Dukes County Newswire (Page 5)

Dukes County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dukes County, MA. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 85 of 153 in Dukes County, MA

  1. Islander creates shelter in a stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... asking why there were no warming shelters here," he said. "There's very little help from the public sector. Dukes County used to allocate $5,000 a year for emergency housing. I think it's down to $1,000 now. Dukes County also seems to be the only ...

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  2. Marthaa s Vineyard prepares for winter storm a oeStellaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... fast; high winds, and some coastal flooding. The National Weather Service expired the winter storm warning for Dukes County, but states that the Island could see 2 to 4 inches of wet snow. The biggest hazard may come with high winds, forecast to be ...

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  3. Editorial: Failing emergency servicesRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... this on the backs of people who wear a bunch of hats or are volunteers, or both. Chuck Cotnoir at the county [Dukes County emergency manager] has done a ton of work over the years, pretty much for free. You need that steady hand, a paid professional ...

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  4. Violence against women, children, and other men is the target of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    From left, Middlesex County Sheriff Peter J. Kourtoujian, Hanna Halperin, Isadora Brito, and Sheriff Bob Ogden celebrate White Ribbon Flag Day, which spreads awareness of men's violence toward women, children, and other men. - Courtesy Bob Ogden A monthlong, statewide campaign to raise awareness about violence against women, as well as all other sorts of gender-based violence, began March 1. Dukes County Sheriff Robert W. Ogden joined forces with Middlesex County Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian to mark Raise a White Ribbon Flag Day, whose message is, "We do not tolerate or condone men's violence toward women, children, or other men."

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  5. Concerns About Visa Workers; Toddler Killed by TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | WGBH

    ... Times; Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner; and Barry Stringfellow of the Martha's Vineyard Times. The Dukes County courthouse doesn't have a properly-functioning fire alarm system, which means an employee is on fire watch. Among the stories they ...

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