October 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Oct. 14   Thomas E. Albright, 65, of Traditional Street in Scarborough, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at 6:59 p.m. on Route 701 South and charged with operating while under the influence (alcohol).  Oct. 16   More...

In the Know

Assessing drought assistance options

As Scarborough’s emergency management director, I receive a number of notifications of assistance programs that are available from various governmental agencies to help various segments of our community during times of disaster. More...

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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...

Education contract approval explained

Financial impact of new contract, which runs through 2019, was not presented at Oct. 6 meeting

The Scarborough Board of Education received some flack from Puritan Drive resident Larry Hartwell earlier this month for approving the new contract with the Scarborough Education Association before presenting to the public the financial impact of the More...

Council passes measure aimed at predicting valuation

One of the elements of passing an annual budget that the town council routinely struggles with is predicting the value of all the taxable property in town, a figure that is used to determine the tax rate. More...

Community News

Election 2016

Meet the candidates House District 27 More...

Election 2016

Meet the candidates House District 28 More...

Election 2016

Meet the candidates House District 29 More...

Letters

Election Letters

To the editor: I think Kathleen Foley will be an excellent addition to Scarborough’s town council. She is young and full of the energy necessary to tackle the numerous issues that need attention in our town. More...

Sports Spotlight

Nic ready to light up youth home run derby

Unlike many of his peers, Nic Frink doesn’t pull for the Boston Red Sox. More...