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CAMPAIGN SEASON, PART 1 — Nomination papers for elected office in Arundel became available on Monday, with one seat on the Arundel Board of Selectmen, one on the RSU 21 Board of Directors and three on the town budget board up for grabs. More...

High school musicians featured during night of jazz at town hall

An evening of jazz music, featuring the Kennebunk High School Jazz Band and the 207 Blues Band, is scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 1 at Kennebunk Town Hall. More...

First Parish to host Greenpeace co-founder on March 24

The film, “How to Change the World: The Revolution Will Not be Organized,” on the founding of Greenpeace, will be shown at 6:50 p.m., Friday, March 24 at First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church on Main Street in Kennebunk. 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...

School budget numbers are in

KENNEBUNK — While RSU 21’s proposed $45.9 million budget for the 2017- 2018 school year has been circulating for weeks, the public got its first inkling Monday of what that might mean to local property tax bills. More...

Fireworks: What are they worth?

KENNEBUNK — An ordinance limiting the use of consumer fireworks in Kennebunk is on its way to voters, but if residents who spoke at a March 20 public hearing are representative of the electorate, it doesn’t go far enough.  Selectmen More...

Letters

Be a better citizen, visit a library

To the editor:   Here’s a public thank you to Al Amoling for his letter in the March 17 Post. He urged me to go to the library to learn more about the history of the Electoral College.  More...

Consider fireworks ban next time around

To the editor:   Thank you for your article “Board proposes fireworks ordinance update.” At the hearing, I spoke in favor of the more restrictive fireworks ordinance and am pleased residents will have their say on the matter in June. More...

Funds should be found to update park system

To the editor:   More...

Obituaries

Daniel Doolittle

Daniel M. Doolittle, 81, of Kennebunk, originally of Darien, Connecticut, died on Monday, March 6, 2017 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice in Scarborough. More...