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					Thursday, October 6, 2011                                                                   The Inquirer and Mirror, Nantucket, Mass.                                                                                        Page 3A



 News Notes                                     Voices of Nantucket
 Tax bills going out
 Friday, Oct. 14                                     The Cranberry Festival is this weekend.
    Tax collector Elizabeth
 Brown has announced that
 the Fiscal Year 2012 Real Es-
                                       Q.            How do you like to eat local cranberries?                                                                   29 Centre Street
                                                                                                                                                                 508-228-8470
 tate and Personal Property
 tax bills will be issued Friday,                                  Tom Corell                                              Tony Blasi                      Breakfast: Sat & Sun, 8am-1pm
 Oct. 14, and are due and                                                                                                                                  Lunch: Weekdays, 11:30am-2pm
                                                                   “In muffins with                                        “I like them on a cake.”
 payable on Nov. 14. Any prop-                                     blueberries and                                                                           Dinner: Nightly, 5:30-10pm
 erty owner who does not re-                                       walnuts.”                                                                                   Full Menu plus nightly           Bring your favorite wine
 ceive a bill should contact the                                                                                                                                3-course Prix Fixe              to compliment our excellent menu
 tax-collector’s office at (508)                                                                                                                                    Closed Tuesdays             nantucketbistro.com    find us on
 228-7270.


 Cliff Road bike -path
 ceremony Saturday
    The official ribbon-cutting
 for the new Cliff Road bike-
                                                                   Scott Boone                                             Chris Fraker
                                                                                                                                                           American
                                                                                                                           “Cranberry sauce on

                                                                                                                                                           Seasons
                                                                                                                                                           OPen7Nights
 path extension will be Satur-                                     “Cranberry relish at
                                                                   Thanksgiving. We use                                    Thanksgiving.”
 day, Oct. 8 at 9 a.m. at the
                                                                   an old family recipe.”
 intersection of Sherburne
 Turnpike and Cliff Road. The
 ribbon-cutting will be followed
 by the first official bike ride on
 the new path. State Sen. Dan
 Wolf, state Rep. Tim Madden                                                                                                                                       Serving Restaurant weEk
 and Selectmen chairman Rick                                                                                                                                          Monday 26th -Sunday 2nd
 Atherton are scheduled to                                         Randy Bampfield                                          Hatchy Davis
 speak at the event and cut the                                                                                                                                     SupPorting Junior Chef
 ribbon.                                                           “I like them juiced,                                     “I like them in a                 Sunday October 2nd 12-2, Cisco Brewery
                                                                   and mixed with                                           biscotti or cranberry
                                                                   vodka.”                                                  bread. I have them on
 “Beatlemania” tickets                                                                                                      everything.”                                        508 228 7111
 now available
    Tickets for The Saturday,
 Oct. 15 “Cast of Beatlemania”
 show to benefit the Nantucket

                                                                                                                                                               LUNCH BUFFET All-U-Can Eat $895
 Emergency Food Pantry are
 now available and can be pur-
 chased on-island at Mitchell’s       Bike path: Easement process takes time                                                                                  Taco / Fajita / Soup and Sandwich Buffets
 Book Corner on Main Street                                                                                                                                                      ALL WITH PIZZA!
 or online at foodpantry.tix.                                               through the NP&EDC’s Trans-           direction from the Board of Select-
                                                                                                                                                                                  500 BURGERS ARE BACK!
                                         (Continued from page 1A)                                                                                                                $
 com. The show is scheduled                                                 portation Improvement Plan. The       men and the County Commission-
 for 7:30 p.m. in the Mary P.         pansion of both Bartlett Farm and
                                      the Cisco Brewery, and due to the
                                                                            project had been broken up into
                                                                            several phases, with an estimated
                                                                                                                  ers that they want to rise to the
                                                                                                                  challenge or not. We would help                                 5 BREAKFAST PLATES!
                                                                                                                                                                                 $ 00
 Walker Auditorium at Nan-
                                      popularity of Cisco Beach and the     cost of $3 million to $5 million.     assemble the right-of-way and try                               All Day, Every Day
 tucket High School, 10 Surf-                                                                                     to get that in place before (the
                                      summer surf camp licensed by the         But with the generous offer of                                                                    No need to check the calander to get our
 side    Road.     For   more         Land Bank there.                      $500,000 on the table, and addi-      2012) Town Meeting, which can be                               (the original) $500 burger
 information, call (508) 228-            Planning for the bike path proj-   tional private funding expected to    done. And we’d be looking for sup-                                                          Saturday
                                      ect was spurred in 2005 when air-     materialize through other neigh-      port from area resident.”                    ALL ICE CREAM CONES                            Wing Day
 7438.
                                                                                                                     Vorce added that obtaining the          AND HOT FUDGE SUNDAES
                                      traffic controller Patrick Sullivan
                                      sponsored a citizen petition to al-
                                                                            borhood groups along Hummock
                                                                            Pond Road, planning director An-
                                                                                                                  right-of-way through voluntary
                                                                                                                  easements and takings would be
                                                                                                                                                                      are just $2.25!                            25¢
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ALL DAY
 Heroes wanted                        locate up to $300,000 through an      drew Vorce said the town may now
                                      override for design and other plan-                                         the most difficult and expensive
    The Cape and Islands                                                    decide to proceed without state
                                                                                                                  part of the project. While the Hum-       The BEST DEALS in town are here at the cantina!
                                      ning expenses.                        funding in order to expedite the
 chapter of the American Red             Most of that work has been                                               mock Pond Road cluster subdivi-                                                   2 Broad Street
                                                                            process.                              sion is prepared to grant
 Cross and the Cape and Is-           completed by the Nantucket Plan-         “The design is pretty much         easements, he said, and the Land
                                                                                                                                                                                                   508-228-5418
 lands United Way are seeking         ning & Economic Development                                                                                                                       Sun-Thu 7am-10pm • Fri & Sat 7am-2am
                                                                            done, I think it is very close, but   Bank is typically cooperative in
                                      Commission, and the project has                                                                                                                      Indoor and Outdoor Seating Available
 nominations for their annual                                               permitting hasn’t been completed
                                      been in line for state funding
 Heroes Awards. The heroes                                                  yet,” Vorce said. “We need a clear           BIKE PATH, PAGE 7A
 will be recognized at the 10th


                                                                                                                    NANTUCKET COTTAGE HOSPITAL
 Annual Heroes Breakfast Fri-
 day, March 30, 2012 at the Re-
 sort and Conference Center in
 Hyannis.
    Nomination forms are
                                                                                                                    Get strong and fit in our new Wellness Program
 available at cciredcross.org or
 uwcapecod.org, or can be ob-
                                           ALL M EN’S C LOTHING
                                               40 -60
 tained by calling (508) 775-                                                                                                                                                           • An exercise program that’s just for

                                                           %                     %
                                                                                            off
 1540, ext. 21.                                                                                                                                                                           you, in the safe and comfortable
    Nominees must live on                                                                                                                                                                 setting of our rehab, fitness and
 Cape Cod, Nantucket or                                                                                                                                                                   wellness area.
 Martha’s Vineyard and the
 heroic act must have been                        S ELECT WOMENS                                                                                                                        • Our program staff evaluates your
                                                                                                                                                                                          risk factors and assesses your
                                                    M ERCHANDISE
 performed between Dec. 15,
 2010 and Dec. 21, 2011. The                                                                                                                                                              current level of health and energy.




