November 15, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Attention is key to cooking fire safety

Fires originating from cooking appliances account for the largest shares of home structure fires and associated fire injuries in North America, and electric ranges are by far the leading cause of home cooking appliance fires.  Range fires accoun More...

Letters

Councilor-elect appreciates voters’ confidence

To the editor:   I would like to take this opportunity to thank the voters of Scarborough for placing their confidence in me in the recent race for Town Council. More...

Robbie Foundation fundraising gala was a success

To the editor:  The Robbie Foundation wants to heartfully thank the dozens of businesses, community members and volunteers who helped make the second annual Robbie Foundation Gala an amazing success.  The event was held Sept. More...

Generosity of community shows during campaign

To the editor:   Project G.R.A.C.E. More...

New southern Maine flood maps issued

Along with water levels, property owners may see rise in insurance premiums

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has reissued preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps, meaning some property owners in Cumberland and York Counties may soon see increases in their flood insurance premiums.  “This potentially has huge More...

In the News

Turnpike interchange study moves ahead

The Scarborough Town Council and Saco City Council voted last week to move ahead with a study that will address the need for a new turnpike interchange in the area.  The groups both accepted a preliminary interchange justification report urging More...

A walk in the park

Approximately 80 people came together at Memorial Park last Sunday for the Share Scarborough Walk for DOGS. More...

Dog-leash referendum is scheduled for Dec. 3

Less than 24 hours after the municipal election Tuesday, Nov. 5, Scarborough Town Clerk Tody Justice was busy preparing for another election.  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...

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Saturday, Nov. 16   More...