April 20, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Wildfire engulfs several acres

A wildfire broke out on Maguire Road in Kennebunk on the afternoon of April 14 that threatened five homes and burned several acres of land.  The Maine Forest Service has reported the fire was intentionally set, but an active investigation contin More...

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Family to host 90th birthday celebration

Beryl Bilderback, a 90-year-old Cape Porpoise resident who has lived in the area since she and her family moved here in 1933, said the secret for living so long is to “keep going, keep pushing yourself and keep busy.”  More...


Town committee plans candidates’ forum for April 27

To the editor:   With so many candidates running for office this year, it is difficult to know all the names, faces, and positions. That’s why we are hosting a Democratic Candidates’ Forum April 27 at Kennebunk Town Hall auditorium. More...

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April in Maine is a much-anticipated end to winter.   More...

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Breaking News - 4/20/2012 9:30 AM

Grand Hotel amendments approved

Kennebunk’s site plan review board unanimously approved amendments Thursday night to the original proposal for the Grand Hotel. More...

Twirlers to host scholarship show

The annual Kennebunk Twirlers scholarship show is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 4 at Kennebunk Elementary School. More...

Child identification offered at Kennebunk Free Library

John Smiley of New York Life Insurance Company will host a free child identification event at Kennebunk Free Library 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 5. More...

Library turns to fashion

First-ever spring show to raise funds

With warmer temperatures arriving, birds chirping and flowers blooming, the Kennebunk Free Library is embracing the spring season with its first-ever spring fashion show, which will showcase clothing from six local retailers.  More...


Residents OK withdrawal committee

Arundel will spend $35,000 to research posssible RSU 21 exit

Arundel citizens voted 517-291 in favor of spending $35,000 of taxpayer money to form a withdrawal committee to determine the cost to pull out of Regional School Unit 21.  The new withdrawal committee will include one municipal officer, one Arun More...

High school driving video in spotlight

“Point of No Return” features former Kennebunk High School students

A 30-minute video about the dangers of drinking and driving, which was the brainchild of the Kennebunk police chief and features former Kennebunk High School students, will be distributed statewide, thanks to contributions from Maine’s Spirits More...

Seniors to host Project Graduation auction

Silent and live auction scheduled for April 26

Seniors at Kennebunk High School are hosting a silent and live auction 6:30 p.m. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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