April 3, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Sharing the love

Pape Subaru, located at 2065 Broadway in South Portland, has given $17,189 to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southern Maine as a result of its “Share the Love” sales campaign, held late last More...

‘Festival’ features public concert in South Portland

Since 1997, The Choral Masterworks Festival has brought together students from area high schools to perform challenging choral works not typically done at individual high schools. This year is no exception. More...

TRIAD to host senior forum

The South Portland/Cape Elizabeth TRIAD, a nonprofit community organization that addresses senior citizen issues, and will host a senior forum on promoting the services offered by the public libraries in Cape Elizabeth and in South Portland.  More...

Artists to exhibit at area cafe

Work by local artist Carole Kainlor and photographer Richard Sawyer will be on display at CIA Café from April 15 through June 15. A reception for the artists will be held 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 7 at CIA, 72 Ocean St., South Portland.  More...

Shred unwanted papers April 18

The Main location of the South Portland Public Library will hold a community shredding day 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aril 18 in the parking lot.  Without a Trace Mobile Shredding encourages personal shredding only. More...

Chorus seeks director

Tri City Community Chorus seeks a choral director to lead members from July 1 onward. More...

What’s Going On South Portland

History of Passover celebrations   Every year Jewish people celebrate Passover, a commemoration of the liberation of the Jews from slavery under Egyptian leaders.  More...

Lucky Pup rescues

The “P puppies” are here. They have beat all the odds to come into rescue. Someone witnessed a crate being thrown out of a truck. More...

SMCC students named to state academic team

Two Southern Maine Community College students have been named to the All-Maine Academic Team for twoyear colleges.  Benjamin Bussiere of Hollis and Saman Baghestani of South Portland were among 14 community college students in Maine who were hon More...

Next After Hours library concert is April 11

The South Portland Public Library is hosting a night of world jazz Beatles songs performed by the group duquette at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 11 at the library’s main location as the next concert in the After Hours series.  More...

Rotary donates to libraries

The Rotary Club of South Portland/Cape Elizabeth has donated $800 to youth literacy programs for two local public libraries. The club began this ongoing program in 2007.  More...

Little League begins May 2

Opening Day for South Portland National Little Leauge is 11 a.m. Saturday, May 2.  Activities for children include face painting and speed pitch. There will also be refreshments. More...

Genealogy group to host author

The Greater Portland Chapter of the Maine Genealogical Society will hold its next meeting at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, April 4 at LDS Church, 29 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth.   The guest speaker is author and journalist Kevin C. Mills. More...

Grief support meets at night

A six-week evening grief support group will be held 6 to 7:30 p.m. More...

UNE to screen film

A new film, “Growing Local,” will play at University of New England (Alford 206) at 6 p.m., Tuesday, April 7. The free film screening will be followed by an open discussion moderated by Maine Farmland Trust.  More...

A Window on the Past

Cape Elizabeth origins, Part 2

The early settlers occupied this land where many of us now call home. Just as we are often on the move, so were those who occupied this community during the past 250 years. More...

Church looks for musical acts

Second Congregational Church on Crescent Street in Biddeford is holding a concert series this summer and needs musical acts.  The congregation is looking for affordable bands that can help the church raise money to keep the building safe and abl More...