May 11, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Kid's Camp Directory

Adventure at Waynflete Summer Programs 360 Spring Street, Portland, Maine http://www.waynflete.org/summertime From our conveniently located campus in Portland, kids ages 3 to 15 embark on a range of summer adventures. More...

Treasures event to help ‘cool’ museum

Organization says Brick Store could use climate control system

The Brick Store Museum on Main Street in Kennebunk is hosting a special fundraising event in hopes of raising money for an up-to-date climate control system in the four buildings that make up the museum. More...

Community News

Health center to offer skin screening   Southern Maine Medical Center will offer a free skin screening May 21 at Saco Health Center.  More...

Police Notes

Kennebunkport  April 16 A male juvenile, 17, of Biddeford, was charged with failure to provide evidence of current insurance at 11:31 p.m. on Goose Rocks Road.   More...

Politics & otherMistakes

It just don’t pay to end tax exemptions

The only thing worse than taxes is tax breaks.  That seems as contradictory as Newt Gingrich saying fundamentalist Muslims are trying to turn the United States into a country of atheists. More...

Kennebunk Post on Twitter, Facebook

The Kennebunk Post is published each Friday and can be read online at www.mainelymediallc.com.  The deadline for news submissions is noon Monday.  The Post also has Facebook, Kennebunk Post, and Twitter, @KennebunkPost, pages.  More...

Things to Do

The Post accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please e-mail your listing to editor@kennebunkpost.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

School budget is ready for May 15 voting day

RSU 21 budget increase is less than 1 percent

The $35.9 million fiscal year 2012-2013 budget was cleared by voters at a Regional School Unit 21 budget meeting May 1, and will proceed to a budget validation referendum vote May 15.  The budget reflects an increase of .69 percent or approximat More...

Concert to celebrate love and family

Downeasters barbershop chorus group includes Kennebunk resident

Love will be in the air this weekend at the Winslow Homer Auditorium at Scarborough High School when the Downeasters, an allmale barbershop chorus group, performs “Love Me.”  More...

Can you guess?

Welcome to the Post’s new feature, “What the Paddidle.” As some know, “padiddle” is slang for a car that has one headlight out. More...

Daisy Day

Daisy Scouts from Wells, Ogunquit, Kennebunk, Arundel and Kennebunkport walked part of Marginal Way in Ogunquit during their annual Daisy Day event. More...

May Day Festival 2012

After a observing a demonstration by the Portland School of Ballet dancers, children in the crowd Saturday did their best to emulate the annual May Pole dance. More...

Cooking On Purpose

Time is right for community bake sales

There seems to be bake sales galore every weekend lately. Schools, churches and other organizations are fundraising for their worthy causes. It’s a great opportunity to pick up some very tasty treats while giving to good, hard-working groups. More...