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News Updates

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RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 7:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 11:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 11:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 11:04am
Mark Strong Convicted on 13 Counts - March 6th, 2013 - 5:54pm
Lawyers in prostitution trial get snippy - March 1st, 2013 - 8:01pm
Key witness takes the stand in Zumba trial - February 28th, 2013 - 10:33pm
Jury Reviews Photos and Video in Strong Trial - February 27th, 2013 - 6:17pm
After Weeks of Delay, Zumba Trial Begins - February 22nd, 2013 - 7:30pm

People

Bir thdays

George Vaillancourt of Kennebunk celebrated his 100th birthday with friends and family at a birthday celebration held at Atria Kennebunk Senior Living. More...

Obituaries

Judith Emery

Judith Newton Emery, of Cape Porpoise, died July 11, 2014 following a brave and gracious fight with metastasized breast cancer. Born Jan. 14, 1936 in Bellows Falls, Vermont, she was the youngest child of Bernice Hatch Newton and Paul Newton. More...

Mary Hartingh

Mary Corcoran Hartingh, a resident of Kennebunk, passed away peacefully July 13, 2014 at her home after living, in her words, “a grand adventure” on this earth for 96 years. Mary was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Feb. More...

Betty Lavoie

Betty J. Lavoie, 87, died on July 14, 2014 following a period of declining health. She was born in Malone, New York, Dec. 11, 1926, the daughter of Leo and Bernadette (Cowan) Robarge. Betty graduated from Franklin Academy and on Aug. More...

Bridge input sought

Transportation department fields queries about the replacement project

KENNEBUNK — As a way to seek input from the public about replacing the Mat J. Lanigan Bridge, the Maine Department of Transportation facilitated a preliminary public hearing last Tuesday at Kennebunk High School. More...

Board shoots down shared beach pass

Chamber of Commerce sought discussion of proposal to combine

KENNEBUNK — Both boards of selectmen in Kennebunk and Kennebunkport recently discussed reciprocal beach parking passes between the two towns. More...

Community

Chromebooks for high school on the way

KENNEBUNK — Jamie Jensen, director of IT Services for Regional School Unit 21, announced that he anticipates the newly purchased Acer Google Chromebooks and their protective cases will arrive during the week of Aug.18. More...

High school renovation plan submitted

Next step is for all three school proposals to go to a joint reading

KENNEBUNK— The Kennebunk High School Building Committee proposed a renovation plan costing $43.7 million to the Regional School Unit 21 board of directors Monday night for a first reading. More...

Little Red Wagon Theatre Group to visit library

Kennebunk Free Library will host the Little Red Wagon Theatre Troupe performance of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Nightingale” 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5. More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.

Saturday, July 19 Pat’s Pizza/Yarmouth Clam Festival 5-miler, 8 a.m., Main Street and town hall, Yarmouth. FMI or to register, visit www.clamfestival.com. Friday, July 25 More...

Thursday, July 24

Photography contest, Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk. Join in Edith Barry’s legacy of photography by defining culture today through images. The contest is open to photographers of all ages until Sept. 5. More...

Friday, July 25

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050. More...