Martha’s Vineyard

Rescuers work to free a whale entangled near Martha's Vineyard (CCS image under NOAA permit # 18786)

Entangled Minke Whale Freed South Of Martha’s Vineyard

A 15-foot minke whale was rescued 40 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard Sunday after being entangled in fishing gear for three days.

16 hours ago

Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination. (Photo credit GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

Unvaccinated Child Diagnosed With Measles On Martha’s Vineyard

The child was visiting from out of state, and received the diagnosis at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on June 17.

06/22/2015

Officer Jeffrey Trudel Rescued a baby deer that was stuck in traffic. (Image Credit: Edgartown Police Department)

Edgartown Police Officer Rescues Baby Deer From Traffic

An Edgartown police officer rescued a baby deer from traffic.

06/19/2015

A male is rescued after a hole caved in at an Edgartown beach (Edgartown Police photo)

Man Rescued From Sand Collapse On Martha’s Vineyard Beach

Rescue crews used shovels and a backhoe to dig a person out of a collapsed hole on Martha’s Vineyard.

06/04/2015

Gay Head Lighthouse. (Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Historic Gay Head Lighthouse Completes 135-Foot Move

A historic Martha’s Vineyard lighthouse arrived at its new location on Saturday after a painstaking 135-foot move from the edge of an eroding cliff.

05/30/2015

The Gay Head Lighthouse on Martha's Vineyard. (Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Martha’s Vineyard Lighthouse Being Moved Inland

The $3 million effort to move the Gay Head Lighthouse would prevent the 160-year-old structure from tumbling down the rapidly-eroding cliffside.

05/28/2015

The F-15's flew over Boston around 8:45 a.m. Thursday morning. (WBZ-TV)

F-15’s Flyover Captures Attention Of Boston, Eastern Massachusetts

People across the city and eastern Massachusetts looked up in the beautiful fall sky Thursday morning and caught a rare – and loud – sight.

11/13/2014

Authorities are looking for the owner of this boat that washed ashore on Martha's Vineyard on Friday night. (Courtesy: U.S. Coast Guard)

Owner Of Boat That Washed Up On Martha’s Vineyard Located

The boat had mysteriously washed up on shore with nobody on it on Friday night.

08/30/2014

President Barack Obama and oldest daughter Malia return to the White House on August 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. The president is taking a break from his vacation in Martha's Vineyard to attend a series of meetings at the White House. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Leaves Martha’s Vineyard For Rare Vacation Break

EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama is getting off the island. In a rare move for him, the president took a break in the middle of his Martha’s Vineyard vacation to return to Washington […]

08/18/2014

US President Barack Obama makes a statement on the situation in Iraq on Martha's Vineyard on August 11, 2014. (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Interrupts Vacation For Statement On Iraq

President Obama interrupted his vacation on Martha’s Vineyard to praise the appointment of a new prime minister in Iraq.

08/11/2014

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