After the last trucks carrying supplies for the island of Nantucket rolled aboard, the M/V Eagle ferry shoved off about 9:40 a.m. this morning, 25 minutes behind schedule but hours before most people had been led to believe it would depart. It was almost totally free of passengers, because they had been led to believe that service would not resume until the 2:45 p.m. boat. The Steamship Authority resumed service for Martha’s Vineyard at 8:15 a.m. from Woods Hole.
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