February 28, 2014 RSS feed / 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...

Restaurant plans benefit for library

50 Local in Kennebunk will host its weekly Local Give Back on Wednesday, March 5. Ten percent of the bistro’s sales will benefit Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library.  The restaurant opens at 5:30 p.m. More...

Emery Chapter meeting scheduled

Rebecca Emery Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8 at Christ Church in Kennebunk. The church is located at 6 Dane St. More...

Guild announces jury opportunity

Judith Kinsman, the Art Guild of the Kennebunks membership chairman, announced that Saturday, April 12 is the annual opportunity for area artists to jury for acceptance. More...

Pet adoption event is March 8

Saint David’s Episcopal Church and Safe Haven Humane Society in Wells will host an adoption event 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 8 at Saint David’s, 138 York St. More...

‘Local Foods’ dinner set for March 7

The New School in Kennebunk will host its local foods dinner 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 7.  More...

Benefit dinner planned at Stevens Center

The West Kennebunk Village Committee will host a benefit buffet on Saturday, March 1, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., to benefit the Searles family. The buffet, which will be served at the Dorothy Stevens Community Center at 80 Thompson Road in W. More...

Library announces story time schedule change

Kennebunk Free Library’s story time schedule will change beginning March 3.  Story times will be held in Hank’s Room, downstairs in the library, three days per week. 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...

Homeschooling Group meets at library

The Homeschooling Group will meet at Kennebunk Free Library at 2 p.m. Monday, March 3. More...

My Sister’s Keeper schedules meeting

My Sister’s Keeper will hold an informational meeting, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11 at St. More...

Trust selects two for volunteer plaudits

The Kennebunkport Conservation Trust announced its 2013 Volunteers of the Year at its annual meeting.  More...

Church plans Ash Wednesday services

Saint David’s Episcopal Church will hold Ash Wednesday Services on March 5, at 7:30 a.m., noon, and 7 p.m. The Imposition of Ashes will be offered at all three services with sermon and music at the evening service. More...

Trolley Museum seeks volunteers

Volunteer opportunities are available at Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport.  More...

Library to feature students’ art

“Children’s Vision V,” an art exhibit by kindergarten through fifth-grade students from Sea Road School, Kennebunk Elementary School, Mildred L. More...