December 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Fire companies give back to the community

Today the Scarborough Fire Department is one municipal department operating under the town charter and primarily funded through the municipal budget. More...

Sports Spotlight

Versatility is hoop star’s calling card

Ashley Briggs is a jack-of-all-trades for the Scarborough girls’ varsity basketball team. More...

Public works hits the roads

Department must weigh storm variables

Mother Nature is difficult to predict, but Mike Shaw and the Department of Public Works are ready for what winter has in store for them.  This week, the department’s winter storm operation was in full force cleaning up storms that brought More...

Experience is core goal for science center

Maine Citizens Marine Science Center hopes to serve as ‘hands-on’ resource

South Portland resident Megan McCuller is setting out to make science-based learning more accessible for Maine’s youngest residents.  In May McCuller is hoping to open the Maine Citizens Marine Science Center in Holly Street Industrial Par More...

In the News

Police Notes

Nov. 18  Marion Jean De Laubenfels, 49, of Pitchfork Drive in Arundel, was issued a summons during a motor vehicle stop at 8:31 a.m. near Route 1 and Green Acre Drive for failure to register a motor vehicle (expired 150 or more days).  More...

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Tuesday, Dec. 31 Polar Bear Dip and Dash, 11 a.m., Back Cove parking lot, Baxter Boulevard, Portland. FMI, call 622-3102, ext. More...

Correction

In “Leash law rewrite begins” published in the Dec. 13 issue of the Scarborough Leader, it should have stated dogs are allowed on town beaches any time of day through spring, as long as they are under voice control of their owner.   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...