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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.
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)
We're rolling out the five most popular songs in the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart, for the week ending August 23, 2014.
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 email@example.com by Aug. 31, or to the Inquirer and Mirror, P.O. Box 1198, Nantucket, MA 02554.
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.
"The current generation is growing up with dances that are not much of a partnership," Stanev said.
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.
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.
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.
The Wannacomet Water Company's Wyer's Valley land off the Milestone Rotary will see some major changes in the coming years.
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.
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.
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.
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