March 9, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

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Fire department welcomes new deputy chief

I’m very pleased to report that the Scarborough Fire Department has completed our hiring process to fill the deputy chief of operations position created by the retirement of veteran Deputy Fire Chief Glen Deering in early January.  Jerome More...

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Scarborough largely unscathed by winter storm

A nor’easter that brought widespread flooding and damaging high tides up and down the East Coast left Scarborough relatively unscarred according to town officials.  Gary Sandler, deputy chief for the Scarborough Fire Department, said the m More...

Alliance OKs Southgate grant

The Scarborough Housing Alliance voted Wednesday, Feb. 28 to provide Avesta Housing with a grant that will help the organization finish a project in West Scarborough. More...

Board rejects resignation withdrawal request

A public outpouring of teachers, students and residents was not enough to convince the superintendent and board of education members to accept the rescission of Scarborough High School Principal David Creech’s resignation.  More...

Community News

Father, daughter team up for real estate venture

A Scarborough High School graduate and her father have purchased several properties in Buxton as the father-daughter team prepare to grow their real estate company.  More...

Maine lawmakers reviewing school safety

What happened in Florida two weeks ago was horrific. As details emerge, we realize that numerous systems failed, sometimes repeatedly and on many levels. It is truly a tragedy and one that clearly could have and should have been prevented.  More...

Letters

Thoughts on principal, school board and superintendent

To the editor:   In response to the controversial departure of Principal David Creech from the Scarborough High School.  I would like to provide some thoughts for voters.  More...

Sports Spotlight

Storm swimmers break school records at state meet

Swimming success

The Scarborough High School girls’ swim team placed second at Class A state championships held Monday, Feb. More...