February 1, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Need for fuel help continues to rise

Once again this year the town of Scarborough has partnered with Project G.R.A.C.E. More...

Letters

Award winner was a worthy choice

To the editor:   I was very pleased that Patty Bolduc was awarded the Great Person Award. Your article did her the justice she deserves. I have had the pleasure of putting two girls through Scarborough Middle School.  More...

Sports Spotlight

Senior says chemistry is key to team success

When you think of a championship athlete at Scarborough High School, senior Avery Pietras is one that immediately comes to mind. More...

Road Race Calendar

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

Sign company connects with community and customers

Burr Signs is new to Scarborough, but the Manson Libby Road business has had a long history of servicing the signage needs for businesses and municipalities all across Maine and beyond for the last 25 years.  More...

Officials consider Downs’ big picture

When examining the potential of redevelopment on the Scarborough Downs property, town officials agree it is as important to look at the big picture as it is to look at the individual project at hand.  More...

Community News

Lobster licensing, marketing hot topics

Maine Department of Marine Resources hosts public forum at Scarborough Town Hall

SCARBROUGH — The current licensing system and marketing to increase demand for lobsters were hot topics discussed at a public forum with local lobstermen.  Scarborough Town Hall chambers were filled with lobstermen on Jan. More...

Vet centers assist Ferret Rescue of Maine

Animal on ‘death’s doorstep’ is nourished back to health

Two veterinary centers in Scarborough played a crucial part in ensuring a ferret from Augusta got the treatment she needed after being “severely neglected” by her owner late last year. More...

Bank, McDonald’s make planning pitches

Proposals entail relocation and reconstruction

A bank that has had roots in the community for five years may soon be relocating its Scarborough branch and a fast food restaurant in the community will be redesigning and reconstructing its 30- year-old building. More...

Things to Do

Garden Club president to speak at society meeting

The monthly meeting of the Scarborough Historical Society will be held 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6. A brief business meeting is scheduled and will be followed by a presentation. More...

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...