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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


Curious about compost

Councilor ‘disrespected’

The South Portland City Council unanimously voted to send the $43 million school budget to voters next month, but Councilor Alan Livingston had some stern words for school department officials before he entered his vote of approval. More...

A Window on the Past

Look back at Long Creek Terrace

We recently received a copy of the 10th anniversary report of the South Portland Housing Authority – our thanks to Stev Parker for finding the report and getting it to our historical society. More...

The Local Dish

Owen’s Farmhouse

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

Urban pizza joint settles in city

SOUTH PORTLAND – After Otto Pizza opened two restaurants on both sides of downtown Portland, the owners of the popular Maine restaurant set their sites on Boston. More...

Compromise reached in cafe issue

SOUTH PORTLAND – For years, the city of South Portland has wrestled with the question of how to design Knightville in a way that would create a vibrant, buzzing, walkable downtown neighborhood center.  More...


Federal funds mean health care

To the editor:   Right now the state of Maine has a great opportunity available that will allow more Mainers to receive access to health care. More...

Say no to beer in Bug Light Park

To the editor:   More...

Thanks for support

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Horticulturist speaks for the trees

About this time each year, tourists start streaming up I-95 to Maine. More...

Police Notes

Police Notes

South Portland Police   May 11  A 17-year-old male from South Portland was summonsed at 8:03 p.m. on Cottage Road for theft by unauthorized taking and possession of alcohol by a minor.   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...