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Police Notes

July 2   Saif K. Alzubaidi, 24, of Forest Avenue in Portland, was issued a summons at 1:24 p.m. on Ross Road for operating a motor vehicle while license is suspended or revoked (for failure to appear, first offense).  July 3   More...

In the Know

Don’t wait, communicate: Make emergency plans today

This year the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) National Preparedness Month slogan is, “Don’t Wait Communicate – Make your Emergency Plan Today.”  The annual FEMA initiative to raise awareness of the impo More...

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Proposal for Asian restaurant heard

Conversion of Mussey Road farmhouse would ‘blend the old with the new’

An old farmhouse on Mussey Road could, in time, get a new lease on life as an Asian restaurant.  Last week, the Planning Board heard the latest regarding a proposal from BBS Enterprises to convert an old farmhouse and barn at 62 Mussey Road into More...

Twist and shout

“Balloonatic” Rob Woodman hands a balloon dog to 2-year-old Noah Jacob of Saco during SummerFest in Scarborough Saturday evening. More...

Community News

Council looking at legal services policy

Bernstein Shur has represented Scarborough for the past 30 years

With the municipal budget behind them, members of the Town Council’s Finance Committee spent some time last month discussing the possibility of reviewing how the town’s legal services are being met.  More...

Pine Point oyster operations seek expansion

The Department of Marine Resources will hold a public hearing in Scarborough town hall in mid-September as part of an application review for two oyster companies looking to expand operations in Pine Point.  More...

Lost dog? First actions are key to recovery

BIDDEFORD – Neighbors passing by Eric and Cassandra Grant’s Cottage Street home earlier this week saw laundry, mostly socks and underwear, strewn about the front lawn, but it wasn’t because the couple is untidy.  As of Monday, 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...