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 Nantucket (04/08/10) —The Marine & Coastal Resources Department opened Hummock Pond to the ocean at around 9:30 a.m. this morning. More...

 Nantucket (04/09/10) —The Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries closed waters of Nauset Marsh System South in Orleans, Mass. on Cape Cod to the taking of blue mussels because of an outbreak of red tide. More...

Town Meeting 2010 opened Monday night with 503 residents attending, totaling 6.5 percent of the island’s 7,700 registered voters. More...

Tax rate to increase by 2.89 cents per $100
KEYPORT — The Board of Education unanimously approved an $18.9 million budget for the 2010-11 academic year at a public hearing March 31. The district had state aid cut by 14.3 percent, or $861,857. Total state aid for 2010-11 will be $5,144,185, amounting to 26 percent of the budget overall. More...
In The Studio
N Nantucket High School art teacher Beth Morris considers herself fortunate in many ways. She was surrounded by support for her talent from childhood. She has been doing exactly what she dreamed of when just a teenager. More...
EDITORIAL
Leadership. That is the quality that separates the field of candidates in this year’s election for two seats on the Board of Selectmen. Of the five candidates running, the ones who offer the most leadership for the town’s chief executive board are vice chairman Patty Roggeveen and former chairman and former selectman Whitey Willauer. More...
The Nantucket varsity lacrosse teams faced Maritime League opponent New Bedford last Thursday, the boys at home and the girls on the road. More...
Spring is all around us. The Peeper Philharmonic is tuned up and well into its nightly schedule. Birds are calling to each other for dates and making nesting plans. Nantucket’s personal supply of fog just offshore is blasting wisps across the island. Tourists on bicycles and the island waking up from winter are all hints of the sunny warm days that lie ahead. More...

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