June 29, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Cape, South Portland deal with drug problems

Prescription drug abuse in Maine is on the rise, and that worries law enforcement officials both at the state and local levels.  More...

Kind hearts

Sky Jordan, 8, and Rain Jordan, 6, signed up through the Boys and Girls Club in South Portland to participate in National Lemonade Day on Sunday, June 3. More...

Candidate offers thanks

To the editor:   Now that I am through the primary, I would like to offer my sincere thanks to all the residents of South Portland, Cape Elizabeth and Scarborough who engaged in the democratic process by voting on June 12.  More...

Spend July 4 with South Portland historical society

Join the fun at Bug Light Park, where the South Portland Historical Society will host the annual Fourth of July South Portland Wednesday, July 4.  The museum will open at 10 a.m. with free admission. A fund-raiser barbecue will start at 11 a.m. More...

Donation goes toward fountain

Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution recently donated $2,500 toward the purchase of a new fountain for Mill Creek Pond in South Portland as part of phase 1 of the Mill Creek Park overhaul.  More...

Help with arboretum July 7

Fort Williams Arboretum work days are scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, July 7, and Thursday, July 19.  Interested persons should dress for gardening, bring hand tools and gloves. Small children and dogs should be left home. More...

Cape resident named to board

Rev. William R. More...

Remember animals during hot weather

To the editor:   We would like to remind anyone with a dog to remember that during hot weather, leaving a dog in a parked car can be deadly. More...

Mill Creek Park changes are too much for reader

To the editor:   As one of the few homeowners abutting Mill Creek Park I am seeing changes to our park that need to be addressed immediately. I’m concerned about Mill Creek Park’s makeover.  More...

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Tour benefits arboretum

Organizers of the arboretum at Fort Williams Park will hold Maine Home Plus Design Cape Elizabeth Garden Tour Saturday, July 14.  The Maine Home + Design Cape Elizabeth Garden Tour, which is self guided and open from 10 a.m. More...

Program is on local beer

South Portland filmmaker Nathan Bowman has launched a new TV series about Maine craft beer that gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look at how local beer is made and tells the stories of those who create the brew.  More...

Kaler teacher awarded grant

Kaler Elementary School in South Portland announced that Angela Emery has been awarded a stipend from The School Ground Greening Coalition, part of Portland Trails, to help the school create a more natural and engaging play/ learning space in the sch More...