• “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
  • UMass Boston Nantucket Semester March 2014 with Peter Brace
    Yeah, bittersweet is an apt first word for this post's headline because I went from being a cocky, take-any-job to survive green adjunct professor wannabe to a guy whose life was changed by the ex... Read More
  • Huh? Was that a figment of her imagination?
    Hi Eenie- Here's my question:  I just heard some horrible personal gossip about my boss, who I deal with practically every day in my work capacity.    Although he always "ta... Read More
  • Cherry Cottage screening on Nantucket by Nantucket Preservation Trust
    In celebration of Preservation Month the NPT will hold a special screening of the documentary: Cherry Cottage. This award winning documentary tells a tale of America through the story of Cherry Cottag... Read More
  • Total Dollar Volume 3/14 Market
    “The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised.” -- George F. Will (1941 -)   The first quarter of 2014 h... Read More
  • 68 Washington Ave.
    By the Numbers Address: 68 Washington Ave. Acres: .46 of an acre. Structure(s): Main house Seller: Kenneth Williams of Decator, Ga. Buyer: Brian T. McGuinness and Louise T. McGuinness o... Read More
  • 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.
  • UMass Boston Nantucket Semester March 2014 with Peter Brace
  • Huh? Was that a figment of her imagination?
  • Cherry Cottage screening on Nantucket by Nantucket Preservation Trust
  • Total Dollar Volume 3/14 Market
  • 68 Washington Ave.