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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

People

Anniversaries

Congratulations to Al and Ellen Pelletier on their 30th wedding anniversary! Our favorite lovebirds and the best parents ever! All our love,  Lisa, Zack, Nick and Dylan, Lori, Mike and Jess, and Fred, Aly and Keira   More...

Letters

Art school’s move has opened new doors

To the editor:  “Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.”  –Walter Dyer   More...

Obituaries

Ricky Dues

Ricky W. Dues, 62, of Ross Road, died of an apparent heart attack Wednesday morning, July 2, 2014 at his residence. He was born in Anaconda, Montana, on June 23, 1952, a son of Donald William and Alice Margaret (Bradley) Dues.  More...

Ann Benson

Ann Copenhaver Benson, 85, of Cape Porpoise, Maine, died peacefully on Thursday, June 26, 2014 after a short battle with cancer.  Ann was born and raised in Winchester, Virginia, the third of four daughters born to Harry B. and Mary D. More...

Peter Burr

Peter H. Burr, 67, formerly of Kennebunk, died Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Lowell General Hospital in Lowell, Massachusetts, following a period of declining health.  More...

A walk for remembering

KENNEBUNK — “We were going to be seniors together,” Kristen Parker said while standing under the gazebo at Rotary Park Monday, July 7. “We grew up together.”  More...

Art, music to stay in school’s modulars

KENNEBUNK — As the deadline to present final plans to the school board nears, respective district building committees are facing major decisions: to cut or not to cut.  In the case of the Mildred L. More...

Community

Beach parking kiosks up and running

Ability to pay at the beach expected to boost overall beach pass count, decrease ticket writing

KENNEBUNK — Beachgoers who are nonresidents have to make one trip in order to spend a day at the beach this summer: to the beach itself.  More...

Brick Store hosts annual photo contest

The fourth annual Brick Store Museum Photography Contest will accept submissions beginning July 15, until the close of the contest on Sept. 5. Photographs can be entered in one of three categories: Kennebunk, Travel, or Nature. More...

Art Guild exhibition is scheduled July 25-27

Representing more than 85 juried area artists, Art Guild of the Kennebunks will present its July exhibition on Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27.  More...

Things to Do

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.   Friday, July 11  More...

Thursday, July 10

Butterfly Bonanza, 10:15 to 11:15 a.m., Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Local Maine author Tony Viehmann will read from his book, “Tiger, the Monarch Butterfly.” The story will be followed by a fun butterfly craft. More...

Friday, July 11

Community Café, 11 a.m., Park Street School Apartments, 14 Park St., Kennebunk. Lobster roll lunch begins at noon. Sponsored by Southern Maine Agency on Aging. For reservations or FMI, call 985-2588.  More...