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Community

College announces spring honors

President’s List   The following students were named to the President’s List at York County Community College for academic achievement demonstrated by earning a 4.0 GPA:  More...

Ride to raise funds for children’s hospital

The fifth annual Herb Noble Memorial Motorcycle Ride will begin and end at Bentley’s Saloon in Arundel on Saturday, July 27. The day will start at 8:30 a.m. with a breakfast and sign-in. More...

Colony will serve alumni banquet

The annual Kennebunk Kennebunkport Alumni Association banquet and meeting will be held Friday, June 14 at the Colony Hotel in Kennebunkport. More...

Obituaries

Judith Leigh Thompson

Judith Leigh Thompson, 71, of Kennebunk, formerly of Brewster, Mass., and Goshen, N.Y., passed away June 5, 2013 at the Gosnell Hospice Center, Scarborough.  She was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., on Dec. 5, 1941, the daughter of Russell E. More...

Helene Babbidge

Helene Babbidge , 91, passed peacefully on June 6, 2013, surrounded by immediate family at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice in Scarborough, following a brief illness.  More...

ArtWalk ready for third season

Weekly walking tour offers opportunity to meet artists

KENNEBUNK — Beginning Friday, June 15 from 5 to 8 p.m., and continuing every third Friday until the end of August, downtown Kennebunk will host its third annual ArtWalk this summer.  More...

Museum to host young authors camp

KENNEBUNK — The Southern Maine Writing Project, based at the University of Southern Maine, will host two Young Authors Camps at the Brick Store Museum in July for the second consecutive year.  More...

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Money doesn’t matter

We all know what’s wrong with state government. It doesn’t work because of:  More...

People

Seniors make bold commencement choice

KENNEBUNK — Not often does a senior class choose a substitute teacher to deliver the commencement speech at their high school graduation. More...

Mother’s Beach playground assembled

More than 200 volunteers help with KBIA project

KENNEBUNK — Mother’s Beach has a new playground.  Installing a new structure for children has been on the Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association’s docket since 2009, said Executive Director Martin Lodish.  More...

Hospital salutes volunteer of the year

At an annual luncheon given in their honor recently, Southern Maine Medical Center officially thanked their volunteers for contributing more than 33,000 hours in 2012.  During the ceremony Arundel resident Anne Hane, who volunteers in the pharma More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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