July 15, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

Arundel leans toward adding second deputy

ARUNDEL — Although selectmen seem generally inclined to hire a second sheriff’s deputy to patrol the town – as residents have asked – and to possibly call a special town meeting to appropriate the necessary funds, they were no More...

Officials: No conspiracy in appointments

Still, an overhaul of the committee process may be needed, most admit

KENNEBUNK — A kerfuffle over committee appointments has one resident crying conspiracy, a charge town officials flatly deny.  More...

Village Art Walk takes place second Fridays

The Village Art Walk, coordinated by Kennebunk-Kennebunkport-Arundel Chamber of Commerce and local art galleries, takes place the second Friday every month in Kennebunk and Kennebunkport.  More...

Obituaries

Marguerite Margeson

Marguerite “Peg” Margeson, 77, a lifelong resident of Wells, died Thursday, June 30, 2016 peacefully at her residence surrounded by her loving family.  Peg was born Sept. 4, 1938 in York, the daughter of Foster Starr and Eleanor E. More...

New wrinkle in town hall search

ARUNDEL — The long slow slog toward a new town hall location got a new wrinkle Monday, July 11, when an abutting landowner to one potential site offered an acre of his property to help sweeten the scales in his direction.  More...

Land trust cited for illegal cut

KENNEBUNK — The town has cited a scofflaw for illegal cutting of vegetation and, in what may seem to be the real head-smacker, the violating party is the Kennebunk Land Trust.  Over the winter, the land trust hired Boiling Spring Landscape More...

Letters

Actions create adversarial relationship

To the editor:   More...

Mousam River is favorite canoeing spot

To the editor: When my husband and I moved to Kennebunk seven years ago one of the first things we bought was an old canoe. More...

Unique dementia resource available

To the editor:   Here in southern Maine, hundreds of people and their families are dealing with one of the 80-plus forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s.  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...