November 4, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Oct. 25   Rita D. Panta, 41, of Horseshoe Drive in Scarborough, was issued a summons during a motor vehicle stop at 7:15 a.m. on Gorham Road for passing a stopped school bus.  More...

In the Know

The week that Maine burned

Prior to 1947, the biggest fire in Maine was in 1825, called the Miramachi Fire in the Piscataquis River Valley where 800,000 acres and settlers homes were burned.  In October 1947, 69 years ago, Maine experienced similar drought conditions to w More...

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Sports Spotlight

Greely ends Red Storm repeat bid

Rangers take rematch of last year’s Class A title combatants

GORHAM — There may not be a team Scarborough High School volleyball players know better than Greely.  That’s why Red Storm players knew knocking off Greely in the Class A state title game on Friday, Oct. More...

Harmon’s has a new look: Contemporary art

A long vacant piece of property at 423 Black Point Road across from Scarborough Beach State Park where beachgoers used to buy fish, seafood and in later years sandwiches has received a breath of new life. More...

Community News

Election 2016

Last month police issued summonses to two individuals for removing or damaging Donald Trump political signs in the Scarborough Marsh along Route 1. See story, page 8. (Michael Kelley photo) More...

Nasty election season plays out along roads

Police report increase in sign stealing, damages to signs

Political campaign signs have long been placed along the roadways in Scarborough in hopes that passing motorists may consider voting for the local, state or national politicians they advertise. More...

Miss Kittie

Another Chance Animal Rescue will host Catsgiving Palooza from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at PetSmart in Scarborough. More...

Letters

Election Letters

To the editor:   Scarborough voters have the rare opportunity this year of having two candidates vying for office who have well-documented track records.  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...