October 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

In the Know

Replacement of Pleasant Hill fire truck

In a few short weeks (or sooner if you vote absentee) the voters of Scarborough will be asked to support issuing a bond to replace the current fire engine at Pleasant Hill Station.  The fire department has had a replacement schedule since the 19 More...

TIDE CHART

HIGH LOW A.M. P.M. A.M. More...

Sports Spotlight

Senior captain has Storm on right path

In many ways this season was a rebuilding year for the Scarborough High School volleyball team. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Oct. 9

Square dance lessons, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Eight Corners School, 22 Mussey Road, Scarborough. New music, casual dress. Singles welcome. More...

Friday, Oct. 10

Kiwanis meeting, noon, The Egg and I restaurant, 103 Route 1, Scarborough. Public welcome. FMI, call Ava Adams at 883-2634.   More...

Saturday, Oct. 11

Music De Filia fundraiser, 9 a.m. to noon., Marden’s parking lot, Payne Road, Scarborough/   More...

Pumpkins on parade

The Pumpkin House at Highland Avenue Greenhouse and Farm Market offers pumpkins big, small and every size in between just in time for Halloween. More...

Dunstan Corner ready for a revival

The time is right, town officials say, to reinvigorate Dunstan Corner, one of the oldest areas of Scarborough.  A plan developed by Planning Decisions, a research and planning firm based in Portland, was presented to the Town Council last week.& More...

Community News

Officials seek diploma program extension

School officials are hoping that an extension they are requesting from the Maine Department of Education will give them enough time to make the changes necessary to adopt a proficiency-based diploma program.  More...

Eight Corners carnival

The annual Fall Carnival at Eight Corners School included many sweet treats, including a lollipop tree, cookie decorating and cake walk for children before or after they tried their hands at several More...

Letters

A place for seniors to skate, too?

To the editor:   I am responding to a recent Letter to the Editor published in the Oct. 3, Scarborough Leader in which the writers expressed support for an ice rink on townowned land.  More...

Cell tower placement is pretty simple

To the editor:   I feel that the issue of where to place cell towers has become overly complicated. More...

Candidate has right leadership skills

To the editor:  I am a World War II, Korean and Vietnam War veteran and I encourage every Scarborough veteran and their families to support Shawn Babine for Scarborough Town Council.  I have known Shawn for more than a decade and I believe More...