January 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 11:53am
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 3:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 6:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 10:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 10:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 10:04am

Columns

Cooking on Purpose

Nachos are super meal and real crowd pleaser

Whether you are watching the Super Bowl or just relaxing with friends and family, Nachos can be a real crowd pleaser. Making Nachos is a step by step process and if you follow each step, it won’t be daunting. More...

Business

Be smart about wedding beauty preparation

All eyes are on the bride and groom on their wedding day. Feeling beautiful and dapper can boost a couple’s confidence and ensure they look back on their wedding photographs and videos with pride. More...

Tips when toasting the bride and groom

Toasting the bride and groom at a wedding reception is a responsibility that typically falls on the shoulders of the bride’s father as well as the best man and the maid of hon- or. More...

Did you know?

The timing of when a couple cuts the wedding cake can have a specific meaning. Long ago, the cake was usually cut at the very end of the reception and would signal to the guests that it was the end of the festivities.  More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Jan. 29

Men’s Basketball League: 6 to 8 p.m., Messiah Christian Church, Route 1, Wells. FMI or to sign up, call 985-9287.  More...

Friday, Jan. 30

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, Jan. 31

Pot luck supper, 5 p.m., Kennebunk Baptist Church, Kennebunk. Everyone welcome. Yankee swap after dinner. FMI, call 985-5821.  More...

Dire warning on dogs

KENNEBUNKPORT — An attempt to update an animal control ordinance that’s 40 years old could bring something new to Kennebunkport — fines from the federal government.  That was the word of caution issued by Laura Minich Zitske, t More...

Campaign will combat hidden hunger

Food for Thought backpack program launched to raise funds, awareness of hungry children

There’s a problem in the Kennebunks, one that is nearly as invisible as it is insidious.  It may be difficult to believe, but there are children in the area who go to bed hungry. Worse, they go to school hungry.  More...

Community

Seashore Trolley Museum dollars roll in

An appeal for donations to the Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport has paid off with a $50,000 grant from the Yarmouth-based Davis Family Foundation.  According to the museum’s executive director, Sally Bates, the grant will be used t More...

Local spa named on of New England’s best

Hidden Pond in Kennebunkport was recognized as one of the Top 12 spa escapes in New England in the January issue of Boston magazine.  Special accolades were given to the resort, located at 354 Goose Rocks Road, as a spa “for the summer cam More...

Kennebunk budget schedule set

Anyone who wants the first word on how Kennebunk’s 2015-2016 spending plan will affect their property tax bills will want to attend the upcoming round of budget meetings.  Selectmen will meet with the budget board in at least three session More...

Obituaries

Robert Underwood

Robert Foster Underwood, 68, passed away peacefully after a 14-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease, surrounded by loved ones on Jan. 16, 2015, at his home in Glenview, Illinois. More...