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Neighbors

South Portland woman celebrates decades-long career at nursing home

A lot in South Portland has changed since Director of Nurses Marion Chase started working at the South Portland Nursing Home as a teenager in 1961.  More...

About Neighbors

Neighbors is a weekly profile that features a community member from South Portland or Cape Elizabeth. Know someone you would like to see featured in the Sentry? Contact Jack Flagler at news@inthesentry.com.   More...

Weddings

Darren John Wallach of Biddeford, formerly of South Portland, and Namfon Changngan of Bangkok, Thailand were married at St. Joseph Church in Biddeford on June 16. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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South Portland Police Locate Missing Woman on Sawyer Street

Residents in the Kaler Road area helped police locate the 76-year-old woman

South Portland Police used what they called a “reverse 911 system” to locate a woman who was missing in South Portland on Monday, July 23. More...

Technology helps city bus riders

The work Tom Meyers has been doing to improve South Portland’s public transportation system is tough to break down in one easy sentence. More...

Words from the heart

Duo write song to remember Long Creek tragedy

Sitting on a bench in front of the Long Creek Air Tragedy memorial, John Kierstead relayed the words a history professor once told him: “It isn’t enough to read history, you’ve got to do it. More...

Community

Facebook post spurs library discussion

South Portland Public Library Director Kevin Davis put up a post on the library’s Facebook page on Tuesday, July 10 before he headed into a department head meeting.  Davis said he likely won’t make that mistake again.  More...

New doctor takes over Cape vet clinic

On July 11, 2012, Dr. Ginger Browne Johnson purchased The Veterinary Centre of Cape Elizabeth (207 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth) from Dr. Lynda Bond, who had owned the practice for 29 years.  More...

A ‘Bull Moose’ soon to enter city plaza

Bull Moose is moving into South Portland.  The local music, movie and game store plans to add its 11th location when it opens in Mill Creek this fall in the building that used to be occupied by Blockbuster. More...

Police Notes

Police Notes

South Portland Police  July 7   Aaron M. Regan, 27, of South Portland, was summonsed at 1:30 a.m. on Westbrook Street for disorderly conduct, making loud and unreasonable noise.  More...