October 11, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

Harvest Dance supports shelter programs

One of York County Shelter Programs’ largest annual fundraisers, the Benefit Harvest Dance, will take place Saturday, Oct. 26 in Sanford.  Those who attend the dance are required to bring at least one nonperishable food item.  More...

Town to host annual harvest fest

Kennebunk will celebrate its fourth annual Harvest Fest Saturday, Oct. 12.  Kicking off the day at 8 a.m. will be a farmers market with different varieties of apples, pumpkins, squash, cider and other fall goodies.  More...

Pair of road races raise needed funds

Duffy’s Tavern and Grill in Kennebunk will host the third annual Duffy’s 5K Saturday, Oct. 12. Race-day registration begins at 7 a.m. Duffy’s is located at the corner of Storer and Main streets. The race begins at 8 a.m. More...

Letters

‘Amazing’ community assists fire victims

To the editor:   To an amazing community: On Sept. 2, Labor Day, a day of rest for the workers in our nation, my home caught fire. My family got out safely, but we lost almost everything in the blaze that day. More...

Blues band shares time and talent

To the editor:   Downtown Kennebunk was lucky once again to enjoy the music of the Brightwater Blues Band on a perfect fall afternoon.  The Kennebunk Downtown Committee would like to thank Tom, Leo, Tim and Kevin for sharing their time and More...

Secret Santa prepares for 26th season

To the editor:   Secret Santa, a local nonprofit organization, is about to begin its 26th year of providing Christmas gifts to the children of families living in Kennebunk, Kennebunkport and Arundel who lack sufficient funds to purchase gifts th More...

Sweet home Arundel

Nadia Martel, 7, and her dad, Thomas Martel of Saco, constructed their fairy house at the Fairy House Festival held at School Around Us in Arundel last weekend. More...

District takes steps to stop bullying

RSU 21 forms Positive Climate Committee to address the issue

KENNEBUNK – It is no secret that reports of bullying have invaded schools in the United States at an unprecedented degree. More...

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Ugly truth

If Gov. More...

Cooking on Purpose

Gifts from the heart

The kitchen being the heart of every home can be transformed into gift giving central. I have some ideas and recipes that are great for gift giving. More...

People

Chef will compete for lobster title

KENNEBUNK – Chef Shanna O’Hea of the Kennebunk Inn and Acadame Restaurant was recently selected by the Maine Lobster Promotion Council to compete for Maine lobster chef of the year. More...

Things to Do

Road Races

Saturday, Oct. 12   Duffy’s 5K, 8 a.m., Duffy’s Tavern and Grill, Main and Storer streets, Kennebunk. Benefits Kennebunk Heating Assistance Fund. To register, visit http://runinarace.com/schedule.html.  More...

Thursday, Oct. 10

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. More...

Friday, Oct. 11

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...