June 23, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Scarborough Police offers youth leadership experience

Need an idea for a summer camp for your 12-14-year-old? The Scarborough Police Department is proud to announce, Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders, a Scarborough Police Department youth leadership experience. More...

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Obituaries

Glenys Pooler Lovett

The Honorable Glenys Pooler Lovett, 81, of South China and Sarasota, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family.  More...

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...

Back to first block for budget crunch

The second round of the school budget process will look a lot like the first in that there will be a first reading, public hearing and then second reading/final adoption, but school leaders are hoping for a much different outcome.  More...

Crowded house plagues public safety

From a rain gutter flowing into Police Chief Robbie Moulton’s office to inadequate work spaces with no windows or ventilation to a lack of proper storage space, members of the town’s fire department and police department know full well th More...

Community News

Storm watch

Scarborough High School students cheer on the boys’ lacrosse team during its Class A state final battle with Brunswick at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland Saturday, June 17. More...

Volunteers sought for trail building

Scarborough Land Trust is holding three different volunteer work parties every week to help build more trails at Pleasant Hill Preserve. All ages are welcome. More...

Letters

A student’s view of later start times

To the editor:   As a sophomore attending Scarborough High School, I have dealt with my fair share of late start times. More...

A hurdle for ranked choice voting

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Sports Spotlight

Softball team racks up another state title

The Scarborough softball team has been synonymous with winning for years and showed it Saturday, June 17 at Cony High School by beating Skowhegan in the Class A softball final. More...