September 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

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


Politics & other Mistakes

Breaking up is hard to do

You may have seen these headlines, but you might not have made the connection.  “Assaults increase at state mental hospital” (Lewiston Sun Journal, Aug. 29).  “Riverview solution elusive” (Lewiston Sun Journal, Aug. More...

Cooking on Purpose

It’s that apple picking time of year

There’s been a chill in the air lately, and we’ve just had National Apple Picking Day, signs that fall has arrived. More...


Great East Dental provides best in care, latest in technology

Great East Dental Associates in Springvale prides itself in working with the latest techniques in technology coupled with good old-fashioned patient care. Dr. More...

Business Briefs

Real estate lawyer joins Bergen and Parkinson

Bergen and Parkinson announced that Susan C. Hasson has joined the law firm. Hasson has more than 15 years experience practicing law in Maine. She concentrates her practice in the area of real estate transactions, financing and development. More...

Dudziak’s Gymnastics

Has geared up for another exciting year of flips, twists, and fun with several programs for kids of all ages! More...

Things to Do

Road Races

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to or  Saturday, Sept. 14   More...

Thursday, Sept. 12

Time for 2’s and 3’s story time, 10:15 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Main Street, Kennebunk. Story time for toddlers. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5. More...

Friday, Sept. 13

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...

Development priorities sought

Once a consensus is reached, committee will implement town’s economic goals

KENNEBUNK — Matt Eddy, Economic Development Committee director, has introduced the first phase in the latest Strategic Economic Development Action Plan (S.E.D.A.P.) at village committees around Kennebunk in an effort to spur attendance at the i More...

Town to review parking situation

Revisions proposed for off-street ordinance

KENNEBUNK — The planning board revisited the subject of off-street parking for residents and businesses Monday night, and refined a draft to be finalized and approved at the next meeting.  More...


The White way

E.B. White’s granddaughter, Martha White, addressed a crowd of about 45 at Louis T. Graves Memorial Library in Kennebunkport on Sunday as part of the Pasco Lecture Series. More...

Selectmen make interim manager choice

Former Arundel town manager to fill position during search

KENNEBUNKPORT — John Fraser was chosen as interim town manager last week by the board of selectmen.  Fraser succeeds Larry Mead, who has been the town manager of Kennebunkport since 2006.  Fraser, who served as Arundel’s town ma More...

Composer will appear at apple festival

Tim Janis, composer-producer-performer, will be at the Shaker Hill Apple Festival in Alfred, playing and signing his CDs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, the first day of the two-day event. More...


Ninth-grade breakfast a joint effort

To the editor:   as our public schools opened this past week and photographs of students starting the year which included word of the welcoming breakfast for the incoming class of ninth graders at Kennebunk High School.  More...

Library appreciative of summer of support

To the editor:   Summer at the Kennebunk Free Library is always a fun-filled, busy time of year. More...

Celebrate Maine Seniors Day

To the editor:   Thanks to David Nealley, publisher of Maine Seniors Magazine, along with many friends and collaborators across the state, we now have a special day set aside each year to honor our elder population.  More...


Henry Pierce

The incredible 94-year journey of Henry Pierce is over. The eighth of nine children left tragically fatherless at age 3, still he knew few bounds.  More...