June 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Broadturn Farm impact is far-reaching

A decade ago when the Scarborough Land Trust purchased Broadturn Farm, a 434- acre piece of property on Broadturn Road that once operated as Meserve Farm, board members never imagined the farm would become the economic engine that it has. More...

Kiwanis food drive helps hungry Mainers

The Scarborough Kiwanis Club is holding a food drive to benefit the Scarborough Food Pantry through June 14.  More...

Police Notes

April 10  Wayne Ellis, 55, of David Drive in Scarborough, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at 5:58 p.m. More...

Sports Spotlight

Sports Spotlight

Competitive spirit sustains softball empire

Coaching a softball team to a winning record is an accomplishment, but leading a team to victory in 80 percent of its games since 1990 is a feat not many people can say they have accomplished. More...

Keep on truckin’

The South Portland Police Department’s SWAT Team MRAP was a major draw at Saturday’s Touch-A-Truck event at Scarlorough Downs. (Kevin A. Byron photo) More...

Proposal receives initial OK

Gallery Place plan includes retail space and restaurant

The Planning Board has approved the aesthetics of a development on Gallery Boulevard between Walmart and Lowe’s, although it is still almost a year away from construction.  The property, which is being developed by Waterstone Retail, is th More...

Community News

Community News

Illusionist kicks off summer programs at library   Scarborough Public Library will kick off its 2014 summer reading program for children in pre-school through grade 5 on Wednesday, June 18 at 6 p.m. More...

Red Storm diamond standouts earn Gatorade accolades

For the second year in a row, Scarborough High School’s Ben Greenberg has been named the Gatorade Maine Boys Baseball Player of the Year. He is the second player from Scarborough who has won the honor. More...

Tr uck love

Jon Hodgdon of Gorham shows off his restored 1931 Ford Model A pickup truck at Saturday’s Touch-ATruck event at Scarborough Downs. (Kevin A. Byron) More...

In the Know

New ladder truck goes into service

I’m pleased to announce that the town’s newest fire apparatus was officially placed into service at Black Point Station last week. 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...