May 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News Updates

Newest website updates:

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

Letters

New house at Kennebunk Beach looks ‘out of place’

To the editor:   This winter I have watched with concern as this out-of-place ugly house has been erected on the beach. More...

Last few years ‘have been rough’ on town

To the editor:   Our family has been visiting Kennebunk several times a year for at least four decades. We like the town, the beaches, nature and its general way of life.  More...

Proposed school budget ‘only the beginning’

To the editor:   Last January an overwhelming number of voters sent an unmistakable message to RSU 21 board members that the majority of voting taxpayers can no longer afford the steady increase in our tax bills, created predominately by RSU 21 More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Saturday, May 10  5K Run/2 Mile Walk for Homeless and Hungry, 9 a.m., Mother’s Beach, Beach Avenue, Kennebunk. FMI or to register, visit http://www.yorkcountyshelterprograms.org/. Monday, May 12  More...

Thursday, May 1

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, May 2

Community Café, noon, Park Street School Apartments, 14 Park St., Kennebunk. Hosted by Southern Maine Agency on Aging. Menu includes chicken teriyaki. Entertainment by comedians George and John. Doors open at 11 a.m. More...

Beach passes for non-residents to be sold at kiosks

Visitors will be able to buy parking passes on-site

KENNEBUNK — Instead of acquiring beach passes at town hall or H.B. Provisions this summer, non-residents will have the option of buying passes at one of three on-site kiosks. More...

Board OKs plans for Waterhouse Center

Main Street pavilion to host a variety of community events throughout the year

KENNEBUNK — The Board of Selectmen conclusively approved the installment of an ice skating rink and pavilion, now formally named the Waterhouse Center after Geraldine Waterhouse, whose initial endowment of $1.5 million in September — to b More...

Community

Selectmen move forward on TIF proposal

ARUNDEL — The Board of Selectmen, on Monday night, continued turning the wheels of the town’s tax increment financing district (Arundel Seasonal Cottages Preserve) and approved the recommendation that $5 million of the total projected tax More...

The Hive plans May Day Festival events

The Hive, located at 84 Main Street, will host a Mad Hatter Tea Party, beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 3. This event will include tea, treats, and costumed fun. More...

Town schedules well water testing

The town of Kennebunkport will host a well water test day 9 to 11 a.m. May 17. More...

Obituaries

Crawford Gordon

Funeral services for Crow Gordon, 96, a Kaycee, Wyoming, resident who passed away quietly Monday afternoon at his ranch home west of Kaycee, were held Saturday, April 26 at the Harold Jarrard Park Building in Kaycee with Reverends Carole Buckingham a More...

J. Michael Hogan

J. Michael Hogan, MD, 81, of Kennebunk Beach, died Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at his home after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.  He was born on June 9, 1932, in Kew Gardens, London, a son of Thomas F. and Marjorie (Sennick) Hogan.  More...