                                                           40           %
 nominating committee will se-
                                                                                                                                                                                        • We offer advice on good nutrition,

                                                                              off
 lect the Heroes for 2011 in a
                                                                                                                                                                                          and on managing your risk factors
 number of award categories.
                                                                                                                                                                                          through safe aerobic training and
 The deadline for nominations
                                                                                                                                                                                          through weight management
 is Dec. 28.                           44 Main Street                                        508-325-6110                                                                                 advice.


 Mental-health                            Nantucket Cranberry Festival is here…                                                                                                         • Designed just for you, at whatever
                                                                                                                                                                                          your current level of fitness and
 resource grants
 offered by Towers                              Enjoy our Cranberry                                                           Call now for an assessment with
                                                                                                                                Nantucket Cottage Hospital
                                                                                                                                                                                          energy, you’ll use our well-
                                                                                                                                                                                          equipped workout area, with
     The Peter and Elizabeth C.
 Tower Foundation has an-
                                                Inspired Treatments!                                                           Wellness Program coordinator,                              support and training from our staff.

 nounced Mental Healμth Ref-                                                                                               Katie DeHertogh, BSN, RN-BC, CEN                             • Start working now on better health
 erence       and       Resource                                                                                                     508-825-8137 or                                      with three weekly visits for just $100
 Materials Mini-Grants are                                                                                                       kdehertogh@partners.org.                                 monthly, due at enrollment.
 available to eligible organiza-
 tions located in Barnstable,                                                                                                         NantucketHospital.org                             • It’s heart healthy, comfortable and
 Essex, Dukes and Nantucket                                                                                                                                                               fun for all ages of adults.
 counties. The grant funds pro-
 vided will assist mental
 health providers to purchase                     Cranberry Yogurt                   Cranberry Mint
 clinical reference and resource                  Hot Stone Facial                  Manicure & Pedicure
 materials. The deadline for
 the letter of application is Oct.
 31. For more information,
 visit www.thetowerfounda-             508.228.0024 • 117 Pleasant Street • www.nantucketspa.com
 tion.org.                                         Gift Certificates available on-line and at Spa                  Nantucket Cottage Hospital is an affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital and a member of Partners HealthCare.
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    Business                                                                                                                                                                                                         Pumpkin Pond Farm
     Briefs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Local Nursery and Organic Farm

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Specialty Pumpkins                               Organic Vegetables
 Inky Santa chili contest                                                                                                                                                                         Gourds, Mums                                        Lettuce, Greens
 Oct. 15 at Cap’n Tobey ’s
    The second annual Inky                                                                                                                                                                        Ornamental Peppers                                   Carrots, Beets
 Santa Toy Drive Chili Contest                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Arugula, Peppers
 will be held Saturday, Oct. 15 at
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ornamental Kale
 Cap’n Tobey’s restaurant on                                                                                                                                                                      Fall Decorations                                        and more…
 Straight Wharf. More than a
 dozen island restaurants will
 vie for the title of Nantucket’s                                                                                                                                                                 (508)332-4750                                   Mon-Sat 8-4:30, Sun 10-4
 best chili as voted by the public.
 The contest will be held from                                                                                                                                                                     25 Millbrook Road, Nantucket                   www.PumpkinPondFarm.com
 noon to 3 p.m., and proceeds
 benefit Inky Santa’s Toy Drive,
 which provides Christmas pres-
 ents to needy island children.

 Land Council elects
 new trustees
    Jim Sutherland and Eliza-
 beth A. Higgins have been
 elected to three-year terms on
                                                                                                                                                                            Photo by Jim Powers
 the board of directors of the
 Nantucket Land Council. The          From left, emcee and Bloomberg Television anchor Erik Schatzker, executive director Kate Brosnan and
 election took place at the non-      chairman Tom Scott open the inaugural Nantucket Project "ideas festival" Friday night at the White Elephant
 profit organization’s 37th an-       Hotel. The conference brought together some of the most prominent innovators in the country.
 nual meeting held at the Coffin
 School on Nantucket in August.
 Also elected to serve the Land
 Council were president Karen
                                      Nantucket Project inaugural
 Borchert, treasurer Howard N.
 Blitman, vice president Paul A.
 Bennett, vice president William
                                      program sells out attendance
 Willet and clerk and assistant              By Joshua Balling                          tations by some of the country’s                          ward socially-responsible works.
 treasurer Susan E. Robinson.               I&M Assistant Editor                        most prominent innovators, vi-                            They also discussed creative en-
                                                                                        sionaries and entrepreneurs at-                           deavors, the avenues opened by
                                          On Sunday morning, under a
 Thrift Shop closing for                                                                tracted 300 people to the White                           technology in making the arts
                                      tent just steps from Children’s
                                                                                        Elephant Hotel.                                           more accessible, and the potential
 season next Thursday                 Beach, Google chairman Eric
                                                                                            The sold-out sessions, which                          pitfalls along the way.
    The Hospital Thrift Shop at       Schmidt and microbiologist Craig                                                                               In addition to the 300 partici-
                                                                                        began Friday night and continued
 17 India St. will close for the      Venter discussed the incredible                                                                             pants who paid the $3,200 entry
                                                                                        until after noon Sunday, addressed
 season Thursday, Oct. 13. Prior      breakthroughs made possible by                    the acceleration of information                           fee, there were another 30 Nan-
 to that, the shop will hold a        the mapping of the human                          technology and its application in                         tucket Fellows – island leaders, ac-
 half-price sale Oct. 10 and 11,      genome.                                           business, healthcare and the arts;                        ademics and young people – who
 and free days are Oct. 12 and            Less than an hour later,                      the importance of reshaping med-                          attended the conference for free.
 13. Bring your own bags. Store       Chicago mayor and former White                    icine to focus more on promoting                             It was well worth it, said scien-
 hours are 9:30 a.m.-noon and 1-      House chief of staff Rahm                         health and less on preventing dis-                        tist Sarah Oktay, director of the
                                      Emanuel and former Obama eco-
 3:30 p.m.

