August 17, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Cape becomes more efficient in fire calls

CAPE ELIZABETH – The Cape Elizabeth Fire Department has seen a significant increase in emergency medical service calls in 2012 compared to last year, yet the average response time of the ambulances sent out has been almost cut in half.  More...

SMCC receives boost in fire science program

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, announced that Southern Maine Community College in South Portland will receive a grant for $286,368. More...

A Window on the Past

Remember Circus Time Potato Chips?

South Portland has had a long and interesting history in the potato chip business. Of course, King Cole Potato Chips started out on Main Street and later had a factory and distribution center on Cash Street, just down from Cash Corner. More...

Grief support offered next month

A six-week grief support group offers the opportunity to express grief visually using symbols from spiritual traditions and cultures around the world. More...