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Islanders all come to yack on Nantucket's online forum

Subjects and views run the gamut on community's site

When war protester Cindy Sheehan (above, shown in Washington, D.C.) visited Nantucket, the YackOn.com forum was filled with rumors, later denied, that the Nantucket Police were videotaping the crowd to get money from Homeland Security. When war protester Cindy Sheehan (above, shown in Washington, D.C.) visited Nantucket, the YackOn.com forum was filled with rumors, later denied, that the Nantucket Police were videotaping the crowd to get money from Homeland Security. (KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS/FILE 2007)
By Carolyn Y. Johnson
Globe Staff / May 28, 2007

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At Nantucket's Town Meeting last month , Selectman Michael Kopko kept one eye on the crowd in the high school gymnasium and the other on the town forum's online chat room. (Full article: 989 words)

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