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First annual Bug Light 5K Run/Walk this Sunday

The South Portland Historical Society, the South Portland Land Trust and Anthem BlueCross and BlueShield are excited to collaborate on a new community road race. The Bug Light 5K will start at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7. More...

Pets of the Week

It’s puppy love for Gina Page, pictured here, and her husband, Dan, of South Portland, and their cocker spaniel Seamus. (Courtesy photo) More...

City venue hosts auction

Seventy-Five State Street held a gala benefit auction event on Thursday, Sept. 13 at Events on Broadway in South Portland. More...

Police Notes

South Portland

Police Notes

Sept. 21   Katelynn Henry, 19, of Portland, was arrested at 9:56 p.m. on Philbrook Avenue. 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 editor@inthesentry.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Input sought on fort garden

CAPE ELIZABETH – With one project under its belt, the Fort Williams Foundation is wasting no time, and is moving forward with the arboretum project at Fort Williams Park.  This time, they want some help from the public.  More...

Nuisance houses get second look at city council

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council moved another step closer to strengthening the ordinance that governs public nuisances in the city.  More...

Letters

Support re-election

To the editor:   I am writing in support of Kim Monaghan- Derrig’s candidacy for re-election to House District 121.  More...

Representative is ‘strong,’ ‘focused’

To the editor:  Maine faces tough economic challenges that demand strong, focused and responsible leadership. Rep. More...

Councilor supports agent

To the editor:   Melissa Linscott is my choice for South Portland City Council. She and herh usband, Brian, have volunteered hundreds of hours to promote community and to help others.  More...

People

Neighbors

Cape youth hones passion for dance

Lily Mackenzie started ballet when she was about 2 years old, when her mom signed her up for classes at Cape Elizabeth Community Services.  At that age, most of the children in the class “basically ran around in a circle in the gym,” More...

Schools officials look ahead

Mission statement looked at after 20 years

SOUTH PORTLAND — For the last two decades, the South Portland School Department has operated according to a mission and vision statement that has stood up to an annual staff review year after year.  More...

People In The News

Nathaniel B. Walker was promoted to corporal in the United States Marine Corp. He is now a non-commissioned officer with Alpha Company stationed at Camp Pendleton in Oceanside, Calif. More...