December 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Test drive

Scarborough Middle School students William Wytock, Michael Borelli, Ibrahim Chand, Samuel Brown and Evan Gurry test a robot they have created to compete in the 14th annual Maine First Lego League Cha More...

Department receives camera assistance

Prouts Neck couple donates funds to help fire department replace aging firefighting equipment

A fire can be a tragic time for a community, but oftentimes, in the aftermath, community members come together with charitable efforts. More...

Sports Spotlight

Team leader combines ‘force and finesse’

As a calm, yet competitive leader, Riley McKeown, a senior defenseman on the Scarborough girls’ hockey team, has the perfect makeup to be a hockey player.  More...

Leash law rewrite begins

The Town Council met in a workshop session last week to figure out the next step after a resounding vote on Dec. 3 reversed an Oct. 2 decision on how to control unleashed dogs on town property. More...

Town and Country project near approval

A construction project that would expand Town and Country Federal Credit Union operations into Scarborough received all but the official approval it needed at the Dec. 9 Planning Board meeting to move forward  More...

Leader seeking Great Person of the Year nominations

It’s time to submit your nomination for the Leader’s Great Person Award. More...

Community News

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com. Sunday, Dec. 15  More...

In the Know

Holiday tips from the Scarborough Police Department

‘Tis the season.  Most of us are thinking about the season that is upon us. Our minds are filled with thoughts about the upcoming busy weeks ahead.  The planning, shopping, holiday parties, decorating. More...

Letters

Careful consideration needed for leash law

To the editor:   As a life-long dog owner and a long-time plover lover, I strongly urge Scarborough to re-evaluate their current (“old”) leash laws.  More...

Recognize impact of pets on environment

To the editor:   On Dec. 3 I felt like the lone resident voting in support of the leash law.  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...