April 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

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Second book in zombie series is available

The zombie formula has become familiar to many since the horror genre’s recent spike in popularity. A virus spreads. Few survivors remain. More...

Guest Column

How can we help children in poverty?

One in five children in Maine lives in poverty. These children are more likely to lack basic needs such as a permanent home, consistent meals, preventative health care and warm clothes. More...

South Portland police

March 23   Travis R. Emmons, 23, of South Portland, was arrested at 4:13 a.m. on Broadway for operating under the influence.  March 24   More...

Library fines are thing of the past

CAPE ELIZABETH — The Thomas Memorial Library will no longer charge patrons fines for most overdue materials.  More...

South Portland residents: school budget too low

SOUTH PORTLAND — School administrators, board members, city staff and city councilors have reviewed South Portland’s 2013-2014 budget for weeks, hoping to trim the figure down to acceptable size for the city’s taxpayers. More...

Local officials react to tar sand spill in Arkansas

SOUTH PORTLAND – A pipeline carrying heavy crude oil from Canada’s oil sands region ruptured in Arkansas on March 29 in what environmental advocates say could be a sign of things to come in Maine if the substance is pumped through the Seb More...

Community

A Window on the Past

Hansen Chrysler Plymouth on Waterman Drive

The Hansen Chrysler Plymouth dealership that many of us remember at 207 Waterman Drive (now the site of Norway Savings Bank) was actually established many years prior to its arrival in South Portland.  More...

Cape organization will shred documents

The Cape Elizabeth Police Benevolence Association is sponsoring a Shred Day 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 27, behind the Cape Elizabeth Fire Department, off Jordan Way.  More...

SPHS Jazz Band garners top awards

Big bands, combos and vocal jazz ensembles competed and performed throughout the day on March 2 at the annual High School Jazz Festival, hosted by Berklee College at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. 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...