History & Politics

NATURAL HEALER

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Nantucket summer resident Christy Lee Brown brings health and wellness full circle. Christina Lee Brown exudes the refined elegance that one might associate with…

FRIST PLACE

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Summer resident Tracy Frist is on a mission to protect and preserve historic spaces. For Nantucket summer resident Tracy Frist, the importance of preservation…

BLADE RUNNER

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How local blacksmith Keaton Goddard became a cut above the rest. Keaton Goddard—all six feet four inches—stood ramrod-straight behind an anvil on a dimly…

VOTE OF CONFIDENCE

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Vicki Kennedy and the Edward M. Kennedy Institute launch a nationwide Just Vote campaign. One of Victoria Reggie Kennedy’s earliest memories is of listening…

ADVOCATING FOR JUSTICE

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Nantucket Equity Advocates fight structural and systemic racism on Nantucket. Long before the nationwide demonstrations prompted by the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor…

YOU’VE GOT (NO) MAIL

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The national controversy over the U.S. Postal Service arrives on Nantucket. Historically, the United States Postal Service (USPS) has been synonymous with dependability. As…

LEADING LADY

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Newly elected Select Board member Melissa Murphy discusses the future of Nantucket. Well before she was elected to the Select Board this June, Melissa…