April 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Super 8 denied land

SOUTH PORTLAND – The city of South Portland has decided not to sell land off Main Street to the Super 8 motel, which neighbors say poses a safety hazard to the area.  More...

News Updates

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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
City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:38pm
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


Community rallies behind coach


Moments after the South Portland High School lacrosse team defeated Marshwood in the Red Riots first game of the 2013 season on Satuday, April 13, senior captain Cody Munson abruptly left the field, an unusual move just after a game has ended. More...

Pet of the Week

South Portland residents Martha and Glyn Williams rescued Oreo from in shelter in Massachusettes. He loves his daily trips to Willard Beach. (Courtesy photo)   More...

Breaking News - 5/2/2013 9:05 AM

Kaler School Receives an "F" Under State's New Report Card System

Students, parents and staff will hold "Kalerbration" Thursday evening to highlight the school's positive achievements

The Maine Department of Education released report cards grading for each school in the state this afternoon. South Portland’s James Otis Kaler Elementary School was one of 40 schools in the state to receive an “F.” More...

Bug Light beer at issue

SOUTH PORTLAND – South Portland’s Buy Local organization will host what it calls a “signature event” this summer at Bug Light Park to celebrate the local businesses in the community, but it’s unclear whether Sea Dog Brew More...


Little League to open with fanfare

The South Portland National Little League will hold its opening day ceremonies at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Little League fields on Pine Street.  The festivities will include the introduction of the league’s teams and coaches. More...

The Local Dish

Bayley’s Seafood Restaurant

The Local Dish is a feature in the Post and its sister papers, the Courier, Sentry and Leader. Every week it will feature a different restaurant in each of our coverage areas. How long have you been in business? More...

A Window on the Past

Carve your name in history

South Portland Historical Society’s ongoing fundraiser, the engraved brick program, has helped the society raise important funding for its preservation activities and museum operations. 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...