April 10, 2015 RSS feed / Community

More improvements coming to Mill Creek Park

SOUTH PORTLAND — Mill Creek Park is scheduled to get a second application in an ongoing facelift – the latest result of a master plan developed almost five years ago.  On Monday, the city council awarded a $111,733 bid to Risbera Bro More...

Bible school begins April 19 at Church of the Nazarene

Children from birth through sixth grade are invited to join South Portland Church of the Nazarene for April Vacation Bible School Sunday, April 19 through Wednesday, April 22 from 6 to 7:45 p.m. The church is located at 525 Highland Ave. More...

Runner comes home with gold and silver medals

Sue McCarthy, 51, of South Portland tore through the 2015 Indoor National Masters Championship March 20- 22 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  More...

College students to showcase art

Southern Maine Community College art students who are graduating this spring will showcase their work at 3fish Gallery in Portland for the SMCC Senior Art Exhibition.  More...

A Window on the Past

Cape Elizabeth origins, Part 3: Portland Water Company

Many readers will recall memorizing in grade school, “The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow penned: “Listen my children and you shall hear of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the eighteenth of April, in S More...

Lucky Pup Rescues

Loki was saved from a southern shelter where he had been seized in a cruelty investigation. Once he was released after the investigation, our rescue partners saved him because he was so very sweet. More...

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The South Portland Public Library is hosting a night of world jazz Beatles songs performed by the group duquette at 7 p.m. More...

Author announces sixth book and exhibit at Portland Public Library

South Portland resident Joseph Souza’s new mystery novel set in Maine, “Unpaved Surfaces,” was chosen for publication by Kindle Scout, Amazon’s new publishing arm. His sixth published book, it was published March 3.  More...

Concert, program centers on Alzheimer’s disease

The Choral Art Society presents the New England premiere of Robert S. Cohen’s “Alzheimer’s Stories” in the Choral Art Society’s “Time Remembered –Time Forgotten,” at 6:45 p.m. More...

Celebrate Earth Day with clean up

South Portland Land Trust will hold an Earth Day clean up from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 25 at Mill Creek Park near the corner of Cottage Road and Hinkley Drive in South Portland.  More...

Class to hold 50th reunion

The South Portland High School class of 1965 will hold its 50th reunion 5 to 10 p.m. Aug. 15 at DiMillo’s in Portland. There will be music and dancing from 5 to 9 p.m. and a cash bar.  For more information, email margcroz@aol.com.   More...

Local lads lobby legislators

Theo, a sixth-grader at Mahoney Middle School, has dealt with Tourette Syndrome his entire life. He and Andrew, a freshman at South Portland High School, were recently made youth ambassadors by the national Tourette Syndrome Association.   More...

2015 Summer Camp Directory

Portland Conservatory of Music This summer the Portland Conservatory of Music (PCM) presents 6 weeks of musical day-camps. These include: Music for Kids!, Music & Dance Camp More...