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News Updates

Newest website updates:

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

Letters

Aware of maneuvering behind-the-scenes

To the editor:   Your physical presence at the town meeting in August that will deal with the cell tower would be invaluable to your readers, to the voters of Kennebunk and to one of the first European families to settle in York County and Kenne More...

Boy Scouts response not strong enough

To the editor:   The statement released by Boy Scouts of America is totally inadequate to express the horror I felt at President Trump’s subtle bigotry and pernicious attempt to capture and inculcate young, formative minds with values remi More...

Support of friends and customers is appreciated

To the editor:   On Sept. 1, 2017, Time Out For Comics! will celebrate 24 years in business.  Thank you to all our friends and customers for their patronage and support. More...

Retail marijuana bans going to voters

Although it is now legal to possess small amounts of marijuana, selectmen in the Kennebunks hope to snuff out any dreams locals may have of selling the stuff commercially in their towns. More...

Towns appeal FEMA flood maps

KENNEBUNKPORT — In it’s third try at bat in the past five years, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is once again getting signifi- cant pushback from coastal towns on updates to its area flood maps. More...

Guidelines for code fines are on the way

KENNEBUNK — The next time Kennebunk selectmen adopt a consent agreement with someone in town accused of violating the town’s code of ordinances, it may do so with a fresh guideline in hand for how much they should set for a fine. More...

Community

News Briefs

TOWER TALK — At its Aug. 14 meeting the Kennebunk Planning Board will consider an updated proposal for a proposed cell phone tower, to go on 33-acre lot owned by L. Dwight Water Corp. off Route 9 in Kennebunk.  More...

Community News

Rotary barbecue scheduled for Aug. 10 Kennebunk Rotary Club will host its 68th annual chicken barbecue 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10. The event will be held at the Waterhouse Center in downtown Kennebunk. More...

Floats like a ...

A tiger swallowtail butterfly (Papilio glaucus) rests for a moment at the Route 1 bridge construction site in Kennebunk on a recent Sunday morning. (Kevin A. Byron photo) 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...