March 16, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Community

A Window on the Past

Do you remember Sagadahoc Farms?

The historical society has had some great connections with people calling and e-mailing with new information about the subjects of some of our recent columns. More...

Students successful at festival

The South Portland High School Jazz Ensemble placed second at the Berklee College of Music Jazz Festival in Boston, Mass., last Saturday.  The group scored 278 out of a possible 300 points. Brewer High School placed first by one point. More...

Riot Crew advances to next level of competition

South Portland High School’s FIRST Robotics Team, The Riot Crew, won first place at the BAE Granite State Regional match, and now aims to take the title at the championship in St. Louis April 26 to 28.  More...

Things to Do

Friday, March 16

Baked haddock supper, 5 to 6:15 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Church, Main Street, South Portland.  WeeSchool, 10:30 a.m., South Portland Main Library, early education through stories and rhymes for ages 3 to 5.  More...

Saturday, March 17

Bean supper, 5 to 6 p.m., Peoples United Methodist Church, 310 Broadway, South Portland. Menu includes corned beef dinner plus baked beans, casseroles and homemade pies.  More...

Sunday, March 18

Church services, 11 a.m. to noon with fellowship after, Elm Street United Methodist Church, 168 Elm St., South Portland. It also hosts Bible study. FMI, call 799-0407.  More...

‘A Walk to Remember’ is March 24

On March 24 people will gather at Back Cove on Baxter Boulevard in Portland to remember a young woman whose death saddened the South Portland community.  More...

One-way street could solve issue

Many Knightville business owners and residents came out Monday night to view and discuss an alternative neighborhood parking plan that was revised from the parking plan presented to the city council in February.  The original plan called for par More...

Health & Medical

Dr. Ellie’s Health Tips:

Health Tip of the Month: It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day, that magical time of the year when many adults turn their thoughts to the color green and wee little leprechauns. More...

Gentle Dental Care in Arundel provides extra care for anxious patients

Dr. Anthony Altieri of Gentle Dental in Arundel excels in his field and is very proud that he has attained a level of expertise that allows him to provide the quality and types of services that his patients expect. More...

Think you need a hearing aid?

If you need or think you might need a hearing aid, you should call Mark Vail today — he’ll test and evaluate you for the hearing aid you need in the comfort of your home and you’ll be happy with it. More...

Police Notes

Cape Elizabeth

March 7   Mario Tremblay, 19, of Cape Elizabeth, was issued a citation for $133 for driving an uninspected motor vehicle on Ocean House Road.  Cassandra Glynn, 20, of Cape Elizabeth, was issued a citation for failure to produce insurance fo More...

South Portland

March 3   David Lyons, 55, of South Portland, was arrested at 4:58 a.m. on charges of domestic violence assault. There was also a warrant out for Lyons’ arrest.  Paul Hooper, 31, of South Portland, was arrested at 10 a.m. More...