October 18, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Public comment next up for pavilion plan

If approved, the facility would be built on 51 Main St. lot

KENNEBUNK – The board of selectmen unanimously approved the second reading of the proposed Geraldine Waterhouse Youth Endowment Center Oct. 8, paving the way for public input at the Tuesday, Oct. 22 selectmen’s meeting.  More...

Gorham Savings Bank opens new loan center in Kennebunk

Gorham Savings Bank announced the opening of its first dedicated loan office at 30 Main St. in Kennebunk. Town leaders, including town manager Barry Tibbetts, were expected to attend Tuesday’s opening ceremony.  More...

Heartwood College of Art to host one-day workshop

Heartwood College of Art will host a one-day art workshop on Saturday, Oct. 26 at the college’s new campus studios.  More...

College to host appraisal fair

On Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., York County Community College will host a visit by Thomaston Place Auction Galleries for an Antiques Appraisal Fair in Wells.  More...

City manager joins health care board

The Southern Maine Health Care board of trustees announced that Sanford City Manager Steven R. Buck has been elected to the SMHC board.  More...

Wicked 5K benefits grieving children

The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport will hold its annual Wicked 5K Sunday, Oct. 20. Proceeds from the race benefit the Center for Grieving Children. Participants are encouraged to dress and race in Halloween costumes. The race begins at 1 p.m.  More...

Masons to attend gravesite dedication

Masons from all over Maine will attend a special dedication Sunday, Nov. 10 at the grave of a veteran buried in the cemetery behind the Masonic Hall in West Kennebunk. The veteran was a member of the GAR. More...

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The produce is out and ready as the first customers show up for the Kennebunk Farmers Market Saturday during Harvest Fest. More...

High school hosts Armed Forces Night

Friday, Oct. 4, was not a typical evening at Veteran’s Memorial Field at Kennebunk High School. More...

Sierra Club to screen documentary at First Parish

“American Meat,” a pro-farmer documentary film on chicken, hog and cattle production in the U.S., will be shown by the Maine Sierra Club at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25 at the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church in Kennebunk. More...

St. David’s Church plans annual Harvest Fair

St. David’s Episcopal Church will host its annual Harvest Fair, Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. St. David’s Episcopal Church is located at 138 York St. (Route 1 south near Wells line) in Kennebunk.  More...

Engine seeks teams for Goldberg contest

The Biddeford arts organization Engine will host a Rube Goldberg Machine contest featuring both high school and college teams from the region.  The challenge for the 2014 contest is to “Zip a Zipper.” The college contest will take pl More...

Fall art show planned at Graves Library

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library in Kennebunkport will host a fall art show featuring a collection of 2D and 3D artwork from Kennebunk High School art students.  The art collection will be exhibited through Nov. 15. More...

Kennebunkport to host writing workshop

The Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance will offer six workshops in towns across Maine, including Kennebunkport. The workshop topics include fiction, nonfiction and memoir:  More...

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Dominic Dennis of Kennebunk leads the pack away from the Storer Street starting line at the Duffy’s 5K road race Saturday. The annual event kicks off Harvest Fest activities in Kennebunk. More...

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Brightwater Blues provided music for the Kennebunk Harvest Fest. More...