April 1, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Feb. 17   Carl J. Thomas, 37, of Wainwright East Circle in South Portland, was arrested at 3:03 p.m. on Gallery Boulevard and charged with violating bail condition of release.  More...

In the Know

Scarborough Town Council approves sites for compost collection

After the PAYT (Pay As You Throw) proposal was removed from the budget in 2015, Scarborough City Council charged the Energy Committee with making recommendations for reducing waste and saving money.  More...

Time to salute public safety dispatchers

Each year, the second full week of April is dedicated to the men and women who serve as public safety telecommunicators. This year we honor the often unsung heroes of public safety, our dispatchers, during the week of April 10-16. More...

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Springing into action

Scarborough High School tennis players battle blustery cold winds as Lincoln MacIsaac (left) and head coach Steve Eddy hold varsity tryouts during the tennis team’s first outdoor practice Tuesd More...

Changes coming to school schedule

An advisory program is added at the high school for the upcoming year

Students and staff will see the school day schedule changed next year, but a full transition from the current schedule to one that will offer students more flexibility in what they can take won’t happen until September 2017.  More...

Community News

Armchair Traveler: Backpacking in Glacier National Park

Scarborough Public Library will host an Armchair Traveler event at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 6. The event will take guests on a virtual backpacking trip to Glacier National Park. More...

700 club

Members of the Scarborough High School varsity hockey team honored head coach Norm Gagne for reaching 700 career wins, becoming the second most victorious high school coach in the nation. State Sen. More...

Neighbors

Student gets behind-the-scenes look at D.C.

Countless Scarborough students have gone to Washington D.C. 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...