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Things to Do

Things to Do

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City council denies land sale

SOUTH PORTLAND — Citing fears that a land purchase offer made by the owner of South Portland’s last working farm could actually be a stealth development deal in disguise, the city council on Monday refused to part with two city-owned parc More...

South Portland PD to still cite pot users

SOUTH PORTLAND — The city of South Portland took a significant, if symbolic, step Tuesday, voting to legalize possession of marijuana in small amounts for recreational use.  More...

Community

Second Summit Terrace meeting is this week

SOUTH PORTLAND – Suggestions for how to use a parcel of land off Summit Terrace have ranged from building a parking garage, housing, and adding gardens – to doing nothing at all.  More...

Anti-tar sands group makes good council showing

SOUTH PORTLAND — The big winner in local elections Tuesday may have been Protect South Portland, the grassroots advocacy group that has lobbied for the past year in opposition to diluted bitumen, or “tar sands.”  More...

A Window on the Past

Veterans Days remembered

When you think of Veterans Day, I hope a picture forms of crisply dressed veterans, members of the local VFW or American Legion Post, marching bands, local groups, military vehicles and fire department apparatus filling the street as far as you could More...