Dukes County Newswire (Page 3)

Dukes County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dukes County, MA. (Page 3)

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  1. Dukes County Register of Deeds is a two-way raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Register of Deeds candidates Martina Thornton, right, and Paulo DeOliveira, left, met for a discussion with the public on Saturday at the Oak Bluffs Library. - Ralph Stewart On Tuesday, Nov. 8, voters will decide who will replace Dianne Powers, Dukes County Register of Deeds, who announced she would retire with two years remaining in her six-year term after 22 years in office.

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  2. Joanie Jenkinson retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... We'd never know that something happened. She resolved it herself," he said. Noted dog lover and retiring Dukes County register of deeds Dianne Powers was there to honor her friend, and saw a silver lining in both retirements: "Finally, we're going ...

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  3. Oak Bluffs: Trucking M.V.Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... of Grace and Those Who Serve." All are welcome and are asked to bring a vegetarian sack lunch. The County of Dukes County now is providing social services support for Island residents. Every Tuesday through Friday from 9 am to 1 pm or by ...

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  4. Joanie Jenkinson retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... We'd never know that something happened. She resolved it herself," he said. Noted dog lover and retiring Dukes County register of deeds Dianne Powers was there to honor her friend, and saw a silver lining in both retirements: "Finally, we're going ...

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  5. Homelessness strikes 64 Martha's Vineyard residents this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Association, a group which opened two churches to the homeless last winter; the Island Housing Trust (IHT); the Dukes County Regional Housing Authority (DCRHA); Dukes County manager Martina Thornton; Dukes County associate commissioner on the ...

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  6. Supporting DeOliveiraRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    I'm a clerk at the Dukes County Registry of Deeds, and I am passionately supporting Paulo DeOliveira, who is running for Register of Deeds and is currently the assistant register. Paulo is the most patient person I've ever met.

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  7. Gone fishin': A search for brook trout on Marthaa s Vineyard brings hidden rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... what he saw at Mill Brook: "In no place, however, do we remember to have seen them in such abundance as in Dukes County, upon Martha's Vineyard. It was here in the month of November last, and of course in their spawning time; while returning home ...

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  8. Edgartown will sell three half-acre lots in housing lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... else's income. Household income for applicants cannot exceed 150 percent of the area median income (AMI) for Dukes County. For two people, that's a combined income ceiling of $101,550. Town water and electric are included in the purchase price. The ...

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  9. Equine-assisted therapy in West Tisbury provides new benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... veterans' program at Rising Tide. There are about 400 veterans on Martha's Vineyard, based on an estimate from Dukes County director of veteran services Jo Ann Murphy told The Times, the Vineyard is considered a "low service area" for them. Veterans ...

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  10. Phillips Hardware building retooling goes before MVCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... and moderate-income housing. Oak Bluffs is at 5.6 percent, according to the 2015 housing inventory done by the Dukes County Regional Housing Authority (DCRHA). "40B takes quite a bit of time," Mr. Sullivan said. "Our hope is that in April, there ...

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  11. Saudade: News from and for the Brazilian community/ Not cias de e...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... buy and find simple ways to create a more trash-free Island. The festival's educational programs, sponsored by Dukes County and Cronig's Markets, will feature talks with local educators from the Martha's Vineyard Refuse District and SEMASS, and ...

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  12. Provisional license issued for marijuana dispensary on Martha's VineyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Geoffrey Rose plans to open a medical marijuana dispensary in the former Up-Island Paint and Tool building in West Tisbury, shown in this file photo, under the name Patient Centric MV. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health Monday issued a provisional license to Patient Centric of Martha's Vineyard to operate a registered marijuana dispensary in Dukes County.

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  13. Towns begin construction of housing production planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... 7,953 total housing units, an average of 5.2 percent, according to numbers developed by the MVC. According to Dukes County Regional Housing Authority executive director David Vigneault, at least 200 applicants are on his agency's waitlist. At Morgan ...

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  14. Dorothy (Stuhler) WordenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... children, who were raised on Main Street, Edgartown. Her first years of married life were spent as matron at Dukes County Jail. Ten years later, the family moved two houses up Main Street to the Crowell homestead. Many summer days Dorothy could be ...

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  15. This Was Then: The Pawnee HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... had moved in with new boyfriends: Worcester realtor (and ex-con) Samuel Elliott, and the deputy sheriff of Dukes County, John Vinson. The furious Mr. Dickson recruited Caleb Smith (brother of both women) and a gang of their friends, and during the ...

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  16. Samuel Bailey Norton Jr.Read the original story

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... and Incom. In his lifetime he held many roles, not all limited to his work. He served as president of the Dukes County Historical Society (now Martha's Vineyard Museum), commodore of the Edgartown Yacht Club, member of the marine advisory committee ...

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  17. Dukes County voters choose Ogden for sheriff, DeOliveira for register in primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Ninth District representative in U.S. Congress, First District councillor, state senator, state representative, Dukes County sheriff, Dukes County registrar of deeds, and seven Dukes County commissioners. In the race for the office of Register of ...

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  18. In early results, Tisbury picks Ogden for sheriff, DeOliveira for registerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    In two of the local Island races, the early and still unofficial count from Tisbury favors Robert Ogden for Dukes County Sheriff and Paulo DeOliveira for Dukes County Register of Deeds. In a four-way race for the Registry of Deeds top spot, Mr. DeOliveira received 547 votes, Laura Hairston 33, Candace Nichols 145 and Eve Vincent 106.

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  19. Oak Bluffs Police nab burglar in wild crime spree, dog paintingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Regan shouted obscenities at the police. Later, while being transported to a cruiser for transportation to the Dukes County Jail, he continued his tirade, and attempted to fight and spit at officers. The report said that because it was Labor Day ...

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  20. Register of Deeds primary contest is a four-way raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Next week, voters will choose from among four candidates on the Democratic slate who seek to replace Dianne Powers, Dukes County Register of Deeds, who announced she would retire with two years remaining in her six-year term after 22 years in office. There are no Republicans candidates.

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