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TD Beach to Beacon 10K

Given the sweltering conditions, finishing the 21st annual TD Beach to Beacon 10K, Saturday, in Cape Elizabeth, was an accomplishment, as evidenced by the faces of, from left, Kimberly Bridgham (6430 More...

Heidi’s House celebrates 30 years

Heidi’s House Childcare Center is celebrating 30 years in the community. Heidi’s House is one of Maine’s privately-owned National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Centers More...

Tarbox wins sales award at Maine Life Real Estate Co.

Maine Life Real Estate Co. announced that Kim Tarbox has received the company’s Top Agent Award. 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...

Things to Do

Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center

Summer Events  Daily Canoeing and Kayaking  Canoe/Kayak Rentals   Discover the meandering Dunstan River on self-guided exploration. Center will provide a canoe/kayak, map and life jackets.  When: Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. More...

TIF deal on the docket

Plans to create a tax increment financing (TIF) district to aid construction of a housing development on the site of the Scarborough Downs harness racing track, and to foster development of a downtown anchored by a multi-purpose community center, are More...

Invasive seaweed solution may be at hand

A solution for a summer infestation of invasive Asian red algae along Pine Point Beach in Scarborough may be near at hand — except for a small section the town that is currently barred from cleaning due to a 45-year-old conservation easement. More...

In the Know

Scarborough expected to file flood map appeal

After many months of anticipation, FEMA has finally announced the start date for the statutory 90-day appeal period for the preliminary new flood maps for York and Cumberland counties.  More...

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Letters

Free money for Scarborough, really?

To the editor, On Aug. 15, Scarborough Town Council will hold a workshop on the creation of a Downtown Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District. More...

Senate candidate will work across aisle

To the editor,   Dr. Linda Sanborn is running for the state Senate in District 30 which covers Gorham and parts of Scarborough and Buxton.  More...

Obituaries

Glenn Angell

Glenn P. Angell 54, of Scarborough passed away suddenly, but peacefully at his home on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.  Glenn was born in Portland, the son of David Angell and Sandra Nichols. More...