December 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Rotary Club continues to help area veterans

The South Portland/Cape Elizabeth Rotary Club, which has emphasized assistance to Maine’s homeless veterans, has made another donation of both transportation passes and beds in cooperation with Maine Veteran’s Affairs.  More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

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


Focus on Wildlife

Photo sale benefits Center for Wildlife

Some people like squirrels, some people hate them and some people are ambivalent. More...

Historian brings Maine Civil War hero to life

CAPE ELIZABETH – Marvel Earnshaw grew up just outside of Pittsburgh, Pa., approximately 180 miles from Gettysburg, where the Union Army defeated confederate forces 150 years ago. More...

Library Links

Have yourself a merry little mystery

“The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries,” by Otto Penzler has been getting a lot of terrific reviews. More...

Tar sands

Resident: “All I want for Christmas is a tar sands moratorium.”

SOUTH PORTLAND – The South Portland City Council voted in favor of the tar sands moratorium by a 6-1 margin at a meeting on Monday, Dec. 16. The moratorium needed a five-person majority to pass the second and final reading.  More...

Voting for Great Person Award begins now

Nominations have ended for the Sentry’s Great Person Award and voting will continue this week, and end at noon Friday, Jan. 3. Each year, readers choose one person they think has made our communities a special place to live. More...

Efforts benefit local school children

Handmade paper decorations, created by local school children decorate a Giving Tree at Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth through New Year’s.  More...

Health & Medical


Bartlett Acupuncture Opens in Scarborough   After twelve years in Asheville, NC, Kath Bartlett relocated her acupuncture practice to Oak Hill Plaza in Scarborough. Portland’s active, progressive community attracted Kath. 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...