December 12, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Superintendent applications trickling in

KENNEBUNK – The search for a new superintendent to lead Regional School Unit 21 has yielded two applications.  Ads were posted just before Thanksgiving on a number of national online platforms such as SchoolSpring.com and Schools.com, said More...

Town named in settlement request

The town of Arundel has received a $2.5 million request for settlement stemming from a Sept. 24 mutual aid call to a home on Christopher Road in Kennebunk, according to Town Manager Todd Shea.  More...

Double time approved for town workers

Arundel employees got a holiday bonus Monday when the board of selectmen voted unanimously to pay double time to anyone who works for the town on Christmas or Thanksgiving Day.  More...

Final draft of cottage TIF agreement is received

A final draft of a tax financing agreement which Arundel selectmen hope will pave the way for a $68 million development of 259 seasonal cottages on Route 1 was received Monday.  According to Arundel Town Manager Todd Shea, that draft agreement n More...

Elves seek help

Pat Schwebler, financial solutions specialist, and Jason Fitzgerald, assistant vice president and branch manager, of Norway Savings Bank, support the Elder Elves project run by the Senior Center at L More...

Church plans Winter Solstice Celebration

First Parish Universalist Unitarian Church will host its Winter Solstice Celebration in Kennebunk at 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 21. More...

Copter project highlights AutoCAD use

KENNEBUNK – Many students are reaping the benefits as the curriculum that integrates science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) has strengthened in the classroom.  Alan Carp, STEM coordinator at Kennebunk High School, is teaching an More...

Audit services to be put out for bid

With a contract in its final year with auditing firm Smith & Associates of Falmouth, Arundel plans to go out to bid for a new accounting firm. A request for proposal went out on Tuesday to all auditing firms in Maine.  Bids are due by Jan. More...

Meeting for warrants, invoices only

Arundel selectmen agreed that their next regularly scheduled meeting, on Dec. 22, will be a gathering to sign warrants and accounts payable invoices only, with no other business anticipated, old or new.   More...

Snowflake Chandelier scheduled for Dec. 18

Kennebunk Free Library will host a Snowflake Chandelier craft program for tweens and teens in grades six through 12 on Thursday, Dec. 18 at 3:30 p.m.  More...

Community Harvest plans Noel Dinner

Community Harvest, a local nonprofit organization, will host its 12th annual Noel Dinner Thursday, Dec. 25 at St. More...