normal, Ill., Janet Bowman of Coconut Creek, Fla., and Barbara Atwood of Front Royal, Va.

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  10. Testing of wells near airport continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Alex Ranieri, an environmental scientist from Tetra Tech takes a water sample Friday to test whether a private well is contaminated with PFAS. New test results from private wells show that only one of them showed contamination from per- or polyfluoroalkyl substance above the state's health advisory.

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  11. More wells test positive for contamination near airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Domingo Pagan, a resident of a neighborhood south of the airport on Waldron Bottom Road, asks questions about water contamination during Monday's briefing. Three more wells have tested positive for a contaminant found in firefighting foam, including one that's 19 times above the state's health guidelines of 70 parts per trillion, according to Ron Myrick, an engineering consultant with Tetra Tech.

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  12. Voices of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    There's a lot more to holiday music on Martha's Vineyard than canned recordings of "Jingle Bells" and "Silent Night." This season always offers numerous opportunities to enjoy concerts by some of the Island's most talented vocal and instrumental groups.

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  13. Sleigh bells ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    In the picture book Victorian Christmas scene there's always a horse-drawn sleigh racing over snow-covered hills in the moonlight. We might have rain instead of snow, and the air may or may not be frosty, but you can still experience the jingling bells and clomping hooves, creaking harnesses, and the smell of hay this season.

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  14. Oak Bluffs tops West Tisbury in boys hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Nick Rego of Oak Bluffs breaks up the court as West Tisbury's Cam Napior looks for a steal. Ryan Koster trails the play.

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  15. Hunter shot by hunter in State Forest - The Martha's Vineyard TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Last week, a call came into the deer station at the State Forest about an injury to a fellow hunter. - File photo by Ezra Newick An unidentified Rhode Island hunter was shot in the Manuel Correllus State Forest last week by a fellow hunter during a deer drive, according to the Massachusetts Environmental Police, the Dukes County Sheriff's Office, and Edgartown Police.

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  16. Santa Claus is comin' to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Michelle Crabtree, right, of Edgartown, gets her moment with Santa, Gregory Marcella, during The Ritz' Super Sparkly Holiday Extravaganza last year. - Gabrielle Mannino They say Santa's always watching.

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  17. Assessors: Changes in tax status can happenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Chef Deon's use of part of the VFW for a restaurant has resulted in part of the Oak Bluffs building being assessed taxes. - Gabrielle Mannino In Oak Bluffs, for example, the VFW is now being assessed for a portion of its building because it's operating as a restaurant, MacGregor Anderson, the town's assistant assessor, told The Times.

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  18. Ag Society seeks streamlined permitting for eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    A streamlined permitting process for Ag Hall events was the central topic of discussion at the West Tisbury selectmen's meeting. - Rich Saltzberg Members of the Agricultural Society advocated for a more streamlined permitting process for large events held at the Agricultural Hall at a West Tisbury selectmen meeting Wednesday.

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  19. Middle School Hoops tip offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Paige Anderson looks for an Edgartown teammate in the paint, as Grayson Kirk closes in from the left. - Ralph Stewart Charter Charger Ella Luening chases after a loose ball, flanked by Edgartown's Paige Anderson and Jenna Hathaway.

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  20. Library Journal awards West Tisbury library five starsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Library Journal announced the results of the 11th edition of the LJ Index of Public Library Service, and rated the West Tisbury library five stars. According to a press release, the library would like to give a big thank-you to all their patrons for their ongoing support, and to the CLAMS family of libraries for contributing to the ongoing success of the library.

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