June 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Student fire intern program receives recognition

Last week the Student Firefighter Live-in Coalition was recognized by the Greater Portland Council of Governments, a local collaborative group that is owned by and works for the various municipalities in the area. More...

TIDE CHART

Full Story

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Leader accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@scarboroughleader.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Town council approves lobster pound parking at municipal lot

Beach-goers will not be the only ones parking at Hurd Park to experience what Pine Point has to offer. More...

Communities find more shared services savings

During the last few years Scarborough has looked at ways of partnering with neighboring communities to offer services in a more cost-efficient way. More...

Community News

School facilities: Upgrade instead of build

Long-range plan adjusted after detailed enrollment projection study is completed

A year ago the school district was looking at shutting down one of the primary schools in order to better utilize facilities and save on operating costs. More...

School board approves transgender policy

In their final meeting of the 2015-2016 school year, the board of education passed a policy that will make Scarborough schools much accepting in the fall. More...

Letters

Lions Club appreciates support of Kings Farm

To the editor: The Scarborough Lions Club on Gorham Road holds several roast beef supper fundraising efforts each year to help meet the ever-changing needs of our community, including two local fire houses, our chartered Boy Scouts troop and Scarbor More...

Neighbors

Cooking on Purpose

Summer’s here, time is right for burger blast

I love burgers and I jump at any chance to have one. I have been very daring lately and tried burgers other than just beef. I have been pleasantly surprised. More...