• Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce to co-host Retail Marijuana Forum

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    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
    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine each year, and the federal Centers for Disease Control recommends annual influenza vaccination for everyone 6 months and older. Nantucket patients can receive a flu shot from their primary care ...read more
    Categories: Community, 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
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    NANTUCKET, MA – The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to collaborate with the Nantucket Atheneum and the African Meeting House to offer a special program to commemorate the 200th birth anniversary of Frederick Douglass. On September 22, these three organizations will recognize the first of Frederick Douglass’s historic visits to Nantucket with a special program of events. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, August 17, 2018
    Mid Island LoopFare: $2.00October 9 – December 31The bus leaves town from the Greenhound Stop, Washington Street every 30 minutes (on the hour and half hour)Weekdays: between 7:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m.The last bus leaves town at 9:00 p.m.Weekends: between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.The last bus leaves town at 7:00 p.m.NOTE: November 30 and December 1 buses will operate 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. New Year’s ...read more
    Categories: 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
    Monday, June 04, 2018
    Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce & 97.7 ACK FM present 'Retail Marijuana and its Impact on Nantucket', a Nantucket 'Business Matters' Informational Forum The Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce and 97.7 ACK FM present a Nantucket 'Business Matters' informational forum at the Nantucket Inn, June 14 at 6pm. The forum’s guest presenter is Chairman of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release