Stories

SOAP SISTERS

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How two friends turned a childhood passion into a bubbling business. Shantaw Bloise-Murphy and Bianca Brown are self-proclaimed “naturalista sistahs.” For the last three…

YOUTH VOTE

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A conversation with Massachusetts State Representative Dylan Fernandes. Four years ago, at the age of twenty-six, Dylan Fernandes became one of the youngest candidates…

GOING THE DISTANCE

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Ultra-endurance athlete Adam Nagler’s standup paddle from Virginia to Nantucket. On January 15, 2014, Adam Nagler looked himself in the mirror and said, “I…

SELF-MADE MAN

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How Ed Hajim overcame staggering odds to achieve the American Dream. If adversity builds character, then Ed Hajim has one made of granite. Abandoned…

LEADING LADIES

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Meet the four women helming Nantucket’s waterfront. Historically, women have served as the backbone of Nantucket. As the Nantucket Historical Association has highlighted in…

GREEN ARTIST

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Digging into the creative genius of Pumpkin Pond Farm’s Marty McGowan. Marty McGowan reminds us how essential true Nantucket characters are to the soul…

FRESH TAKE

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Pip & Anchor revolutionizes eating local on Nantucket. Although the health benefits of eating a local, seasonal diet have been widely touted, the day-to-day…