August 22, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Consigli chosen to lead RSU 21 project

Portland firm wins bid to oversee renovation work on three schools

KENNEBUNK — The Regional School Unit 21 board of directors voted unanimously to appoint Consigli Construction as the construction manager for the district’s three renovation projects.  The district had six firms apply to lead the pro More...

Town’s tax rate to decrease slightly

KENNEBUNK — Town Manager Barry Tibbetts announced last Tuesday that the town’s mil rate for the 2014-2015 fiscal year will decrease.  More...

Credit union wins workplace award

INFINITY Federal Credit Union was recently named as one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in Maine. More...

DAR hosts author

Adam Bartow was guest speaker at a recent meeting of Rebecca Emery Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. More...

Rotary Club to host Arctic expert

“Environmental and Economic Impacts of the Arctic’s Rapidly Shrinking Sea Ice Cover,” will be the subject of Mark Serreze’s talk at the Kennebunk Rotary’s weekly meeting at Duffy’s Tavern in Kennebunk Thursday, Aug More...

Neverdun, Trolley Museum to host cooperative dinner

Neverdun Farm and Seashore Trolley Museum will host a cooperative farm dinner 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6.  More...

Brick Store Museum wins customer ballot

The Kennebunk Savings Customer Ballot has long been a point of celebration for local nonprofits. More...

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Katie Sweeney, a response to intervention teacher at Kennebunk Elementary School, reads to students during the Kindergarten Jump Start program as parent Jodie Beaudoin looks on. More...

Dance academy sets class schedule

SonDance Academy in Wells announced its class schedule. SonDance students learn to reach out to others as they travel to area nursing homes, churches and soup kitchens spreading joy and beauty through dance. More...

Annual Rotary Duck Race is Saturday

Join Kennebunk Portside Rotary at the Mat Lanigan Memorial Bridge over the Kennebunk River for the annual Rotary Duck Race Saturday, Aug. 23.  Plastic ducks are dropped into the river. More...

Seacoast Garden Club to host first event

Seacoast Garden Club will hold its first event of the year Monday, Sept. 8. A garden party will be held at a club member’s home. More...

Atria Kennebunk sets event schedule

Tom Snow will give another performance to kick off National Assisted Living Week and Grandparents Day 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept.7 at Atria Kennebunk. Join in for an arrangement of hors d’oeuvres and music.  More...

Pecha Kuch features ‘Passion Projects’

Pecha Kucha Night returns to River Tree Arts on Thursday, Aug. 21 in Kennebunk Lower Village. More...

New School receives grant for senior classes

Last fall, The New School received a grant for an innovative program that will open its daytime classes to senior citizens at no cost. The Maine Community Foundation is a statewide nonprofit created by and for the people of Maine. More...

Pasco Series continues with ‘Glorious Slow Going ...’ author

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library in Kennebunkport will host author Elizabeth Peavey for its Pasco Lecture Series on Sunday, Sept. 7 at 2 p.m.  More...

Black and yellow

A black wwallowtail butterfl y (Papilio polyxenes), visits a northern blazing star at the Kennebunk Plains. More...

Library announces story time changes

Story times at Kennebunk Free Library will take a break until Sept. 15. Families are invited to continue to visit the library, borrow items and play with the puppets and other toys during the break.  More...