September 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Fire Explorer program starting soon

By B. Michael Thurlow Special contributor   The Scarborough Fire Department is pleased to announce that it is starting a new Fire Explorer Post this fall.  More...

Neighbors

Dudziak’s Gymnastics

Has geared up for another exciting year of flips, twists, and fun with several programs for kids of all ages! More...

Help make your child’s school healthier

Because children spend most of their time in classrooms, schools are an ideal setting for healthy behaviors to be taught and modeled. 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...

Increased plover protection sought

For more than 10 years, local, state and federal biologists have been working hard to protect the piping plover, a federally protected shore bird that nests on the beaches all across the eastern seaboard, including Scarborough. More...

Elections taking shape

Scarborough’s leadership on the Town Council is up for re-election this November as Council Chairman Ron Ahlquist and Vice- Chairman Judy Roy seek additional time on the board.  More...

National adventure show visits town

‘Born to Explore with Richard Wiese’ could air Scarborough segment in January

Since 2012, “North Woods Law,” a reality show on Animal Planet, has been chronicling the highs and lows in the lives of members of the Maine Warden Service. Now, it appears, life in Scarborough will get national exposure. More...

Community News

Community News

Author to visit Scarborough library   Join author Eleanor Morse at Scarborough Public Library 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.18 for a conversation about her novel, “White Dog Fell From the Sky.”  More...

Letters

Disappointed with story choice

To the editor:   Over the weekend I read the article about the police breaking up drinking parties. More...

Police force has lost its way

To the editor:   It is time for us to say, ‘enough.’ This is my conclusion after reading your headline article on the Aug. More...

Obituaries

Mary ‘Cotty’ Libby Sawyer Greenlaw

Mary L. Greenlaw, 85, of 4 Stillwood Road, Falmouth (formerly of South Portland and Scarborough), died Wednesday, Sept. 4 at home surrounded by her entire family after a courageous lifelong battle with cancer. More...