March 29, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Forbes gives nod to Greater Portland

SOUTH PORTLAND — A recent survey featured in Forbes Magazine showed the Greater Portland area tied for first place among the nation’s most optimistic hiring areas this season.  More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Former rep endorses candidate - June 9th, 2018 - 3:50pm
Vote for change - June 9th, 2018 - 3:49pm
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


PEO backs education for women; members sought

SOUTH PORTLAND –Ten years ago, P.E.O. More...

Then and Now: Johnson’s Pharmacy

A Window on the Past

The entire Knightville and Mill Creek area has undergone enormous change over the years, but in this week’s then-and-now view, we see that the Johnson’s Pharmacy building at 145 Ocean St. More...

North Yarmouth Academy

NYASummerPrograms offer children of ages 5 through 18 the chance to experience the dynamic learning opportunities and individualized growth that are the hallmarks of an NYA education. 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...

Color Run approved

SOUTH PORTLAND — An international 5K road race that douses runners in colored powder and touts itself as “the happiest 5K on the planet” will stop in South Portland on Sunday, July 7 after it received city council approval.  More...

City budget sees minimal increases

SOUTH PORTLAND — Mike Pock has attended two meetings as a South Portland city councilor, and he said the budget process has already been an “eye-opener.”  More...


Look further into oil debate

To the editor:   I recently read an article regarding the transportation of the “oil” through the Portland Pipeline. There was one point in the article that said “... More...


Cape man recognized for ‘eco’ effort


“There are two primary reasons that people move to Cape Elizabeth or stay here,” Ted Darling said, “One is the natural environment and two is the school system.”  More...

Pet of the Week

Leroy, who belonged to Pam and Scott Thomas, owners of ARTiPLAQ, died last month. “Our best friend, co-worker and the super glue that held our family through thick and thin, passed away in our arms, in our kitchen Saturday morning at 7:30. More...

Police Notes

Cape Elizabeth police

March 22   Ryan W. Cash, 40, of Cape Elizabeth, was taken into custody on a warrant at 7:20 p.m. on Sawyer Road.  March 24   Sonny Ray Rich, 23, of Falmouth, was arrested at 5:02 p.m. on Shore Road for operating after suspension. More...

South Portland police

March 8   David Allen Johnson, 47, of South Portland, was arrested at 3:21 a.m. on Main Street for violating conditions of release.   Scott M. Douglass, 33, of Gorham, was arrested at 4:14 p.m. More...