January 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Great Person announced

Readers of the Scarborough Leader have elected Ron Forest as the Great Person of 2013.  Longtime friend Jackie Perry nominated Forest and was excited when she heard the news. More...

In the Know

Safe winter driving

Winter is upon us, as everyone is well aware if you have stepped outside at all since Dec. 1. Most of us have been driving in winter weather since we were teenagers and some of you are new to our wintery roads. More...

Sports Spotlight

Winger provides scoring, leadership

When Matt Henderson first set foot on ice, he had to push a crate around to help keep his balance and learn to skate, but now, a dozen years later, Henderson is being groomed to be one of the Scarborough boys’ varsity hockey team’s top sc More...

Snow ride

Grace Carlista, left, cheers as she and her friend, Bridget Scully, reach the bottom of a sledding hill at Scarborough High School Sunday, Jan. 5. More...

Commission to review Green Acres subdivision

A 100-unit subdivision envisioned in the Green Acres section of town will be reviewed by the Conservation Commission before the Planning Board makes its final determination.  More...

Community News

Winterfest: 25 years of family fun

Slate of events set to begin at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 near Wentworth Intermediate School

Although they won’t be appearing at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia next month, families from Scarborough and the surrounding area will have a chance to compete in winter recreation contests next weekend as the Scarborough Community Servic More...

Police Notes

Dec. 7 Andrew K. Nickless, 21, of Frederick Thompson Drive in Scarborough, was arrested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident at 10:17 p.m. More...

Correction

“Supers don’t like calling snow days,” which ran in the Jan. 3 issue of the Scarborough Leader/South Portland- Cape Elizabeth Sentry, should have listed Emmanuel Caulk as superintendent of Portland schools. 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...