 Boston names island a
                                      nomic advisor and Harvard presi-
                                      dent Lawrence Summers talked
                                      government and politics.
                                                                                        ease; increased investment in so-
                                                                                        cially-responsible technologies and
                                                                                        companies; the inherent chal-
                                                                                                                                                  UMass-Boston Nantucket Field
                                                                                                                                                  Station in Quaise.
                                                                                                                                                     “It was like having three years
                                                                                                                                                  of the (Nantucket Atheneum’s)
                                                                                                                                                                                                              GRINDERS
 top “Fall Getaway ”                      The day before, Segway inven-
                                                                                        lenges and questions in creating                                                                           Nana Jean’s Meatballs, Freshly Pounded Chicken Parm,
                                                                                        synthetic life; and extensive dis-                        Geschke Lecture Series in a day
     Boston magazine named            tor Dean Kamen revealed that one                                                                            and a half. I made a lot of contacts
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Freshly Sliced Eggplant, Sweet Italian Sausage and
 Nantucket a top “Fall Getaway”                                                         cussion about the role of govern-
                                      of his latest projects, the SlingShot             ment in the financial crisis, the                         and took like 22 pages of notes. It                     Peppers….freshly baked rolls… mmm!
 destination in its October issue.    water purifier, is already produc-                promotion of business and our                             was really wonderful to hear how
     Boston’s staff visited desti-    ing clean drinking water in Third                                                                           people are thinking innovatively,                   Pastas, Salads, Burgers,Wings and so much more…
                                                                                        daily lives.
 nations throughout New Eng-          World countries, and Peter Dia-                                                                             and how that can be applied in a
                                                                                            Many of the presenters at the                                                                         Lunch as it should be…fast, fresh and affordable!
 land to present readers with a       mandis, founder of the X Prize,                                                                             concrete and financially-sound
                                                                                        island’s answer to the Aspen Ideas
 list of weekend activities that      talked about the need for private                 Festival and the TED Conference                           manner, how the acceleration of                  Dine in or call ahead for take- out and it will be ready
 range from outdoor adventures,       capital to fund innovation. On Fri-                                                                         technology can empower people,
                                                                                        – including Broadway producer                                                                                                 when you get here.
 sports and recreation, arts and      day night, “thought leader” and                                                                             but also an acknowledgment that
                                                                                        Julie Taymor, journalists and au-
 culture, spas and relaxation,        Presidential Award for Sustain-                   thors James and Deborah Fallows,                          there are bioethics questions with                I       I       I      I      I   I       I   I     I      I      I
 and food and wine.                   able Development winner William                                                                             some of the possibilities,” she said.
                                                                                        hedgefund billionaire Eddie Lam-
     Specifically mentioned are
 Sankaty Head Golf Club, Capt.
                                      McDonough eschewed the idea of                    pert and summer resident and for-                            The feedback has so far been                  17 Old South Rd.                       I   508-228-4100
                                      doing “less bad” for the environ-                 mer NBC Universal head Bob                                universally positive, said Plum TV                                    fusarosrestaurant.com
 Tom’s Charters, the Nantucket        ment by promoting the concept of                                                                            station manager and Nantucket
                                                                                        Wright – also stressed the impor-
 Historical Association, LoLa 41      doing “more good.”                                                                                          Project executive director Kate
                                                                                        tance of leveraging the incredible
 and Cisco Brewers.                       These were just a few of the                  amount of information available                           Brosnan, who co-founded the
                                      conversations that took place over                today and the technology that                             event with Plum and Nantucket
 Farm to School                       the three days of the inaugural                   makes it possible it to empower                           Nectars founder Tom Scott.
 program presented                    Nantucket Project, whose theme                    the individual, and the individual
 $5,000 grant                         was “ReThink,” and whose presen-                  businessperson, with an eye to-                                 CONFERENCE, PAGE 9A
    The Nantucket Garden Club
 recently presented Sustainable
 Nantucket’s Farm to School
 program a $5,000 grant. The
 money will be used for garden
 infrastructure, including loam
 and compost; a slow-drip irriga-
 tion system, supplies for pre-
                                                                             Nantucket Conservation Foundation
 serving food grown in the
 garden and more.


 Stop & Shop brings
                  r
 back rewards program
    The new school year has
 started, and so has Stop &
 Shop’s A+ School Rewards Pro-
 gram, an easy way for schools
 to earn money. Since the pro-




                                                                                                                                                                            X
 gram launched in 2009 by The




                                                    W
 Stop & Shop Supermarket
 Company, more than $1.5 mil-
                                                         Milestone Cranberry Bog 220 Milestone Rd 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
 lion has been donated to local                                  " From the Rotary, head east on Milestone Road toward ’Sconset.
 schools to help subsidize their                              At 4.2 miles from the Rotary there will be a brown rock on the left hand side of the road with
 operating budgets. This year                                  the number “220” on it. Continue on Milestone Road for another 100 yards and turn left.
 Stop & Shop has increased its
 contribution to help fund                                                                                           #  
 schools with a commitment of                                       #                                                      
 $2.5 million.                                                           $ !                                                   
    To participate in the pro-                                            ! 
                                                  
 

