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News Updates

Newest website updates:

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

I don’t know where I stand

When it comes to sex, there’s something ambivalent about Michael Michaud.  No, not that.  I mean Michaud’s position on abortion. Or rather his positions, since he has so many, he effectively has none at all.  More...

The Local Dish

JP Thornton’s Homestyle Cafe & Deli

The Local Dish is a feature in the Post and its sister papers, the Courier, 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...

Word on the Street

What is your favorite warm weather fruit?

“Honeydew” Jacob Larson York More...

People

Wood work is his passion

KENNEBUNK – Calvin Bryant knows wood.  “I’ve been working with it all my life,” Bryant said as he stood outside his tent at the Kennebunk May Day Festival.  More...

Things to Do

Thursday, May 9

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, May 10

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...

Saturday, May 11

Farmers market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., downtown Kennebunk. FMI, visit www.kennebunkfarmersmarket.org.  Vigil Eucharist Service, 5 p.m., St. David’s Episcopal Church, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985- 3073.  More...

Heartwood College moving to Biddeford

KENNEBUNK — Administrators at Heartwood College of Art announced the school will relocate after 20 years in Kennebunk.  President and founder Berri Kramer and her faculty, in seeking a reduction in space, as well as a more metropolitan loc More...

Mural for school is in the works

KENNEBUNK— “Alright my friends, are you ready to do some clay exploring?” Rob Rossel asked Kathy Marquis’ third-grade students huddled around him.  “Yeah!” the students replied with enthusiasm.  More...

Community

Schools fare well with state evaluation

Mildred L. Day School, middle school and high school earn A grades

Kennebunk High School was one of 10 high schools in the state to receive an A when report cards were recently issued by the Maine Department of Education, the result of Gov. More...

School budget vote is scheduled for May 14

Voters in Regional School Unit 21 in Kennebunk, Kennebunkport and Arundel will have their second opportunity to vote on the proposed 2013-2014 school budget at a validation vote throughout the district on Tuesday, May 14.  Citizens will be asked More...

Atlantic Hall to host holiday events

Atlantic Hall in Cape Porpoise Square will host two community events on the upcoming Memorial Day weekend.  On Saturday, May 25, at 9 a.m. there will be a lawn/yard sale at the hall. More...

Business

Farm Camp - Hands-in-the-dirt fun!

Farm Camp is looking forward to our 9th summer of hands-in-the-dirt fun! Farm Camp is a farm and ecology day camp for kids, ages 4 through 12, at Turkey Hill Farm in Cape Elizabeth and the Morris Farm inWiscasset. More...

Rippleffect

Experience the Rippleffect adventure on Cow Island in Casco Bay! Rippleffect is a leading venue for outdoor adventure and experiential education in the Greater Portland area. More...

Surf Camp

Learning to surf is a life-long pursuit: exciting, challenging, and rewarding. More...

Letters

Selectmen don’t understand the dynamics of beaches

To the editor:   I viewed the Kennebunk selectmen’s discussion on the possible removal of 3,000-year-old stumps from Gooch’s Beach and the 1770 wreck at Boothby’s Beach (Mother’s Beach to some).  More...

Appeal to prospective school budget voters

To the editor:   More...

It’s not too late to make commitment to vote

What if you failed to vote and your school taxes increased by over 24 percent? That is the prospect we face if, historically, 90 percent of the voters continue to waive their right to vote on school issues.  More...