December 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 12:53pm
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 4:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 11:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 11:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 7:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 11:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 11:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 11:04am



Class helps parents get to ‘the well’

KENNEBUNK – Therapist Stevie Westmoreland recently returned from a two-week trip to Oregon. More...


Jack Shangraw

Jack Lewis Shangraw, 89, died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at Southern Maine Medical Center from injuries he sustained in a car accident. He was born Sept. 23, 1923 in Clearfield, Pa., a son of John L. and Mabel (Heverly) Shangraw. 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...

Road Race Calendar

Monday, Dec. 31   Polar Bear 5K Run-Walk and Dip, 10 a.m. (run), 11:30 a.m. (dip), East End Beach, Portland. Hosted by Natural Resources Council of Maine. FMI or to register, visit http://  Tuesday, Jan. 1   More...

Board plans special election

KENNEBUNKPORT – Two and a half weeks after the death of Selectman Mat Lanigan, the board took up the task of choosing a date to hold a special election to fill the remainder of his term, which expires in June 2014.  The special election wi More...

Lumber company nets safety award

KENNEBUNK – In the 19th century, it wasn’t uncommon to lose a hand or worse in a mill accident. Fires also weren’t unheard of. More...


From Away

What’s a Mainer and why can’t I be one?

Just like the Irish immigrants of the 19th century who came to this country in search of opportunity, I came to Maine in 2010 looking for work.  In late 2009, I lost my job at truTV in Manhattan, where I worked as an assistant in international d More...

Voting for Great Person Award begins

The nomination phase of the Great Person Award has been completed and now it’s time to cast your votes. The ballot can be found at right.  Ballots must be submitted by noon Jan. 4 and the winner will be announced in the following weeks. More...

Politics & other Mistakes

Last of the dinosaurs

Maybe those nutballs who claim dinosaurs and cavemen existed at the same time aren’t quite as batty as the scientific evidence indicates. In the past month, there have been at least two dinosaur sightings right here in Maine. More...