January 5, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Visitor beach parking fees rise

Visitors to Scarborough beaches can expect to pay a little bit more to enjoy Ferry, Higgins and Pine Point beaches this year after the town council decided last month to increase non-resident fees in an attempt to have those who live outside of town More...

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Police Notes

Dec. 8   Joshua M. Reid, 36, Cogan’s Way in Old Orchard Beach, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at 11:30 p.m. on Payne Road and was charged with operating while under the influence (alcohol, no test).  Dec. 9   More...

In the Know

Officers graduate from justice academy

On Friday, Dec. 15, patrol officers Lydia Ruetty and Isaiah Jones graduated from the Maine Criminal Justice Academy’s basic law enforcement training program. More...

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Duo files oyster application

Two Scarborough residents and commercial fishermen are teaming up to see if a section of the Spurwink River between Higgins Beach in Scarborough and Sprague Corporation’s   Ram Island Farm in Cape Elizabeth is prime for the commercial grow More...

Schools seek service efficiencies

Scarborough School Department is looking into the potential of collaborating with nearby school districts to find more efficient way of providing services to students and has found support for doing so from superintendents in Bonny Eagle, Cape Elizab More...

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News Briefs

Parking changed on section of Gorham Road   The town council has made changes to where people can park along a stretch of Gorham Road in front of Nonesuch River Brewing Company after receiving recommendation from the police department to alter p More...

Annual MLK breakfast features author, musician

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Monday, Jan. More...

Sports Spotlight

Andrews’ attitude perfect for wrestling

To excel in the world of high school wrestling, an athlete needs size, speed, strength and stamina and Scarborough High School senior Lincoln Andrews has plenty of all four.  “He’s got a strong base and good technique and is the type More...