August 31, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Scarborough welcomes new IT director

The Town of Scarborough welcomed new Information Technology Services Director Jennifer Nitchman with a reception on her first day on the job July 16.  Nitchman lives in Scarborough with her husband and daughter.  More...

Letters

Communities protect Timber Point and Timber Island

To the editor:  Recently, the Biddeford and Kennebunkport communities celebrated the purchase of Timber Point and Timber Island for the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge. More...

Neighbors

Horse training is no part-time job

Gretchen Athearn doesn’t have one particular secret about how to effectively train a racehorse. 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...

Residents honored for service to running

A Scarborough resident who has spentthe last 40 years teaching running fundamentals to the youth of Scarborough will be inducted in the Maine Running Hall of Fame later this year.  More...

Community News

Police Notes

Aug. 2   Kyle Green, 26, of Bowdoinham, was arrested on the warrant of another agency during a motor vehicle stop. More...

A gift from the heart

Senior Girl Scout Troop 118 in Scarborough decided to take some of their proceeds from the annual Girl Scout cookie sale in March and make birthday bags for the Scarborough Food Pantry at the Congreg More...

Community News

Community Services to accept passport service   More...

Sports Spotlight

Football realignment won’t affect rivalries

Football teams around the state are ready to start competing as two-a-day practices are replaced with game action in a sign of summer turning to fall in Maine.  More...

Battling it out

Players from Gorham and Scarborough battle for a loose ball during a preseason field hockey tournament on Saturday, Aug. 25. More...

The summer of Little League champions

With the state championship win in Bar Harbor in July, the Scarborough Little League team represented Maine in the Eastern Region Tournament held earlier this month in Bristol, Conn. More...