Stories

FREEDOM WRITERS

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The Nantucket Book Festival commemorates Juneteenth with a powerful author panel. In less than a decade, the Nantucket Book Festival (NBF) has become one…

RAW TALENT

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Master shucker Rick Sorocco’s world is your oyster. According to bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell, becoming a master at your craft takes 10,000 hours. But…

AGENT OF CHANGE

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Meet the Town of Nantucket’s first Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Director, Kimal McCarthy. Like the rest of the country, Nantucket has been grappling with…

LIFE’S DESIGN

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The perseverance of Nantucket resident Karli Stahl. Karli Stahl possesses an uncommon kind of positivity. With her radiant smile and upbeat attitude, the mother…

ONE MAN BAND

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How Floyd Kellogg became Nantucket’s resident music man. Making it as a professional musician is difficult even in the best of times. Making it…

BUDDING BUSINESS

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Nantucket’s second cannabis dispensary is in full bloom. In a high-tech, subterranean nursery hidden twenty-four feet beneath the ground of a small lot near…

POWER PLAYER

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Former energy titan Jim Hackett discusses renewable energy, the climate and his family’s quest to fight mental illness. Nantucket summer resident Jim Hackett has…