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Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 11:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 11:04am


Volunteer wins island stewardship award

Efforts recognized by Maine Island Trail Association

KENNEBUNKPORT – Longtime Kennebunkport Conservation Trust volunteer Bob Haskell has always loved the ocean and islands.  He has painstakingly developed the Island Steward Program to clean and maintain the islands in the Kennebunkport Conse More...


Bicyclists should have to register, too

To the editor:   It seems as though each year we have more tourists coming to Kennebunkport and with them they bring extra bicycles into the area.  As a driver of a car, I am charged, for the lack of a better word, to use the roads. More...

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The Kennebunk Post encourages readers to submit letters to the editor. The editor reserves the right to edit letters for style, request revisions or reject letters. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Post accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Antique sewing machine back home

Thread of events lead to safe return after accidental sale

When a prized antique sewing machine was sold at a church yard sale earlier this summer, the owner had no idea her mother’s machine was gone.  A perfect storm of coincidences and connections led to the machine finding its way home, more th More...


Homeschoolers discuss curriculum

School is back in session, and the collective groan from students across the state can almost be heard.  One group of students will not be going back to school buildings, however, because they are part of a growing group of homeschoolers in the More...

Surfin’s fine

A surfer catches a wave at Gooch’s Beach in Kennebunk. The remains of Tropical Storm Isaac brought high seas and heavy surf, prefect for riding the waves. (Emily Elliott photo) More...

Historical society to host golf tournament

Cape Arundel Golf Club will host the 12th annual Kennebunkport Historical Society Golf Tournament 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 21.  The tournament is open to the public. More...


Marlowe John LeBarge

Marlowe John LeBarge, 84, of Cat Mousam Road, died peacefully early Monday morning, Sept. 3, 2012 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Kennebunk on Sept. 7, 1927, the son of John B. More...

Emily Jane Etherton

Emily Jane Etherton died peacefully, Aug. 29, 2012, a few days after her 99th birthday. She was surrounded by the love of her family and the Huntington Common staff.  More...

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