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In the News

Election 2012

In a special municipal election on Tuesday, Nov. 6, William Donovan and Katherine St. Clair are vying to fill the remaining two years on former Town Councilor Karen D’Andrea’s term. D’Andrea resigned from the position in August. More...

Police Notes

Oct. 15 Caleb H. Sweet, 22, of Lawrence Street in Portland, was issued a summons at 2:17 p.m. on Gallery Boulevard for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer (shoplifting). More...

Letters

Candidate is too extreme

To the editor:   Amy Volk is too extreme for Scarborough.  More...

Candidate uses common sense

To the editor:   I am writing to offer my wholehearted support for Amy Volk’s re-election to the Maine House of Representatives, District 127.  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...

Finger tip control

Scarborough High School’s Chris Cyr leaps to make a diving catch during Friday’s 42-16 Western Maine Class A football playoff win against Sanford. More...

Residents reflect on storm’s aftermath

Common refrain: It could have been much worse

As Donald Googins watched the local and national television news about the impact of Hurricane Sandy, especially in New Jersey and New York City – one of the hardest hit areas – he was glad a similar scenario was not playing out outside h More...

Community News

Storm stopped by familiar foe in final

Skowhegan claims victory in Class A field hockey championship

Scarborough field hockey coach Kerry Mariello knew the state final game against Skowhegan High School at the University of Maine at Orono Saturday, Oct. More...

Marsh cleaning

Members of the Scarborough High School Key Club clean up a stretch of Route 1 during the annual fall cleanup of Scarborough Marsh. More...

In the Know

Time to escape from residential fires

Fires in modern residential homes have become the most dangerous fires for firefighters to fight. More...

Sports Spotlight

Senior learned to love game at young age

When Karli-An Gilbert is out on the field hockey field, she knows she is not alone. Her teammates are behind her no matter what happens. The game, she said, could not operate otherwise.  More...