June 13, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Prepare for hurricane season

Each year hurricane season officially starts on June 1. More...

Sports Spotlight

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.   Friday, June 13  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...

Voters approve school budget

As the school year winds down next week, the town of Scarborough passed a budget for the new school year, which begins in August.  On Tuesday, June 10, more than 3,000 voters came out to weigh in on the $42.3 million school budget. More...

Better cell phone coverage sought

Town planner submits recommendation to revise telecommunications ordinance

Over the course of the past several months of the budget process, there has been talk of miscommunication between the Town Council and Board of Education regarding proper educational spending, but last week, the Town Council began addressing a miscom More...

In the News

Training sessions focus on beach rules

The months of debate about how to control dogs on the beach centered on the need for better education and enforcement and now, a group of citizens are mobilizing to go out this summer and educate the public on when and where they can bring dogs to th More...

School district files for federal grants

Funds would be used for disadvantaged students and to improve reading proficiency levels

The Scarborough School District is in the midst of filing two federal grant applications to give students what they need to excel in the classroom.  More...

Top Seniors

Scarborough High School Class of 2014 – Top 10 Percent

Christopher Graef, valedictorian, is the son of Elaine and Michael Graef. He was a member of the math team all four years of high school, a member of the National Honor Society and was on the ultimate frisbee team his junior and senior years.  More...