December 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Time to cast votes for the Leader’s Great Person Award

It’s time to vote for the Leader’s Great Person Award. Each year, readers choose one person they think has made our community a special place to live. More...

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In the News

Monarch Center: A Therapeutic Setting That Focuses on Ability

Kindred Assisted Living -- Monarch Center is designed for people suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia. More...

“A Maine Bridge to Home” Offers Respite for Patients and Families

As you recover from an illness or rehabilitation, consider our respite program, “A Maine Bridge to Home.” To help ensure the best possible outcomes and timely recovery, we at Kindred Assisted Living -- Village Crossings have created a ful More...

Sports Spotlight

Wrestler’s move to mat was about chemistry

A simple bet on a chemistry exam opened the door to high school athletics for senior Soriya Yong. More...

Businesses adjusting after fire

Tenants of Scarborough Commons continue efforts to rebound

More than three months after an accidental electrical fire destroyed Scarborough Commons at 153 Route 1, many of the building’s tenants are still working to get their businesses back on track.a More...

Next hurdle is bobsled

Scarborough resident named to U.S. Bobsled team

As a hurdler at the University of Maine, James Reed became familiar with speed on a track, but is now, after graduating from the school in May, transitioning to another type of speed on a track. More...

Community News

Students tap ‘Hour of Code’ keyboards

The global event was part of National Computer Science Education Week

Students across the district spent hours last week playing video games at school. More...

In the Know

Think you need a hearing aid?

If you need or think you might need a hearing aid, you should call Mark Vail today — he’ll test and evaluate you for the hearing aid you need in the comfort of your home and you’ll be happy with it. More...

Melissa Libby invites you to consider her as your

Her practice, opening in South Portland in January, is oriented to people, not paperwork, and your direct contact during all phases of your health care is with her personally. She accepts most major insurances. More...

Rolnick Chiropractic

‘Tis the Season…..to Stay Healthy! More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Dec. 18

Overeaters Anonymous, 10 a.m., West Scarborough Methodist Church on the corner of Route 1 and Church Street. Networking meeting, 8 to 9 a.m., 360 Route 1, Willowdale Place, Scarborough. More...

Friday, Dec. 19

Holiday concert, 10 a.m., Winslow Homer Center for the Arts, Scarborough High School, 20 Gorham Road, Scarborough. Features Scarborough High School chorus. Free. Kiwanis meeting, noon, The Egg and I restaurant, 103 Route 1, Scarborough. More...

Sunday, Dec. 21

Live nativity, 5:30 to 7 p.m., West Scarborough United Methodist Church, Route 1 and Orchard Street, Scarborough. Come see outdoor display, then go inside for hot cocoa and a craft project for children. Free. FMI, call 883-2814. More...