 gram, customers sign up and                                               #                                                        
 designate their chosen school(s)
 by visiting a Stop & Shop store
 – including Nantucket – or by
 visiting www.stopandshop.com/
 aplus. After customers desig-
 nate a school(s), A+ School Re-
                                                                  call the Foundation at (508) 228–2884
                                                                          or visit www.nantucketconservation.org
 wards points accrue with each
 purchase made using a Stop &
                                                                  The Cranberry Festival is held rain or shine. However, in the case of extremely inclement weather a
 Shop card Oct. 7 through                            “Cranberry Open House” will be held on Sunday the 9th at the Milestone bog from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm with self-guided bog tours
 March 29. Beginning in No-                                           and fresh berries for sale. Check our web-site for current information the day of the Festival.
 vember, current school totals
 can be found on the A+ website
 at www.stopandshop.com.
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Mushroom build-up indicates
too much thatch in the lawn
   By Lucy Apthorp Leske                                                        bethan torture chambers. Its ver-
     Contributing Editor                Gardening by the Sea                    tical, knife-like blades chop
                                                                                through thatch layers and dislodge
    Mushrooms seem to be sprout-        thickness of one inch, thatch pre-      the rotten, matted material, much
ing everywhere this year, in num-       vents light, air and water from         like combing a long-haired dog or
bers and colors the likes of which      reaching the soil surface, creating     cat. It is hard, physical labor but
we haven’t seen in a long time.         an anaerobic environment, reduc-        worth the effort if you like a fall
Purple, red, white, yellow, orange,     ing drainage and forcing grass          workout.
flat, round, small, large, single,      roots to start growing above the            If you are a push-the-button-
multiple: the variety is astonishing    soil into the thatch layer. This in-    and-go type, you can rent a de-
and wondrous to behold.                 evitably makes grass more vul-          thatching machine. Just like a
    Of course I know not to pick or     nerable to drought and lowers soil      lawn mower, this device does most
eat any of them. Hardly an expert,      fertility not only by cutting down      of the work for you. In both cases,
I would likely poison myself. In-       the rate of decomposition but also      depending on how deep the thatch
stead, I admire them from afar          reducing fertilizer uptake. The         layer, you might want to run
and enjoy their fecundity except        thatch starts acting as a sponge, in    across the lawn in more than one
when, egad, they sprout in the          other words, both absorbing water       direction. Also in both cases, the
lawn.                                   and fertilizer and preventing it        result will be piles of hairy grass
   What does it mean when mush-         from soaking in underneath. The         tangles that you have to pick up
rooms come up in the lawn? Is that      more thatch is created, the weaker      and cart to the compost pile, pro-
good or bad? According to people        the grass becomes. Mushrooms            vided the lawn was not treated
who do claim to be experts, mush-       start sprouting in the thatch layer     with herbicide or other chemicals
rooms indicate that soil is fertile
because, like all fungi, they break
down organic matter. They would
not be in the lawn if there was not
                                        itself.
                                            What causes thatch to build up
                                        faster than it breaks down is, you
                                        guessed it, too much irrigation and
                                                                                in the last few months. If it was,
                                                                                bag the thatch and take it to the
                                                                                town recycling facility. One piece of
                                                                                                                                 Hospital Thrift Shop
                                                                                advice from the experts: thatching
organic matter to consume. As a
bonus, the byproducts of their di-
                                        fertilizer coupled with improper
                                        mowing techniques. If grass is en-
                                                                                is easier if the soil is moist.                                       Final days of the season
                                                                                    There are a number of products
gestion are nutrients that lawn         couraged to grow too fast, it sheds     on the market claiming to be liq-
                                                                                                                                 YOUR PURCHASE BENEFITS NANTUCKET COTTAGE HOSPITAL
grass can use to sustain itself.        more dead or decaying organic           uid dethatchers. Some are even
      Thus, a mushroom here and         material than the soil can handle.      sold by “organic” gardening com-             All items half-price - Monday, Oct. 10 & Tuesday, Oct. 11
there tells you that your lawn is           Healthy lawns do not need           panies and purportedly contain
healthy. In fact, when we cut a tree    more than one to two inches of          enzymes that aid in thatch diges-
                                                                                                                        All remaining items free - Wednesday, Oct. 12 & Thursday, Oct. 13
down a few years ago, an arc of         water a week and one or two fer-        tion. There appear to be more                                        (Closed for the season after October 13)
mushrooms cropped up the follow-        tilizations with slow-release fertil-   skeptics than supporters, prima-
ing year in the grass in the exact      izer a year, and only when plants       rily because most products like
pattern of the decaying under-          are actively growing (on Nan-           this are not only expensive, they
                                                                                                                                                              9:30 – noon & 1:30 – 3:30
ground roots. That decay was feed-      tucket, that is between late April      also require optimum temperature
ing the lawn. Lovely, but,              and late October). More than that       and moisture conditions to work.            17 India Street • 508-228-1125 • www.NantucketHospital.org
mushrooms in the lawn? Should-          leads to excessive growth which         Indeed, these “enzymes” need air
n’t they be living in the woods?        requires more frequent mowing           and water to operate, the very
    It turns out that an abundant       and, often, cutting off more than       things that thatch prevents the
crop of mushrooms in the lawn can       one third of the plant at a time.       soil from getting in the first place.
signify too much of a good thing.       Lawn experts recommend that             It’s like trying to light a pile of
More often than not, mushrooms          lawns be maintained at a height of      damp logs with wet matches.
and other fungi in the lawn are         2-1/2 inches in summer and that              Those in the know agree that
                                                                                                                                    Nantucket Cottage Hospital is an affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital and a member of Partners HealthCare
signs of thatch build-up. Thatch is     no more than one fourth to one          the best way to get rid of thatch is
the layer of decomposing organic        third of a grass plant’s height be      to rake it out, manually or by ma-
matter that lies on the soil surface    removed at a time.                      chine. The best time of year to do it
among grass plants. Healthy, well-          Ironically, leaving cuttings on     with Nantucket’s cool-season
balanced, sustainable lawns go          the lawn when the grass is grow-        grasses is early fall: right now. One
hand in hand with a thatch layer

                                                                                                                              Meeting the fuel needs
                                        ing at a normal rate does not add       can also prevent thatch from oc-
no more than half an inch deep.         to thatch but, instead, helps im-       curring in the future by planting a
    As grass plants die or decay,       prove soil fertility. Grass clippings   grass mix containing a high pro-
their dead plant parts drop to the      generally do not add to thatch un-      portion of fescue which tends to
soil surface where beneficial in-
sects, bacteria, fungi and other soil
organisms break them down
                                        less the lawn is growing at an ex-
                                        cessive rate. It is dead plants and
                                        root systems that add to thatch
                                                                                grow more slowly and, thus, pro-
                                                                                duces less thatch. Proper mainte-
                                                                                nance techniques as described
                                                                                                                                 of the island...
slowly and return nutrients to the      layers.                                 above also help, as does a balanced
soil. A healthy lawn creates thatch
at the same rate that organisms
                                             You know you have a thatch
                                        problem if, in addition to mush-
                                                                                pH of around 6.5.
                                                                                    Some lawn experts recommend
                                                                                                                                  find out what your neighbors
break it down. In return, the
thatch helps conserve moisture
                                        rooms, the lawn feels spongy when
                                        you walk on it, it is riddled with
                                                                                dethatching even healthy lawns
                                                                                every four or five years as a matter                     already know!
and keep roots cool, especially dur-    patches of poorly-growing or yel-       of course. I prefer instead to pre-
ing the heat of summer.                 low grass, and water drains right       vent the problem from cropping up
     Thatch can become a problem        off the surface. Fortunately, thatch    in the first place and enjoying my
when it grows a half-inch thick or      is easy to remedy. For small lawns      mushrooms in the woods where
more, indicating that the grass is      and fit gardeners, there is the         they belong.
producing it faster than the soil       thatch rake, an evil-looking device         Send comments or questions to
fauna can break it down. At a           that appears to belong in Eliza-        LucyApthorp@netscape.net.
                                                                                                                                                                is the local propane provider that saves
                                          Congregate Lunch                                                                                                      you money and offers the best service!
   The following lunches will be        pollock, penne pasta, carrots, fresh       Wednesday, Oct. 12: Vegetar-
served at the Saltmarsh Senior          fruit, wheat bread.                     ian lasagna, broccoli and red pep-
Center:                                    Monday, Oct. 10: Columbus            pers, oatmeal cookie, Italian bread.
   Thursday, Oct. 6: Salsa              Day. Saltmarsh Center closed.
                                                                                   Thursday, Oct. 13: Lemon-
chicken with cheddar cheese and            Tuesday, Oct. 11: Roast Cajun
corn meal, sautéed spinach, gata        turkey, boiled potatoes, Capri          pepper pork, whipped potatoes,
                                                                                green beans, Vanilla pudding, rye
                                                                                                                        8b Amelia Drive                         nantucketenergy.com                                         508.228.6240
cookie, dinner roll.                    blend vegetables, fresh fruit,
   Friday, Oct. 7: Potato-crunch        multigrain bread.                       bread.




