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Renovations at 84 Main St. near end

Former Pythian building to house businesses and residential units

KENNEBUNK — Ed Beckett Jr. More...

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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

Bad word for a good thing

There are some words that are so politically incorrect they can only be hinted at in polite conversation.  The F-word.  The N-word.  And worst of all, the C-word.  More...

There are many ways to cook with pesto

I love cooking with fresh herbs. It really makes a huge difference with anything I’m cooking. However, I don’t like the prices of fresh herbs in the stores.  More...

Business

The Local Dish

The Rising Tide

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. Interviewed this week was Lydia Holt, manager. More...

People

Five years later, message received

KENNEBUNK — A predominant historical purpose of sending messages in bottles was to chart ocean tides.  Before the invention of radio technology, occasionally the Navy would drop a message in a bottle into the ocean just off shore to inform More...

Word on the Street

During the summer months, do you prefer swimming in the ocean or a lake?

“A lake because I prefer fresh water.” Patti Miser Kennebunkport More...

Things to Do

Thursday, June 6

Rotary Club meeting, 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., Duffy’s Tavern and Grill, 4 Main St., Kennebunk.  St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.  More...

Friday, June 7

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, June 8

Rummage sale, 8 a.m. to noon, Kennebunk Baptist Church. Benefits restoration of stained glass windows at church. Clothes, shoes, hats, coats, toys, games and more. Coffee and muffins served.  Farmers market, 8 a.m. More...

Kennebunk election results

KENNEBUNK – Results from the Tuesday, June 11 referendum ballot and elections:  Jonathan Kilbourn was voted to the position of Kennebunk Light and Power Trustee. More...

Summer lunch program launched

Food pantries combine forces to fight hunger

KENNEBUNK — A group of concerned residents in Regional School Unit 21 have banded together for the common good.  Children in the district will have the option of receiving a free lunch two days a week during July and August through the new More...

Community

Fishing tourney is fitting memorial

Funds from second annual event benefit BackPack Food and numerous charities

KENNEBUNKPORT — Alec Cyr was 33 when he was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2009. He and his wife, Heather, of Kennebunkport, had been married for one year.  More...

New twist for New England tradition

Bean supper features pay-it-forward option

KENNEBUNK — The pay-it-forward concept of charity is a debated one.  Providing someone with a service free of charge, but with the request that they either pay it forward, or donate a small amount of money in return, leaves room for selfis More...

Resident ambassadors receive recognition

Atria Kennebunk resident ambassadors were awarded with appreciation certificates to thank and honor them for all of their work throughout the year of touring and helping new residents feel more at home. More...

Letters

Community support is appreciated

To the editor:   To the Cape Porpoise, Arundel, Kennebunk and Kennebunkport Communities:  More...

Fundraiser for class of 2014 a success

To the editor:   More...

Congratulations to performing arts

To the editor:   Bravo to the Kennebunk High School Visual and Performing Arts Department for the performance of “The Good Doctor” by Neil Simon this past weekend. The show was as good as it gets. More...