February 5, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

Lauded Sea Road School a closing candidate

KENNEBUNK — Sea Road Elementary School has been nominated by the Maine Department of Education for the prestigious National Blue Ribbon School Award. The irony: RSU 21 is thinking about shutting the school. More...

Dancing for Ronald McDonald House

A rock ‘n’ roll oldies dance held Oct. 17 at the Eagles Club in Biddeford raised $5,400 for the Ronald McDonald House in Portland. To date, similar events have raised more than $25,000. More...

Community News

Second annual silent art auction begins Feb. 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...

Busing proposal draws criticism

KENNEBUNK — Residents of Arundel, who have continued to enjoy school choice since the creation of RSU 21 in 2009, say they feel taken for a ride by the school district, which is floating a plan to stop busing students to other districts. More...

Town weighs trash bag fee hike

KENNEBUNK — Faced with an $86,000 annual deficit in its curbside trash collection program, selectmen capped a lengthy discussion on a solution at their Jan. 26 meeting by tabling the matter until March 7.  More...

Letters

Do not be fooled by misleading photos

To the editor: Do not be misled. The “Free the Mousam” folks and the “Mousam and Kennebunk River Alliance” placed a full-page ad including several misleading photographs in the Kennebunk Post this week. More...

Obituaries

JoAnn Thistle

JoAnn E. Thistle, 82, of Rochester, New Hampshire, died peacefully on Friday morning, Jan. 29, 2016 at Clipper Harbor in Portsmouth. She was born in Newfield, Maine, on Sept. More...

Gina Merry

Gina Geary Merry, of Arundel, passed away on Jan. 25, 2016. She was a true lover of life. Gina was the daughter of Edward and Patricia Geary and the seventh of 10 children. She was born and raised in New Jersey. More...