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    Friday, August 16, 2019
    THEATRE WORKSHOP OF NANTUCKET ANNOUNCES Terms of EndearmentAdapted for the Stage by Dan Gordon Based on the Screenplay by James L. Brooks Directed by Justin Cerne September 12 – October 5 Bennett Hall, 62 Centre Street Terms of Endearment is a 1983 American comedy-drama film adapted from Larry McMurtry's 1975 novel, directed, written, and produced by James L. Brooks. The film received eleven ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 14, 2019
    Contact: Ashley Santos, Associate Director of Marketing  Nantucket Historical Association ashley@nha.org, 508-228-1894, ext. 131 NHA hires Daniel Elias as Robyn & John Davis Chief Curator NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Elias as the Robyn & John Davis Chief Curator. Elias comes to the position with wide experience in ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 14, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE for The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 29, 2019 Contact: Stephanie Dennehy for further information at 508-247-1605 or sdennehy@capecodfive.com Cape Cod 5 Donates $5,000 on behalf of Employees to Yarmouth Police Foundation Orleans, MA – Cape Cod 5 recently presented a $5,000 donation to the Yarmouth Police Foundation on behalf of all Bank employees ...read more
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    Monday, August 12, 2019
    Artists Association of Nantucket Press Release   Date:         August 8, 2019 Contact:     Peter J. Greenhalgh, AAN Gallery Manager                    508 228 0294                         peter@nantucketarts.org   AAN hosts 70th Artist/Patron Juried Exhibition in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery     Artists Association of Nantucket (AAN) will host their annual Artist/Patron ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 07, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: David Martin | david@nantucketchamber.org | 508-228-1700   NANTUCKET ISLAND CHAMBER ANNOUNCES ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP CELEBRATION AND 2019 AWARDS LINEUP    Nantucket, MA 5 August 2019 — David W. Martin, President & CEO of Nantucket Chamber, announced that Nantucket Chamber’s Annual Membership & Awards Celebration will be held Monday 23 September 2019 at 5:30PM at ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, August 05, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                        Tower Grant Awarded to Nantucket Lighthouse School and FairwindsSchool and Agency Join Forces to BringLeading ADHD Expert to Nantucket  [Nantucket, MA, August 2, 2019] Nantucket Lighthouse School and Fairwinds—Nantucket’s Counseling Center have teamed up to bring one of the nation’s leading experts on ADHD, Dr. Edward Hallowell, to ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, August 05, 2019
    For Immediate Release From: Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum Contact: Andrea Wulffleff, Executive Director andrea@nantucketlightshipbasketmuseum.org 508.228.1177     “ONE-TIME-ONLY SALE OF BASKETS BY MANNY DIAS, MONDAY, AUGUST 12 AT THE NANTUCKET LIGHTSHIP BASKET MUSEUM” FROM 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM Nantucket, MA, August 3, 2019 - The Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum is pleased to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, July 29, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE for The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                          July 29, 2019              Contact: Stephanie Dennehy for further information at 508-247-1605 or sdennehy@capecodfive.com   Cape Cod 5 Donates $5,000 on behalf of Employees to Yarmouth Police Foundation   Orleans, MA – Cape Cod 5 recently presented a $5,000 donation to the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, July 25, 2019
    FALMOUTH (July 17, 2019) – The Woods Hole, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket Steamship Authority is seeking public input from its ridership and members of its constituent communities as part of a project to develop a new mission statement for the organization. The Authority has developed a dedicated page (www.steamshipauthority.com/missionstatement) on its website where those seeking to provide ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, July 23, 2019
    NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce the release of a new publication, Scrimshaw on Nantucket: The Collection of the Nantucket Historical Association by Dr. Stuart M. Frank this August. This beautiful hardcover book features more than 800 scrimshaw artifacts from the NHA’s world-class collection, newly photographed in stunning detail by island ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    PO Box 359 58 Main Street Nantucket MA 02554 News Note Date: July 15, 2019 Contact: Virna Gonzalez 508-901-4143 vgonzalez@remainnantucket.org MORE NANTUCKET! ReMain Nantucket launches marketing campaign to reduce the barriers to downtown access by encouraging people to walk, bike, or ride public transportation. ReMain Nantucket is launching a multi-media campaign designed to encourage ...read more
