April 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

News Updates

Health & Medical

TOTAL well-being

APRIL is... Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month

Parkinson’s disease: Recognize early onset symptoms Parkinson’s disease is a neurological movement disorder. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Sentry accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@inthesentry.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

City council OKs $8.3 million CIP budget

SOUTH PORTLAND — A final review of the new school budget may have taken less than six minutes Monday, April 25, but the city council spent much longer on an $8.3 million capital improvements budget for the coming year, in part because of the nu More...

No changes to SoPo school budget

No news was considered good news in what may have been the briefest joint session ever of South Portland city councilors and members of the board of education, on Monday, April 25. More...

Letters

Ban could have unexpected consequences

To the editor: The following is a copy of my mailings to South Portland City Council members: The economic downsides of the proposed pesticide plan give many of us concern. More...

When did the definition of ‘left’ change?

To the editor: “What on earth is going on with the South Portland City Council?” More...

Community

A Window on the Past

Museum opens Saturday with Ferry Village focus

The South Portland Historical Society is opening its Cushing’s Point Museum at Bug Light Park on Saturday, April 30. New exhibits have been added and updated for the 2016 season and we encourage residents to come down for a visit. More...

Cape may purchase land for Robinson Woods

Cape Elizabeth is mulling the purchase of an "L"-shaped lot that, town officials say, will improve access for residents of Oakhurst Road to more than 250 acres of open space extending as far as Robinson Woods. More...

SMCC to host 70th anniversary celebration

The Southern Maine Community College Foundation is hosting A Light on the Point, a seaside celebration of the college’s 70th anniversary, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 2 in the Oceanview Dining Hall, 2 Fort Road, South Portland. More...