April 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Public works director is native of city

Doug Howard is more than just the new director of South Portland Public Works; he is a longtime resident and active member of the community. More...

Police Notes

Police Notes

Cape Elizabeth police  April 4 Michael Caruso, 19, of Windham, was issued a citation for $185 on Shore Road at 4 p.m. for speeding. Police allege Caruso was traveling 49 mph in a 30 mph zone.   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 e-mail your listing to editor@inthesentry.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Breaking News - 4/12/2012 1:13 PM

Cottage road robbery

A suspect remains at large after robbing the Big Apple store on Cottage Road in South Portland yesterday. At approximately 11:18 p.m. More...

Pastry shop will locate to busy South Portland corner

The owner of Tony’s Donut Shop in Portland plans a trek over the bridge to open a second location in South Portland this fall.  The vacant building that stands at 1095 Broadway, where the Broadway Irving Quick Mart used to operate, will be More...

Moving day

Sentry and Mainely Media staff are scheduled to be working in their new office by today, April 12. The company moved from 180 Main St. More...

Community

City wants a decrease in school side of budget

South Portland School Board members defended their department’s proposed 2.2 percent budget increase for fiscal year 2013 after city councilors said they would like to see the increase drop. More...

City officials consider whether to be ‘business friendly’

The South Portland City Council is questioning the value of becoming a statecertified business-friendly community. Gov. More...

City’s PD honors officers, citizens

  (Top left) Susan White, Maxine Beecher and Ralph Cabana receive a citizen service award from Chief Edward Googins. The award was for their actions and support of medication drop off. More...