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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

Columns

Cooking on Purpose

Quinoa makes for some hearty salads

Quinoa is a wonderful, versatile whole grain and I have used it repeatedly in recipes. I’ve just discovered it is fabulous in a salad. More...

Letters

Candidate has been a longtime resident

To the editor:   I am writing to encourage Kennebunk voters to elect Sharon Monahan for the Kennebunk town clerk position on June 10.  More...

Can’t afford school budget increases

To the editor:   More...

Obituaries

Richard Motes

Richard L. Motes, 69, of Kennebunkport passed away after a long illness on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. Although he had many debilitating health issues, Richard remained strong while keeping a positive outlook and taking care of those that loved him. More...

Carole Carey

Carole Becker Carey passed away suddenly on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, while enjoying time with friends on Prince Edward Island.  Mrs. Carey was the owner of The Copper Candle located in historic Dock Square, Kennebunkport, Maine.  More...

RSU 21 budget is approved at polls

KENNEBUNK:  More...

District receives revised figures

Attempts to scale back on school renovations continue

KENNEBUNK — Members of the Kennebunk High School Building Committee were told last Thursday by Harriman Architects + Engineers representative, Dan Robbins, that the total projected scope of work for the renovation high school project would be a More...

Group seeks immune system answers

Residents lead University of New England research trip to Iceland

BIDDEFORD — Dr. Lara Carlson first became interested in studying the effects of exercise on the immune system when she was competing in the hammer throw at the national level.  More...

Community

Board OKs TIF district; ready for residents

Public hearing is set for Wednesday, June 11

ARUNDEL — The Arundel Board of Selectmen approved the town’s application to establish the Arundel Kennebunkport Seasonal Cottages 25- year tax increment financing district last week.  The measure requires citizen approval; a public h More...

School board candidates field questions

Ballot is ready for June 10 election

KENNEBUNK — Three of the five candidates vying to fill four seats on the Regional School Unit 21 board of directors attended a Candidate’s Night on Monday night and spoke about issues that are important to them.  More...

Three campaign for sheriff’s office

Following an announcement by Sheriff Maurice Ouellette that he is not seeking reelection, three candidates are seeking the Democratic nod in the primary race for the office of sheriff at the polls June 10. No one is running for the Republicans. More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Saturday, June 7  Kids and Clean Water 5K, 9 a.m., Sanford. FMI, visit www.curtislake.org.  More...

Thursday, June 5

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, June 6

Mama Mia’s Pasta and Pizza Dinners, 5 to 7 p.m., Dining Commons, York County Shelter Programs, Shaker Hill Road, Alfred. Menu includes made from scratch meat, veggie and clam sauces on pasta, pizza, salad, Italian bread, pies and beverages. More...