• Data collectors wanted!  Ages 2 through 100
    I’ve recently returned to the island after seven years of work and graduate school in “America”. My time away has given me perspective on what we really have here on the island.... Read More
  • Help the Nantucket Preservation Trust (NPT) and Preservation Institute Nantucket (PIN) inventory Nantucket’s historic interiors. Nantucket’s historic exteriors maintain a high degree of in... Read More
  • Boston Bruin Chara punches Red Wing Brendan Smith
                    Can the Boston Bruins bring another championship to Boston this year (after those inimitable Red Sox)?         ... Read More
  • Southwest view.
    By the Numbers Address: 3 Caroline Way Acres: .55 of an acre. Structure(s): Main house and shed. Seller: Margaret M. Butler, Trustee QPRT of Margaret M. Butler, of Wilimington, Del. Buy... Read More
  • Freaky Friday: Every Friday a new post dealing with love, relationships, dating...and any questions the human soul may need answered. Today is Good Friday.  When I was a child, this was a day... Read More
  • “Draft Day” is a really fun movie, though why it was released at the start of baseball season is beyond me. Perhaps the release date was chosen to coincide with the NFL draft, which is its... Read More
  • Studying the salt marsh. —Photo courtesy of the UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station
    Tomorrow night up in the Great Room of the Nantucket Atheneum, the 11 University of Massachusetts at Boston School of Environmental Science students will be presenting the finding of their research pr... Read More
  • Henry Varian playing at the Nantucket Atheneum. Photo Credit Cristoir O'Reilly
    Henry Varian Sevice Arrangements Wake There will be a wake for Henry on Tuessday, April 15th , from 2-5p.m. at St. Mary's Church on Federal Street. Funeral Service Wednesday,... Read More
  • A true beach cottage at 34 Codfish Park Road.
    By the Numbers Address: 34 Codfish Park Road Acres: .11 of an acre  Structure(s): Main house and shed Seller: Romney Fong-Eymann of North Pole, Ak. Buyer: Robert Reiskin of London,... Read More
  • Henry Varian with his grandson Colum
    Whenever Nantucketers see the med flight coming in, a blue and silver chopper whose propellers squawk as it comes arcing over the horizon and drops, birdlike, over the middle of the island where the h... Read More
  • Unhappy couple
    Freaky Friday: Every Friday a new post dealing with love, relationships, dating...and any questions the human soul may need answered. This is a question I have received awhile back, that I original... Read More
  • Clara, 2 year old border collie mix, rescued from MS through Little Mountain Rescue & Gunnar, 2 year old pit bull terrier.
    The 118th Boston Marathon is around the corner and while I’m not a long distance runner myself, this year I will be cheering for one Nantucket resident who is running to benefit the Animal Rescu... Read More
  • Data collectors wanted!  Ages 2 through 100
  • Boston Bruin Chara punches Red Wing Brendan Smith
  • Southwest view.
  • Studying the salt marsh. —Photo courtesy of the UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station
  • Henry Varian playing at the Nantucket Atheneum. Photo Credit Cristoir O'Reilly
  • A true beach cottage at 34 Codfish Park Road.
  • Henry Varian with his grandson Colum
  • Unhappy couple
  • Clara, 2 year old border collie mix, rescued from MS through Little Mountain Rescue & Gunnar, 2 year old pit bull terrier.