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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

Dropkick me, Jesus (through the goalposts of life)

Are you there Angus? It’s me, God.  More...

Cooking on Purpose

Italian is the way to go for a crowd

Italians really know how to feed a crowd. More...

Business

Payroll Matters! You Take Care Of Your Business They’ll Take Care Of The Checks Don’t let debt sneak up on you

When everything is going well, you’ll appreciate how smoothly Lucille Bousquet and her staff at Payroll Matters/ Data Rite of Maine do their work. More...

It is easier than ever to join a credit union

While banks have long been the place people go to securely deposit their money, a growing number of people are exploring the benefits of credit unions. Laws require credit unions to have a defined field of membership. More...

Did you know?

Although the recession that began in 2008 has had a devastating financial impact on people from all walks of life, there may have been some positive side effects to come from the downturn, which taught many people how to survive in the face of decrea More...

Town hall location selected

Although another option is left open, Arundel selectmen pinpoint a Limerick Road site

ARUNDEL — The board of selectmen voted Monday night to move forward with plans to build a new town hall on Limerick Road while also keeping the option of a Bergeron Road location open.  The decision by the board came after a survey was sen More...

Assistant superintendent to retire

KENNEBUNK – After serving the district for nearly eight years, Assistant Superintendent Sara Zito is retiring. The announcement was made by Superintendent Andrew Dolloff at the Feb. More...

Community

Nutrition specialist to visit senior center

The Senior Center at Lower Village Kennebunk will host Dr. Douglas Neiverth, certified nutrition specialist of the Merrill Clinic, on Tuesday, March 1.  He will discuss the following topics: secrets to weight loss, myth vs. More...

Town ‘baffled’ by court’s beach ruling

KENNEBUNKPORT — The Maine Supreme Judicial Court on Tuesday, Feb. More...

RSU 21 schedules public forum for Feb. 25

The RSU 21 Board of School Directors will hold a public forum Tuesday, Feb. 25 for the purpose of receiving public input regarding facilities challenges that are facing the district.  More...

Letters

Message from voters was clear

To the editor:   Dr. More...

Court ruling is disappointing

To the editor:   I am deeply disappointed by the Maine Supreme Judicial Court’s Feb. 4 ruling in favor of 29 beachfront owner plaintiffs instead of the town of Kennebunkport. Like most locals know, these are mostly summer homes.  More...

Obituaries

Town mourns loss of ‘tireless’ supporter

Jackie Kellett ran The Lobster Pot and served on numerous town boards and committees

KENNEBUNKPORT — Described by many as gruff and opinionated, Jackie Kellett did not shy away from expressing herself. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Feb. 13

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. 14

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, Feb. 15

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...