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  1. Another country has banned boiling live lobsters. Some scientists wonder why.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Gazette

    In this June 12, 2015 file photo, lobster are seen at the Clam Shack in Kennebunkport, Maine. Lobsters may be one of the most popular crustaceans in the culinary arts.

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  2. A Winter Getaway to MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The George Towner

    Georgetowners mostly think of Maine as a summer destination - thanks, in part, to those images of the Bush clan in Kennebunkport, boating in Ray-Bans and popped collars. But the best time to enjoy the state's natural beauty and quiet sensibility may well be in the winter.

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  3. 'It may be until spring before we know the full extent of the damage' of the blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Luanne MacDonald, owner of Hurricane Restaurant in Kennebunkport, surveys the flooding at her restaurant caused by the Jan. 4 storm. Luanne MacDonald, owner of Hurricane Restaurant in Kennebunkport, watched during the height of last Thursday's storm as flood waters rose into her Dock Square business.

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  4. Retail marijuana ban headed to Kennebunk votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Many Maine towns have already adopted similar ordinances. Wells voted last June to ban retail marijuana, and Kennebunkport followed suit in November. The town's temporary moratorium ordinance on retail pot, first enacted last February by the Board ...

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  5. 'Maine Wood 2018' at the Messler GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Herald Gazette

    ... Aste, Portland; Nick Barboza, Hamden; David Boyle, Bath; William Francis Brown, Camden; Saer T. Huston, Kennebunkport; Aled Lewis, Rockport; Heide Martin, Appleton; Jeremy Porter, Rockland; Libby Schrum, Camden; and Michaela Crie Stone, Rockport. ...

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  6. Authorities urge Mainers to clear snow from roofs while it's warmer, before Thursday rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    The Kennebunkport police posted on Facebook urging people to remove snow off roofs before Thursday, when it is forecasted to rain, which will add weight to the thick blankets of snow covering many roofs. "The rain soaked snow will eventually freeze and become solid," wrote the police department.

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  7. Winter Woes: Floods, Snow Pummel Facilities in Eastern U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | Building Operating Management

    ... in the Portland Press Herald . Flooded buildings and piers were reported all along the Maine coast, from Kennebunkport and Wells to as far east as Machias. John Cannon, a senior meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Gray, says the high ...

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  8. 20 Best Places to Live on the Coast in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Southern Accents

    ... flies under this banner.) Each town is as perfect as the other: On the eastern side of the Kennebunk River, Kennebunkport is home to bustling Dock Square, windswept beaches, and the Bush family compound on Walker's Point. A quick walk across the ...

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  9. Local's Guide to the Perfect Day in Kennebunkport, MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Southern Accents

    Perk up with the Maine Roast at Boulangerie. Located in a salvaged red barn, the from-scratch bakery also churns out piping-hot ham-and-cheese croissants.

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  10. Maine's tidal flooding worst in 40 yearsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 4 | Lucianne.com

    ... 78. The second-highest level, 13.98 feet, also happened in 1978. Up and down the Maine coast on Thursday, from Kennebunkport and Wells to as far east as Machias, there were reports of flooding or dangerously high water levels. Cannon said

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  11. New Owner For Pennachio JewelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | The Hartford Courant

    ... Gozzo began her retail career at age 13, when her parents sent her to work at her aunt and uncle's store in Kennebunkport, Maine, to break her out of her shyness. At 16, she worked for Sage Allen, in Hartford. She soon went to Tunxis Community ...

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  12. 'He did so much for the town': Community mourns loss of fire chief who died Christmas EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | Bangor Daily News

    Residents, town officials and members of the Kennebunkport Fire Department, are mourning the loss of Fire Chief Allan Moir, 63, who died Sunday, Dec. 24 following a battle with cancer. Moir, who served as Kennebunkport's fire chief since 2010, was also the superintendent of the Wastewater Department, a job he held since moving to town with his wife, Donna, in 1981.

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  13. Miriam Edmunds LeBaronRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Fauquier.com

    ... was in hotel administration and he and Mim spent the next 7 years at Inns/hotels in Waterville Valley NH, Kennebunkport, ME, Delray Beach FL before settling in Exeter NH managing the Exeter Inn in 1954. During this time they had four children. ...

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  14. Miriam E. LeBaronRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Fauquier.com

    ... was in hotel administration and he and Mim spent the next 7 years at Inns/Hotels in Waterville Valley, NH, Kennebunkport, ME, Delray Beach FL before settling in Exeter, NH managing the Exeter Inn in 1954. During this time they had four children. ...

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  15. Getting to know the Bush family a little betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | Boca Beacon

    Golf Pro Ken Raynor has had a long established personal friendship with former President H. W. Bush, prior to when he assumed presidency of the United States in 1981. The Coral Creek Club PGA Head Golf Professional met Bush at Cape Arundel Golf Club in Kennebunkport, Maine 38 years ago when Bush befriended him during an annual Over the years, their personal relationship evolved to sharing family fishing trips to various destinations and of course countless golf outings.

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  16. Parents in uproar over sledding ban at popular local hillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | Bangor Daily News

    Residents and parents were in an uproar Monday morning at a meeting with district officials to discuss the Regional School Unit 21 Board of Directors' decision last month to ban sledding during school hours at the hill behind Kennebunkport Consolidated School. The meeting was the first chance the public had to air their feelings about the ban on sledding, which came about after the $5.1 million renovation to the school, completed last December, changed site drainage and added parking spaces at the bottom of the hill.

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  17. Maine boy, 9, raises money to buy every child at hospital new slippers for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... run. Even the hospital's namesake - former First Lady Barbara Bush, who summers at the family compound in Kennebunkport - gave to the cause, Tabetha added. When children start feeling better at the hospital, they're able to take indoor walks in ...

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  18. 10 Absolutely Darling Coastal Cottages Decked out for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Southern Accents

    ... to downright magical. Here are 10 of the dreamiest holiday homes that earned big hearts in our Instagram feed. Kennebunkport, Maine The shutters, the bows, the garland-wrapped columns. Everything about this festive white clapboard home is a winner. ...

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  19. Maine family's nativity figures are whimsical, joyous odes to ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... having been raised Catholic, so she started making clay Nativity scenes and selling them locally in a shop in Kennebunkport." "Grandma was a such a character, she was feisty, artistic and just a passionate person about life," Little said. "They ... 1 comment

  20. Something horrifying just happened in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Bay Area Business Woman

    ... died on February 24, 2016 at the age of 27. Shiloh Jade Pepin (August 4, 1999 - October 23, 2009) was born in Kennebunkport, Maine, United States with her lower extremities fused, no bladder, no uterus, no rectum, only 6 inches of large colon, no ...

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