February 27, 2015 RSS feed / Community

City hires first sustainability coordinator

SOUTH PORTLAND — After an exhaustive search, South Portland has hired its first full-time sustainability coordinator.  More...

Reading kicks off Easter

St. Augustine Anglican Church invites children in kindergarten through grade five to its Lenten reading event from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 14 in the Community Room of Dyer Library.  More...

Bank celebrates anniversaries

Next month, Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution will celebrate its 15th anniversary in South Portland and its 20th anniversary in Scarborough.  More...

Holy Cross students provide supplies

Multiple snowstorms forced a delay, but not a stop, to Holy Cross Catholic School’s collection of items for the Preble Street Shelter in Portland and the Animal Refuge League in Westbrook.  Representatives from both organizations attended More...

A Window on the Past

Yerxa’s a staple that’s dearly missed in South Portland

My wife describes me as “provincial” in my ways because I rarely stray outside the borders of South Portland. Why would I have to? I love this city and, frankly, I can find almost everything I need here.  More...

Catholic School to host open house in March 1

Holy Cross Catholic School (pre-kindergarten-eight) will host its annual open house on Sunday, March 1, following the 9:30 a.m. Mass at Holy Cross Church. More...

Learn history of Cumberland and fair at genealogical event

The next meeting of Greater Portland Chapter of the Maine Genealogical Society is 12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at 2015 LDS Church, 29 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth.  More...

Being hopeful

The first sign of spring appeared on an oversized snowbank on Wells Road in Cape Elizabeth this week. More...

Next concert is Irish trio

The South Portland Public Library welcomes Irish music trio, Fodhla, as the next concert in the After Hours series at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at the library’s main location.  More...

Stylist offers help for those who have lost hair because of cancer

Hair Matters @ Ocean Waves is a collaboration with the Cancer Community Center to provide free services and wigs for people experiencing cancer-related hair loss. More...

Lucky Pup Rescues

These two Puggles (pug/beagle mix) are super sweet, loving and good with everybody. They are fine with other dogs, cats and have been around children of all ages. More...