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Former rep endorses candidate - June 9th, 2018 - 3:50pm
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City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:48pm
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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

Health & Medical


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Time for me to fly

The Bug Light Kite Festival is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17 at Bug Light Park. More...

South Portland Land Trust seeks new leader

SOUTH PORTLAND — As preparations are being made for an annual plant sale this Saturday, members of the South Portland Land Trust are hoping to find a new program manager to take root with the venerable organization.  More...

Mother-daughter open store

A new addition to Portland’s Arts District offers women in Maine a fresh look at shopping for lingerie. Étaín Boutique on Congress Street provides a space designed to help women feel relaxed and informed when shopping for lingerie.  More...

Secret sessions to remain status quo

SOUTH PORTLAND — An attempt by South Portland Mayor Jerry Jalbert to increase the transparency of city council actions failed Monday when a majority of councilors agreed to stay the course on how they handle executive sessions.  “I d More...

Principal swap causes conflict

SOUTH PORTLAND — A plan to procure $1.6 million in federal funding for South Portland’s “failing” Kaler Elementary School has drawn sharp criticism from parents on both sides of the city this past week, in part because a condi More...


PETA notices case

(The following letter was sent to principals at Portland and South Portland schools on behalf of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. More...

Whose interests?

To the editor:   Regarding tar/oil sands: You Tube has an excellent short video, Canadian-produced, about the $16 million the government is investing in this campaign to convince us to go with the pipeline and allow tar sands to flow: http:// yo More...

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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...