November 21, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Holiday giving grows

SOUTH PORTLAND — When you’re buying enough that the Scarborough Walmart opens a special aisle just for you, you know you’re on something of a spree. More...

Color Run poses issue for some

SOUTH PORTLAND — What seemed a routine council order to close several Ferry Village streets for the 2105 Color Run turned into a lengthy debate Monday when a representative of the historical society stepped up to voice concern.  More...

Buddies needed for cancer program

In advance of a training session in early December, community members who have experience with cancer are encouraged to apply to become a volunteer with the Maine Buddy Program. More...

Cape businesses collaborate on event

The Cape Business Alliance’s fourth annual Christmas on the Cape event will take place 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6. It will end with a tree lighting in front of the Cape Elizabeth Public Safety building at 5:15 p.m.  More...

South Portland Recreation offers new ski programs

The South Portland Parks, Recreation and Waterfront Department are offering two new ski programs for children ages 6 to 18. The programs will take place at Shawnee Peak in Bridgton.  More...

Cape native graduates from ROTC in Kentucky

Connor P. McAleney, a student at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York, has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officers’ Training Corps) Leader Training Course at Fort Knox, Kentucky.  More...

In the Know

Cooking fire safety tips for the holidays

As we get ready to celebrate Thanksgiving I thought it was a great time to review some basic cooking safety procedures.  More...

Pantry gears up for holiday

The South Portland Food Cupboard is gearing up for Thanksgiving, and is seeking community support. The pantry, located at 130 Thadeus Drive, is open for distribution every Thursday from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.  More...

Dis-appointment in South Portland

SOUTH PORTLAND — The impact of the Nov. 4 general election in South Portland is already being felt at city hall. More...

Number one

The Mahoney Middle School seventh-grade soccer team finished the season 7-1 with a 7-0 win vs. Memorial Middle School. More...

Art will be on display through December at area cafe

YES Art Works will be featured at Cia Café in South Portland from through Dec. 31. More...

Winners

The South Portland Big Red Junior Varsity Football Team won the Maine Youth Football League State Championship, defeating the Freeport Falcons 12-6 on Oct. 25 at Deering High School. More...

A Window on the Past

Bug Light ornament raises funds for society

South Portland Historical Society is pleased to announce the arrival of its first holiday ornament. More...