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2014-06-09 12:27:55

Thai House Restaurant of Nantucket, MA has been honored with a recognition by Cape Cod Life in its selection of "Best Of The Cape & Islands." NANTUCKET, Mass., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the June, 2014 issue of Cape Cod Life published by Cape Cod Life Publications. Thai House Restaurant was selected for the following honor: "Best Of The Cape & Islands" http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140609/116004 A spokesperson...

2014-05-27 12:21:42

Interactive and Educational Exhibit on Maritime Lifesaving Practices Now Open in Nantucket NANTUCKET, Mass., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum is now open with a new exhibit, "Throw Out the Lifeline: Maritime Lifesaving Practices Procedures and Pastimes". The interactive exhibit will feature maritime lifesaving skills and techniques from the past and the evolution into today's maritime practices. The exhibit will delight adults and...

2014-03-14 16:20:59

Federal agencies violated Endangered Species Act and must go back to the drawing board to evaluate impacts and protection measures for birds and right whales WASHINGTON, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a landmark win for the environment, the U.S. District Court D.C. ruled today that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service need to revisit Cape Wind's impacts on migrating birds and endangered right whales in Nantucket Sound due to violations of...

2011-01-05 11:07:00

NANTUCKET, Mass., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Westmoor Club Nantucket, nestled high on a hill with breathtaking views, exclusive and private, boasts 15 acres of meticulously groomed gardens, exceptionally designed facilities, and stately amenities, today announced a strategic relationship with Vintage Yachting Club (VYC) to offer spectacular charter and excursion services for The Westmoor Club members and guests. "Vintage Yachting Club's offerings are an ideal fit with The Westmoor...

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