Nantucket Info

Nantucket, Massachusetts is located in Nantucket County. Zip codes in Nantucket, MA include 02584, 02554, and 02564. The median home price in Nantucket is $1,995,000. More Nantucket information.

Local Charities in Nantucket, MA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Nantucket News

Local news for Nantucket, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Yesterday | Examiner.com

Millie's in Madaket remains a superb family restaurant

Millie's is always one of the first places we visit whenever we return to Nantucket.

Comment?

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Teen's death may be linked to ice bucket challenge

The death of a teenager who drowned in a disused quarry in Scotland is being investigated as possibly the first fatality linked to the ice bucket challenge craze.

Comment?

Sun Aug 24, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Steve Urbon: Fisherman finds his way through industry morass

Willis "Bill" Blount at City Pier 3 in New Bedford, where he is finishing the work required to resume fishing on his Nantucket boat, the Ruthie B .

Comment?

Sat Aug 23, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

This Week in Music History

Moon was attempting to avoid having to talk to police who had arrived to break up the party.

Comment?

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Gleaner

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge co-founder dies

According to online reports, Corey Griffin, a philanthropist credited with making the ALS ice bucket challenge fundraising viral, died on Saturday after drowning in a diving accident off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

Race Week nets $400,000 for Community Sailing

Nantucket Community Sailing students Abigail, left, and Kayla Gilly race Optimist prams in the annual Coffin Cup youth regatta in Polpis Harbor July 18. The numbers are still being finalized, but roughly $400,000 was netted this week for Nantucket Community Sailing during Nantucket Race Week and the Opera House Cup, according to NCS CEO Diana ... (more)

Comment?

Voice of America

Top 5 Countdown for Week Ending Aug. 23

We're rolling out the five most popular songs in the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart, for the week ending August 23, 2014.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

People Who Make a Difference Nominations Sought

Do you know someone on the island who makes life better in the community by their contributions to island life? Send your nominations to editor and publisher Marianne Stanton by e-mail to mstanton@inkym.com by Aug. 31, or to the Inquirer and Mirror, P.O. Box 1198, Nantucket, MA 02554.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

Island man indicted on heroin charges

A Nantucket man has been indicted by a Barnstable County grand jury on a drug distribution charge after he allegedly flew from the island to Hyannis to buy heroin.

Comment?

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Plugged In Online

Meghan Trainor

The world can be a cruel place for those who fear their body's shape and size don't measure up-or, more accurately, down -to celebrity culture's impossibly tiny ideals.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

Nantucket Ballroom explores "Mystery" of dance

"The current generation is growing up with dances that are not much of a partnership," Stanev said.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

End of Summer Bucket List

The summer is finally starting to wind down. And although students are heading back to school and the island is getting marginally quieter, there is still plenty to take advantage of both day and night.

Comment?

Jaunted

MA: Last-Minute Labor Day Deals: The Islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard

We hate to alarm you, but the summer is quickly coming to an end. Before you know it, the cooler weather will be trickling in, and those pumpkin-flavored lattes will be hitting the bar at your favorite coffee shop.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

Arts Council pursuing $100,000 matching grant

Nantucket Arts Council could gain $100,000 in the coming weeks to sustain the arts on Nantucket, through a matching challenge grant from the Hall-Froelich Foundation.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

Hospital or not, Water Co. will drill new wells

The Wannacomet Water Company's Wyer's Valley land off the Milestone Rotary will see some major changes in the coming years.

Comment?

The Inquirer & Mirror

Ruling reduces access to criminal records

Judges gained greater latitude to seal court records from the public through a Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruling Friday.

Comment?

Wed Aug 20, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Striped bass still in stock

The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is holding public hearings in September to discuss measures to reduce the fishing quota by as much as 25 percent next year.

Comment?

Mirror.co.uk

Co-founder of ice bucket challenge dies aged 27 after drowning accident

Corey Griffin, 27, helped launch the huge charity campaign sweeping across the globe in aid of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Corey Griffin, 27, tragically died on Saturday after diving off a Straight Wharf building into some water in Nantucket, Massachusetts.

Comment?

NEWS.com.au

Ice Bucket Challenge founder drowns

GEORGE W Bush's ice bucket challenge is possible the best one yet. But how much money is the latest fad actually raising for charity? NETWORKING with fund managers is nerve-racking for start-up founders.

Comment?

HollywoodLife

Ice Bucket Challenge Co-Founder Corey Griffin, 27, Drowns In Accident

Corey was a close friend of Pete Frates , 29, a man diagnosed with ALS in 2012 whose loved ones first launched the ice bucket challenge to raise money and awareness for ALS research.

Comment?

•••
•••

Nantucket News Video

•••
•••
•••

Nantucket Jobs