May 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

May 8 Paul G. Cann, 41, of Broadturn Road in Scarborough, was arrested at 9:21 p.m. More...

In the Know

Public Works departments are always there

National Public Works week was May 15-21. Since 1960 the American Public Works Association has sought to promote the work that each public works department performs in their community. This year’s theme is Public Works Always There. More...

TIDE CHART

Full Story

It’s show time

Members of the hound group and their handlers, above, wait their turn to be shown during the first day of the Southern Maine Coastal Classic dog show, a joint venture of York County Kennel Club of Ma More...

Ready for ‘next step’

It’s official, Scarborough’s next superintendent inks contract, addresses board

The day after the school budget was approved by members of the town council, the Scarborough Board of Education on May 19 officially hired a new superintendent of schools to replace George Entwistle, who is retiring from public school administration More...

Community News

Budget increase checks in near 3 percent

Town council approves fiscal year 2017 proposal

Town councilors have passed a budget for fiscal year 2017 that meets what they set out to do several months ago: create a budget that keeps the tax rate increase at or around 3 percent in an effort to offer residents some tax rate reliability. More...

News Briefs

Students recognized for contribution to community Two Scarborough seniors have been honored for the leadership roles they play inside and outside the school community. More...

Honor Roll

Scarborough Middle School Third quarter Sixth grade 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...