                                                                                                                                   ROPEWALK
                                                                                                                                      Lobsters • Grilled Fish • Steaks • Pasta • Raw Bar
                                                                                                                                        Fried Clams • Mussels • Calamari • Oysters
                                                                                                                                             Softshell Crab • Halibut • Shrimp

                                                                                                                                      Open through lunch Columbus Day
                                                                                                                                                DINNER SPECIALS
                                                                                                                                                Thursday through Saturday • 5-9
                                                                                                                                                    LUNCH DAILY
                                                                                                                                              Mon-Wed 11-3 • Thurs-Sun 11-5
                                                                                                                                               Raw Bar Open Daily at 11am
                                                                                                                           Thank you for a great season. See you in the spring!
                                                                                                                                        Straight Wharf ~ 508•228•8886
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Calendar: Nantucket Half-Marathon set for Sunday                                                                                                                    AUNT LEAH’S FUDGE
                                                                                                                                                                      “The Best Fudge in The World”
                                                                                                                                                                            Over 34 flavors!
    (Continued from page 1C)                                                                                                        TUESDAY                         Chocolate Peanut Butter, Chocolate Oreo,
       Rafael Osona Auction                                                                                                        OCTOBER 11                           Chocolate Covered Cranberries,
                                                                                                                                                                      Chocolate M&M and many more...
                                                                                                                                   Adult Morning Stick
                                                                                                                                                                    Shipping college
9:30 a.m. American Legion Hall, 21
Washington St. Antiques auction of                                                                                         10 a.m. Nantucket Ice, 1 Backus
American, English and Continental                                                                                          Lane. Wake up and cool off with a         care packages
                                                                                                                                                                         now!
antique furniture and decorations,                                                                                         morning hockey scrimmage. (508)
among other items. Thursday, Fri-                                                                                          228-2516.
day previews 10 a.m.-5 p.m.                                                                                                                                                   Find us on Facebook!
                                                                                                                                 HIV and Hepatitis Clinic
         “Sleeping Beauty”                                                                                                 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nantucket AIDS Net-        The Courtyard, 16 Straight Wharf
11 a.m. Nantucket New School, 15                                                                                           work, 35 Old South Road. See              Call 1-800-824-6330 OR
                                                                                                                           Thursday, Oct. 6 listing for details.
Nobadeer Farm Road. The Dream-                                                                                                                                             order online
land’s Young Actors Theater Com-
pany hosts a special Arts Festival
                                                                                                                              Lectionary Discussion Group              www.auntleahs.com
                                                                                                                           10 a.m. St. Paul’s Parish House, 20
performance of the classic fairy tale.
                                                                                                                           Fair St. A discussion of the scripture      OUR PHOTOS YOUR MEMORIES
                                                                                                                           readings for the upcoming Sunday.
        Story and CraftTime                                                                                                                                                 It’s easy to order great pictures from The Inquirer and Mirror.
2 p.m. Atheneum gallery, 1 India St.                                                                                                                                         Go to ack.net and click on Photo Galleries!
                                                                                                                                       Library Legos
Get ready for Halloween with a sea-
sonal story and fun skeleton craft.                                                                                        3-4:30 p.m. Atheneum gallery, 1
For children 4-10. Free.                                                                                                   India St. Enjoy some creative con-
                                                                                                                           struction. The library will provide
      Sustainable Nantucket                                                                                                the Legos and projects will be dis-
                                                                                                                           played in the Weezie Children’s
      Farmers & Artisans Market                                                                                            Room. For grades kindergarten-five.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cambridge and North
Union streets. Local food, handmade                                                                                                   Public Skating
items, live music and more.Weather

                                                                                                                                                                                             19TH Annual
                                                                                                                           Noon-2:30 p.m. Nantucket Ice, 1
permitting. Last market Oct. 15.
                                                                                                                           Backus Lane. $5 youth, $8 adult, $5
                                                                                                                           skate rentals. Call (508) 228-2516

                                                                                                                                                                      PIPE ORGAN CRAWL
 “Ten Great Streets”Presentation                                                                                           for additional skating sessions.
10 a.m. Land Bank Park, Main
Street. State and town officials will                                                                                          Safe Harbor Support Group
be on hand for the American Plan-
ning Association’s designation of                                                                                          Call for time. Strong Wings Adven-           Saturday, October 8 • 9:15 to 2pm
Nantucket’s Main Street as one of                                                                                          ture School, 9 Nobadeer Farm Road.             Stroll with us through Downtown Nantucket,
its “10 Great Streets for 2011.”                                                                                           A support group for those who have
                                                                                                                           lost someone to suicide. (508) 325-
                                                                                                                                                                         and stop in to hear the island's six historic pipe
                                                                                                                           0048.                                         organs played to their best advantage by local
          SUNDAY                                                                                File photo by Jim Powers                                                          and visiting master organists.
                                                                                                                                       Tai Chi Class
          OCTOBER 9                       CRIMSON HARVEST: Kids scramble for cranberries as Len Germinara,                 6-7 p.m. Atheneum Great Hall, 1               Also, join us for a light lunch in the garden at St. Paul's.
                                          top, feeds them into an antique grading machine during the last year’s           India St. Kris Feeney, of Nantucket’s
              BirdWalk                    Cranberry Festival at the Nantucket Conservation Foundation's Mile-              Hai Tien school, teaches the ancient
8 a.m. Meet in Nantucket High             stone Bog. This year’s festival is set for Saturday. See Oct. 8 listing,         Chinese art of Tai Chi. $10.
School parking lot, 10 Surfside
Road. Two hours of social birdwatch-
                                          page 1C, for details.                                                                   Women’s Bible Study
ing around the island.                             Nantucket Amble                         MONDAY                          10 a.m. 4 Trotter’s Lane. A discus-
                                                                                                                           sion of “Jesus . . . Still in Mark.”
           “Chinatowns”                   2 p.m. Maria Mitchell Association
                                          Natural Science Museum, 2 Vestal                OCTOBER 10                       (508) 825-2258.
5 p.m. Atheneum Great Hall, 1
India St. Terry Pommett presents a        St. Enjoy a family nature walk led                Columbus Day
multimedia travelogue with photog-        by a staff member of the Maria                                                        WEDNESDAY
raphy, video and music shot during        Mitchell Association. Free.                   Concert: Hungrytown                        OCTOBER 12
his month in China this winter.                                                                                                                                                        9:15 St. Mary's, Federal St.
                                                                                  1 p.m. Atheneum Great Hall, 1
Young island pianist Junyi Wang               Nantucket Half-Marathon             India St. Hungrytown, the folk-                 Home Schooling Club                  10:00 Main Sanctuary, Congregational Church, 62 Centre St.
Fitzgibbon will perform.
                                          8 a.m. Starts at Nantucket Light-       music duo of Rebecca Hall and Ken                                                    10:30 Old North Vestry, Congregational Church, 62 Centre St.
                                                                                                                           12:30-2 p.m. Atheneum gallery, 1
                                          house School, 1 Rugged Road. A          Anderson, will perform.                                                                    11:00 Methodist Church, 2 Centre St at Main St.
          Comedy Improv                                                                                                    India St. An opportunity for home-
                                          half-marathon, relay race and kids                                               schooling families and those inter-                         11:30 St. Paul's, 20 Fair St.
8:30 p.m. Methodist Church lower                                                               Eventide
level, 2 Centre St. Theatre Work-         fun run to benefit the Lighthouse                                                ested in home-schooling to share                                     noon lunch
                                          School. Fun run starts at 7:15 a.m.     6-7:30 p.m. Unitarian Meeting            ideas and information, offer support                   1:30 Unitarian Church, 11 Orange St.
shop of Nantucket presents the is-                                                House, 11 Orange St. The first in an
land’s own comedy troupe.                 To register online, go to www.ac-       eight-session series of gatherings       and work on projects.
Appropriate for all ages.                 tive.com/running/nantucket-                                                                                               School aged children may enjoy seeing a pipe organ up close and
                                                                                  the combine music, spiritual prac-
                                          ma/nantucket-half-marathon-2011.        tice and dialogue. Free.                          Men’s Bible Study                 learning how it works at the 11:30 performance at St. Paul's
           “The Crucible”
3 p.m. Quaker Meeting House, 7                    Wet Paint Auction                     Sustainable Nantucket
                                                                                                                           7:30 a.m. 5 Mothball Way. Led by
                                                                                                                           Kent Seibert. (508) 228-5895.
                                                                                                                                                                      Don't miss this unique Nantucket cultural event!
Fair St. See Saturday, Oct. 8 listing                                                    Annual Meeting & Picnic
for details.                              5 p.m. Legion Hall, 21 Washington
                                          St. The Artists Association of Nan-     11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Farm to School                    Public Skating
                                                                                  garden, off First Way. Sustainable
     Hemingway Performance                tucket hosts an auction of works cre-
                                                                                  Nantucket will conduct its annual
                                                                                                                           Noon-2:30 p.m. Nantucket Ice, 1
3 p.m. Atheneum Great Hall, 1             ated over the weekend. Proceeds                                                  Backus Lane. $5 youth, $8 adult, $5
                                                                                  meeting, a have a ribbon-cutting for
India St. Richard Clark presents his      benefit the AAN’s public and educa-     its new Farm to School garden, and       skate rentals. Call (508) 228-2516
play “Life, Language and the Pur-         tional programs. Preview at 4 p.m.      hold a family picnic (bring your own     for additional skating sessions.
suit of Happiness: Ernest Heming-                                                                                                                                                   508-228-3352 • ncmc@verizon.net
                                          www.nantucketarts.org                   picnic). Music, games, refreshments.
way Alive!”                                                                       www.sustainablenantucket.org                     CALENDAR, PAGE 3C                               nantucketcommunitymusiccenter.org



