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News Updates

Newest website updates:

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

Letters

Candidate evaluates merits of each issue

To the editor:   When I think of Rachel Phipps, I think of community, youth and good government.  More...

Food drive assistance is appreciated

To the editor:   Community Outreach Services, which operates the Kennebunk Community Food Pantry, would like to thank all the residents of Kennebunk who participated in the post office’s Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on May 13.  We woul More...

Correction

In a letter to the editor in the May 26 Post, the cost of the high school renovation should have said about $57 million.   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...

Dogs will have their days at the beach

Selectmen make no changes to ordinance

KENNEBUNK — If dogs are going to have their time on Kennebunk beaches restricted, it’s going to take a citizens’ petition to do it. More...

Board disbands downtown committee

KENNEBUNK — Citing declining activity, an inability to recruit people to fill vacant seats, and a general lack of interest from Main Street businesses, Kennebunk selectmen voted 5-2 at their May 23 meeting to disband the downtown committee. More...

Community

News Briefs

LIQUOR LISTENING — Kennebunk will no longer conduct public hearings on the renewal of liquor licenses and special amusement permits. More...

Day at the Beach 5K benefits youth

This year’s 26th annual Day at the Beach 5K on July 9 is all about children. More...

Handling of town manager hiring criticized

KENNEBUNK — Although Kennebunk selectmen claim to have received mountains of praise for hiring Michael Pardue to a three-year contract as town manager, their unanimous vote has found at least one vocal critic. More...

Obituaries

Joan Hogan

Joan Frances (Steck) Hogan, 79, of Kennebunk Beach, died peacefully at her home on Monday, May 22, 2017. She was born on Dec. 28, 1937 in Waterbury, Connecticut, daughter of Charles Theodore and Mary Elizabeth (LaFond) Steck. Joan graduated from St. More...