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Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
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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

Cooking on Purpose

Centuries of casseroles can’t be wrong

Casseroles, a one-dish meal, have been around for centuries; some of the earliest were prepared by the Aztecs in the 1600s. They are still around today because they are so easy to make and serve. More...

Obituaries

David Billings

Lt. Commander David J. Billings, USN, Ret., 75, lovingly referred to as the Grand Poobah by his family and a resident of the Mills Road in Cape Porpoise, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 at Maine Medical Center in Portland after a brief illness. More...

Helen Farrier

Helen (Sanford) Farrier, 89, formerly of Westford, Mass., and Biddeford Pool, passed away peacefully at Atria Assisted Living, Kennebunk, on Feb. 6, 2014. She was the wife of the late Herbert E. (Ned) Farrier.  More...

Sarah Davis

Sarah (Sally) A. Davis, 86, of Saco, formerly of Kennebunk and Calais, and St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at her home in Saco with several of her family members by her side. More...

Winter budgets feeling pinch

Departments already making financial plans for next year’s snowstorms

Many who live in Maine describe the winters with terms such as harsh, frigid or bitter. More...

Budget Box celebrates 50th

An all-volunteer staff operates the consignment and donation shop

KENNEBUNK – “What’s that saying?” asked Susan Andrews, assistant chairman of St. David’s Budget Box, as she sifted through a box of donated items. More...

Community

Town moves ahead with plans for new TIF district

ARUNDEL — The board of selectmen voted Monday night to move forward with steps to establish a Utility Safety Tax Increment Financing District in conjunction with Central Maine Power’s construction of a power transmission line.  More...

Parking sought near trail access point

ARUNDEL — The board of selectmen, on Monday night, decided to move forward with plans to install five gravel parking spaces at the Eastern Trail access point on Limerick Road.  More...

Outta The Box to host March extravaganza

Outta The Box announced during its March Madness Extravaganza from March 17-31 all of its merchandise will be 25 to 50 percent off.  All customers will receive a customer loyalty card. More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Sunday, March 2   Irish Road Rover 5K, 11 a.m., Brian Boru, 57 Center St., Portland. Benefits Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland. To register, visit www.active.com. FMI, email Tony Myatt at Tonedog86@aol.com.  Sunday, March 16   More...

Thursday, Feb. 27

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.  More...

Friday, Feb. 28

“The Drowsy Chaperone,” 7 p.m., Economos Auditorium, Kennebunk High School. The 2006 Tony Award-winning musical features mix-ups, mayhem and four crazy weddings and does include adult humor and situations. More...