May 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

City, school sides clash in budgets

SOUTH PORTLAND – The South Portland City Council and Board of Education resolved at the beginning of 2013 to work more closely together. More...

News Updates

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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


Museum features Pleasantdale neighborhood

A Window on the Past

One of the really cool things that makes South Portland special is the strong identity of each of its neighborhoods. More...

Bartley’s Dockside

The Local Dish

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

Things to Do

Things to Do

Sunday, May 5    More...

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...

Brown School, way back when

SOUTH PORTLAND – More than 40 years ago, Catherine Swiger’s fifth-grade class at Brown Elementary School in South Portland started a project to understand just how big 1 million really is. More...

All day K steals budget show in Cape Elizabeth

CAPE ELIZABETH – The Cape Elizabeth Town Council approved the 2013-2014 municipal budget and agreed to send the proposed school budget to voters for a referendum next month.  More...


Melting snow brings discarded butts

To the editor:   The snow has melted and left behind something really disgusting. Thousands and thousands of cigarette butts.  More...

Don’t allow alcohol in Bug Light Park

To the editor:   More...


New principal at Pond Cove

Transitions in life are never easy, whether it’s a new job, new school or any other move. But when Dr. Michael Tracy moves from Newbury, Mass. More...

Pet of the Week

This is Athena, a 1 1/2-year-old Belgian shepherd climbing through the snow on the deck during one of this winter’s blizzards. She belongs to Jamie and Emily Welsh of South Portland. (Courtesy photo)   More...