January 22, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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


January is the time for comfort food

Cooking on Purpose

Now that winter is really here or at least most days feel like winter, many of us seem to crave comfort food. For some it is sweet, some salty, some creamy – we’re all different. I have included a few recipes that are great comfort food. More...


Don’t sit idle while a part of town disappears

To the editor:   It appears that the Mousam dams controversy is generating as many letters to the editor as the school bond issue did.  Allow me to add to the verbiage. The Jan. More...

Do we really want another eight years of Clinton/Bush?

To the editor:   We’ve had 12 years of Bushes; do we really want another eight years of the same family?  We’ve had eight years of a Clinton; do we really want another eight years of the same family?  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...

Selectmen plan Mousam meeting

Board tentatively sets Tuesday, March 15, as date for dam removal discussion

KENNEBUNK — Selectmen are mulling a meeting of their own concerning the fate of the three dams on the Mousam River owned and operated by the Kennebunk   Light and Power District.  More...

Board to weigh events policy

Main concern is the number of events that impact traffic

KENNEBUNK — Faced with an increasing number of public events in recent years, many of which requires closing roads or rerouting traffic, selectmen have decided to take a heavier hand in governing their operation.  More...


News Briefs

Kennebunk budget meetings scheduled   Kennebunk selectmen have booked the first half of February for meetings with the town budget board to review the spending plan for the coming fiscal year, to start July 1.  The two groups will meet in c More...

Community News

Berkshire Hathaway sets up rental division in Kennebunk   Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices N.E. Prime Properties, is expanding into the rental market. The new rental division will be located at 1 Fletcher St., Kennebunk.  More...

Town decides to bank unspent funds

KENNEBUNK — As it finalizes the books for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2015, Kennebunk finds itself with $1.57 million from its general fund committed to various accounts for the current year.  That amount includes $133,135 left uns More...


Donna Wilhelm

Donna Joy Wilhelm, 72, who recently moved from Kennebunk to Davenport, Florida, went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016.  More...

Post obituary policy

The Post publishes obituaries for residents of the newspaper’s coverage area.  Paid obituaries may include a photograph of the deceased, funeral information and more personal remembrances.  For more information about obituaries or cos More...