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Community

Warrants signed, public hearings set

First of the public forums on school renovation planned for Monday, Nov. 18

KENNEBUNK — Regional School Unit 21 board members signed warrants for the Jan. 21 referendum on the $75 million renovation project on Monday, Nov. More...

Rams to host Class B football playoff game

Kennebunk High School will host Westbrook Friday, Nov. 8 in the semifinals of the Class B West football playoffs.  The Rams are 9-0 while the Blue Blazes enter the contest at 6-3. More...

Justice for Mary plans bench dedication

The group Justice for Mary invites members of the public to attend a bench dedication ceremony in memory of Mary Ellen Tanner.  Tanner was a Kennebunk High School student who was murdered in July of 1978. More...

Obituaries

Frederick Wiegleb Sr.

Frederick Lewis Wiegleb, Sr., 79, of Arundel, beloved husband of Janice Wiegleb, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. More...

Delia Carswell

Delia (De) Carswell, 58, of Milton Mills, N.H., died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. More...

Project Pilgrim about to turn 15

Community Harvest plans another Thanksgiving event

KENNEBUNK — The 15th annual Project Pilgrim, hosted by the nonprofit organization Community Harvest, will take place on Thanksgiving Day at St. Martha’s Church.  More...

Board receives Common Core update

Assistant superintendent outlines staff efforts to implement new standards

KENNEBUNK — The Regional School Unit 21 board of directors heard a brief report from Assistant Superintendent Sara Zito on Monday night about ways in which the schools in the district are making the English language arts and mathematics curricu More...

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Can this marriage be saved?

“If you vote for Paul LePage,” my wife said in that carefully restrained voice she uses whenever I’m in big trouble, “I will divorce you.”  More...

Cooking on Purpose

Time is right for baking seasonal pies

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just around the corner. For many of us Thanksgiving is all about pies. Each year families bake many pies for this special day and the assortment can be astounding. More...

People

‘She Flies’ is ready for release party

KENNEBUNKPORT — Resident and musician Jennifer Comeau will release her second CD, “She Flies,” Sunday, Nov. More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Saturday, Nov. 9   More...

Thursday, Nov. 7

Newcomers and Neighbors meeting, 7 p.m., Community House, Temple Street, Kennebunkport. Guest speaker will be Sarah Armentrout, Head of School of Carlisle Academy, an integrative riding school. Refreshments will be served. More...

Friday, Nov. 8

Story time, 10 a.m., Children’s Room, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Yearround program includes fingerplays, songs and crafts. Designed for children 5 and younger, however, all ages welcome to attend. More...