July 31, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commons razed; Martin’s Point moving in

After sitting vacant and fire damaged for nearly a year, the Scarborough Commons building at 153 Route 1 is being razed in favor of a new medical office for Martin’s Point Healthcare. More...

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Town’s annual SummerFest is coming up fast

Before the kids head back to school and family schedules get hectic again, Scarborough Community Services provides one last gathering to celebrate summer at its best. More...

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Letters

Representative casts ‘defining vote’ of career

To the editor: After what was a particularly undistinguished first year as state representative, last week Karen Vachon cast what will likely be the defining vote of her brief political career. More...

Urge state reps to vote to override veto of LD 1378

To the editor: Thank you, Sen. Amy Volk for supporting LD 1378. The governor has vetoed the bill and I encourage you and Rep. Karen Vachon to override his veto. More...

‘Fed up’ with divisiveness of school budget process

To the editor: I am writing because I am fed up with how the school budget process has divided our happiest seaside town. More...

Budget ready for another go-round

Adjustments made – resulting in 2.9 percent tax hike – and the vote is Aug. 4

As members of the Town Council sat down last Wednesday to deliberate on the latest version of the school budget, they were greeted by a sea of red-shirtwearing school supporters. More...

Proposal receives board’s blessing

When Board of Education members went to the polls July 7, they asked citizens to reject the school budget because they thought it was too low. More...

Community News

Horns of plenty

Tyler Britting (trombone), Trevor Lavenbein (trumpet), Mike Atkinson (saxophone), Annie Atkinson (vocals) and Carmine Terracciano (keyboard) kept the music coming during the Summer Concert Series las More...

Docks Seafood... A great place to tie up!

Docks Seafood of South Portland is a family owned and operated restaurant and sh market where you can enjoy great local fare in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. At Docks you will nd the freshest local seafood that Maine has to offer. More...

Nellie’s Tea & Gifts in South Portland is “all about tea”

Nellie’s Tea & Gifts in South Portland is “all about tea”. 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...