May 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Historic arch moves to Memorial Park

Den Danske Landsby, otherwise known in English as The Danish Village, was built about 1930 on Route 1 in Scarborough next to the Big 20 Bowling Center. More...

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Sports Spotlight

Senior ensures the Red Storm will be stingy

It’s Crovo for the defense

When new Scarborough High School girls’ lacrosse coach Stephanie Belanger was assembling the varsity team’s defensive corps, she was looking for quick, intelligent players who could process what was happening fast and weren’t afraid More...

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Students completing testing at Villari’s Self Defense center, front from left, were Rex Riseman, Ryan Maxell, Jameson Bradbury and Ava Sill. More...

Family follows through on veteran’s dream

Fund established to help place dogs with veterans with PTSD is exceeding goals

United States Coast Guard veteran William Lappin, 41, was most at home in the company of dogs and dreamed of one day training them to provide to individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder, but died of liver failure before he could get started wi More...

Transit upgrades planned for Gallery Boulevard

The municipalities of Scarborough and South Portland have entered into an agreement to expand the public transportation that services Gallery Boulevard, a commercial development between Payne and Mussey roads that houses several big box stores, inclu More...

Community News

Goodwill sustains culture in schools

Grants create opportunities to reinvigorate arts offerings within the school system

A week after approving a school budget and passing it on to the town council and ultimately voters, the board of education took time May 5 to highlight programs and initiatives that are being funded next year, not through the budget, but through the More...

Budget hearing brings no controversy

School validation vote is scheduled for June 14

The Town Council held a public hearing on the budget last week, but much to councilors’ surprise and despite a full house in the council chambers, no one rose to speak for or against the spending plan. More...

Arundel Yacht Club

The Arundel Yacht Club in Kennebunkport is now accepting registrations for its Junior Sailing program. The club has introduced hundreds of local and visiting children to the fun and challenge of sailing since 1957. More...

Letters

Long been an advocate of 3 percent cap

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Honored to represent House District 29

To the editor: I am truly honored to represent the people of Scarborough in House District 29 – which is coastal Scarborough. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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