Latest Nantucket County, Massachusetts Stories

2011-05-03 09:15:00

NANTUCKET ISLAND, Mass., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Egan Maritime Institute announces ''Storm Stories! 1991: An Island Remembers,'' an exhibition commemorating the 20th anniversaries of Hurricane Bob and The No-Name Storm, at the Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum from May 27 - October 10, 2011.

2010-05-24 08:30:00

NANTUCKET ISLAND, Mass., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Egan Maritime Institute and the Nantucket Shipwreck and Lifesaving Museum have launched ACKweather.com, a new website that provides detailed weather, wind, surf and tide information for Nantucket Island and Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

2010-04-28 08:30:00

NANTUCKET ISLAND, Mass., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Egan Maritime Institute announces ''Sea Dogs! Great Tails of the Sea,'' an exhibition celebrating seafaring dogs, at the Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum and historic Coffin School from May 22 - October 11, 2010.

2010-04-02 17:31:00

HYANNIS, Mass., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Audra Parker, president and CEO of the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound, today released the following statement: "This is a great victory for the people of Cape Cod and the Islands, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and all citizens of this country who care deeply about protecting national treasures like Nantucket Sound.

2010-01-13 09:26:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Today in meetings with the U.S.

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