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Annual Chocolate Extravaganza planned

The 11th annual Chocolate Extravaganza is scheduled for noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 at Kennebunk Town Hall. This event is free to the public with Maine businesses giving out free chocolates to celebrate the time of year.  More...

Library to host February vacation programs

Kennebunk Free Library has two special programs for teens and tweens during school vacation week in February. A cosplay workshop offered on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 3:30 p.m. More...

Green Independent Party caucus scheduled for Feb. 11

The Green Independent Party will hold a caucus 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11 in room 300 of Kennebunk Town Hall. More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Sunday, Feb. 16   More...

Thursday, Feb. 6

Kennebunk Free Library story time, 10:15 a.m., First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Kennebunk. For all ages. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.  Apps club, 1 p.m., Graves Memorial Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. More...

Friday, Feb. 7

Community café, noon, Park Street School, 14 Park St., Kennebunk. Hosted by Southern Maine Agency on Aging. Menu includes meatloaf, baked potato, veggie, roll and dessert. Doors open at 11 a.m. FMI or for reservations, call 985-2588.  More...

Facilities group begins anew

Committee addresses overwhelming defeat of renovation proposal

KENNEBUNK – The first steps toward a compromise between members of the Facilities Committee and voters were taken on Thursday, Jan. 30 at the monthly Facilities Committee meeting.  The meeting was the first since the decisive Jan. More...

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Awful sound

There’s still time for the Maine Legislature to take action to prevent another tragedy like the one that hit the state in 2010. More...

Obituaries

William Johnson

William Isaiah Johnson, Bill to all who knew him, 73, a resident of Kennebunk and well known auctioneer and keeper of historical artifacts, died suddenly Saturday evening doing what he loved best, attending an auction.  Bill was born Oct. More...

Amber Strickland

Amber J. Strickland, 24, the youngest daughter of Paul and Mary Jane (Truman) Strickland passed unexpectedly on Sunday, Jan. 26 in Bath.  She was born in Biddeford June 8, 1989 and is a graduate of Thornton Academy, class of 2007.  More...

Margaret Sawyer

Margaret Elizabeth “Margo” Sawyer, 83, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21 surrounded by her family at her home in Kennebunk after a long illness.  More...