July 20, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

July 2   Paul E. Louis, 46, of Oak Street in South Portland, was issued a summons at 10:14 a.m. on Old Neck Road for burglary to a residence.  More...

Charity bike ride raises awareness

Veterans go to war to defend the country, but when they come home it is not always an easy road. Thankfully there are people like Pam Payeur of Biddeford, who may not be a veteran, but she fights like a bulldog for them.  More...

Adapted Home & Business helps you remain in your home

Accessibility can sometimes be as simple as changing door handles, or as involved as installing lifts or ramps. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, July 19

Bike and kayak rentals, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ferry Beach, Scarborough. FMI, call town offices at 730- 4150.  OvereatersAnonymous, 10 a.m., West Scarborough Methodist Church on the corner of Route 1 and Church Street.  More...

Friday, July 20

Bike and kayak rentals, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ferry Beach, Scarborough. FMI, call town offices at 730- 4150.  Canoe and kayak rentals, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center, Pine Point Road. More...

Saturday, July 21

Bike and kayak rentals, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ferry Beach, Scarborough. FMI, call town offices at 730- 4150.  Summer wildflower walk, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center, Pine Point Road. More...

Neighbors concerned about parking

Traffic congestion is a topic that has come up at meetings with town officials throughout the years no matter what neighborhood or stretch of road is being discussed.  More...

Treasures from the marsh

Making memories

Alex Ting, a 7-year-old from Manhattan, knows almost everything there is to know about peregrine falcons. He said they reach speeds of 250 miles per hour when they dive for prey, (not into the water; they eat other birds). More...

Community News

Garden club seeks nominations

The Scarborough Garden Club is accepting nominations for its 2012 Green Thumb contest.  The club is looking for home gardeners to honor this summer. The gardens should not be professionally maintained, but maintained by the homeowner. More...

Family gets special adaptive bikes

The Robbie Foundation, a one-of a-kind non-profit organization in Maine, will present Coleman and Annie Nee with an adaptive tricycle on Friday, July 20 at their home, located at 6 Memory Lane in Scarborough. More...

Buy Local plans consumer day

Buy Local Scarborough’s mission is to support locally owned, independent businesses, to maintain unique community character, provide continuing opportunities for entrepreneurs and to help build a sustainable local economy.  The group has p More...

In the Know

Escape plans make a difference

In the event of a fire, remember that every second counts, so you and your family must always be prepared. Home fire escape plans help you get out of your home quickly. More...

Neighbors

Moving on from her dream job

Mary Rollo believes that work is so much better when you enjoy what you do for a living. More...