County scrutinizes sheriff's bills; JC's Tap Room decommissioned

Nantucket's famed cobblestone streets.  Photo by John Fitts.

inquirermirrorNANTUCKET NEWS, January 5, 2007

Land Council Reaches Loring Goal 
The Nantucket Land Council announced Friday that it had raised the $14 million needed to buy the development rights to 270 acres of environmentally sensitive Eel Point land owned by Linda Loring.   [more]

Patrick sworn in as governor
Deval Patrick was sworn in as the first black governor in Massachusetts history yesterday, telling a cheering crowd of several thousand people that "it is time for a change, and we are that change."    [more]

J.C.'s Tap Room "decommissioned"
By Peter A. Sutters Jr.
I&M Staff Writer
Those who have been waiting for the Jared Coffin House to reopen the Tap Room are going to have to wait a long time.   [more]

Planning Board alternates prep for hearing by consulting attorney
The Planning Board's three alternate members have consulted with an attorney in preparation for a hearing Monday on an Oct. 23 letter in which accusations of...   [more]

County continues to scrutinize sheriff's bills
County officials continue to scrutinize spending by sheriff Richard Bretschneider, and have withheld payment of numerous bills submitted by his department over the past.   [more]

New School's Dave Provost named Klingenstein Fellow
Nantucket New School headmaster David Provost has been named a 2007 Klingenstein Visiting Fellow at Columbia University, where he will study ways to keep the small.   [more]

Whalers lose to Avon after spirited first half
By Allison Goldsmith
I&M Sports Editor
The varsity boys basketball team had its five-game winning streak snapped Wednesday afternoon at home as Avon/Holbrook defeated Nantucket 81-63.  [more]

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