September 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

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Community

School plays host to Supreme Court next month

CAPE ELIZABETH – The last time Jonathan Brogan was at Cape Elizabeth High School, he was a member of the audience for his daughter Anna’s spring band concert in May. More...

A Window on the Past

Pleasantdale neighborhood on display at museum

Those familiar with the South Portland Historical Society’s museum know that we feature one of South Portland’s neighborhoods each year. Last year, we exhibited the history of the Thornton Heights neighborhood. More...

High School Marching Band begins 2013 season

More than 70 students completed the annual South Portland High School Marching Band Camp in preparation for the 2013 Marching Band Season. 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...

Jetport addresses noise concerns

SOUTH PORTLAND – The Portland International Jetport’s promotional materials highlight the airport’s proximity to the urban center of Portland as a benefit to travelers.  More...

Tar sands issue divides commiunity

SOUTH PORTLAND – The proposed Waterfront Protection Ordinance has divided South Portland residents into opposing sides which, if not exactly equal in numbers, are equal in passion and fervor.  More...

Letters

Farmers: don’t do business in city

To the editor:   I am a South Portland resident, a former vendor in the South Portland Farmers Market and presently a vendor in five other farmers markets.  More...

Tar sands scare is a hoax

To the editor:   The famous scam artist P.T. Barnum of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus could not have dreamed up a bigger hoax than the tar sands scare of 2013.  More...

Let’s get to root of problem

To the editor:   The recent case of two 15-year-old girls charged with cruelty in the abuse of a kitten that was put in a microwave here in South Portland should give us all pause.  What are we teaching our children today? More...

People

Neighbors

SMCC course aimed at improving wine knowledge

When Layne Witherell started his career in the wine business in the 1970s, there were no mobile apps, websites or magazines devoted to grading brands and styles of wine. More...

Police Notes

Police Notes

South Portland Police  Aug. 22   Harrison D. Banks, 24, of Portland, was taken into custody on a warrant at 6:12 p.m. on Main Street.   More...