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    Monday, July 08, 2019
    PRESS RELEASEContacts:Logan Gomes, Director of Advancement & Communications (p) 508-228-0427,  (e) lgomes@nantucketlighthouseschool.org  July 3, 2019   NANTUCKET GARDEN FESTIVAL 11TH ANNUAL CELEBRATION  FEATURES ACCLAIMED LINE-UP  NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Garden Festival is a nationally-recognized celebration of horticulture, design and sustainability that attracts over 500 participants ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, June 21, 2019
    NANTUCKET CHAMBER OF COMMERCEANNOUNCES 2019 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS    Nantucket, Mass 21 June 2019 — Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce President/CEO David Martin has announced the two winners of its annual scholarship program. Marta Saravia and Cameron Gottlieb will each receive a scholarship award of $1,000.  Saravia is a 2019 graduate of Nantucket High School, a varsity cross country team ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Contact:Ashley Santos, Associate Director of Marketing  Nantucket Historical Associationashley@nha.org, 508-228-1894, ext. 131  For Immediate Release: Monday, June 17, 2019   NHA partners with Congregation Shirat HaYamfor a special exhibition in the Whitney Gallery  NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is excited to partner with Congregation Shirat HaYam to present a ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community
    Friday, June 07, 2019
    Contact:Ashley Santos, Associate Director of Marketing  Nantucket Historical Associationashley@nha.org, 508-228-1894, ext. 131  For Immediate Release: Friday, June 7, 2019     NHA Opens New Fine Arts Gallery at the Whaling Museum  The Nantucket Historical Association is pleased to announce that it is furthering its mission of showcasing the important stories of Nantucket by returning a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, June 06, 2019
    Contact:Ashley Santos, Associate Director of Marketing  Nantucket Historical Associationashley@nha.org, 508-228-1894, ext. 131  For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 4, 2019    Nantucket Historical Association Acquires Significant William Trost Richards Painting NANTUCKET, MA – The Trustees of the Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) are pleased to announce the acquisition of a significant ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 05, 2019
    Artists Association of Nantucket Press Release Date:         June 3, 2019 Contact:     Liz Hunt O'Brien, Director of Public Programs         508 228 0722         liz@nantucketarts.org The Artists Association of Nantucket is pleased to announce the opening of Folk Tales to Fine Art: A John Lochtefeld Retrospective at the Visual Arts Center   The exhibition opened to the public on June ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019
    Lemon Press 41 Main Street, Nantucket MA 02554 (508) 228-3800 @lemonpressnantucket For Immediate Release   LEMON PRESS OPENS FOR 2019 SEASON ON NANTUCKET   April 1, 2019, Nantucket, MA – Lemon Press on Nantucket will reopen at 41 Main Street on April 19, 2019, for its fifth season and carry the daytime offerings of fresh, health-conscious fare into the evening hours. A new ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019
    Darya Salon + Spa 7 South Beach Street, Nantucket MA 02554 (508) 228-0550 For Immediate Release   Darya Salon + Spa Opens New Location at White Elephant   April 18, 2019, Nantucket, MA – Darya Salon + Spa on Nantucket has expanded its services to include spa treatments at the iconic White Elephant Hotel. The new spa, open to both hotel guests and the public, features three ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 22, 2019
    Contact: Ashley Santos, Associate Director of Marketing Nantucket Historical Association ashley@nha.org, 508-228-1894, ext. 131 For Immediate Release: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 NHA welcomes Smithsonian American Art Museum Traveling Exhibit this summer NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to present a major traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian American Art ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 02, 2019
        For Immediate Release From: Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum NANTUCKET LIGHTSHIP BASKET MUSEUM OPENS 2019 SEASON WITH EXHIBIT Innovations in Nantucket Basketry: José Reyes and Beyond   Nantucket, MA., May 1, 2019 – The Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum www.nantucketlightshipbasketmuseum.org, presents its 19th year of exhibiting antique and contemporary baskets.  Our 2019 ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 02, 2019
