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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


Discuss issues with respect and dignity

To the editor:   I am writing as a Kennebunk taxpayer and Kennebunk Light and Power District ratepayer to express my support for the approach being taken by John Burrows and the Mousam Kennebunk River Alliance to the relicensing and dam removal More...

Be careful what you wish for: Mousam Creek

To the editor: When we attended the November meeting held by the Kennebunk Light and Power trustees on the future of our three Mousam River dams, we had our first opportunity to observe the rivers group that is part of a larger statewide group. More...

Attending caucus? Donate socks, gloves

To the editor:   Attendees of the Democratic caucus March 6 at the Kennebunk Middle School are asked to bring new socks and gloves for homeless veterans in York County.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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Rec director ready to relax

After 30 years on the job, Brian Costello is ready for something new

KENNEBUNK — In his desk on the third floor of Town Hall, Recreation Director Brian Costello, 56, keeps a summer activities program from 1986, his first year on the job. More...

Town may trash PAYT program

Measure will appear on June ballot

KENNEBUNK — Selectmen were split at a recent meeting over whether the town should trash its controversial “pay-as-you-throw” (PAYT) program, but was unanimous on one thing – the question should go to voters. More...


Paranormal class OK’d for Adult Ed

KENNEBUNK – The teacher of an adult education course on children and the afterlife is questioning why the class was canceled, before it was again allowed to be held. More...

New RSU 21 withdrawal petitions submitted

ARUNDEL — Questions surrounding petition signatures turned in by a group of Arundel residents hoping to withdraw the town from RSU 21 – raised because some of the signatures dated as far back as 2014 – now appear to be moot, followi More...

Community News

High school to stage Sondheim musical   Kennebunk High School will host “A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum” March 4-6. The musical will be held at the high school’s Economos Auditorium. More...


Joseph Bush, Sr.

Joseph Francis Bush, Sr., a longtime resident of Kennebunk and Arundel, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 at Kennebunk Center for Health and Rehabilitation after a brief illness.  Joe was born Oct. 30, 1931 in Biddeford, a son of Joseph J. More...

Robert McCullough

Robert I. McCullough, P.E., 74 years, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016 at Huntington Common in Kennebunk.  More...

Jessica Cressey

It is with great sadness that we share the passing of Jessica Leah Cressey, 35 years, of Alfred.  She was born in Biddeford on Oct. 28, 1980, before leaving us on Feb. 15, 2016.  More...