March 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Doors are open to communicate

So, you’re a regular user of the library (or maybe not so much) and you have a thought to share with us, be it a compliment or concern, or maybe even just a question about how (or why) we do the things we do. What do you do?  More...

Youth needed to care for Trout Brook

This summer, the city of South Portland, Cumberland County Soil & Water Conservation District and Maine Department of Environmental Protection will work with a Youth Conservation Corps to continue making improvements to Trout Brook. More...

Symposium to be held in Maine for first time

Maritime and world historians and teachers from the Northeast will showcase their work at a symposium on “Maritime Civilizations in World History” at Southern Maine Community College.  More...

Beach to Beacon registration a race of its own

CAPE ELIZABETH – On March 14 thousands of people from across the globe waited with eyes glued to their computer screens, anticipating the start of open registration for the 17th annual Beach to Beacon road race. At 7 a.m. More...

Letters

Women want open gym time too

To the editor:   I am writing to express my disappointment that the South Portland Recreation Department cut the women’s basketball open gym time for the current winter/spring session. More...

Energy Citizens has different impression

To the editor:   The lobbying front group of the American Petroleum Institute, under the name Energy Citizens, has released the second version of its PR ad blitz in the Sentry and elsewhere. More...

Conventional crude? Not by a long shot

To the editor: This newspaper (and others) have been printing full page ads from the oil lobby claiming that tar sands crude will benefit South Portland. False. More...

People

Giovanni Profenno

Giovanni “John” Profenno, 88, of Black Point Road in Scarborough, died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at the Maine Veterans Home in Scarborough with his loving wife and family by his side.   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...