August 1, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Arundel cottages plans again approved

ARUNDEL — By a vote of 26-2, residents approved the Arundel Seasonal Cottages Municipal Development and 25-year TIF (tax increment financing) District Wednesday, July 23.  More...

Soccer games to benefit Special Olympics Maine

The 24th annual All-Star Invitational Senior Men’s/Women’s Soccer tournament will be held on Tuesday Aug. 5 at Westbrook High School. The men’s game will begin at 6 p.m. and the women’s game will be at 8 p.m. More...

Award-winning author to speak at casino

Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Oshinsky will speak at a fundraising event for Kennebunkport’s Louis T. Graves Memorial Library on Aug. More...

Kennebunk Free Library to host series of astronomy nights

Kennebunk Free Library will host three Astronomy Nights as part of its summer reading program.  More...

Winners of Art Guild exhibit announced

Representing over 85 juried area artists, the Art Guild of the Kennebunks (AGK) presented their July Exhibition at the Kennebunkport Community House on July 25 through July 27. The juror was Wade Zahares. More...

Free outdoors play to be staged at Free Library

Kennebunk Free Library will host the Little Red Wagon Theatre Troupe performance of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Nightingale” 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5. More...

Trip back in time for trolley museum

Rock a retro vibe by dressing for Seashore Trolley Museum’s Vintage Costume and Ice Cream Social on Aug. 2. Anything goes … from the 1890s through the 1990s. Take part in a costume parade at 1 p.m. for a chance to win a prize. More...

Cooking on Purpose

They’re here, so get tomatoes while you can

The beautiful red color peeking out from the behind the green leaves is a sight for sore eyes. The tomatoes are here and they are magnificent! Our season is so very short we really have to take advantage of fresh vegetables while we can. More...

Ticket to ‘rock’

The Wetsuits (Dana Pearson, Byon Yeatts and Jim O’Neil) will perform an evening of nothing but Beatles songs at The Hive, 84 Main St. Kennebunk, Thursday, Aug. 7 from 8 to 10 p.m. More...

Church on the Cape presents brass concert

The Kotzschmar Festival Brass, comprised of a select group of musicians from the Portland Symphony Orchestra, will perform at The Church on the Cape in Cape Porpoise on Aug. 10 at 7 p.m. More...

Library lecture series continues next week

Pasco Lecture Series at Graves Library welcomes Barbara Kent Lawrence, author of “Islands of Time” Sunday, Aug. More...

7th annual Blueberry Festival at Holy Cross

Holy Cross Lutheran Church’s seventh annual Blueberry Festival will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9 at the church on the corner of Lord and Storer streets in Kennebunk.  More...

Graves Library schedules annual giant book sale blowout

The annual Giant Book Sale Blowout at Graves Library will take place 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2. The rain date is Aug. 9. More...

Players sought for bridge marathon

Recruiting is underway for the upcoming 2014-2015 Brick Store Museum Bridge Marathon. New teams and individual players are welcome. Play will begin in September and will consist of eight rounds. Each round consists of 20 hands of rubber bridge.  More...

Circus Smirkus troupe returns to area

Kennebunkport Consolidated School will host its ninth year of Circus Smirkus Aug. 7-8. Anchors Away for Atlantis will be presented Thursday, Aug. 7 and Friday, Aug. 8 at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m at Rockin’ Horse Stables.  More...

Taste the Islands Cookout at Atria

The Senior Center at Lower Village and Atria Kennebunk are presenting a Taste of the Islands Cookout at Atria.  Enjoy a summer cookout on the patio at Atria Kennebunk 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5.  More...

Honor Roll

Middle School of the Kennebunks

Fourth quarter  Eighth grade   More...

Through the looking glass

Richard M. Goode of Manchester, New Hampshire, awaits customers for his custom-made ornaments during Saturday’s Blueberry Fair at the First Unitarian Church in Kennebunk. More...