January 25, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

In the Know

Important reminders about heating fire safety

This is a great time of year for a reminder about home heating safety.  According to the United States Fire Administration, an estimated 900 portable heater fires in homes are reported to U. S. More...

Neighbors

Local Dining & Entertainment

South Portland’s Best Kept Secret   Come join your neighbors and friends at Thornton’s Bar & Grille or JP Thornton’s Home Style Café & Deli. We offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner, fulfilling all your dining needs.  More...

Sports Spotlight

Ski trips are worth it for Red Storm senior

Every Tuesday night, Scarborough High School senior Kevin Dryzga and his skiing teammates board a bus and make the three-hour trek to and from Shawnee Peak in Bridgton to put in a few hours on the slopes.  The team makes that trip again for meet More...

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Saturday, Feb. 9   More...

Winterfest 2013

A crowd gathers to watch as Scarborough resident Jesse Bouchard, of Wicked Good Ice, transforms a block of ice into a skier as part of Scarborough’s annual Winterfest activities Saturday, Jan. More...

Gateway Square in holding pattern

It looks like the foundations of The Gateway Square, a 260,000-squarefoot commercial center envisioned to accompany the nearby Gateway Shoppes, will not be constructed by March 2013, as originally hoped.  More...

Community News

Volunteers ‘transcend’ the classroom

Three students answer a fourthgrade teacher’s email and end up helping for four years

Scarborough High School senior Ryan Jamison turned 18 on Sunday, Jan. 13. More...

Police Notes

Dec. 13  Bertha Ewang Billie, 30, of Brighton Avenue in Portland, was issued a summons at 11:31 a.m. on Gallery Boulevard for unauthorized taking or transfer (shoplifting).  More...

Scarborough Winterfest 2013

Kali Harthorne, 11, pulls her twin sister, Angelina in the human dog sled race Saturday, Jan. 19 at Scarborough’s 23rd annual Winterfest. 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...