February 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Jan. 30   Nick A. Thompson, 28, of East Bridge Street in Westbrook, was issued a summons at 10:14 a.m. on Gallery Boulevard for criminal mischief (damage or destroy property of another).  More...

In the Know

Fire department renews focus on fire prevention

In this week’s article I wanted to highlight a new initiative the Scarborough Fire Department is undertaking to renew, expand and enhance our fire prevention efforts. More...

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Students earning high marks

According to the latest data from the state, when it comes to the Maine Education Assessment, Scarborough students are outperforming their peers in meeting or exceeding the state standards. There is, however, always room for additional improvement. More...

Parking improvements eyed at Pine Point

Parking may be a little different this summer for folks heading to Pine Point Beach. More...

Community News

News Briefs

Red Storm track teams earn state titles   Scarborough boys’ and girls’ indoor track teams entered the University of Southern Maine fieldhouse Monday conference champions and left state champions.  More...

Council addresses marijuana moratorium

Public hearing set for Sept. 6, but officials could tackle the subject sooner if warranted

Following in the footsteps of many other communities in the greater Portland area, the Scarborough Town Council is debating whether to impose a recreational marijuana moratorium that would temporally bar marijuana facilities from coming into town.&nb More...

High school to co-host a screening of documentary ‘The Mask You Live In’

Maine Boys to Men and Scarborough High School are co-hosting the documentary film “The Mask You Live In” on March 1.  The screening is scheduled for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the high school’s Winslow Homer Center for the Arts. 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...