      The Gift of Music: The Ashley Sanford Music Therapy Program at NCH   For immediate release:   (May 2, 2019) The new Nantucket Cottage Hospital will be filled with the healing sounds of music thanks to a remarkable gift from Bruce and Marilou Sanford and their friends in memory of their late daughter, Ashley.   The lobby of the new hospital now features a Steinway Spirio ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 02, 2019
    Steamship Authority to Install Five Sunscreen Dispensers through Partnership with IMPACT Melanoma CAPE COD, MA (May 2, 2019) – IMPACT Melanoma, a national non-profit organization dedicated to working to reduce the incidence of melanoma, is pleased to announce the installation of their cutting-edge automatic sunscreen dispensing units at the five ferry terminals operated by the Woods Hole, ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Education, Press Release, Fun Facts
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    Contact:Stacey W. Stuart, Director of Corporate Development  Nantucket Historical Associationsstuart@nha.org, 508-228-1894, ext. 130  For Immediate Release: Tuesday, April 30, 2019       NHA’s Major Summer Fundraiser NANTUCKET BY DESIGNReturns July 31 - August 3  NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce its NANTUCKET BY DESIGN line-up of events from ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, April 29, 2019
      PRESS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 24, 2019 – Bedford Massachusetts. Rectrix Aviation announces new commuter service from White Plains Airport, New York (HPN).   Effective May 23, 2019, Rectrix Aviation will begin daily round trip commuter flights from White Plains Airport (HPN) to Nantucket Island (ACK) and Hyannis (HYA).   Passengers will enjoy traveling on Twin ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, April 22, 2019
    Saltmarsh to honor past Senior Citizens of the Year ThursdayDavid Creed  Most Popular Our Picks (April 22, 2019) Forty-seven senior citizens have been recipients of the Nantucket Council on Aging’s Senior Citizens of the Year Award since 1988. The award recognizes the achievements and skills of seniors who go above and beyond to give back to the Nantucket community. “The award is to celebrate ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    Press Contact: Trish Lorino   Vice President, Marketing & Public Relations   trish.lorino@capeair.com       Seaplane Service Made Easier: Cape Air Expands Routings, Merges Operations with Shoreline Aviation   With a combined 70-year legacy, Cape Air and Shoreline Aviation become one, delivering seaplane service to the Northeast – and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, March 28, 2019
    For immediate release March 27, 2019 A.S.A.P. presents Island Cabaret   Nantucket, March 27, 2019 — Nantucket’s Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (A.S.A.P.) is excited to announce  our exciting Island Cabaret, an evening promising to entertain, showcase local and national talent, and show that a substance free Friday night on the town can be a good time. The master of ceremonies for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 26, 2019
    Green Road Refill on Nantucket     Press Release   March 15, 2019   Contact: Amy Zielinski 508.228.3399   amy@sustainablenantucket.org Think Clean, Go Green!   Sustainable Nantucket is excited to bring Jessica Georges and Bettie the Bus of Green Road Refill (www.greenroadrefill.com) over from Cape Cod to help you ditch the plastic and live a more environmentally friendly ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Elizabeth Weedon Phone: (781)239-1469  E-mail: elizabeth@weneedavacation.com Major Impact of New Lodging Tax on Cape & Islands Vacation Rentals February 12, 2019 The sudden passing of the new MA Lodging Tax for short-term rentals on the very eve of the busy booking season has caused significant disruption and confusion for homeowners ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    For immediate release September 20, 2018        Nantucket’s dozens of arts and cultural groups and hundreds of individual artists will display and perform their work from Saturday, September 29 through Sunday, October 7 during Nantucket Arts Festival 2018. Events include an art exhibit featuring over 100 professional and amateur artists, concerts of classical, folk and popular music, plays, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, July 30, 2018
    The Hospital Thrift Shop has completed its $500,000 pledge to Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s capital campaign for the island’s new hospital. The completion of the pledge was announced by Brenda Williams, president of the Hospital Thrift Shop’s Board of Directors, during a recent appreciation dinner hosted by the Nantucket Cottage Hospital Foundation. In 2014, the Hospital Thrift Shop committed ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community
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