July 27, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Name change for chamber of commerce

Members of the The Kennebunk- Kennebunkport Chamber of Commerce unanimously voted to change its name on July 10.  To incorporate Arundel businesses it will be changed to the Kennebunk- Kennebunkport-Arundel Chamber of Commerce.  More...

Couple plants SEED for ending poverty

Project uses innovation to help build economies

There are about a billion people in the world who are trying to survive on less than $2 a day.  Bob and Dottie King of Kennebunkport believe something needs to be done.  “The key thing is, there are a billion people living on $1.25 a More...

Heartwood seeks charter school status

Public discussion is planned for Tuesday, July 31 at Brick Store Museum’s program center

Heartwood College of Art in Kennebunk is hoping to bring its unique style of teaching to younger students in the Biddeford, Kennebunk, Sanford and Wells area.  Students from grades 6 through 8 will be able to expand their creative thinking skill More...

Free Library to host poetry night

Kennebunk Free Library will host its annual Poetry Night 7 p.m. Thursday, July 26. Listen to both established Maine poets and previously unpublished artists share their work at Kennebunk Free Library.  More...

KBIA’s Cove Swim planned for Aug. 4

Competitive and recreational swimmers are welcome to jump in the water for Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association’s fifth annual Cove Swim on Saturday, Aug.4. The adult one-mile swim is at 1:20 p.m. More...

Goose Rocks Beach Assocation schedules art show Saturday

The Goose Rocks Beach Association will hold an art show 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3. The show will be held at the Goose Rocks Beach Association Community House and the public is invited. The community house is handicap accessible. More...

Democrat group plans Carry the Torch celebration

The Kennebunk and Kennebunk Democrats will host Carry the Torch – an Olympic Celebration of President Obama’s Birthday 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. More...

Cooking On Purpose

Try having brunch al fresco, you’ll like it

I love brunch; it’s such a fun meal. It’s a combination between breakfast and lunch, so the time is very flexible and the menu is very flexible. I like that. More...

Can you guess?

Can you guess what kind of car this headlight belongs to and what year it is? No points for whose vehicle it is. You can guess by calling 282-4337, ext. 245 or email editor@kennebunkpost.com. More...

Senior Living

Looking for Long Term Care Insurance? Look no further we have the answers. More...

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Friday, July 27   More...

Gallery exhibit displays once-hidden art

Kennebunkport resident recreates Andy Warhol’s Silver Factory

The late Andy Warhol, one of the most innovative artists of his generation, will have his work shown right here in Maine. More...

Wish come true

Arundel Barn Playhouse invited Make-A-Wish Foundation volunteers and their children to its opening night of “Cinderella.” Since 1980, Make-A-Wish Foundation has enriched the lives of chil More...

Bike run to benefit animal shelter

Dog Gone Bikers are planning a memorial motorcycle ride for Saturday, July 28. The ride will benefit the Animal Welfare Society in West Kennebunk.  The ride will begin at Massabesic High School in Waterboro at 9 a.m. More...

Graves Library to host authors, illustrator

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library announced it will host back-to-back author-illustrator visits Aug. 9 and Aug. More...

Art guild names July award winners

Guy Corriero, juror for the Art Guild of the Kennebunks’ July exhibition, selected the top three prize winners.  He awarded first place to Jan Van Tassell of Waterboro for his watercolor “Along the Shore.”  Through the mon More...

Association’s Paint the Beach is scheduled for July 28

Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association and Heartwood College of Art will partner for a benefit art show on Saturday, July 28. Show hours are 4 to 6:30 p.m. under the white tent at the Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association at Mother’s Beach. More...

Portland Symphony String Quartet to visit library

Kennebunk Free Library has been chosen to take part in Portland Symphony Orchestra’s summer concert tour. More...

Beach ball

Kennebunk’s Olivia Snyder drives to the rim Saturday during a summer basketball game against Cape Elizabeth. More...

State champs

The Kennebunk Little League 9-10-year-old All-Star softball team won the state championship last weekend and have advanced to regionals in Pennsylvania. More...

Politics & other Mistakes

Get ready for great northern stomp

Democratic U.S. Rep. Michael Michaud of Maine’s 2nd District regularly shows up on lists of the least effective, least powerful, least respected and least intelligent members of Congress. More...