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Budget proposal presents problems

Governor’s fiscal plan dominates discussion

KENNEBUNK – Residents from Kennebunk and the surrounding area gathered at town hall for a public forum led by Sen. David Dutremble (Dist. More...

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Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 11:04am

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

How will you be remembered?

In politics, it’s known as the dreaded “L word.” No, not “liberal.” Or “lesbian.” Or “lactose-intolerant” (although, a prolactose faction in Augusta has been pushing for stricter enforcement of ci More...

From Away

Gun control: The great debate rages on

After every high profile school shooting or public massacre, there seems to be a wave of shock and sadness, followed by a short, but customary, national discussion about gun control. More...

People

Word on the Street

What was the first CD or record you ever purchased?

Tommy James & The Shondells, “Crystal Blue Persuasion.” – Cheri Cottrell More...

Obituaries

Jean K. Thibodeau

Jean K. Thibodeau, 79, a resident of Kennebunk, died peacefully Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, with her family at her side. Jean was born in Dunn, N.C., a daughter of Arthur F. and Alice (Phillips) Caproni. More...

Key witness takes the stand in Zumba trial

KEY WITNESS TAKES THE STAND IN ZUMBA TRIAL By Jack FlaglerStaff Writer Kennebunk Police Officer Audra Presby, a key witness in the trial of Mark Strong, gave testimony for the first time on Thursday afternoon, Feb. 28. More...

Jury Reviews Photos and Video in Strong Trial

Prosecutors wanted to show 577 photos to jurors, but the number was reduced to about 100.

Jurors in the trial of Mark Strong had their first chance to review material evidence on Wednesday, Feb. 27, a week after a trial that has moved in fits and starts began. More...

After Weeks of Delay, Zumba Trial Begins

Mark Strong's attorney argues his client is guilty not of any crime, but simply of "bad moral judgement." More...

Community

Supreme court affirms ‘privacy’ ruling

PORTLAND — Mark Strong’s trial was originally set to begin on Tuesday, Jan. 22. More...

Church to host monthly Creative eXchange

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church in Kennebunk is hosting a monthly series titled Creative exchange, where artists will share talent and inspiration. More...

Fun Fridays plannned at The New School

The New School in Kennebunk will host a series of events on Friday nights for people of all ages. More...

Business

Never say never to living at The Pines Retirement Community in Ocean Park, ME.

The Pines includes 105 units that qualify for Section 8 subsidy which means there are income limits and the rent is based on 30% of a household’s income. More...

Prevention Education Key to Avoiding Influenza at Local Nursing Home

As the seasonal influenza virus reaches epidemic proportions in Maine, Holbrook Health Center at Piper Shores maintains no confirmed cases of the flu. More...

Need help navigating your health insurance?

Shopping for health insurance shouldn’t be a painful experience. 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 editor@kennebunkpost.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Road Races

Sunday, March 3   Irish Road Rover 5K, 11 a.m., Brian Boru Pub, 57 Center St., Portland. Benefits Habitat for Humanity. FMI, email rover@maine.rr.com or visit irishroadrover.com. To register, visit www.active.com.  Sunday, March 17   More...