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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

People

New book takes on ‘declining optimism’

KENNEBUNK — Local author Kingsley Gallup has written a new book to combat America’s declining collective optimism, which she says “is at an all-time low.”  Gallup, granddaughter of Dr. More...

Song harkens to days when trolleys thrived

ARUNDEL – Biddeford resident Max Metayer, 21, plucks his banjo on the Biddeford 31, an old trolley which used to run from Biddeford to Old Orchard Beach on the Biddeford and Saco Railroad.  More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Friday, June 27 Harvard Pilgrim 5K Challenge, 6 p.m., Marginal Way, Portland. To register, visit www.runsignup.com.   More...

Thursday, June 26

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 27

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.  More...

Revised plan is approved by group

High school renovation now pegged at $44.7 million

KENNEBUNK – A revised plan that is being called “a lot more efficient,” and “much more compact” by the lead architect has met the approval of the Kennebunk High School Building Committee. More...

Town in discussions about future of Silas Perkins Park

Land near Green Street was a gift from Perkins family

KENNEBUNKPORT — The town is reopening plans to develop Silas Perkins Park, to be located on Ocean Avenue near the intersection of Green Street.  Silas Perkins, a longtime early 20thcentury resident of Kennebunkport, was a businessman and p More...

Community

Agent earns commercial sales designation

Arundel resident Mark Birmingham, a sales associate affiliated with the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage office in Kennebunk, has been awarded the accredited commercial agent designation through Coldwell Banker Commercial/NRT.  More...

Museum plans food drive, seed giveaway

As part of the Brick Store Museum’s Victory Garden programming this summer, the museum is offering visitors the chance to start their own Victory Gardens by giving away seeds with each admission. More...

Library opens summer reading program

The 2014 Summer Reading Program – Fizz, Boom, Read – will officially began June 23 and packets have been available since June 16.  More...

Letters

Thanks

Appreciate voter effort

To the editor, I wish to thank the Democratic voters of Arundel, Biddeford, Kennebunkport, Kennebunk and Wells who took time from their busy schedules to come out and vote on Election Day. More...