March 4, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Be alert for tax season fraud

As we approach tax season, Scarborough police would like to send out a friendly reminder about protecting yourself from fraud. More...

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Things to Do

Things to Do

Saturday, March 5   Roast beef supper, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Scarborough Lions Club, 273 Gorham Road, Scarborough. Take-out available.  More...

Parking issues complicate potential brewpub plan

A vacant site on Gorham Road near Eight Corners has been eyed as a potential location for Nonesuch River Brewing, but planning board members are concerned the parking plan won’t meet customer demand.  More...

Residents will review school chief candidates

Before school and town budgets get finalized this spring, board of education members hope to find a new superintendent to lead the Scarborough school district in the 2016-2017 academic year and beyond. More...

Community News

Board seeks supplemental funding for schools

Facing a financial shortfall in the amount of general purpose aid the state gives Scarborough schools, the Scarborough Board of Education met with state legislators last week to ask for their support in securing additional educational funding. More...

Continuance sought for Pine Point avenue

A group of residents at Pine Point hope that by coming together they will help thwart an attempt to discontinue a section of Avenue 2 from King Street to the beach. More...

Corrections

 “High school teams compete in state finals” published in the the Leader (Feb. 19, 2016) should have stated Charlotte Pratt broke the school’s 100-yard freestyle record in the 400-yard freestyle relay with a time of 55.24 seconds. More...