March 20, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Health & Medical

TOTAL well-being

How a healthy diet helps you and the environment ...   The right dietary choices can not only improve your health but the environment as well. 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...

Council deadlocks on ‘transparency’ concern

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council has reached an impasse over a request that it include public commentary in the official minutes of its proceedings.  More...

Licensing to change

SOUTH PORTLAND — New rules are coming down the pike for all businesses in South Portland that require a city license.  More...

Budgets boom in Cape

CAPE ELIZABETH — Spending plans for 2016 recently unveiled in Cape Elizabeth could boost the local mil rate by 40 cents, or 2.38 percent, to $17.20 per $1,000 of assessed property value.  The change does not include a probable increase on More...

Letters

Health care facility would be an asset to city

To the editor:   Martin’s Point Healthcare is one of the premier health care providers in Maine. I became a patient at their South Portland office last year. More...

Community

In the News

A South Portland man has been arrested and charged with sending and receiving child pornography following an investigation by the State Police Computer Crimes Unit More...

Film about lumbermen to be screened in Cape

“In The Blood,” by filmmaker and composer Sumner McKane, is a documentary film and multimedia presentation that illustrates the life, history and character of turn-of-the-century Maine lumbermen and river drivers by creating a virtual jou More...

South Portland council to revise open space plan

SOUTH PORTLAND — A series of stalemates over public property in South Portland has prompted city officials to suggest it might be time to update a 2001 Open Space Strategic Plan.  “I think it’s a pressing issue. More...