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Neighbors still not enamored with project

Planning Board awaits environmental review of assisted-living proposal

An assisted living facility on the corner of Black Point Road and Route 1 that has residents up in arms has again appeared to meet the approval of the town’s Planning Board. More...

In the Know

Working to make the town StormReady

The Scarborough Emergency Management Agency is working with municipal departments and school officials on a new initiative to have Scarborough designated as a StormReady community through the National Weather Service. 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 Races

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com. Friday, Aug. 10 Heart of Biddeford 5K, Main Street, Biddeford, 6 p.m.To register, visit www.active.com. More...

Officials adjust concert prep

Two shows remain in Music at the Track series

With one concert behind them, public safety officials in Scarborough are making minor tweaks to the traffic and emergency management plans for the two remaining shows scheduled this summer at Scarborough Downs. More...

Alley hosts international bowling event

Big 20 Bowling Center in Scarborough returns to its roots with championship tournament

While top athletes were competing for their countries at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, a bowling alley in Scarborough was holding an international competition of its own. More...

Community News

Parish plans bazaar and rummage sale

St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish will host its annual bazaar and rummage sale 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 26. The event will feature demonstrations from the Scarborough police and fire departments and Fournier’s Karate, face painting and food. More...

Baked bean supper scheduled for Aug. 18

West Scarborough United Methodist Church will host a baked bean supper 4:30 to 6 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 18. More...

Hospice to organize support group

Hospice of Southern Maine will sponsor a daytime bereavement support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. The group will meet for eight Thursdays from 2 to 3:30 p.m., beginning Aug. 16 and ending Oct. 4. More...