May 6, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Municipal races set in Port, Kennebunk

With Monday’s filing deadline now come and gone, the ballots are set in stone for the June 14 municipal elections in Kennebunk and Kennebunkport.  On the whole, the races to watch are in Kennebunk, with only one contested seat on the docke More...

Community

Nicholas Strikes Back event set for June 11 at Sea Road School

Registration is open for the Nicholas Strikes Back 5K and Family Fun Run scheduled for June 11 at Sea Road School in Kennebunk.  More...

Farmers’ Market returns to Garden Street lot in Kennebunk

Kennebunk Farmers’ Market will open for its 23rd season on May 7. The market will be returning to the Garden Street Municipal Parking Lot.  More...

Graves celebrating library card sign-up week

Come in and get a library card at Graves Memorial Library. All ages are welcome. It only takes a minute.  More...

Obituaries

Barbara Wartenberg

Barbara Wartenberg, 86, a longtime resident of Kennebunk, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family.  More...

George Geyerhahn

George R. Geyerhahn, 72, of Kennebunkport, passed away peacefully on April 27, 2016 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. Born on Dec. 21, 1943 to the late Dr. More...

Novel’s plot becomes plot of author’s life

Pre-Holocaust film depicts a happy Jewish community in Poland

A New York author will appear at Congregation Etz Chaim next week for a public presentation about his experiences piecing history together after discovering a 1938 home video his grandfather had filmed in Nasielsk, Poland, a year before Nazis destroy More...

RSU 21 rejects busing offer

KENNEBUNK — The wheels on the bus may go round and round, but the RSU 21 board of directors would like the dollars that pay for that bus to stay in one place – preferably at Thornton Academy, in Saco.  More...

Letters

Board member on his ‘best behavior’

To the editor:   More...

Choose environmental battles wisely

To the editor:   Life can be ironic. I am referring to last week’s letters to the editor regarding dam removal. Paul and Sally Wells submitted an earnest and heartfelt letter favoring dam removal, an action I do not agree with.  More...

Evaluate what’s best for entire community

To the editor: I doubt my letter will be printed in the Post as it seems that one specific party seems to always have a weekly letter for some reason while there are others of us who would appreciate our voices heard. 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...