October 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

Cameras to be installed on school buses

KENNEBUNK — Superintendent Kevin Crowley announced Monday that W.C. Cressey and Son, Inc. of Kennebunk has donated and will install five side-arm school bus cameras to Regional School Unit 21.  W.C. More...

‘Discover the Eastern Trail’ ride planned

The last in the series of Discover the Eastern Trail will be held on Saturday, Oct.18. More...

Rhythm nation

A couple takes the floor while the New Legacy Swing Band performs “The Look Of Love” during Saturday evening’s Victory Dance at the new Waterhouse Center in Kennebunk. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Oct. 9

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, Oct. 10

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, Oct. 11

Harvest Fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., The New School, 38 York St., Kennebunk. More...

Plastic bag survey is prepared for citizens

Residents can weigh in on the subject at Kennebunk Town Hall

KENNEBUNK — In lieu of putting a nonbinding question about a local tax on plastic bags on the November ballot, members of the Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee have drafted a survey available to residents in the lobby of town hall.  Mem More...

Firms have four weeks to figure out project cost

Discrepency in school renovation plans is about $8.6 million

KENNEBUNK — The Regional School Unit 21 Board of Directors voted to authorize Harriman Architects + Engineers and Consigli Construction to reconcile a difference of approximately $8.6 million in the total estimated cost to renovate Mildred L. More...

Columns

Cooking on Purpose

It’s the time for pumpkins everywhere

You can certainly feel the crisp fall air and you know it’s time for pumpkins. Pumpkins are not just for Halloween and jack-o’-lanterns, it is also for cooking. More...

People

Skater preparing for regional competition

KENNEBUNK — Samantha Abelson, 15, of Kennebunk, will compete later this month in the New England Regional Figure Skating Championships in Burlington, Vermont.  More...

Letters

Statements need to be explained, defined

To the editor:   On Aug. 4 the regional school board voted to send the revised renovation plan to the voters in November.  The vote was 9-2 with Mr. Menard and Mr. Cole dissenting. More...

Candidate is advocate for poor, homeless

To the editor:   At a time when those in genuine need are being dismissed, there is one consistent advocate for the poor and the homeless who would be a welcome addition to the Maine State Legislature: Diane Denk, Democratic candidate for House More...