                                   The Nantucket Shellfish Association
                                  offers great thanks to all who made the                                                    NANTUCKET COTTAGE HOSPITAL
                                         2011 Scallopers Ball                                                                  Quality year-round health care near home
                                          the best party on Nantucket.
       Brant Point Marine
       Neil Cocker
       Kady Decker
                                                           Very Special Thanks to
                                                           Nancy Sayles Day Foundation
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Speech Therapy
       Doug Smith
       Douty Brothers Seafood                              Golden Scallop Sponsors                                                                                                                     for Children
       Frank Dutra                                         Nantucket Yacht Club
       Even Keel                                                                                                                                                                                      A five-week program to help children
       Bill Fisher Tackle                                  ReMain Nantucket, LLC
                                                                                                                                                                                                      with articulation errors, difficulties
       Julie Fitzgerald                                    Nantucket Seafoods
       Glidden’s Seafood                                                                                                                                                                              in making certain sounds and other
       Kellogg Marine                                      Sponsors                                                                                                                                   verbal communication problems.
       Kevin Kuester                                       Congdon & Coleman Real Estate &
       Patty Myers
                                                           Congdon & Coleman Insurance                                                                                                                • Designed especially for children 8-12
       Harbor Fuel
       Island Cashmere                                     Nantucket Island Resorts
       Languedoc                                           Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank                                                                                                           • Limited class size for close attention
       Maddaquet Admiralty
       Maximum Weather Instruments                                                                                                                                                                    • Group practice through games
       Miacomet Golf Club
       Nantucket Boat Basin                                                                                                       Classes led by speech language pathologist                          • Exercises for practice at home
       Nantucket Bookworks                                                                                                              Carrie Keyes, M.A., CCC-SLP
       Nantucket Golf Club                                                                                                                                                                            • Guidance and participation for parents
       Nantucket Gourmet                                                                                                           This program might be covered partly to fully
       Nantucket Looms                                    …as well as Peter McEachern, Chef Bob                                        by your insurance provider including
       Mario Ornelas                                       McGowan, Matt Richardson & Kimberly                                                                                                        • Free screening and evaluation
                                                                                                                                         MassHealth and private insurers.
       Nat Philbrick                                       Hannan at the Nantucket Yacht Club,
       Nantucket Pharmacy                                                                                                               For a free screening of your child                            • Convenient Saturday morning classes
                                                           and their great staff and volunteers,
       Nantucket Propane                                                                                                                   or more information, call our
       Nantucket Tackle                                   …anyone else we may have inadvertently                                    Rehabilitation Department at 508-825-8191                             9-10:30 a.m. starting October 15
       Bill Sandole
                                                           omitted,
       Sankaty Head Golf Club                                                                                                                                                                                  NantucketHospital.org
       Sayle’s Seafood                                    …and most especially,
       Ron Sheperd
       Carl Sjolund                                        the Nantucket Community.
       Jim Sjolund
       Stop and Shop                                                    See you next year!
       Trustees of Reservations
       Mary & John West
       Clark Whitcomb
                                                          ...Preserving and Enhancing
       Zodiac International                               Nantucket’s Shellfisheries
                                                                                                                            Nantucket Cottage Hospital is an affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital and a member of Partners HealthCare.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Liberty Street. Lots of good stuff. Early
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 birds welcome.
    ANNOUNCEMENTS
24 HR towing & road service- beach
tows- flatbed- junk car removal- Harry’s                                                                                                                                                                                         Saturday Oct. 8, 9:00 am 286 Polpis Rd.
Towing 508-325-3390                                                                                                                                                                                                              Antiques, collectibles, paper prints,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 books, rugs, furniture, old baseball pho-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 tos and more.
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Ice. No experience necessary. Muffin          Bulletin Board         Employment             Loans Wanted         Furniture              Animal Care          Sporting Goods         Rentals-Summer       For Rent-Rooms
                                                                                                                                        Animals for Sale                                                 Transportation          Road, 9 am. Furniture, household, etc.
508-221-0137                                  Announcements          Help Wanted            Money to Loan        Lawn/Garden                                 Real Estate            Rentals-Winter
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Autos For Sale          Something for everyone.
                                              Auctions               Situations Wanted                           Miscellaneous          Lost/Found Pets                             Rentals-Seasonal
                                                                                            Items For Sale                                                   Apts./Condos                                Autos Buy/Trade
     LOST AND FOUND                           In Memoriums                                                       Wanted to Buy          Pets                                        Rentals-Yr. Round    Auto Parts/Repair
                                                                     Childcare              Antiques                                                         Commercial Prop.
                                              Lost & Found                                                                              Recreation                                  Off-Island           Aviation                SECONDS SHOP. 17B North Beach St.
LOST WHILE scalloping at Pimney                                      Financial              Appliances           Yard Sales                                  For Sale-Houses                             Boats/Marine            Monday-Friday 10-4:30, Saturday 10-2.
                                              Public Notices                                                                            Boating                                     Wanted to Buy
Point, Shimmo, on Saturday 10/1. Ray-                                Bus. Opportunities     Business/Office      Ticket Exchange                             For Rent-Houses                             Boat Parts/Repair       Donations accepted daily. 508-228-6677
                                              Schools                                                                                   Fitness                                     Wanted to Rent       Bicycles
mond Weil ladies bracelet watch. Silver                                                                          Pets/Animals
                                              Services               Investments            Entertainment                               Hunting/Fishing      Prop. Exchange         Land For Sale        Motorcycles
and gold, sentimental value. Reward of-

