August 21, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Land trust gets ‘rare opportunity’

KENNEBUNK — Selectmen in Kennebunk are poised to send voters a funding request that will help the local land trust take advantage of what it is touting as a “rare opportunity.”  More...

Correction

A story in last week’s Post misidentified the law firm of Ralph Austin, who spoke on behalf of the Kennebunkport Conservation Trust at recent planning board meetings concerning possible reconstruction of the Perkins Grist Mill. More...

Graves Library bookstore open

The Library Book Store at Graves Memorial Library in Kennebunkport is open Monday-Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Perkins House (next to the library). It features titles that change constantly. More...

First Griffin Scholarship is awarded

Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty awarded the first Frederick W. “Rick” Griffin Memorial Scholarship to Eric Yemma.  Yemma graduated from Kennebunk High School in June. More...

Habitat board names new director

Habitat for Humanity of York County announced the appointment of Amy D’Amico as executive director, effective Sept. 1. More...

CAN DO program under new leadership

The CAN DO program in Kennebunk is under the new leadership of Chuck Worthen, Martin Gundersen and John Barbour.  Worthen, who has been volunteering with CAN DO for the last several years, is retired from the Coast Guard as a master chief machin More...

Scholarship award

Kennebunk High School graduate Eric Yemma accepts the first Frederick W. More...

Blue bayou

A Great Blue heron waits for a meal while a Least Sandpiper flies by, at left, at Parsons Beach Sunday morning. (Kevin A. Byron photo) More...

AUGUST IS...

National Immunization Awareness Month

Recommended immunizations for those age 50+   More...

Museum to host monument rededication

A rededication ceremony for the Richard Vines Monument in Biddeford will be held to commemorate Capt. More...

Strut Your Mutt set for Sept. 13

This year’s Strut Your Mutt, hosted by the Animal Welfare Society of West Kennebunk, marks the 21st anniversary of the scenic stroll along the Kennebunk beaches.  Each year animal-loving folks and their favorite canine(s) participate in th More...

Book Burrow receives award

The Book Burrow has been selected for the 2015 Best of Kennebunk Award in the bookstores category by the Kennebunk Award Program.   More...

Sign up for library card in September

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month. A library card grants access to all types of valuable resources. Besides books there are also CDs, movies, magazines, audio books, computers and more. And the best thing is, it’s all free.  More...

Museum plans activities

In a program exclusive to the Brick Store Museum, visitors are invited to learn about the Kennebunks’ shipbuilding era Sunday, Aug. More...

CAN DO attitude

Kennebunk’s CAN DO program is teaming up with Food 4 Thought to help raise awareness and fight children’s’ hunger in local communities. More...

The beach is back

Visitors begin a quiet morning at Gooch’s Beach Sunday. (Kevin A. Byron photo) More...

Far out

Arundel Barn Playhouse will present “Beehive: The ‘60s Musical” Aug. 18 through Aug. 29. Performances are Tuesday through Saturday at 8 p.m. and Wednesday matinees at 2 p.m. More...