March 1, 2013 RSS feed / Community

St. Patrick’s Day facts & figures

St. Patrick’s Day is enjoyed by millions of people, including those of Irish descent and even those with no connection to Ireland. A day of celebration, music and parades, St. Patrick’s Day also has a unique history. More...

Workshop will focus on networking

Dani Nisbet, owner of Belissimo in South Portland and Marc Feldman, owner of Feldman Enterprise in Kennebunkport, will offer a seminar, “How to Network and Get Results in 2013” with Cami Pementel, 6:30 p.m. More...

An honor

From left, Hannah Kobel, Alison Ingalls, Sen. Rebecca Millett (D-Cape Elizabeth), Christopher Kobel, Jacob Jordan and Nat Jordan. The students attend Cape Elizabeth Middle School and were honorary pages on Feb. 19. (Courtesy photo)   More...

Author to speak at South Portland library

South Portland Public Library continues its series of author talks with an appearance by Maine mystery author Kieran Shields 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 12 at the Main Library, located at 482 Broadway in South Portland.  More...

Cape unveils play for one act festival

The Cape Elizabeth High School Theatre Department presents the 2013 One-Act Festival Play, “Dead Man Walking,” 7 p.m. More...

Pizza Hut and IHOP were mainstays

We ran a photograph of the Maine Mall Cinema in January that has proven to be very nostalgic for many South Portlanders. Our Window on the Past this week looks at the businesses on the same lot at 391 Maine Mall Road, across from Sears. More...

Work of Cape students will be in Portland museum

In celebration of National Youth Art Month during the month of March, the Portland Museum of Art, in collaboration with the Maine Art Education Association, has organized an exhibition of artwork created by Maine art students.  More...

Artists needed to beautify ecomaine recycling bins

Ecomaine, the nonprofit recycling and waste disposal operation, will select as many as six winning entries to turn silver bullet recycling containers into something more colorful with a strong recycling message. More...

South Portland candidate debate scheduled for March 7

The South Portland/Cape Elizabeth Community Chamber will hold a candidate debate at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 7 at South Portland City Hall in council chambers. It will include candidates for South Portland’s District 1 seat.  More...

Learn the safety of paddle sports

The Cape Elizabeth Water Extrication Team will offer a free paddle sport safety seminar and open house 6 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, March 30 at Town Center Station in Cape Elizabeth.  More...

Kindergarten sign up is this month

The South Portland School Department will hold kindergarten registration Friday, March 1 through Saturday, March 30.  Open Kindergarten registration for all children who will be 5 years old on or before Oct. More...