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Election 2012

Three vie for split District 123 seat

District 123 of the Maine Legislature is almost equally split among the city of South Portland and the town of Cape Elizabeth. Rep. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:48pm
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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


Renovating your home?

South Portland could require sprinklers be installed in renovations or new homes

SOUTH PORTLAND – As South Portland’s population continues to grow, Fire Chief Kevin Guimond wants to make sure the city’s 25,000 residents stay safe and prepared against residential fires.  More...

A Window on the Past

A World War II honor roll in Pleasantdale

As the historical society prepares for the Evening Chat program on the Pleasantdale neighborhood, we are going through our archives to find photographs and artifacts. More...

Guest Column

Reader offers suggestions for city’s traffic

Thank you for attending the meeting regarding East Broadway traffic issues and listening to citizen concerns and short- and long-term solutions. I particularly appreciate you reversing your agenda to allow citizens to speak first. More...

Police Notes

Cape Elizabeth Police

Oct. 23  Rick Johnson, 51, of Windham, was arrested at 5:30 p.m. on Ocean House Road for operating with a suspended license, habitual offender.   Oct. 26  More...

South Portland Police

Oct. 19  Beth M. Holman, 28, of Portland, was arrested at 12:34 a.m. at Crocketts Corner for operating under the influence.  Ryan A. Egeland, 25, of Westbrook, was summonsed at 6:44 a.m. on Broadway for operating without a license.  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...

Election 2012

Cape will elect three to school board

Three of the seven members on Cape Elizabeth’s Board of Education face expiring terms in 2012, and all three incumbents have decided to run for re-election. John C. More...

City’s stand on marriage – yes on 1

Next week, Mainers will decide if they want to allow same-sex marriage in their state. The issue is divisive, contentious and closely contested across Maine. More...


Candidate has negotiating skills

To the editor:   Please vote for Melissa Linscott for South Portland City Council. Melissa is a young mother and businesswoman who will bring a new perspective to council discussions.  More...

Candidate has fresh ideas for the city

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Councilor’s behavior was uncalled for

To the editor:  I write to express my appreciation for those responsible for bringing about and participating in the South Portland City Council Candidates Forum held at city hall last week.  More...


Pets of the Week

Far right, Frazier belongs to Norm of South Portland. (Courtesy photo) More...

Filmmaker hopes to change future of Maine beer


Thirty years ago, if you walked into a typical bar in Maine, your beer options were probably limited. More...

Warm Your Home With These Delicious Recipes!

PUMPKIN PIE PROTEIN SHAKE  Submitted by: Amber Roberge Owner of On The Move Fitness   More...