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Foley to serve on two legislative committees Maine State Senator Robert Foley (R-York) has been appointed to serve on the Environment and Natural Resources Committee and the Health Coverage, Insurance and Financial Services Committee during the 129t More...

The blueberry tolls

A crowd gathers at First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church in Kennebunk for the New Year’s Eve Blueberry Ball Drop. More...

NYE KBK

Jeffrey Lewis, left, Matt Philbrick, Keith Boucher and Mary Murphy participated in the cornhole tournament held at town hall during New Year’s Eve Kennebunk festivities. 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...

New Year’s plunge

The annual Atlantic Plunge commences and participants dash for the Atlantic water, where chilly temperatures awaited them on the rainy day at Gooch’s Beach in Kennebunk. More...

Recovery coaches to help fight opioid crisis

A free four-day program will equip first responders and the public with skills necessary to help people with substance use disorder.  Kennebunk Police Chief Bob MacKenzie said he’s ready to try something different to combat the opioid cris More...

Columns

New year brings reflection and gratitude

Superintendent’s Spotlight

The new year brings with it a time for reflection and gratitude. More...

Letters

Property title exam standards questioned

To the editor,   As the Goose Rocks Beach lawsuit drags on for over a decade now and after the town has already spent over $1,250,000, one of the most troubling aspects of the suit should concern all property owners regardless of where their pro More...

In favor of Carbon Dividend Act

To the editor,   I write in favor of the federal Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act of 2018 (S. 3791/H.R. 7173). More...

Obituaries

Leo Milliard

Leo Arthur Milliard Jr., 58, a resident of Old Orchard Beach, died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, after a long illness.  Leo was born in Biddeford on Nov. More...

Michelle Terrien

Michelle Lynn Therrien, 42, of Kennebunk, bravely battled cancer and passed peacefully Jan. 2, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.  She was born April 22, 1976 in Las Vegas, to Robert Keith and Katherine Mae (Winton) Gable.  More...

Mary Chochrane

Mary Miller Cochrane, 96, of Palm Beach, Florida, and formerly of Kennebunk, and Boston, passed away peacefully on Dec. 7, 2018.  Mary was a devoted animal lover with a warm and friendly smile. More...