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Police Notes

June 7   Corey W. Shepard, 26, of Devon Street in Portland, was arrested on a warrant from another agency during a motor vehicle accident at 6:55 p.m. near Payne Road and Gorham Road.  June 9   More...

In the Know

Educating youth a shared social responsibility

It’s no secret that year after year our community faces budgetary challenges. As your superintendent I am working hard to learn about our community and how to better balance all of our needs. More...

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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...

Fix-It app puts town hall on call

There used to be a time when the best way for a resident to report an issue or file a complaint with a municipality would be to find the closest landline phone and call the appropriate town department. More...

No state money for Scarborough school system

By Michael Kelley Staff Writer

Town and school leaders had been hoping Scarborough schools would receive extra money to bring down taxes for fiscal year 2018 in light of the extra $48 million in general purpose aid in the state’s recently adopted biennial budget.  More...

Community News

Massengill leaves school board post

The Scarborough Board of Education will operate short staffed until November following the resignation of board member Christine Massengill.  Board of Education Chairman Kelly Murphy said Massengill, who was first elected to the board in 2011, m More...

News Briefs

Bank program to aid school nutrition program   More...

Community News

Scarborough Land Trust director bids farewell   Scarborough Land Trust Executive Director Kathy Mills has accepted a position with Maine Farmland Trust and will leave the trust at the end of July.  More...

Letters

Writers weigh in on budget vote

To the editor: Scarborough has a great school system. We also are fortunate to have Julie Kukenberger as the new superintendent. More...