May 24, 2013 RSS feed / Community News

Commission files property suggestions

Earlier this year, Scarborough Town Council set a goal of taking inventory of town-owned properties.  The town’s conservation commission has been tasked with helping in that regard by looking at municipal land and reviewing existing site c More...

Best paw forward

Mica, a 10-month-old samoyed, enjoyed a little tender, love and care from Patty Richards of Jay, prior to an appearance at Southern Maine Coastal Classic Dog Show at Wassamski Spring campground in Sc More...

Parents this Summer...Fournier’s Martial Arts

“I will increase your Child’s self confidence, how to handle bullies, teach them life skills that will last a lifetime, value their self worth, teach them to avoid peer pressure, increase their motor skills, teach them to defend themselve More...

Center Day Camp

Center Day Camp, located on beautiful Sebago Lake, was established in 1949 by the Jewish Community of Greater Portland. More...

Rippleffect

Experience the Rippleffect adventure on Cow Island in Casco Bay! Rippleffect is a leading venue for outdoor adventure and experiential education in the Greater Portland area. More...

Mad Science in the Summer Time!

Mad Science of Maine offers fun, innovative, active day camps to get your child excited about science! More...

Farm Camp - Hands-in-the-dirt fun!

Farm Camp is looking forward to our 9th summer of hands-in-the-dirt fun! Farm Camp is a farm and ecology day camp for kids, ages 4 through 12, at Turkey Hill Farm in Cape Elizabeth and the Morris Farm inWiscasset. More...

North Yarmouth Academy

NYASummerPrograms offer children of ages 5 through 18 the chance to experience the dynamic learning opportunities and individualized growth that are the hallmarks of an NYA education. More...

DaVinci Experience Science & Art Camps

Experienced teachers bring science and art alive for campers aged 4-13. Small groups of similar ages explore weekly themes in depth through hands-on science activities, art projects & outdoor games. Counselor- In-Training for ages 13-15. More...

Committee to address area’s aging water system

Advisory group includes representatives from four towns

Five months after Biddeford and Saco Water Company merged with Maine Water Company, an advisory committee of municipal leaders from the Biddeford-Saco- Old Orchard Beach-Scarborough area has been set up to discuss and help plan infrastructure improve More...

Community News

Memorial Day parade and kids’ race planned   A kids’ road race is one of many events scheduled to take place in Scarborough on Memorial Day.  The kids’ race, Kids Running for Grandpa, is for ages 3 through 12 and is being More...

Animal Welfare Society

The Animal Welfare Society (AWS) announces its summer youth workshop series.  More...

Maine Jazz Camp

“Maine Jazz Camp, located on the campus of the University of Maine at Farmington, is a two week summer jazz program that emphasizes ensemble playing and the role of improvisation in jazz.  More...

Carlisle Academy

Who doesn’t love summer horse camp! Carlisle Academy, a PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship) Premier Accredited Center in Lyman, Maine is offering a Summer Horse Camp on Wednesdays through the summer. More...

Surf Camp

Learning to surf is a life-long pursuit: exciting, challenging, and rewarding. More...

Horse Island Camp

Located in Casco Bay on Peaks Island, Horse Island Camp is an active day camp where kindness and animal appreciation is emphasized. More...

Aucocisco School Summer Programs:

Academic Programs  · Intensive 1-to-1 Lindamood-Bell reading instruction  · Intensive small group reading, writing, math instruction (for elementary, middle, and high school students whose academic skills are at least one year behind their More...

Portland Conservatory of Music Summer Camps

The Portland Conservatory of Music (PCM) will be presenting two high-energy day-camps for teenagers this Summer: Rock Camp and Jazz Camp! More...

The Local Dish

Owen’s Farmhouse

The Local Dish is a feature in the Leader and its sister papers, the Courier, Sentry and Post. Every week it will feature a different restaurant in each of our coverage areas.   How long have you been in business?  Since last November. More...