February 20, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Goulet foundation plans fundraiser

Love Your Brain gala scheduled for Feb. 28 at The Landing at Pine Point

For nearly five years, the Michael T. More...

Waterhouse Center to stay dry

Although the Kennebunk Rotary Club withdrew its request to serve alcohol at the Waterhouse Center during its 90th anniversary celebration this summer, selectmen went ahead and addressed the issue anyway and decided the complex would remain dry.  More...

May Day Festival planning underway

It’s only January, but planning for Kennebunk’s 17th annual May Day Festival has begun.  The event will be held Saturday, May 2 in downtown Kennebunk. More...

YCCA receives United Way grant

York County Community Action Corporation announced it received a one-year grant from United Way of York County, totaling $43,500. More...

AWS Pet of the Week

February is Adopt a Rescue Rabbit Month. More...

County Democrats schedule Feb. 19 meeting

The York County Democratic Committee will meet Thursday, Feb. 19 at the York County Government Building (Old County Jail) at 149 Jordan Springs Road (Route 4) in Alfred.  Doors open at 6 p.m. More...

MDOT announces roadwork schedule

The Maine Department of Transportation recently released its scheduled work plan through 2017.  Planned projects include $6.1 million worth of work in Arundel, $7.9 million in Kennebunk, and $3.24 million in Kennebunkport. More...

EMS rates poised for increase

Ambulance rates in Kennebunk are set to go up. At its Feb. 10 meeting, the Kennebunk Board of Selectmen approved an across-the-board 1.5 percent hike in rates.  More...

Light has resident in holding pattern

A Kennebunk resident continues to struggle with an uncooperative traffic light, which has his champion on the board of selectmen seeing red.  According to Selectman David Spofford, when work was done at the intersection of Route 9 and Sea Road a More...

Pasco Lecture Series continues on March 8

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library will host Maria Padian 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, in the next Pasco Series Lecture, “Writing Young Adult Novels.”  More...

First Parish to host film, speaker

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church will host “Pebble Mine: The Face of Modern Mining,” 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27. More...

Matter of Balance workshop scheduled

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. More...

Author to discuss Lizzie Borden’s acquitt al

Most people could probably tell you that Lizzie Borden “took an axe and gave her mother forty whacks,” but few know that, when tried, Lizzie Borden was acquitted – and fewer still, why.  More...