January 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents favor new town hall

ARUNDEL — A town-wide survey shows that Arundel residents who responded are in favor of building a new town hall.  More...

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Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 11:53am
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 3:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 6:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 10:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 10:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 10:04am

Business

Perplexed, bewildered, dazed, or confused about Health Care Reform?

The health insurance marketplace (exchange) will be open from October 1st 2013 – March 31,2014. If you currently have an individual health insurance policy, or are uninsured, this affects you!  More...

Think you need a hearing

If you need or think you might need a hearing aid, you should call Mark Vail today — he’ll test and evaluate you for the hearing aid you need in the comfort of your home and you’ll be happy with it.  More...

Bartlett Acupuncture Offers Fast & Effective Pain Relief

An experienced hand, acupuncturist Kath Bartlett, offers pain relief as soon as she inserts the hair-like needles. It seems magical and unbelievable. Her patients complete a series of treatments to consolidate effects for longer results.   More...

Obituaries

Elizabeth Derham

Elizabeth A. Derham passed away at Maine Medical Center on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014.  She was born June 4, 1928, the 10th child of Fannie and Albert Seavey. More...

Ruth Mae Mullarky

Ruth Mae Mullarky, 87, resident of Kennebunkport, died Saturday Dec. 21, 2013, after a short illness. She was the widow of Robert G. More...

Breaking News - 1/22/2014 10:11 AM

$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails

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Postal service says no

Arundel’s request for zip code change is turned down

ARUNDEL — The United States Postal Service has officially denied an appeal to change the zip code in Arundel, which shares its zip code with Kennebunkport.  Town Manager Todd Shea made the formal appeal to the USPS in early October, and fe More...

Top of the world

The top three finishers at the Middle School of the Kennebunks’ 26th National Geography Bee, held Wednesday, Jan. 8, display their awards. More...

Community

Martin Luther King Jr. breakfast planned

Maureen Gill, local historian and author, will speak on the topic “An Equal Opportunity Slave Master” at the 12th annual Martin Luther King Jr. More...

Historical society plans fundraiser

Arundel Historical Society is putting on a cabin fever raffle.  More...

Folk concert to be held at Atlantic Hall

Three Maine folk music artists will host a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. More...

Letters

Current buildings don’t reflect community values

To the editor:   More...

Renovation vote is an opportunity to leave legacy

To the editor:   Having graduated from Kennebunk High School and having been a teacher/guidance counselor there for nearly 30 years, I am well aware of the shortcomings of the facilities. It’s definitely at a breaking point.  More...

School renovations are needed, but too expensive

To the editor:   I urge all voters in RSU 21 to reject the school renovation proposal. This is a lavish and flawed proposal in many ways, more than space allows to detail.  More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Jan. 16

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, 1 p.m., Graves Memorial Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. More...

Friday, Jan. 17

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

Saturday, Jan. 18

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...