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Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 11:53am
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 3:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 6:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 10:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 10:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 10:04am

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Too hot to think

Last week’s sizzling weather appears to have fried the few functioning neurons in many Maine politicians’ brains. Either that, or some of them were born stupid.   Here are a few examples.  More...

Cooking on Purpose

Corn on the cob is a versatile summer delight

There is nothing like fresh Maine corn on the cob. We tend to eat plenty of it because our season is so short. More...

Word on the Street

Chinese students from Hangzhou Yuhang High School attending Kennebunk High School’s week-long summer camp were asked: What is your favorite part of America so far?

“Working with robots.” Allen “Working with robots.” Henry “Working with robots.” Stanley More...

Letters

Neighborhood nervous about grist mill plan

To the editor:   After many years of wise and useful service to our community, the Kennebunkport Conservation Trust seems to be losing its way.  In seeking to become a property developer in the heart of town, the trust is turning its back o More...

Things to Do

Thursday, July 25

MaineStage Shakespeare, 7 p.m., Lafayette Park, Kennebunk. “Much Ado About Nothing.” Free professional performance of Shakespeare’s play. FMI, visit www.mainestageshakespeare.com.  More...

Friday, July 26

MaineStage Shakespeare, 7 p.m., Lafayette Park, Kennebunk. “Hamlet.” Free professional performance of Shakespeare’s play. FMI, visit www.mainestageshakespeare.com.  More...

Saturday, July 27

Book and table sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Atlantic Hall, Cape Porpoise. Yard sale 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. FMI, call Ed Briggs at 967-3357.  Farmers market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., downtown Kennebunk. FMI, visit www.kennebunkfarmersmarket.org.  More...

Maine’s midsummer classic

East prevails in annual Lobster Bowl

BIDDEFORD — Kennebunk High School’s football team finished one of its best regular seasons in years 5-3, and gave eventual state champion Thornton Academy a scare in the Class A playoffs. More...

Community

Officials check out town hall proposal

Although a site hasn’t been determined, plans move forward

ARUNDEL – ”How big is that lobby, that vestibule? More...

Construction theme featured at story time

Calling all construction fans. Kennebunk Free Library will host a special construction-themed story time for children ages 4-7 Thursday, Aug. 1 at 2 p.m. More...

Historical society offers walking tours

The Kennebunkport Historical Society is offering walking tours of the Historic Village District on Friday and Saturday mornings at 11 a.m.  The tour explores Kennebunkport’s residential streets focusing on tales of shipbuilding and shipmas More...

Business

Community fishery gaining steam

Salt & Sea puts focus on purchase of local seafood

CAPE ELIZABETH – Community Supported Agriculture is not a new concept to Mainers. More...

The Hive undergoes staff shakeup

Founder and house manager abruptly resign from positions

KENNEBUNK — Since its June 15 reopening, The Hive has experienced its fair share of tumult and staff turnover.  Laura Savard, founder, along with Mark Simoncic, operator of the bar and all things food, have left The Hive. More...