September 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Ticket to ride granted for year

SOUTH PORTLAND – College students are notoriously frugal in their spending habits. But one expense Portland-area commuter students won’t have to worry about as they return to class is bus fare. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:48pm
City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:38pm
Council tables propane moratorium 'indefinitely' - December 10th, 2015 - 10:45am
Shooting suspects arrested in South Portland - March 13th, 2015 - 10:42am
SoPo says no - July 16th, 2014 - 9:10am
6-Year-Old Assaulted in South Portland - September 17th, 2013 - 3:30pm

Police Notes

South Portland Police

Aug. 25   A 13-year-old female was summonsed at 5:05 p.m. on Market Street for theft by unauthorized taking and possession of alcohol by a minor.  Mohamed Ahmed, 30, of South Portland, was arrested at 5:08 p.m. More...

Cape Elizabeth Police

Aug. 29   Anthony D. Civitarese, 27, of Portland, was arrested at 12:25 p.m. on Scott Dyer Road on a warrant and charged with operating with a suspended license.   Jamie Dunbar, 41, of Cape Elizabeth, was arrested at 9:15 p.m. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Sentry accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Delays Continue after Water Main Break

Drivers are advised to avoid the 700 block of Broadway this afternoon as crews from the Portland Water District continue to work to repair a water main that broke last night. More...

‘Rant’ inspires others to help

SOUTH PORTLAND – The 2012 Paralympics are in full swing in London, as physically disabled athletes from around the world compete in events from wheelchair basketball to judo.  Back home in South Portland, Paralympian alpine skier Lindsay B More...



Student has passion to change the world

“I feel like this whole summer has been so crazy,” said Mileva Vignjevic as she boarded a bus from her hotel to the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C.  More...

A Window on the Past

Fisherman’s Point

In response to our April 27 column of this year, we received several responses from residents with information about the fishing shacks at Fisherman’s Point. More...

Mentors needed for women

My Sister’s Keeper, a mentoring ministry for women in transition from corrections, will facilitate a mentor training session for interested mentors and community volunteers from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...