December 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News Updates

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Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 6:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 10:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 10:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 10:04am
Mark Strong Convicted on 13 Counts - March 6th, 2013 - 4:54pm
Lawyers in prostitution trial get snippy - March 1st, 2013 - 7:01pm
Key witness takes the stand in Zumba trial - February 28th, 2013 - 9:33pm

Columns

Cooking on Purpose

Some recipes sure to please the big elf

Santa will be coming to your house very soon. Are you ready? You do know he likes to take a break at each house and he loves cookies! More...

Business

Think you need a hearing aid?

If you need or think you might need a hearing aid, you should call Mark Vail today — he’ll test and evaluate you for the hearing aid you need in the comfort of your home and you’ll be happy with it. More...

Melissa Libby invites you to consider her as your

Her practice, opening in South Portland in January, oriented to people, not paperwork, and your direct contact during all phases of your health care is with her personally. She accepts most major insurances. More...

Rolnick Chiropractic

‘Tis the Season…..to Stay Healthy! More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Dec. 18

Men’s Basketball League, 6 to 8 p.m., Messiah Christian Church, Route 1, Wells. FMI or to sign up, call 985-9287. More...

Friday, Dec. 19

Museum Holiday Open House, 4 to 7 p.m., Brick Store Museum, 117 Main St., Kennebunk. Explore the museum’s 2014 exhibitions while tasting delectable treats with the sounds of enchanting holiday music. Free admission to all. More...

Saturday, Dec. 20

Christmas tree sales, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., The New School, Route 1 Kennebunk. Fundraiser for The New School scholarship fund. More...

New animal control rules proposed

Overhaul of 38-year-old ordinance could give dogs more time on public beaches

KENNEBUNKPORT — The dog days of summer will have a new meaning if a group of Kennebunkport residents get their way. More...

Selectmen eye fining contractors

Board cites ‘upward trend’ in building without permits

KENNEBUNK — Apparent frustration over an “upward trend” in unpermitted construction boiled over at the most recent selectmen’s meeting, prompting some to suggest the town should go after contractors, rather than homeowners. More...

Time to cast votes for Great Person

It’s time to vote for the Post’s Great Person Award. Each year, readers choose one person they think has made our communities a special place to live. More...

Community

Towns field $2.5 million settlement request

Tort claim stems from Sept. 29 instance of alleged ‘police brutality’

A Kennebunk man who claims to have been “pummeled” into submission by police and taken to the hospital against his will has launched a $2.5 million lawsuit against the towns of Kennebunk and Arundel. More...

Town prepares to sell surplus items

Kennebunk is looking to unload a collection of vehicles, mowers and snowblowers. More...

Upgrades planned for fiber optics

After nearly ending its 4-year-old association with the Sanford Regional Communication Center this past May over communication issues, Kennebunk now plans to upgrade to a fiber optic connection between the town and the emergency dispatch complex. More...

Letters

Thanks to support, Secret Santa succeeds

To the editor: Secret Santa has completed its 27th year of providing Christmas presents for local children whose families cannot afford to buy gifts. More...

Downtown Committee appreciates support

To the editor: The Kennebunk Downtown Committee would like to express its appreciation to those who helped make our 31st annual Christmas Tree Lighting a huge success. More...