• 2014 Nantucket Cranberry Festival

    What New Englander doesn’t love cranberries? Nantucketers are no exception. Island residents have cultivated cranberries for over 150 years, and today, the island is home to two cranberry bogs, including one of the nation’s only organic bogs. In celebration of this tart, tradition-steeped red berry, the Nantucket Conservation Foundation (NCF) …

    Photo Contest Entry by Jakub Kratochvil
  • 2014 Yesterday’s Island Photo Contest Winners

    THANK YOU! to the hundreds of photograpers who entered the 2014 Yesterday’s Island Photo Contest! And remember to keep your photos ready for next year or start sending them in now! Make sure to include your name, address, subject, & date taken. Email to yi@ nantucket.net. Digital images emailed or …

    FIRST PRIZE - Patrick Williams of Nantucket
  • 7 Nantucket Art Events in Autumn

    October is filled with opportunities to appreciate art on Nantucket. Several wonderful galleries will be showing both new and long-loved art. During Columbus Day weekend, Artists Association of Nantucket will host their annual Wet Paint Weekend, and Nantucket Community Music Center (NCMC) will host their famous Pipe Organ Crawl. Several …

    Quidnet Path by Susan Jositas at Sosebee Studios | Nantucket | MA
  • Bubble and Bivalves

    • by Carri L. Wroblewski, BRIX Wine Shop • Opening day on Nantucket is sacred. We wait all year long for it—and, no, I’m not talking about baseball. As the calendar lets go of the last days of September we impatiently await the start of October—the beginning of family scalloping …

    Nantucket Scallops
  • Black-Eyed Susan’s A Savory Sensory Experience

    We’d call it a hidden treasure if it wasn’t so well-known and loved—in fact, during the summer season it can be hard to get a reservation at this small eatery now in it’s third decade. Patrons of Black-Eyed Susan’s are so devoted that they willing wait outside for a table …

    Black-Eyed Susan's | Nantucket Restaurant | Nantucket | MA
  • Red – A Play by John Logan

    • by Sarah Teach • Twentieth century artists frame the fall lineup at Theatre Workshop of Nantucket. Showing in repertory with Jeffrey Hatcher’s A Picasso is playwright John Logan’s Red, which dramatizes a defining period in the life of abstract expressionist painter Mark Rothko. A Picasso and Red share the …

    Red | Theatre Workshop of Nantucket
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Photo Contest Entry by Jakub Kratochvil

2014 Nantucket Cranberry Festival

What New Englander doesn’t love cranberries? Nantucketers are no exception. Island residents have cultivated cranberries for over 150 years, and today, the island is home to two cranberry bogs, including one of the nation’s only organic bogs. In celebration of this tart, tradition-steeped red berry, the Nantucket Conservation Foundation (NCF) …

Nantucket Whalers

Whalers Then & Now

• by Robert P. Barsanti • When the mighty Nantucket Whalers scored their first touchdown of the game, I was sitting at …

Quidnet Path by Susan Jositas at Sosebee Studios | Nantucket | MA

7 Nantucket Art Events in Autumn

October is filled with opportunities to appreciate art on Nantucket. Several wonderful galleries will be showing both new and long-loved art. During …

picasso

A Picasso

• by Sarah Teach • Picasso sits alone in a dingy brick basement with the trappings of an interrogation room. Cold concrete …

Nantucket Scallops

Bubble and Bivalves

• by Carri L. Wroblewski, BRIX Wine Shop • Opening day on Nantucket is sacred. We wait all year long for it—and, …

Red | Theatre Workshop of Nantucket

Red – A Play by John Logan

• by Sarah Teach • Twentieth century artists frame the fall lineup at Theatre Workshop of Nantucket. Showing in repertory with Jeffrey …