January 11, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News Updates

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Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 11:53am
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 3:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 6:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 10:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 10:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 10:04am

People

Neighbors

Managing to bring trolleys back to life

KENNEBUNKPORT – When Randy Leclair’s grandmother immigrated to the United States from Canada she found work in the furniture repair department at the Heywood-Wakefield Company in Gardner, Mass., where Leclair grew up.  More...

Letters

Will tragedy bring about federal action?

To the editor:   The swift response of Regional School Unit 21 Superintendent Andrew Dolloff, along with administrators and teachers, following the rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Newtown, Conn., speaks well of our public school system& 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

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Sunday, Jan. 20   More...

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 editor@kennebunkpost.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

New parking plan offered

Lower Village Committee cuts number of parking spaces by nearly half

KENNEBUNK – Nearly two months after residents voted against purchasing land to create a parking lot in Lower Village, the Lower Village Committee breathed new life into the idea by proposing another version of the plan.  More...

Group plans to restore, renew town history

Arundel Historical Society taking steps to preserve farming legacy

ARUNDEL – From the imposing sea captains’ houses that dot the Eastern Prom in Portland to the Wedding Cake House built by 1825 by shipbuilder George W. More...

Community

School district responds to reduction in state aid

Superintendent: RSU 21 anticipated shortfall and cut spending in October

KENNEBUNK – While $281,000 in state aid is no drop in the bucket, Regional School Unit 21 Superintendent Andrew Dolloff thinks the district will make do without it.  More than 200 districts will have to make do as well.  Gov. More...

From Away

Instagram, the eighth wonder of the world

When I graduated college in 2008, both my parents and Dr. More...

Historical society announces opening exhibit for 2013

The Kennebunkport Historical Society will begin its 2013 calendar with the exhibition, “Frank Handlen: A Retrospective.”  The exhibition will open on Sunday, Jan. More...

Obituaries

Anthony Smith

Anthony E. Smith, 62, a resident of Arundel, passed away at home on Sunday, Dec. 30. He was born Feb. 14, 1950, at Fort Jay, Governors Island, N.Y., the son of William L. and Eileen R. (Rogers) Smith.  More...

Martha Larkin

Martha Anne (Barnfather) Larkin, 54, died Friday, Dec. 28, in Arundel. Born June 7, 1958 in Springfield, Mass., she summered in Kennebunk until she moved there in 1995. More...