March 17, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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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


Visiting classrooms creates connections

Superintendent’s Spotlight

Leadership by walking around, visiting classrooms and observing teaching and learning is foundational to the success of our schools.  The information our administrative team gains when visiting classrooms in other schools helps to promote a seam More...


Finally, something may be done done about fireworks problem

To the editor:   Glad to read that the Kennebunk selectmen have finally faced the fireworks problem. More...

There’s a reason founders created Electoral College

To the editor:   I would like to suggest that Henry Kingsbury go to the library and find out why the founders of our great nation set up the Electoral College the way they did.  The short answer is that it gives the smaller – meaning More...

About letters

The Post encourages readers to submit letters to the editor. Email is the preferred method for transmitting letters of no more than 350 words to Deadline is noon on Mondays. For questions, call 282-4337.   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 and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

KHS kids to earn UNE credit

Thanks to a new articulation agreement with the University of New England, students may soon graduate from Kennebunk High School with their freshman year of college already finished.  More...

Coalition: Adjustments needed for affordable homes

KENNEBUNKPORT — The final report on a two-day public workshop staged last fall by a regional housing group is in, and it predicts Kennebunkport would have to adjust zoning to allow for as many as 21 living units per acre in order to create home More...


Community News

Children’s gardening workshops offered Maine master gardener Shelley Wigglesworth will be back at Graves Memorial Library in Kennebunkport to host her yearly spring gardening workshops for children ages 6 to 12. More...

School budget numbers taking shape

The Regional School Unit 21 finance committee met March 9, making two edits to Superintendent Katie Hawes’ proposed $44.3 million budget for the 2017-2018 school year, which will now go to the full board at its March 20 meeting.  More...

KBIA announces T-shirt design contest

Each year, the Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association hosts the Day at the Beach 5K. More...


Laura Phinney

Laura Elizabeth Phinney, 92, a resident of Kennebunk, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at her residence.  Laura was born in Boston on Oct. More...

Daniel Doolittle

Daniel M. Doolittle, 81, of Kennebunk, originally of Darien, Connecticut, died on Monday, March 6, 2017 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice in Scarborough. Dan was born on May 20, 1935 to Dwight N. and Dorothy M. (Smith) Doolittle in Stamford, Connecticut. More...