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News Updates

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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

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Don’t dare

Supporters of legalized marijuana have a serious medical problem they need to address. More...

People

It’s doggone good therapy

Australian labradoodle delights seniors and children during visits

KENNEBUNK – As the dog stands up on her hind legs and twirls around, it’s obvious Sharon Bates and her Australian labradoodle delight in each other’s company. But as a therapy dog team, they also enjoy the company of others.  More...

Art is found in discarded flowers

KENNEBUNK — “It’s all about recycling,” said Gerry Merriman, who, for the past few years, has been collecting discarded flower bits from Kennebunk’s Blooms and Heirlooms to make her own pieces of art.  Only recently More...

Final version of study is ready

Arundel selectmen will review marketing and branding firm’s findings

ARUNDEL — Members of the Economic Development Committee presented to the board of selectmen Monday night a final version of The Chesapeake Group’s townwide market and branding study.  The study, designed to highlight town assets so a More...

Voters reject school bonds

“The challenge will now be to develop a plan acceptable to voters,” said Andrew Dolloff, superintendent of Regional School Unit 21, following Tuesday’s decisive referendum vote.  With a voter turnout of more than 7,000, voters More...

Community

Budgets: Superintendents speak out

School budget planning is like ‘three-way vice’

In coming weeks, school departments across the state will begin rolling out budgets to be reviewed and scrutinized by elected officials and voters.  The process of establishing a school budget can be an arduous task for superintendents because m More...

Registered and ready

Celia Kundishora, 4, poses after her mom, Susan, registered her for kindergarten at Kennebunk Elementary School Friday, Jan. 24. More...

River Tree Arts to host Pecha Kucha night

Pecha Kucha Night – the internationally recognized series of short, creative presentations – returns to River Tree Arts on Thursday, Feb. More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

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

Thursday, Jan. 30

Apps club, 1 p.m., Graves Memorial Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Share and discuss new apps for portable devices. FMI, call 967- 2778.  Rotary Club meeting, 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., Duffy’s Tavern and Grill, 4 Main St., Kennebunk.  More...

Friday, Jan. 31

Winter open house, 5 to 8 p.m., Heartwood College of Art, North Dam Mill, 2 Main St., Biddeford. FMI, email Bonnie at info@heartwoodcollegeofart.org.  More...