November 9, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

City plans ahead for new PW facility

SOUTH PORTLAND – Thousands of South Portland residents headed out to the polls to vote on Tuesday, Nov. More...

News Updates

People

Cape man reaches others through Internet phenomenon

Neighbors

Nearly 30 years ago, a few smart people came together in California to talk about three topics they felt were shaping the future of the world: technology, entertainment and design.  Now, TED talks have become a worldwide cultural phenomenon. More...

A Window on the Past

Pleasantdale memories

We are so grateful to Muriel Blanchard, who stopped in to the museum this past weekend with a wonderful donation of photographs and other materials related to South Portland’s Pleasantdale neighborhood. More...

Pet of the Week

Sabrina belongs to Kristen Tully of South Portland. (Courtesy photo) 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...

Dull moment

The pair of oversized scissors to cut the ribbon at Mill Creek Park’s skate shelter were dull and ineffective, but everything else went smoothly at the park’s dedication ceremony on Saturday morning, Nov. 3. More...

Relief from ‘construction fatigue’ here

SOUTH PORTLAND – Manuel Peña’s restaurant, Taco Trio, has been located on the corner of Ocean Street and Cottage Road for the past year and a half. More...

Community

Holy Cross gets technology upgrade

When most people envision an elementary or middle school classroom, they think of sharpened pencils and black-and-white composition notebooks, but classes at Holy Cross School in South Portland will look a little different in the future. More...

Library rejected; incumbent loses re-election bid

SOUTH PORTLAND, CAPE ELIZABETH – The South Portland City Council will have a very different look this January, while the make up of the Cape Elizabeth School Board will stay exactly the same.  More...

Dems prevail in South Portland and Cape

The main focus on election night, Tuesday, Nov. 6, was the win of one Democrat. President Barack Obama defeated Republican Mitt Romney to win another four-year term as President.  Locally, Democrats carried the day as well.  More...

Police Notes

South Portland Police

Oct. 26  Forrest G. Diffin, 22, of Westbrook, was arrested at 1:22 a.m. on the Casco Bay Bridge for operating under the influence.  Ricardo L. Powell, 22, of Hyannis, Mass., was arrested at 2:04 a.m. More...

Cape Elizabeth Police

Nov. 2   Chad Lambert, 35, of Gorham, was summonsed at 11:28 a.m. on Bowery Beach Road for operating with a suspended license.   More...