December 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

District reacts to Newtown shooting

KENNEBUNK – The murders of 20 first graders and seven women two weeks ago in Newtown, Conn., left the entire country reeling.  Described as a scenic “small town” on its homepage, in many ways Newtown resembles the quiet towns o More...

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Book plots course for growing older

KENNEBUNKPORT – Over the course of 86 years, Kennebunk resident Margaret Hollingsworth has learned a lot about aging. More...



Tree lighting event a community effort

To the editor:   The Arundel Parks and Recreation Department wishes to thank all those who contributed to make the 2012 community tree lighting a big success and an enjoyable evening for all in attendance, despite the rain.  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   More...

Breaking News - 12/28/2012 1:32 PM

Search for missing students stalled

  KENNEBUNKPORT – Kennebunkport Police and Maine Marine Patrol suspended their water search Wednesday, Dec. 26 for two missing Landing School Students.   More...

Holiday food baskets

The Rev. Ruth Merriam, right, pastor of Church on the Cape in Cape Porpoise, and Tom Muse, of Cape Porpoise, help stock food baskets Friday, Dec. 21 at Christ Church in Kennebunk. More...


From Away

New Year’s Eve? No, thanks

New Year’s Eve is my least favorite day on the Gregorian calendar. A close second is the day after Christmas, but that’s only because Dec. 26 can never live up to the general splendor of Dec. 25. But I digress. More...

Homeschooling group sets February meeting

The Homeschooling Group will meet at Kennebunk  Free Library 2 to 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6. Take advantage of this opportunity to meet with other homeschooling families, ask questions and get ideas. More...

Library’s genealogy group to host free lecture

Kennebunk Free Library will host a genealogy lecture by Pam Stone Eagleson 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Jan. 5. More...