June 22, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Messalonskee slips past Red Storm for title

Runner-up Scarborough closes season with 17-3 record

The Class A state final game did not go the way that the Scarborough boys baseball team wanted, but coach Michael Coutts said the team has a lot to be proud of this season.  “It was a great year for the kids,” he said this week. More...

Students, parents get Wentworth peek

Soon-to-be Wentworth Intermediate School parents were among the many people who turned out last week to see the latest plans for a new intermediate school  More...

Top Seniors

Scarborough High School

Class of 2012 Top 10 Percent   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...

Road Race Calendar

A list of southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Saturday, June 23   More...

Girls rally twice to get past Brunswick, 11-9

Scarborough High School’s trophy case is now a little more crowded. On Saturday, June 16, the girls’ lacrosse team beat Brunswick High School 11-9 in a hard battle for the Class A state championship.  More...

Teaching top priority at equestrian center

Camp Ketcha program provides ‘fun, inviting, safe atmosphere’

Scarborough Downs is not the only place in town to see the bond between humans and horses. Less than five miles away from the harness race track sits the Camp Ketcha Equestrian Center on Spurwink Road.  More...

Community News

Alumni scholarships awarded at assembly

The Scarborough High School Alumni Scholarship Fund, Inc. More...

Friends of library to host book sale

The Friends of Scarborough Public Library will host its annual used book sale on June 22-24.  The sale begins on Friday, June 22, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will continue 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 23 and noon to 5 p.m., Sunday, June 24. More...

School’s out

Thousands of gently used books will be on sale in a range of fiction and non-fiction categories. The book sale is always an opportunity to stock up on summer reading at low prices.  Sunday, June 24 is bargain day. More...

In the Know

News flash: Flooding can kill

In addition to lightning, high winds, hail and tornadoes, summertime thunderstorms also bring the threat of flooding and flash flooding to northern New England.  In the summertime, most flash floods are caused by heavy, slowly moving thunderstor More...

Letters

Representative is a role model in Augusta

To the editor:   One of life’s big surprises comes soon after your child is born. There’s no manual on how to raise your child. You may call loved ones for advice, but more often you watch others and then follow your gut.  More...

Efforts of Primary PTA applauded

To the editor:   As the school year comes to a close, I would like to express my gratitude and appreciation to the Scarborough Primary Parent Teacher Association for its efforts in supporting our primary schools, as well as all the community vol More...