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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

Columns

Cooking on Purpose

Have fun with versatile winter squash

Back in the day, all we did with winter squash was boil it, bake it and eat it. And preparing squash that way is delicious, I do it all the time. But, if you want to have some fun, try different recipes, they are delish and so very good for you. More...

Business

End-of-summer checklist

After a few months of blue skies and warm temperatures, summer revelers will soon bid adieu to the sultry days of this beloved season. More...

Strategies for proper pruning

As the leaves fall off the trees and greenery thins out for the season, exposing branches and undergrowth along the way, homeowners may be tempted to prune their trees and shrubs. More...

Laurie Cavanaugh, Independent Skin Care Consultant - Jafra

Lets Party! Have Fun and Earn Rewards! Book a Party! Quality Skin Care is important at every age, let me show you how to enhance your beauty and empower you with the secrets of anti-aging. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Sept. 25

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, Sept. 26

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...

Saturday, Sept. 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.  Farmers market, 8 a.m. More...

TIF vote decision will wait

Town manager suggests special town meeting to decide seasonal cottages issue

ARUNDEL — Whether residents should vote on changes to a portion of the Land Use Ordinance affecting the Arundel Seasonal Cottages TIF at the polls or in a special town meeting was discussed by the board of selectmen, but not voted upon.  C More...

Board receives updated grist mill plan

Application is for construction of educational center and reconstruction of the mill

KENNEBUNKPORT — After a year of reconfigurations, the Kennebunkport Conservation Trust presented its application for the construction of the River Heritage Educational Center, along with the reconstruction of the Perkins Grist Mill, to the plan More...

Community

Broker attends Elite Retreat conference in Palm Beach

Betsy Ames Fitzgerald of Kennebunkport, a broker affiliated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage office in Kennebunk, recently attended the Elite Retreat, a conference held at The Breakers Palm Beach in Florida for topperforming Coldwell Banker More...

Seacoast Garden Club schedules Oct. 6 meeting

The first meeting of the Seacoast Garden Club will be held 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 6 at the Community House,.  Ken Janes, a Kennebunk resident, is the presenter. More...

Wells Reserve to host Australian birding program

Wells Reserve at Laudholm Farm will host Marie Jordan at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21. Jordan’s presentation is titled “Flavor of Australia: Birds and Meor.”  More...

People

Sociologist selected for national award

KENNEBUNK — A local author and sociologist was honored earlier this month as a recipient of the 2014 American Creativity Association Achievement Award.  More...

Letters

Why should school board be trusted?

To the editor:   The latest fiasco of the RSU 21 board is in supporting an architectural firm that, after a five-year study, estimated repairs to three of our schools in the amount of $58.6 million dollars, only to have underestimated that cost More...

Candidate is family advocate

To the editor:   Diane Denk’s work on behalf of needy families makes her an excellent choice for state representative in District 9 (Kennebunkport and parts of Kennebunk and Biddeford).  More...

Group supports candidate

To the editor:   This letter represents a group of dental professionals who are Democrats, Republicans, and Independents. More...