December 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Police Notes

Dec. 5   Nancy J. Tripp, 67, of Southpointe Drive in Scarborough, was issued a summons at 3:31 p.m. on Southpointe Drive for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (alcohol).  More...

In the Know

Follow these holiday fire safety tips

With the passing of Thanksgiving and the official start of the holiday season it is time for a refresher on good holiday fire safety practices. More...

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Trail’s end

Earlier this month David Grover completed a southbound hike of the Appalachian Trail. Grover, who graduated from Scarborough High School in June, started the 2,000-plus mile hike from Mt. More...

Council is ready for business

Shawn Babine is elected chairman of the town council; Kate St. Clair is vice chairman

With the election of Katy Foley to the town council and election of new officers, the town’s governing board has officially reorganized. Last week, Shawn Babine was unanimously elected chairman of the board, with Kate St. More...

Community News

Trust opens trail at Pleasant Hill Preserve

Scarborough Land Trust has completed the first permanent trail at Pleasant Hill Preserve on Pleasant Hill Road in Scarborough.  The new trail meets Americans with Disabilities Act standards for handicap accessibility, to allow more members of th More...

News Briefs

Town approves hazardous mitigation plan More...

Planning board approves Pine Point barbecue joint

Pine Point has long been known for the variety of seafood restaurants in the beachside neighborhood, but an approval Monday by the planning board will vary the cuisine offered in that section of Scarborough. 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...