September 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Public safety building sessions scheduled

At the Sept. 6 meeting, the town council voted unanimously to place a bond order question on the November referendum ballot to replace the current public safety building.  More...

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New building on the ballot

The future of the public safety building will be in the hands of voters who will be heading to the polls Tuesday, Nov. More...

Election process under review

In light of two elections this summer in which some ballots were initially left out of the tally, Scarborough officials are taking measures to make sure that doesn’t happen again by asking the Secretary of State’s office to review electio More...

Community News

Candidates lined up for education posts

The Board of Education will have two new faces on it this winter filling the seats of Christine Massengill, who resigned in June after moving to Florida and Kelly Murphy, who chose not to run after six years on the board, including the past year as c More...

Pine Point residents purchase radar sign

Citing excessive speed in the neighborhoods, the sign is donated to Scarborough Police Department

For many months of the year, the Pine Point area of town is a quiet beachside community, but during the summer months, with tourists and beachgoers, it becomes a much busier place.  More...

St. James to celebrate 25 years with Mass, open house

BIDDEFORD – A special Mass Sunday, Sept. 17 at St. Joseph Church in Biddeford will be an opportunity for the community’s Catholic school students to come home. More...

Obituaries

Richard Devine

Richard H. Devine, 77, of Scarborough, died peacefully on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, Scarborough, after a prolonged period of declining health.  Dick was born in West Hartford, Connecticut, on Jan. More...