Martha’s Vineyard

Medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Federal Drug Laws Create Medical Marijuana Conundrum On Martha’s Vineyard

State law requires every county to have a dispensary for medical marijuana, but federal regulations forbid the drug from being transported across U.S. waters.

07/16/2015

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.

07/06/2015

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

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