November 16, 2018 RSS feed / Community

South Portland native makes impact at UNE

BIDDEFORD — Most college freshmen athletes don’t see much action in their first season at the next level, but there are always exceptions to that rule.  South Portland native Abby Cavallaro has earned a chance to play right away at t More...

Business News

Conroy-Tully Walker in South Portland has launched program to ensure American flags are properly disposed of and that veterans are honored for their service.  More...

Photos

Left, Bentley Swenson, 4, of Scarborough, shows off excitement for the day's spectacle. More...

Volunteers to make pies for Preble

Volunteers in South Portland will make pies to benefit the Preble Street Resource Center 4 to 8 p.m. More...

Student receives grant from MRDEA

Irina Melniciuc, a second-year Southern Maine Community College student, was awarded a $1,250 scholarship from the Maine Real Estate & Development Association for study during the current academic year.   More...

Grant to increase sexual assault nurse workforce

The University of New England Department of Nursing has been awarded a $1.5 million grant by the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration to increase the number of nurses in Maine who are trained to respond to reports of sexual assault. More...

A Window on the Past

The early history of the Cash’s Corner Hose and Ladder Company

The history of firefighting in South Portland (by South Portlanders) is not all that long a history. Prior to 1892, fires in our community were handled by firefighters coming over from Portland. More...