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News Updates

Newest website updates:

Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 12:53pm
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 4:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 11:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 11:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 7:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 11:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 11:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 11:04am

Letters

More questions arising over removal of Mousam River dams

To the editor:   As more Kennebunk residents become aware of the potential plan to remove the hydro-producing dams by Kennebunk Light and Power, more questions are arising about the benefits vs. detriments of such actions.  More...

First-year event at Waterhouse Center a resounding success

To the editor:   The Dec. 20 premiere of Carols on Ice, a new event at the Waterhouse Center in Kennebunk, was enjoyed by generations of area families who came out for a Sunday afternoon of fun, entertainment and festivities.  More...

Obituaries

Louise Hanson

Louise G. Hanson, 98, of Wells, died Saturday evening, Jan. 2, 2016 at her residence. More...

RSU 21 budget up 7.5 percent

Preliminary look at 2017 budget includes $1.3 million in pay hikes

KENNEBUNK — A preliminary look at the coming fiscal year for Regional School Unit 21, provided to school board members at their Jan. 4 meeting, shows spending is due to spike 7.5 percent. More...

Schools make call for new alert system

KENNEBUNK — The RSU 21 board of directors has given the green light to a new emergency alert system designed to lower response time by police to a shooter incident from minutes to seconds.  More...

Community

Valentine’s dance scheduled for Feb. 13

The ninth annual Oldies Benefit Dance is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 13 from 7 p.m. to midnight.  The dance will be held at the Eagle’s Hall at 57 Birch St. in Biddeford.  Ticket sales are limited to 200. More...

Town House School preservation heats up

KENNEBUNKPORT — The temperatures may be falling outside, but in Kennebunkport enthusiasm is heating up efforts to save the old Town House School on North Street.  In May, members of the Kennebunkport Historical Society voted to tear down t More...

Corrections

 Comments attributed to Kevin Donovan, chairman of the Kennebunk Board of Selectmen, in the news brief section of the Dec. 25 issue of the Post, were made at the Dec. 8 board meeting.   In the Jan. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Post accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@kennebunkpost.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...