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No beer, no problem for Bug Light Fest

SOUTH PORTLAND – Saturday afternoon, Aug. 17, 5-year-old Miles Canto came from his home in Cape Elizabeth with his dad and his dog to Bug Light Park to fly a kite, as he does many weekends.  More...

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Community

Scouts visit D.C. and national Jamboree

South Portland Boy Scouts from Troops 37 and 23 were part of the Maine contingent that attended the National Scout Jamboree at Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia.  More...

Senior citizens can take driving course

South Portland/Cape Elizabeth TRIAD will host a senior driving class for senior citizens 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 at Cape Elizabeth Fire Department, 2 Jordan Way.  More...

Lighthouse is open through fall

Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse is open to the public, weather permitting, on Saturdays in August from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and in September and October, on the following days:  Sunday, Sept. 1 (Labor Day weekend)  Saturday, Sept. More...

Breaking News - 8/26/2013 1:19 PM

Police Cite Unlicensed South Portland Massage Parlor for Alleged "Adult Uses"

South Portland police say a unlicensed massage parlor on Broadway, doubling as an “Adult Use Establishment,” is in violation of city ordinances. More...

City will let voters have say

SOUTH PORTLAND – At the beginning of the South Portland City Council meeting Monday, Aug. 20, Mayor Tom Blake asked a question to the audience gathered for a public hearing to discuss the proposed Waterfront Protection Ordinance. More...

Video would help Parkinson’s patients

SOUTH PORTLAND – Judy Lombard remembers the exact date she was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease: Aug. 6, 2009. The symptoms of the incurable nervous system disorder had started before then. More...

Letters

Nurse has concerns about smoke stacks

To the editor: People tell me I’m a village mom. I’m an RN specialized in pregnancy, newborns, early childhood and human development More...

Plot needs city’s attention, expertise

To the editor: I live on a cul-de-sac in South Portland that has four homes on it. There is what could be a very nice, neat plot of grass with some trees on it More...

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Police Notes

Police Notes

South Portland Police   July 25  Joseph Dicenso, 59, of South Portland, was arrested at 12:38 p.m. on Elm Street for operating under the influence and operating with a suspended license.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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