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Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 11:53am
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 3:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 6:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 10:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 10:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 10:04am

Columns

Thriving schools, thriving communities

Superintendent’s Spotlight

It’s school budget season.   This marks the most public part of the school budget process. In fact, we started our school budget planning last November.  More...

Letters

Town’s taxes are taking on toll on residents

To the editor:   Article 7 is for two additions, one on each end of the old town garage. Repair of garage, waste transfer and recycling facility. One of the additions is for washing the trucks inside.  More...

Question 2 needs our support

To the editor:   Last November, a majority of Maine voters voted in favor of Question 2, a citizen’s initiative to increase statewide funding of schools to 55 percent.  In fact, Question 2 got more votes than either Hillary Clinton or More...

Vote yes on Article 6 to fix Summer Street

To the editor:   A couple of years ago, we formed a neighborhood group here in Kennebunk Landing. 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...

Beach parking study put on hold

KENNEBUNK — When it comes to the law of supply and demand, the question in Kennebunk is whether the town should supply as many beach parking permits as people demand. More...

Arundel mulls land sale

Nearly 40 acres taken for back taxes could go to bid

ARUNDEL — The town buyeth, and the town selleth away. More...

Community

Pardue picked for permanent post

KENNEBUNK — In Kennebunk, the word is new boss, same as the old boss. When Michael Pardue was tapped to be Kennebunk Town Manager last fall, it was on a temporary basis. More...

Museum brings old time baseball to town

On Memorial Day weekend, the Brick Store Museum will present its Vintage Base Ball Weekend, three days of special events surrounding 1860s baseball.  The weekend will culminate in a Vintage Base Ball doubleheader, played between the Dirigo Base More...

Port seeks permission for land purchase

Special town meeting called to authorize $5 million bond

KENNEBUNKPORT — Voters in Kennebunkport have a chance to invest in what has been called a “once-in-lifetime” land deal. Or not. At this point it’s really up in the air.  More...

Obituaries

Esther Laprel

Esther E. Laprel journeyed peacefully to her eternal home, late evening on Friday, May 19, 2017 at Southridge Rehabilitation and Living Center in Biddeford.  More...

Bruce King

Bruce Anthony King, (Tony), born in Toronto, Canada, Feb. 23, 1934, passed away May 13 from cancer. More...

Priscilla Tarbox

Priscilla Richards Tarbox, 88, formerly of Pool Road, passed away Monday May 8, 2017, at SouthRidge Living Center. She was born in Buxton May 30, 1928, the daughter of Burleigh and Bessie Nield Richards Sr. More...