December 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Weather spotter information is vital

Last August I wrote a column about how the town of Scarborough was working to become certified as a Storm Ready community by the National Weather Service.  More...

Neighbors

Student donates winnings to Red Cross

Music can be a powerful thing for many people. For one Scarborough student, music provided the inspiration to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy, which swept through the northeast on Oct. 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...

Bathhouse construction nears completion

Higgins Beach structure features changing facilities and exterior showers

The winter solstice may be today, but officials in Scarborough are already looking toward the summer beach season.  The construction of a new 1,200-square-foot, $300,000 bathhouse at Higgins Beach is nearing completion. More...

In the News

Police Notes

Dec. 3  Emily Katherine Lamarre, 24, of Harriet Street in South Portland, was issued a summons during a motor vehicle stop at 8:36 on Payne Road for operating while license is suspended or revoked (failure to appear, first offense)  More...

Students recognized for bike-a-thon effort

Certificates of recognition and awards were handed out Thursday, Dec. More...

Great Person vote begins

The nomination phase of the Great Person Award has been completed and now it’s time to cast your votes. The ballot can be found at right.  Ballots must be submitted by noon Jan. 4 and the winner will be announced in the following weeks. More...

Sports Spotlight

Sports Spotlight

Defenseman has Storm focused on goal

The Scarborough girls’ hockey team has one goal this season: to get through the semifinal round of the Class A playoffs. For the last three years the team has failed to get through that round of the playoffs. More...