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                                               Frequency Discounts(commercial ads only, no refunds on cancellations)                                                                                                             Straight Wharf. Saturday, October 8th,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 10-5.
            SERVICES
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A SQUEAKY CLEAN is accepting cli-                         Real Estate Rentals                                             Island Experts                                  Special Occasion Spotlight                             for only a $1.00 per star.
ents. Low hourly rate, great refs, in busi-
ness 18 yrs. Jamie 508-228-4753                               4 Week Discount                                           Business Directory                           Birthday, Anniversary, Card of Thanks
                                                         3 lines for 4 weeks $77.25                                  as low as $13.81 a week
                                                                                                               based on a 1x1, 16 week commitment                        $13.43 per column inch, prepaid
ANTIQUE BAROMETERS repaired -
                                                         (No refunds on cancellations)                                                                                                                                                     Real Estate
25 years experience - pick up and deliv-
ery can be arranged - banjo barometers,
stick barometers, wood or brass marine
barometers. Contact Dennis at
                                                    To place an ad Call (508) 228-3803, Fax (508) 325-5089,                                                                                                                            STORAGE SPACE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 STORAGE SPACE for boats lg & sm.

                                                Email Classified@inkym.com or on the web at www.ACK.net
617-922-1953                          or                                                                                                                                                                                         Trucks/cars, lg trailers, storage units.
capebarometer@gmail.com                                                                                                                                                                                                          Also polyhouse inside 3000sf possible
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 wkshp space. 508-228-2662

                                                      HELP WANTED                                  HELP WANTED                               MISCELLANEOUS                                    YARD SALES                                COMMERCIAL
CARETAKING- Expert carpentry,
painting, and property maintenance.           DIRECTOR, MEMBER Services - Nan-              Seasonal yard laborer needed for busy       FLOORING: Character grade white                      ESTATE SALE - MADAKET                        RENTALS
References    available  -   David            tucket Chamber of Commerce seeks mo-          Island marina. Duties include washing       oak, character grade hickory, Italian        334 end of Madaket Rd. No reasonable        900 SQ FT. Formally ACK Eye Center.
McCandless      508-221-1255     or           tivated    and    highly     personable       customer’s boats, assisting with shrink     wormy chestnut, tongue and groove, and       offer refused. Sat. 10/8 Noon to 3pm        64 Old South Rd. 228-2397. With or
dcmackc@gmail.com                             second-in-command responsible for de-         wrap, boat fueling, clean up and general    end match. Long length up to 12 ft and       viewing. Sun. sale day 10 am to 4 pm.       without studio apt.
                                              veloping core membership services from        yard maintenance. Good work ethic and       width up to the 8 inches. 508-325-3534.      Rain or shine.
                                              new member drives to workshops, mem-          attention to detail a must. This position
CARETAKING: By a long time native.                                                                                                                                                                                               PRIME BAYBERRY Court Commer-
                                              ber events and services, guidebook pro-       will last until approximately mid De-
Call F.W. Pease at 508-228-0311                                                                                                         FOR SALE: Airless paint sprayer -            GREAT YARD Sale 76 Somerset Rd.             cial Spaces. Approx. 2700 sq. ft. plus
                                              duction and special events. Bachelor's        cember. Serious applicants send resume
                                                                                                                                        Commercial grade. Will handle 2 guns -       Sat. 10/8, 9 to 12. Rain date 10/09. All    convenient parking. 508.228.0907, ext.
                                              degree and 3-5 years experience in busi-      via email to sales@madaketmarine.com
                                                                                                                                        100 feet of hose. Adjustable pressure up     types of items for sale!                    101.
CARETAKING:          JIM     COOPER.          ness administration, budgeting and spe-       or fax (508) 228-4527. Applications are
                                                                                                                                        to 4000 lbs. 508-325-1841
508-257-6665 or 508-280-7584                  cial events organization. Salary com-         available on site.
                                              mensurate with experience. Please send                                                                                                 HOSPITAL THRIFT Shop half-price             SHARED OFFICE/Design space avail-
                                              resume to:                                                                                      WANTED TO BUY                          days Mon. Oct 10 & Tues Oct 11. Eve-        able: Office space for rent within archi-
CARPENTER/PAINTING/CARETAK-                   director@nantucketchamber.org.
                                                                                                     CHILD CARE                         CASH FOR GOLD, STERLING SIL-                 rything free Wed, Oct 12 & Thurs. Oct       tect’s office. Use of copier and internet.
ING. Taking on all late summer, fall                                                        BORNEMAN CHILDCARE has imme-                VER, silver coins (1964 & before), coin      13, then CLOSED for season. Hours           Great mid-island location. For info
projects. 10 years island experience. Li-                                                   diate openings. Full time, Year Round       collections, jewelry, old diamonds, gold     9:30 - noon and 1- 4:30.                    please call Jo Ann @ 508-228-3600
censed and fullly insured. Good picture       DRIVERS: REGIONAL & OTR. Start                8-4:30. Infants to 4 years old. Contact     coins, silver and gold bars, and
refs. Call Jason Libby at 508-280-0290.                                                     Christine Borneman at 508-325-0916 or
                                              up to $.41/mi + Excellent Benefits.
                                                                                            the5bornemans@yahoo.com
                                                                                                                                        antiques--paintings and oriental rugs.
                                                                                                                                                                                     MONDAY OCT 10 11-1. West Cliff Es-             RENTALS-SUMMER
                                              401K + Bonuses. Miles & Guaranteed                                                        Whole estates or one piece. HIGHEST
                                                                                                                                                                                     tate. Eel Point Road. Follow the bal-       CHARMING AND beautiful 2 bed-
                                              Hometime! CDL-A 6mos. Exp. (888)                                                          PRICES PAID. BY APPOINTMENT
DAVIS FLOORING. Hardwood, in-                                                                                                                                                        loons. 10 bedroom estate filled with fur-   rooms & 2.5 bath edge of town home
                                              219-8041                                      CLASSIFIED DEADLINE Tuesdays                ONLY. For info, call 508-939-0556.
stallation, sanding & finishing.                                                                                                                                                     niture. Piano, billiard table, organ. Lu-   $1800/mo. incl. util. See website
                                                                                            before 12 noon. Call 228-3803 to place
Chuck Davis, Jr. 508-228-1027                                                                                                                                                        nes 10 de Octubre, 11-1. West Cliff Es-     www.compuzed.com/nantucket. Call
                                                                                            your ad today.
                                              FRAMERS & ROOFERS wanted. Must                                                            I AM a business owner on island look-        tate. Eel Pt Road. Seguimiento de los       Lynn 917-405-5171.
                                              have license & transportation. Call Rus-                                                  ing for a single family home on half acre    Globos. Diez dormitorios estate ilerio de
HIGHLAND FLOORS                               sell 508-685-5510.                                                                                                                     muebles. Piano, billiard table, organo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     RENTALS-WINTER
Sales, installation & sanding/finishing.                                                              Items For Sale                    or more to buy for under 1 million dol-
                                                                                                                                        lars near Madaket/ Cliff Rd. close to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 1BR/1BA furn house faces Old Mill. By
Fully insured. Call 508-325-3534.                                                                                                                                                                                                Main St., schools, grocery stores. W/D,
                                              HIRING LUNCHTIME WAITSTAFF,                                                               edge of town. Two structures or ability
                                                                                                                                                                                     SAT OCT 8, 9-1. 14 Amelia Drive, An-        DW, pvt pkg, elec heat. No smokers.
                                              hostesses, and bussers at Faregrounds                  APPLIANCES                         to build second structure a must. I am
                                                                                                                                                                                     nye’s. Jewelry art household and more.      Now-6/1. 508-228-9362.
PEARL RESTRINGING - Profes-                   Restaurant. Please apply in person at 27                                                  not an agent/ broker. Call Robert
                                                                                            GAS GRILL. LP 3 burner. 1 side                                                           Great stuff to benefit Cat Trap.
sionally hand knotted on silk. Fast           Fairgrounds Rd.                                                                           202-255-5855
                                                                                            burner. Rotisserie. Stainless steel.
service. $20. Heidi Weddendorf.                                                             Barely used. Paid $760 will take BO.


