February 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

Town accepts fuel fund donations

At its Jan. 13 meeting, the Kennebunk Board of Selectmen accepted more than $3,200 in donations to the town’s fuel fund, administered though the General Assistance office.  More...

Storms delay public meetings

Winter storm Juno, which struck southern Maine Jan. 27-28, dumping some 2 feet of the white and fluffy, played havoc with local meeting schedules. And in that regard, subsequent storms on Jan. 30-31 and Feb. More...

Fire chief selected as chairman of Maine EMS

Kennebunk Fire Chief Jeffrey Rowe has been elected chairman of the board of emergency medical services for the Department of Public Safety, Maine EMS.  Like all members of the EMS board, Rowe was appointed by the governor to serve a three-year t More...

Residents may get bond vote in June

RSU 21 building renovation project comes in under do-over target

KENNEBUNK — Following the summary rejection by voters one year ago of a $76.8 million bond put forth to renovate three RSU 21 schools, a rethink has pegged the projects at $58.37 million.  The school board had previously set a $58.6 millio More...

Sand dune violation hints at buried anger

KENNEBUNK — A public works slipup on Great Hill Road in Kennebunk has drawn a $3,400 fine from the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). More...

Obituaries

Anne Senese

Anne M. Senese, 84, a resident of Ocean Avenue, died Monday evening, Jan. 26, 2015 at her home following a period of declining health.  Anne was born May 9, 1930 in Worcester, Massachusetts, the daughter of John A. More...

Suzanne Shields

Suzanne Marie Shields, 48 years, a resident of Garrison Oaks Drive, Kennebunk, died unexpectedly at her residence on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015.  Suzanne was born Dec. 13, 1966 in Charleston, South Carolina, a daughter of J. Michael and Joan E. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Feb. 5

Furry Tales Stories and Adventure Hour, 10 to 11 a.m., Animal Welfare Society, Holland Road, West Kennebunk. Preschoolers invited to discover the world of animals with stories, play time, crafts, songs, movement and animal time. More...

Friday, Feb. 6

Community CafĂ©, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Park Street School Apartments, 14 Park St., Kennebunk. Sponsored by Southern Maine Agency on Aging. FMI or reservations, call 985- 2588.  More...

Saturday, Feb. 7

Baked bean supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Stevens Center, Thompson Road, West Kennebunk. Hosted by West Kennebunk Fire Company. FMI, call 468-1170.  More...