April 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News Updates

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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

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Talk it to death

Eliot Cutler is a bigger boob than Paul LePage.  LePage, Maine’s Republican governor, throws infantile tantrums and has the political awareness of deep-fried hake. More...

High school auction is open to all

To the editor:   The Project Graduation committee is gearing up for the auction to help benefit Kennebunk High School seniors. The Class of 2013 seniors would like to invite you to be part of their silent auction.  More...

Let’s think about ways to transport area’s visitors

To the editor:   As I watch you all discuss hundreds of thousands of dollars to be spent on limited parking spaces, it is time to rethink a better way to get tourists to sample Kennebunk.  The York County Community Action bus goes unfilled More...

Things to Do

The Local Dish

Hoss and Mary’s

The Local Dish is a feature in the Courier and its sister papers, the Post, Sentry and Leader. Every week it will feature a different restaurant in each of our coverage areas.   How long have you been in business?  More...

Thursday, April 11

Time for 2s and 3s, 10:15 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Main Street, Kennebunk. Story time for toddlers. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.  Rotary Club meeting, 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., Duffy’s Tavern and Grill, 4 Main St., Kennebunk.  More...

Friday, April 12

Story time, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Children’s Room, Graves Library, Maine Street, Kennebunkport. Year-round program includes fingerplays, songs and crafts. Designed for children 5 and younger, however, all ages welcome to attend. More...

Resort goes back to school

York County Community College students pitch design ideas to Nonantum

KENNEBUNKPORT — The Nonantum Resort will unveil more than just resort accommodations this season.  York County Community College’s interior design students and their professor, Joan Ludwig, have collaborated on implementations of new More...

School puts China Connection on display

Annual event provides opportunity for students to bring life to studies

KENNEBUNK — Middle School of the Kennebunks hosted the first half of its annual China Connections — a public display of knowledge that seventh-graders from the Sylvanus Group, named after Language Arts teacher Carolyn Sylvanus, have accru More...

Community

Community ready for May Day ‘festival’

Mission of the May 4 event is to celebrate arrival of spring

KENNEBUNK — As April reaches its halfway mark and as temperatures climb into the mid-50s, May appears to be practically in reach, which means May Day is just weeks away.  More...

Seaglass schedules town hall performance

The Seaglass Chorale will perform “Bernstein and Sondheim on Broadway” 7 p.m. Saturday, May 4 at Kennebunk Town Hall, located at 1 Summer St. in Kennebunk.  More...

Museum receives national recognition

The Brick Store Museum in Kennebunk has again achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition for a museum. More...

Business

Museum to open maritime exhibit

The Brick Store Museum will open its newest exhibition, “To Sea: The Maritime Heritage of the Kennebunks,” Saturday, April 20.  More...

People

Trainer always there for the animals

KENNEBUNK – George Quinlan has been rehabilitating animals since he was 13 years old. More...

Word on the Street

What book will you never grow tired of no matter how many times you read it?

“The Girls Guide to Hunting and Fishing,’ and “The Time Traveler’s Wife.’” Jess Vogel, Casco More...