December 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Letters

Rep. appreciates return to Augusta

To the editor:   This Thanksgiving I found myself feeling thankful that I have a chance to return to Augusta representing coastal Scarborough.  More...

Small town America helps Ronkonkoma

To the editor:   More...

Obituaries

Charles Cole

Charles Edwin Cole, born in Gardiner Sept. 28, 1923, passed away peacefully in his sleep with his wife and grandson Luke at his side on Nov. 25, 2012. He was one of four children of John and Rita Cole. 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...

Wreaths ready for road trip

Annual trek to Arlington includes stop in Scarborough

The spirit of Christmas will be passing through southern Maine next weekend. At 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. More...

Police closing in on counterfeit arrests

Department fields several complaints during November

Scarborough Police are getting close to filing charges in connection to a string of counterfeit money being passed in town.  Detective Sgt. More...

Community News

It’s time to send in Great Person nominations

It’s time to submit your nomination for the Leader’s Great Person Award. More...

Police Notes

Nov. 19  Jonathan G. Lucas, 20, of Storer Drive in Brunswick, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at 10:59 a.m. on Route 1 for attaching false plates.  More...

Scarborough Terrace residents help Project G.R.A.C.E.

Kind-hearted seniors, some in their 90s, joined forces in the kitchen at Scarborough Terrace Assisted Living to bake homemade treats for a bake sale to benefit Project G.R.A.C.E.  More...

Neighbors

Hardwood to seafood, coach stays on the ball

Former Colby basketball coach Dick Whitmore’s retirement from the hardwood of Wadsworth Gymnasium in Waterville did not last long.  This year marks the first time Whitmore, a Waterville resident, hasn’t been employed by the college s More...

Sports Spotlight

Storm standout a Fitzy semifinalist

Dillon Russo, quarterback of the Scarborough High School football team, hopes his record-setting efforts on the gridiron this fall will result in an awardwinning season.  Russo is among 12 seniors that have been named semi-finalists for the Fitz More...

Captain sets tone for cheering squad

Samantha Albert, a junior at Scarborough High School, is making the transition from spirited spectator to competitive cheerleader as she and the rest of the Scarborough High School cheering team prepare for a winter full of cheering competitions.&nbs More...

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Sunday, Dec. 16   More...