January 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Great Person for 2013 named

KENNEBUNK – JoAnn Lapoint of Kennebunk has been voted the Post’s Great Person of 2013.  When her friend, Kennebunk podiatrist Dr. More...

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

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

God told me to

In Paul Kelly’s satirical song “God Told Me To,” there’s this line: “The wicked need chastisement, you know it’s either them or us.”  More...

High school facility fails the all-state music audition

To the editor:   More...

Proposed renovation projects are too much to handle

To the editor:   More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Jan. 9

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.  Apps club, 10 a.m., Graves Memorial Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. More...

Friday, Jan. 10

Southern Maine Agency on Aging Community Café, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 14 Park St., Kennebunk. Menu includes meatloaf, baked potato, veggie, roll and dessert. FMI or for reservations, call 985- 2588.  More...

Saturday, Jan. 11

Vigil Eucharist Service, 5 p.m., St. David’s Episcopal Church, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-3073.  St. Martha Church, Mass, 4 p.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.  More...

STEM scholar program approved

KENNEBUNK — The Regional School Unit 21 board of directors approved the STEM scholar program for the Kennebunk High School class of 2015, as well as an option for students to take specified science, technology, engineering or math classes on a More...

School makes iPad transition

KENNEBUNK — “For some of us, moving from laptops to iPads was a transition,” said Middle School of the Kennebunks seventh-grade teacher, Fred Myers.  The replacement took place at the beginning of the school year, exclusively f More...

Community

Kennebunk Free Library moves story times to church

Construction on the new HVAC system continues at the Kennebunk Free Library, and while temporary hours are in effect, story times are going to be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church next door to the library.  Beginning Jan. More...

Seaglass Chorale preparing for spring season

Conducted by Artistic Director Jean Strazdes, Seaglass Chorale invites adults who love to sing to join. The season’s first 2014 concert rehearsal will take place on Sunday, Jan. 12. More...

People

When the snow falls, he flies into action

KENNEBUNK – Freshly fallen snow tends to illicit feelings of relaxation and calm. More...

Letters

School renovation project needs to be scaled back

To the editor:   The Bangor Daily News reported in March 2013, on the most expensive high schools in the state of Maine:  (1.) Mt. Blue at a cost of $56,651,000, opened in 2013, capacity 925 students, cost per student, $61,200.  More...

A no vote would send message to reduce project cost

To the editor:   We are writing to encourage all voters in Kennebunk, Arundel and Kennebunkport to vote no on RSU 21 article 1. Early voting has started at the town halls and will finish on Jan 21.  More...