July 8, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Walk tall

Nobody in the crowd is looking the other way as Way Too Tall Torrie strides up Main Street during the Kennebunk SummerFest parade Saturday morning. (Kevin A. Byron photo) More...

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


Cooking on Purpose

South of the border, in your backyard

Mexican food has always seemed to create a festive mood; perhaps because it is so casual and versatile. Not to mention yummy and most of the fare is healthy. I have included some festive recipes today.  Hopefully you will be festive, too. More...


Ronald McCarthy

Ronald “Ron” John McCarthy, 70, of Kennebunkport, died peacefully on Tuesday afternoon, June 28, 2016 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough surrounded by his family following a brief illness. More...

Therese Cliche

Therese L. Cliche, 92 years, a resident of Arundel, died Monday, June 27, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family.  Therese was born in Vallee-Jonction, Quebec, Canada on May 8, 1924, a daughter of George and Eva (Cote) Turcotte. More...

Jean Reid

Jean Ethel (VanHouten) Reid died Friday, June 24, after a brief illness. She was a lively, sharp, independent 91 years old. More...

Color Ashley a hero

Young cancer survivor named a ‘Color Run Hero’

KENNEBUNK — When the fourth annual Color Run concluded in South Portland June 26, the hero of the event was a runner who was only 2 years old when Maine’s largest charity 5k first answered the starting gun in 2013  More...

Town seeks to lock in heating oil bargain

Officials already monitoring price for winter deliveries

KENNEBUNK — It may be the middle of summer, but selectmen are already planning for something that happens every year – winter.  More...


Time for reflection, planning in Kennebunk

KENNEBUNK — With the close of the fiscal year on June 30, selectmen have entertained year-end reports from department heads, outlining accomplishments over the past year, and goals in sight through 2017. More...

Honor Roll

Kennebunk High School Kennebunk High School Fourth quarter Freshmen More...

Community News

Kennebunk Free Library plans summer events   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...