October 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Work continues, inside and out

Students, staff carry on while construction begins

Despite a construction scene outside their classroom windows, Wentworth Intermediate School Principal Anne Mayre Dexter said Wentworth students have remained focused on the learning happening within their classrooms.  More...

In the Know

Education the focus of Fire Prevention Month

Each year during the month of October the Scarborough Fire Department, like thousands of departments nationwide, provide public fire education programs to our citizens. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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Can you dig it?

Project Manager Ken Clarke, left, of Arthur C. More...

Wood from Elsa waiting for reuse

Woodworkers’ interest in project has been limited

The Elsa Project has not gone as originally envisioned, but town leaders are hopeful they can find fun and unique ways to reuse the wood from Elsa, an iconic elm tree that, for decades, stood just north of the Scarborough public safety building on Ro More...

Community News

Referendum features fire truck question

In a little more than a week, a referendum on the Nov. More...

Ballot includes series of statewide issues

Aside from the local referendum question, there will be a series of statewide referendum questions asking voters if they support:   Maine issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples   $11.3 million bond to fund a diagnostic facility for More...

Election 2012

Maine’s Senate District 6 is made up of Gorham and parts of Westbrook and Scarborough. Incumbent Sen. Phil Barlett is being termed out of the position. More...

Sports Spotlight

Senior’s calm demeanor spurs Storm teammates

By Michael Kelley Staff Writer

For Scarborough senior Trevor Sparda, soccer is not just a game; it is a way of life.  Sparda, who plays left midfielder – a position that participates in both defensive blocking and offensive attacks – said he has been playing socce More...