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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


Betty Welch

Betty M. Welch, 77, of Arundel, died peacefully on Aug. 5, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family.  Betty was born in Plymouth, New Hampshire, on Sept. 20, 1939 the daughter of Leon and Sarah (Noyes) Vinton.  Mrs. More...

Janet Schorer

Janet A. Schorer, 89, a resident of Huntington Common in Kennebunk and formerly of Chick’s Crossing Road in Wells, died Saturday, July 29, 2017 at her residence, after a brief illness.  More...

Francis Wilhelm

Francis J. “Frank” Wilhelm, 80, of Davenport, died Monday, July 31, 2017 at his residence following a period of declining health. He was born in Boston on November 18, 1936, a son of Francis Joseph and Catherine (Demarco) Wilhelm. More...

Power district target of phone scam

KENNEBUNK — Local residents who receive collection calls from Kennebunk Light and Power [KLP] should be wary, at least if the caller asks for any kind of credit card information.  More...

Board approves consent agreement

Selectmen will work with Pave-Tek owner to resolve compliance issues

ARUNDEL — An Arundel businessman accused of operating a pair of businesses outside of town zoning ordinances, will not meet the 60-day deadline set by selectmen to bring his operation into compliance. More...


Arundel denies permit to compost company

ARUNDEL — A local commercial composting operation that has been at the center of multiple court actions has been denied a conditional use permit by the Arundel Planning Board, placing its future operation in question.  At its July 27 meeti More...

Community News

Summer Band Blast 2 at Waterhouse Center   The Waterhouse Center at 51 Main St. in Kennebunk will rock the afternoon of Sunday, Aug. 20 when Summer Band Blast 2 kicks off at 5 p.m.  More...

In the fast lane

Kennebunk resident Carol Weeks (third from right) competed in Saturday’s 20th running of the TD Beach to Beacon 10K in Cape Elizabeth. 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...