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Police Notes

Feb. 24  Sebastian W. Devogt, 23, of South Street in Gorham, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at 8:40 a.m. and charged with operating when suspended or revoked (non- OUI suspension with priors).  Feb. 26   More...

In the Know

Scarborough Public Library celebrates Library Week

The week of April 10-16 is National Library Week, a time to celebrate the essential services libraries provide to the communities they serve and to recognize the professional staff that make those services possible.  This year’s theme is L More...

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Cooking on Purpose

Springing into asparagus is scrumptious

Spring has so many wonderful things coming to life, it really is a joy to see. One of my favorites is spring asparagus. My family loves it so I try to dream up different recipes to try. 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...

Planners approve brewpub proposal

Nonesuch River Brewing will be located at Eight Corners

A new brewpub has been approved for the Eight Corners section of town, exciting many residents who claim Scarborough lacks culinary diversity.   More...

Councilor sets sights on District 28 seat

Less than five months after voters elected him to the town council, Chris Caiazzo has set his sight on another office: state government.  Caiazzo, a Democrat, officially announced his bid last week to unseat incumbent Republican Heather Sirocki More...

Community News

Town mulls Eastern Village apartments

Close to a decade ago, developer Kerry Anderson received approval to build Eastern Village, a large-scale multi-phased housing development between Black Point Road, Commerce Drive and the Eastern Trail. More...

Cape will share harbormaster with Scarborough

CAPE ELIZABETH — The Scarborough harbormaster has a new port of call.  On Tuesday, March 29, Ian Anderson was sworn in as harbormaster for Cape Elizabeth. More...

Smurfer girl

Where but in a Maine antiques show could you find a vintage doll’s head with a set of Smurf glasses? Scarborough High School hosted a Vintage and Antiques event Saturday, April 2. (Kevin A. More...

Letters

Don’t forget to address all problems that exist on Route 114

To the editor: I have read the letters and articles about the folks who live on the section of Route 114 between Mussey Road and Route 1 and how the town and others feel about the traffic and road conditions. More...

Sports Spotlight

Red Storm senior will attend Emmanuel

When Scarborough High School senior Emily Hanson was looking for a college to attend next year, it was all about chemistry. More...