January 12, 2018 RSS feed / Community

South Portland decides against flood map appeal

SOUTH PORTLAND — The irony of recent storm related flooding in South Portland may be that the city had recently elected to pull out of a joint effort to appeal the newest iteration of flood zone maps drawn up by the Federal Emergency Management More...

Cia to host artist reception for new exhibit Jan. 18

Exhibit “Discarded & Discovered” will be at Cia Café, 72 Ocean St. in South Portland, Jan. 18 through March 15. An artist reception and book signing will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18.  More...

Library to host ‘Rise of Addictive Technology’

South Portland Public Library will host a discussion of the book, “Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked” by Adam Atler at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24. More...

Sign up for Little League throughout winter

South Portland National Little League will hold its 2018 in-person player registrations at the Boys and Girls Club at 169 Broadway in South Portland on the following dates:    Friday, Jan. 19 from 4 to 7 p.m.   Friday, Jan. More...

A Window on the Past

Another snowy scene in South Portland history

It has been a bitterly cold and snowy winter so far and it’s had me looking through some interesting winter scenes in South Portland history.  More...

South Portland officials order full stop on bus merger

SOUTH PORTLAND – More than five years after the idea was first broached, and following two significant presentations – in September 2013 and again this past week – the concept of combining South Portland’s public transportatio More...

Time well spent

Bill Gross, who has been volunteering in Michael Efron’s high school physics classroom three days a week for eight years, shares with the Cape Elizabeth Board of Education Tuesday why he gives More...

Mad Horse Theatre Co. to stage ‘One Flea Spare’

Mad Horse Theatre Company ushers in 2018 with the provocative Obie award-winning play Naomi Wallace’s “One Flea Spare.” By turns funny and moving, the play explores wealth, class, fear and survival in 17th century London and seems e More...

South Portland High School to host festival

South Portland High School will be the venue for the Jazz All-State Festival Saturday, Jan. 13. More...

Lucky Pup Rescue

Baines is a 6-year-old beagle mix who was most likely a failed hunting dog. He was found in the woods of rural Mississippi and has integrated into life with kids and dogs. More...

Silent retreat to be held at Marie Joseph

“Contemplation and Quiet, A Winter Special,” will be held Feb. 16-18 at Marie Joseph Spiritual Center in Biddeford.  This silent weekend will allow personal time to journey with self and God. More...

Exhibit on human trafficking to share space

Join Engine and Just a Moment Gallery 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. More...