                                                                                                                                                                                        NURSE PRACTITIONER
508-228-2592.                                 OFFICE ADMINISTRATIVE Assistant               508-228-4524.                               OLD SCALLOP winches - Sprockets,
                                              - The ‘Sconset Trust seeks year round                                                     heads, in any condition. Cash on the
                                              assistant to Executive Director for 10 to
                                                                                                   LAWN/GARDEN                          spot. 508-325-1841.
SMALL JOBS: Help with organizing,             15 daytime hours per week at mid-island       FALL CLEAN Ups. Owner operated
storage, change of season work. Resolve                                                     26th year. Rosewood Gardeners.
those small jobs that won’t away! Effi-
                                              office. Must have 3-5 years experience
                                                                                            5 0 8 - 2 2 8 - 9 2 5 2 .
                                                                                                                                                  YARD SALES                            Part-time (20-30 hours/week) NP for family planning
                                              in professional office environment and
cient & happy to help you. Call               excellent MS Office, donor database           rosewoodgardens@gis.net.                    5 TROTTERS Lane 10/8/11 -10/9/11                programs in Nantucket and Hyannis sites to provide direct
                                                                                                                                        Saturday and Sunday 9-1 No early
269-274-7568            or       email        management, calendaring and communi-
                                                                                                                                        birds. Everything must go. Beds, dress-
                                                                                                                                                                                        services to males and females: lab testing/ordering, gyn
eve_messing@hotmail.com                       cations skills. Must be self-starter, effi-   GOT TRASH? WE'VE GOT BINS! Is-              ers, chairs, etc. Free hot tub.                 assessments, birth control, STIs: current MA license, Mass
                                              cient and able to work with volunteers.
                                              Send resume to info@sconsettrust.org.
                                                                                            land Made, high-quality bins for trash                                                      CSR and ability to follow written protocols required:
TUTORING: SSAT, SAT, ACT, Reme-                                                             and recycling.. Endless configurations.
dial, reinforcement, & enrichment. Basic                                                    Full guarantee. Nantucket Island Com-       COUTURE TAG Sale - from the Estate              experience preferred. Exc. benefits.
                                                                                                                                        of Francis Carpenter. Sunday, Oct 9,
Math, Algebra, Geometry, Reading &            WAIT STAFF wanted at Fog Island               pany. 508-257-7976.
                                                                                            www.nantucketislandcompany.com.             10am - 12pm - $10 Early Bird admis-                              Fax to: 508-583-9809
Writing skills. Grades 5-12. Essays,          Cafe. Great winter job available. Apply
school & college applications.                in person at 7 South Water.
                                                                                                                                        sion @ 9am at the American Legion
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        AA/EOE
        HELP WANTED

                                                                                                                                               Nantucket Public Schools
ASSOCIATE FOR Web and Magazine
sales needed. Experience helpful, but
not necessary. Must be creative, driven,
organized, computer literate, have a
good knowledge of social networking
(facebook & twitter) and be personable,
upbeat and well-spoken. Position is full
                                                                                                                                                    HELP WANTED
time with health benefits and 401K pro-
gram. Resume + cover letter to
deb@nantucketonline.com. Or call
                                                                                                                                             POSITION: NHS Winter Coaches
508-228-3866. Potentials will be called
to schedule interview.                             NANTUCKET MEMORIAL AIRPORT                                                                AVAILABLE DATE: November 1st
                                                   Building &Technical Systems Specialist                                                           Head Coach Basketball, Boy’s Varsity
                                                                                                                                                    Head Coach Basketball, Boy’s Junior Varsity
                                                 Airport Building & Technical Systems Specialist needed for                                         Head Coach Basketball, CPS Middle School
                                                 year round, full-time position. Extremely organized
                                                                                                                                                    Head Coach Basketball, Girl’s Varsity
                                                 candidates with advanced computer literacy needed for                                              Head Coach Basketball, Girl’s Junior Varsity
                                                 supervising and monitoring multiple systems in the airport                                         Head Coach Basketball, CPS Middle School
                                                 facilities including, but not limited to, controls for geothermal
                                                 heating and cooling, baggage belt, automated parking, public                                       Head Coach Ice Hockey, Varsity
                                                 address, security cameras and fire alarm systems. Other duties                                     Assistant Coach Ice Hockey, Varsity
                                                 include building or airport related maintenance. Duties                                            Head Coach Ice Hockey, Junior Varsity
                                                 require electrical license and skills in use of hand tools,
                                                                                                                                                    Head Coach Swimming, Boys & Girls Varsity
                                                 painting, mechanical repair and operation of heavy
   Find just what                                equipment, snow removal, grass cutting, etc. Obtaining CDL
                                                                                                                                                    Assistant Coach Swimming, Boys & Girls Varsity
                                                                                                                                                    Assistant Coach Diving, Boys & Girls Varsity
 you’re looking for in                           and Hoisters License are requirements as well as completing
                                                 an OSHA 10 hour course. Will be trained in and must perform                                        Athletic Trainer
  The Inquirer                                   full range of aircraft rescue and firefighting duties including
                                                 periodic exposure to and annual recertification in actual live-                             APPLICATION: Interested candidates should apply in writing to
   and Mirror                                    fire situations. This is a union position and carries full Town
                                                 benefits. Mandatory overtime during emergency situations.
                                                                                                                                             the Superintendent of Schools within ten (10) school days (by
                                                                                                                                             October 10, 2011) of this announcement.

  Classifieds                                    Dependable team players may seek applications at the Airport
                                                 Accounting office or by visiting www.nantucketairport.com.                                  JOB DESCRIPTION: See Chris Maury, Athletic Director

       Published every                                                                                                                       SALARY: Based on Extra Curricular formula.
          thursday                                               The Town of Nantucket is an
                                                       Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.                                               The Town of Nantucket is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.



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