April 27, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Remember the fish houses at the ‘Point’?

The old fishing shacks at Fisherman’s Point are a landmark in South Portland. Although they have not been in use for many years, they act as a physical reminder of the Willard neighborhood’s history as a fishing community. More...

How to prevent lawn damage

Many homeowners aspire toward a pristine and lush lawn. For some a nice lawn gives them feelings of pride. Others believe a perfect lawn enables them to have the best-looking house in the neighborhood. More...

Show us your Real Outdoor Living...and Win!

Real pressure-treated wood is the number-one outdoor building material of choice in the US -- and we want you to show us why! Submit photos of your outdoor living projects built with real wood and you could win an iPad. More...

Democrats to show film about marketing tactics

South Portland Democrats will show “The Greatest Movie Ever Sold” (2011) 6:30 p.m., April 27 at South Portland Community Center. Admission is free.  More...

Correction

In the story “Maine Poet Laureate Visits City Library,” published April 20, the column mentioned, “Take Heart,” appears in roughly two dozen different Maine newspapers, for a total circulation of more than 250,000 readers. More...

Induction ceremony held for World Languages Honor Society

The South Portland High School World Languages Honor Society last month inducted 47 new members during a ceremony March 14. The group’s membership is now at 82. More...

Race to the finish

Boy Scout Pack 22 in South Portland raced their derby cars in this year’s Pinewood Derby. More...

Easy Home Improvement Projects for Weekend Warriors

Few industries have grown as much in the last decade-plus as the home improvement industry. More...

Art festival will benefit Cancer Community Center

Local artists are coming together to help raise money for the Cancer Community Center through an art festival that features both established and upcoming artists.  More...

George Hamm to headline boosters night tomorrow

The South Portland High School Football Boosters will host a night of comedy 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Events on Broadway, 729, Broadway, in South Portland. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at J.P. More...