March 2, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Jan. 30   Mandi L. Stevens, 30, of Broadturn Road in Scarborough, was arrested at 10 a.m. on Route 1 for operating while under the influence (alcohol).  More...

In the Know

Passport Day is Saturday in Scarborough

Questions and answers

For the sixth year in a row, Scarborough Community Services will host the annual Passport Day in Scarborough. Held on Saturday, March 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

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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...

Community News

Board reviews Rock Church expansion plan

The Rock Church of Greater Portland, a non-denominational Christian church, began worshipping in Scarborough in 1999 in a space on Route 1 before moving to share space with Royal Ridge Church of God at 6 Royal Ridge Road. More...

Council extends marijuana moratorium

The town council decided last week to adopt another moratorium on retail marijuana establishments and retail marijuana social clubs in order to buy some time until the Legislature decides how use and sale of marijuana will be regulated by the state.& More...

Historic descriptions on the way

Several years ago the ad hoc historic preservation committee established a list of 48 historically significant properties in town that played a role in Scarborough’s history in some way. More...

Letters

Say no to drilling in coastal waters

To the edtior: The U.S. Department of the Interior has proposed an oil and gas leasing program in Maine’s Coastal Waters for 2019-2024. More...

Solar projects in Maine deserve support

To the editor:   I was concerned when I learned about a new bill before Maine legislators that threatens new residential solar installation, but am very encouraged to hear that Scarborough’s Sen. More...