September 21, 2012 RSS feed / Community

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Disease drastically changes South Portland 20-something’s life

In a little more than a year, Crystal Goodwin’s life has been turned upside down. More...

‘Defining Marriage’ comes to Cape library

“Defining Marriage” will be presented at Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 2 p.m.  More...

Cancer center offers support group

Scarborough resident Patricia Campbell lost her fiancé to prostate cancer in 2001. More...

A view of the Ferry Village waterfront

This week’s Window on the Past looks at the Ferry Village waterfront circa 1905.  More...

Ecomaine open house includes breakfast

What began in 2007 as a one-time open house for the public to see ecomaine’s new single-sort recycling system in Portland has grown to become an annual event with more to offer.  More...

Portland Players show is family affair

SOUTH PORTLAND— When 12-year-old Travis Doughty appeared on stage last week for the first time as a member of the Portland Players’ cast in “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” there were several familiar faces arou More...

Police grants will create more ‘safe zones’ in city

SOUTH PORTLAND – The South Portland Police Department will have more resources at its disposal to fight drug abuse, underage drinking and domestic violence in the city in the upcoming year. More...

Area rep will be on panel about mental illness

PORTLAND – The medical field has come a long way in the last few years, as doctors and researchers continue to work to find more effective treatments for patients who have illnesses such as cancer, HIV, diabetes or asthma. More...

Suggest nonprofits to win grants from To wn & Country

Town & Country Federal Credit Union kicked off its 2012 annual Better Neighbor Fund charitable giving campaign that will see eight nonprofits across Cumberland and York counties share $25,000 in grants.  The fund has already distributed $50, More...

Students encouraged to enter contest

From the Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Essay Contest extends from September 15 to June 15, 2013. More...

Pets of the Week

Ron, right, is 4 years old and was originally a foster kitten from the Animal Refuge League. More...