• 5 Francis St.
    By the Numbers Address: 5 Francis St. Acres: .12 of an acre Structure(s): Main house. Seller: United States of America of Boston, Mass. Buyer: William C. Pate and Kathe A. Pate of Chica... Read More
  • "This is a photo of my Grandmother’s inn from the 80’s. She was born and raised on Nantucket and ran her Inn, The White House, for 40 plus years. This was her little photo and now I h... Read More
  • Freaky Friday: Every Friday a new post dealing with love, relationships, dating...and anything else the human soul may need answered.  Why don't they text me back? I have had this quest... Read More
  • New England Patriots Extra Point 2007
    Football is a game of inches, so a detailed technical analysis of this exceedingly important extra-point quandary is necessary to dissect the issue.  After a touchdown in football is scored, who... Read More
  • To do list
    So many people struggle with time management. A few weeks ago, I was honored to be asked to give a talk at Bartlett's Farm, for their "Farm Talk" series. The talk was titled "Is it... Read More
  • One of two packages of carniolan honeybees, 10,000 in each, I got last week!
    I started my second year as a beekeeper last Thursday when my shipment of two bee colonies arrived in the mail. As you can see from the photos with this post, they travel in a small cage about the siz... Read More
  • General Manifesto
    Reading Dot Stover’s words in “Freaky Friday,” which often deal with vaginas and their feelings, I thought it might be time to put forth my male point of view. I don’t possess... Read More
  • Inside the Whale: John Jordin.
    Doug Cote is at it again! For his Inside the Whale podcast this week, on the eve of Daffodil Weekend 2015, he interviewed the venerable John Jordin, one of three owners of the legendary Chicken Box. I... Read More
  • A vacant lot at 12 Clifton St. in ’Sconset.
    By the Numbers Address: 12 Clifton St. Acres: Unknown. Structure(s): Vacant lot. Seller: Brian Fogarty of Reading, Mass. Buyer: Tim Kelly of New York City, N.Y. Price: $980,000. V... Read More
  • A favorite view...
    Blue sky this Saturday morning … something that’s appearing a lot lately on my daily gratitude list. On Nantucket, even cold, clear skies in April are worth celebrating. After the winter... Read More
  • Clean sunset at Coskata.
    Before you're even ready to head downtown to check out the antique cars and the parade, legions of Nantucketers who get off on picking up trash around the island will have been combing the downtow... Read More
  • Burning the rough at the Miacomet Golf Course.
    Perhaps you've seen a large, tall column of smoke rising above the island and or smelled that smoke over the last few weeks and wondered if you'd left one of your burners on at your house or i... Read More
  • 5 Francis St.
  • New England Patriots Extra Point 2007
  • To do list
  • One of two packages of carniolan honeybees, 10,000 in each, I got last week!
  • General Manifesto
  • Inside the Whale: John Jordin.
  • A vacant lot at 12 Clifton St. in ’Sconset.
  • A favorite view...
  • Clean sunset at Coskata.
  • Burning the rough at the Miacomet Golf Course.

Nantucket Insiders

This year's forum on beach erosion will take place Friday evening, May 8 and
Please remember to vote on Tuesday, April 14th when the School Building Project
WE CAN'T WAIT! Good News !!!  Article 12, the Nantucket Public Schools
NANTUCKET ISLAND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESS RELEASE  Tourism Cuts Will Hurt
How does one even begin to explain the complex world of Henry Bancel "Bam"
These frozen wave photos were taken on February 20, 2015 during my daily surf
It's happening.... FEBRUARY 25, 2015 — Hy-Line Cruises, a division of Hyannis
The memorial service for Robin Harvey took place last Friday morning at the
Nantucketers are saddened today by the tragic death of Robin Harvey.  Having
Dear Nantucketer: I am pleased to report that the Massachusetts Department of
Steamship Authority Travel Advisory for Sunday, December 7, 2014 The National
The Nantucket-based Seal Abatement coalition has learned that the CBS evening
The Siasconset Beach Preservation Fund (SBPF) filed an appeal with the
The following letter from the Nantucket Coastal Conservancy was sent to the
Earlier this week, the Conservation Commission (ConCom) rejected the