November 15, 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

Where were you when I needed you?

The Bangor Daily News ran an editorial saying U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud, the Democrats’ gubernatorial candidate, is “brave” to announce he’s gay.  He isn’t.  More...

Cooking on Purpose

Putting a new twist on a holiday treat

Fudge is a wonderful gift, especially during the holidays. I have discovered there are as many recipes for fudge as there are for meatloaf.  My grandmother had no less than 50 in her collection. I have included a few favorites for you to try. More...


Post 9-11 flag displays inspire book

KENNEBUNK — After Sept. 11, 2001, resident Linda Lyon felt inspired to drive around Kennebunk, Kennebunkport and Arundel, and snap photographs of displayed American flags. More...

Arenas fill growing need for ice time

Biddeford and University of New England facilities feel the impact of civic center renovations

BIDDEFORD – With the Cumberland County Civic Center closed for renovations, and a new junior hockey team – the Maine Wild – calling the Biddeford Ice Arena its home, demand for the facility has increased.  More...


Rita Mary O’Shea

Rita Mary O’Shea, 84, of Lubbock, Texas, passed away on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 in her residence, surrounded by family and friends.  Born Sept. More...

Honoring America’s veterans

Kennebunk Elementary School honored veterans with a celebration on Friday, Nov. 8 in honor of Veterans Day. More...

Town ponders seasonal cottages

Arundel officials discuss possibility of using TIF district for project

ARUNDEL – The Economic Development Committee met with Jim Damicis, senior vice president for Camoin Associates, a Scarborough-based economic development firm, along with independent contractor Joe Paolini on Tuesday night to further discuss for More...


Revisions proposed to retail parking rules

Kennebunk Planning Board seeks ratio of three off-street spaces per 1,000 square feet

KENNEBUNK — The Planning Board, at a workshop Monday night, proposed revisions to the town’s zoning ordinances regarding off-street parking. The revisions have not yet been finalized.  More...

Graves Library begins annual fund drive

The Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library annual fund drive is under way. Approximately 40 percent of the library’s operating budget each year is provided by the town of Kennebunkport.  More...

Instant classic

Kennebunk High School quarterback Nick Emmons plows through the Westbrook defense for some yards during the Rams’ 17-15 Class B West playoff victory. More...


Town has chance to ensure quality schools

To the editor:   More...

Voters invited to tours and public forums

To the editor:   In January, the voters of RSU 21 will have an opportunity to provide our students, and all citizens in our communities, with an opportunity to bring our school facilities into the 21st century, as we will vote on major renovatio More...

Work to M.L. Day School cannot be put off any longer

To the editor:   Mildred L. Day School in Arundel is one of three facilities the RSU 21 Board of School Directors hopes to renovate following a Jan. 21 referendum. More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to or  Saturday, Nov. 16   More...

Thursday, Nov. 14

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, Nov. 15

Parenting class, 10 to 11 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Main Street, Kennebunk. Led by Stevie Westmoreland. Parenting through friendship, community, wisdom, mindfulness and neuroscience. FMI, call 985-2511.  More...