The Trumpizing of Nantucket Politics

What sets Nantucket apart from America is the way we come together as a community. Where else can you drive down the street and get a hand cramp from waving at your friends? Where else can you go into a store and know most of the people in there? Where else can you find such support for people suffering from illness, loss, dire circumstances that need a helping hand and a fund raiser is put on in a blink of an eye?

HDC Replies to BoS Jan. 27 Vote

On January 27, 2016 the Nantucket Board of Selectmen voted two-to-one to uphold an appeal by neighbors to the HDC's decision in favor of the owners of 13C Street in Madaket.  Here's the HDC's response to that vote:  

To Board of Selectmen:

The HDC has authority over exteriors

Gut Feelings

The last few weeks the island has been abuzz with the discussion of preservation versus modernism. I recently attended a