February 2, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Time is now for town-wide revaluation

For the past three years – since voters rejected a town-wide tax assessment revaluation at the polls in November 2014 – Town Manager Tom Hall has wondered when the best time to do the reevaluate the town’s commercial, industrial and More...

In the News

Police Notes

Jan. 24 Trevor M. McNally, 34, of Mountfort Street in Portland, was issued a summons during a motor vehicle stop at 6:07 a.m. near Haigis Parkway and Payne Road for operating with suspended registration (or allowing operation). More...

In the Know

WinterFest 2018 is scheduled for Friday, Saturday

Bundle up and join us for some good old-fashioned winter fun at the 29th annual free Scarborough WinterFest event.  When: Friday, Feb. 2 – 3:30 to 8:30 p.m.  Saturday, Feb. 3 – 10 a.m. More...

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Letters

Concerned about change to school start times

To the editor:   I am extremely concerned about the Scarborough Board of Education’s decision to adjust school start times to make our high school the latest start time in the state.  While I have no objection to adjusting the start t More...

Shadow knows

After listening to customer service calls, Scarborough Middle School eighth-grade students play a memory game with Elaine Corriveau, WEX customer service team leader, during their visit to WEX’ More...

Frigid air temps precede fuel rally

With the frigid temperatures that marked the start of 2018 and many weeks of cold weather ahead, Project G.R.A.C.E. Executive Director Steffi Cox knows the organization’s heating fuel assistance program is as important as ever. More...

Community News

Southgate seeking historic status

The Southgate House, a more than 200-year-old farmhouse at 577 Route 1, is slated to receive a new lease on life and be redeveloped into an affordable housing complex, but before that happens, the Maine Historic Preservation Commission is working to More...

A night we’ll never forget

Theater uses ‘Carrie’ to appeal to audiences

SOUTH PORTLAND – Lyric Music Theater director Joshua Chard knows staging “Carrie: The Musical,” is an interesting choice for the 66-year-old theater located on Sawyer Street, but nevertheless the title was on his list of shows he wa More...

Road racing’s sure thing

Scarborough native Chris Harmon (second from right in lead pack) takes flight at the start of Sunday’s third annual Robert Burns 10K in Westbrook. 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...