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  1. George Richard Hinckley III, 68Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    George Richard Hinckley, III, also known as "Captain George", 68, of E. Falmouth and formerly of Oak Bluffs, died on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at Falmouth Hospital after complications of pneumonia. He was the husband of Judith Marie Hinckley.

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  2. Spring Electronics Disposal DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    Sponsored by Brunos Saturday, May 16, 2015 9am-2pm On the Campus of MVCS 111 Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs Off-island disposal in an environmentally friendly way! Recycle your personal or business old and tired: Air conditioners, cell phones, computers, copiers, dehumidifiers, fax machines, microwaves, monitors, laptops, printers, ranges, refrigerators, scanners, stereo equipment, televisions, washers & dryers, etc.

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  3. School Committee approves $140,000 assistant superintendent contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... contract will pay him $140,000 in its first year. The vote was 10 to 3. Mr. Smith is currently principal of the Oak Bluffs School, and was a finalist for the job of superintendent. He will remain at the helm in Oak Bluffs until the end of the school ...

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  4. Oak Bluffs selectmen vote to euthanize German shepherd that killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... enjoyed a lighter moment prior to addressing the serious business of a dog hearing. Photo by Ralph Stewart. Oak Bluffs selectmen took on the somber duty of deciding the fate of a 14-month-old German shepherd named Litchfield at a dangerous-dog ...

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  5. History of inconsiderationRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    The following letter was sent to Oak Bluffs town administrator Robert Whritenour and Mark Barbadoro of the Oak Bluffs Buildings Department. My family has owned property on Pacific Avenue for nearly 60 years that abuts the proposed site for the park and ride facility.

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  6. For MVC, municipal planning across six towns is a balancing actRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... cites the Lagoon Pond drawbridge as an example of good planning. MVC planners advised the committee appointed by Oak Bluffs and Tisbury to oversee design and construction of the new structure. The committee was able to add features, including ...

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  7. Oak Bluffs selectmen slam thebrakes on park and rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    In the face of strong neighborhood opposition, Oak Bluffs selectmen Tuesday agreed not to move forward with a proposed park and ride lot on the corner of Pacific Avenue and School Street, behind the Catholic Parish Hall, adjacent to the town hall and library. The decision was warmly received.

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  8. Martha's Vineyard Film Festivalbrought communities together/ Em Portugu sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... experience freedom of speech and the press, but give back directly as well. Vilma Silva, a Brazilian resident of Oak Bluffs and a volunteer for the MVFF merchandise stand, said, "It is wonderful to have the opportunity to volunteer - not only do I ...

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  9. A dream dress lost, then foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... for my sister Dawn Breeze's fabulous Sicilian wedding in September 2005. I found "the one" at Walk This Way in Oak Bluffs, owned by Natasha Taylor. I didn't have enough money to buy my dream dress outright, so I did a work trade for it. First stop ...

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  10. Marthaa s Vineyard Figure Skating Club presents 27th annual Ice ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    From left, Taylor Jackson, Megan Zeilinger, Sally Caron, Amanda Bernard, and Ava BenDavid showed off their precision to Aerosmith's "Walk This Way," in the 2014 show. The Martha's Vineyard Figure Skating Club's 27th Ice Show will present a lineup of family entertainment and skating skill this weekend at the Martha's Vineyard Ice Arena in Oak Bluffs.

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  11. Geneva a oeJenniea R. (Parker) ThurmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Geneva "Jennie" R. Thurmond died on Friday, March 20, 2015, at her home on Aidylberg Way in Oak Bluffs. She was 82. Jennie was the wife of William "Bill" David Thurmond, who predeceased her in January 1991 and whom she married in September 1951.

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  12. Ethel Judith "Judy" MayhewRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... gartown, MA 02539. Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs. Visit ccgfuneralhome.com for online guest book and information.

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  13. Oak Bluffs' Got TalentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... "Arrane Ghelbee." From left: Avalon, Brian, Aiden, Jennifer. - Photo by Ralph Stewart The exciting 17th annual Oak Bluffs School talent show took place last Friday and Saturday, featuring students ranging from kindergarten through eighth grade, and ...

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  14. Oak Bluffs wastewater commissionapproves sewer tie-in for bowlingalleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    In a vote that balanced present realities against future plans, the Oak Bluffs wastewater commission voted 2-1 on March 26 to allow Sam Dunn and Robert Sawyer, the builders of a new bowling alley and sports bar restaurant on Uncas Avenue, to tie into the town sewer system. Commissioners Hans Von Steiger and Bob Iadacicco voted to allow the hookup.

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  15. Oak Bluffs adds Police Officer Timothy Millerick to its forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Officer Millerick taking the oath of office from Oak Bluffs police chief Erik Blake. -Photo courtesy of Oak Bluffs Police Department In front of family members and friends, newly appointed Oak Bluffs Police Officer Timothy Millerick was sworn in at the Oak Bluffs Police Station on Wednesday, March 18. Officer Millerick is a native of Whitman, and a 2007 graduate of the South Shore Vocational Technical High School.

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  16. Nell Marjorie ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Capital Weekly

    Nell Marjorie Thompson was born on January 13, 2015, at Martha's Vineyard Hospital, Oak Bluffs, Mass., to Zoe and Simon Thompson. Nell weighed in at 6 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

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  17. Patrick is Best in St. Patty'sdayish 5kRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Patrick Best of Vineyard Haven was first to the finish line Sunday morning in a brisk and breezy 17th annual Ocean View St. Patrick's Dayish 5K Run and Walk in Oak Bluffs. The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School sophomore clocked in at 19:54, eight seconds clear of race runner-up and MVRHS track teammate Daniel Gaines of Edgartown.

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  18. Services Tuesday for Kathryn B. StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Carolee Stewart and Barbara Lopes. Visiting hours in the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs will be held on Monday, March 23 from 6 to 8 pm. Her funeral service will be held in the First Baptist Church, Spring St., ...

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  19. Oak Bluffs chief hired family membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Cape Cod Times

    The chief of fire and emergency medical services in the tourist town of Oak Bluffs ran afoul of state conflict of interest laws between 2009 and 2013 by hiring his two sisters and a daughter as emergency medical workers and supervising his brother, according to a letter this week from the state Ethics Commission. That watchdog panel took it easy on Chief John Rose, however, pointing out there is a strong family tradition in public safety fields, with generations pursuing the same type of employment.

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  20. Oak Bluffs chief hired family membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Cape Cod Times

     The chief of fire and emergency medical services in the tourist town of Oak Bluffs ran afoul of state conflict of interest laws between 2009 and 2013 by hiring his two sisters and a daughter as emergency medical workers and supervising his ...

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