November 25, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Nov. 3 Darren Cole, 43, of Acorn Lane in Scarborough, was issued a summons at 11:54 a.m. near Black Point Road and Wynmoor Drive for passing a stopped school bus. Nov. 4 More...

In the Know

Property tax assistance program summary

In an effort to provide some tax relief to seniors in our community, the town of Scarborough created a property tax assistance program several years ago mirroring a similar program at the state level.  For several years, this program provided mu More...

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Town will maintain vehicles for Hollis

First it was Old Orchard Beach and Westbrook and now Hollis. For the third time this year, a nearby municipality has asked for Scarborough Public Works Department’s help in maintaining their vehicle fleet. More...

Right on cue, flurry of fireworks concern

Survey says: 64 percent unhappy with town’s ordinance

Gov. More...

Community News

Strout will work across town departments

New sustainability coordinator will team with Community Services, Planning and Public Works

Kerry Strout, most recently an outreach specialist with Iberdrola Renewables, will start as the town’s sustainability coordinator on Monday and already has a tall order of work to accomplish.  Assistant Town Manager Larissa Crockett said S More...

After zone change, subdivision moves ahead

Planning board to review proposal near Gallery Boulevard and Mussey Road

A new multifamily subdivision proposed by Risbara Brothers Construction received a zoning change last week from the town council, paving the way for the project to move on to review at the planning board level.  More...

News Briefs

Board of Education picks new leadership   Although the election brought no new faces to the Scarborough Board of Education, the board will have new leadership for the upcoming year.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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