October 31, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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House of Representatives

House District 27 Maine House of Representatives District 27 is made up of parts of Gorham and Scarborough. Tyler Kinney, a student at the University of Southern Maine, is looking to unseat Andrew McLean, the incumbent representative. More...

State Senate

Senate District 29 State Senate District 29 is made up of South Portland, Cape Elizabeth and parts of Scarborough. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Oct. 30

Oom, pah, pah music, 2 p.m., Scarborough Terrace, 600 Commerce Drive, Scarborough. Features Oktoberfest German Band. FMI or to reserve seats, call Elizabeth Simonds at 885-5568. More...

Friday, Oct. 31

Trunk or Treat, 6 to 8 p.m., The Rock Church, 66 Gorham Road, Scarborough. Church parking lot will be lined with dozens of cars, with trunks decorated with themes and games and volunteers handing out candy trunk to trunk. More...

Saturday, Nov. 1

Roast beef supper, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Scarborough Lions Den, 273 Gorham Road (Route 114), Scarborough. All-you-can-eat. Take-out available. FMI, call 883-9309. More...

Come sail away

Curran Clere, a senior at Portland High School, Sam Weiser, a homeschool student from Lebanon, Samantha Pychon, a junior at Greely High School and Scarborough High School sophomore Meghan Taylor set More...

Contract zoning request on hold

The planning board has put the brakes on a contract zoning request by the Maine Army National Guard and the University of New England to construct a field maintenance shop on rural farmland on the Scarborough-Saco town line. More...

Community News

Return of district art show on the easel

Donation helps rekindle interest in bringing back the event

A school-wide celebration of the arts that featured Scarborough student artists both young and old may be reinvigorated, thanks to funding that was left to the Scarborough School District to enhance student exposure to the arts. More...

TIDE CHART

HIGH LOW A.M. P.M. A.M. More...

Letters

Residents need to do their own research

To the editor: According to the American Cancer Society, the three agencies that classify cancer-causing agents – the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the National Toxicology Program (NTP), and the US Environmental Protectio More...

End cruel bear hunting practices

To the editor: As Mainers, we have let ourselves down in a big way by allowing our bears and our loyal canine companions to be subjected to cruel and unfair practices. More...

Letter writer misses mark on new school

To the editor: I am writing to respond to the Oct. 3 letter drafted by Michael Turek. In particular, I want to address the issues raised by Turek concerning the new Wentworth School. More...