Saturday Aug 30
State expects 1M drivers over holiday weekend
Tourists and residents visited Ogunquit Beach on Friday. It was filled by midday.
Saturday Aug 30
Labor Day weekend turns to leisure
WMTW News 8's David Charns reports on busy pools, beaches and roads in York County as people take advantage of the Labor Day weekend.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Kennebunk police find body of man who apparently shot himself outside station
KENNEBUNK, Maine- Police are investigating an incident in which a man allegedly drove into the Kennebunk Police Department's parking lot Thursday night, got out of his vehicle and shot himself.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Where the locals go: Stripers Waterside Restaurant
In my first ever "Where the locals go" column of this summer I explained at length that through years of working in the Kennebunkport area I am asked constantly "Where do the locals go?" and I still hold to my answer that I gave in my first column: We go home.
Bridge between Kennebunk and Kennebunkport due for replacement
During a first meeting Tuesday, members of the Mathew J. Lanigan Bridge Advisory Committee struggled with a lack of information on the project thus far and began sharing thoughts and concerns regarding the project and the impact it could have.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Kennebunk tax rate to decrease
The Board of Selectmen set the rate for the 2014-15 fiscal year, during a meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 12, at $14.90 with an overlay of $514,000.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Kennebunkport police call out Bush's Secret Service in Ice Bucket Challenge
Outside of the police headquarters Friday, a highway department front end loader doused six members of the department with gallons of ice cold water - a total of eight seconds' worth.
Kennebunk man charged with drug trafficking
Police said Friday that Jeffrey C. Seguin, 40, of 23 Woodhaven Drive, Kennebunk, was arrested in the area of 60 Portland Road Thursday and charged with unlawful trafficking of schedule W drugs.
'The Nanny' actor takes ALS challenge in Kennebunk
Actor Charles Shaughnessy, who played the father on the television sitcom "The Nanny," was in the Kennebunks this week shooting a film and decided it would be a great place to accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
City Theater Opens BINGO Tonight
Biddeford's City Theater is excited to present BINGO: The Winning Musical, for a limited, two-week engagement.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Beach read of the week: The Shenanigans of Slim Pickins
Set at Mother's Beach in Kennebunk, "The Shenanigans of Slim Pickins" is a universal story to anyone who has ever brought a picnic lunch to the beach.
Revamped Kennebunkport Lodge Geared To Families
In summer, families visit and revisit Kennebunkport, Maine, to savor local traditions - cycling to the beach, dining on lobster rolls at sunset, and canoeing on the Kennebunk River.
Lloyd Preston Mahler
Lloyd was born March 4, 1921, in Lynn, Massachusetts, the son of Lloyd V. and Alice Pyne Mahler, and was a graduate of Medford High School, and Northeastern University, with a degree in accounting.
Willis Fred Merrill
Willis Fred Merrill, 67, of Kennebunk, died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, in his home after a brave battle with cancer.
Where am I?
Each week this summer, the Coast Star will feature an object or location somewhere from Ogunquit to Arundel.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Bangor Daily News
The most unique lobster dishes in Maine: 8 Dishes that shake, rattle and roll
Fresh lobster meat is seasoning and steamed in a tapioca dumpling for "great mouth feel," said Empire Chinese Kitchen co-owner Theresa Chan.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Kennebunk | $216,500
Perfectly situated commercial space in historic downtown Kennebunk. Almost 900 sq ft with high ceilings and large windows.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
What to do? What to do?
The Spirit of Broadway will present "Simply Show Tunes" at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at the Wells Ogunquit Center at Moody, Route 1, Wells.
Kennebunk couple plead guilty to welfare fraud
A husband and wife from Kennebunk who told authorities they did not live together so the wife could continue to collect welfare benefits have pleaded guilty to welfare fraud charges.
Nova News Now
Yarmouth still missing the boat on being a tourist town, says council
Despite signs seen around town proclaiming, 'When our ship comes in, we'll be ready,' there was discussion around the town council table that more needs to be done to ensure the town is catering to visitors who are arriving and departing on Nova Star.