August 3, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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South Portland woman does Tri at 76

When 76-year-old Shirley “Cookie” Kalloch decided she wanted to get involved in the Tri for a Cure for the first time this year, it would make sense, at her age, if she started by participating in one leg of the relay.  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...

Market needs help, say critics

SOUTH PORTLAND - The South Portland Farmers Market is not technically in its first year of existence, but market Manager Caitlin Jordan said she is treating it like a new market and as with any new business there will always be growing pains.  More...

Dog lover needs help finding ‘heroes’ after loss

CAPE ELIZABETH - Deborah Boyajian went through photos of her dog Beau after her 12 -year-old golden retriever died on Friday, June 22. More...

Community

Local officials not worried about marks

After a recent study from Harvard University’s Program on Education Policy and Governance ranked Maine 40th out of 41 tested states in educational growth, Gov. More...

South Portland loses out on bicycle grant

SOUTH PORTLAND – The South Portland Bike and Pedestrian Committee received what committee member and city Planning Director Tex Haeuser called a “very thin letter” from the National Endowment for the Arts at the beginning of July. More...

A Window on the Past

Then and Now – South Portland city dump

This week’s then-and-now photos show a significant change in the Mill Creek area.  More...