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More details emerge in abuse allegations

BIDDEFORD – Two former Biddeford police officers and a firefighter say they had suspicions about the behavior of another former officer, Stephen Dodd, whom four men allege abused them when they were children.  More...

Sustainable SoPo

New recycling goal set and more

On March 18, the city of South Portland’s Energy and Recycling Committee (ERC) unanimously voted to establish a city-wide recycling goal of 35 percent by 2017 and 40 percent by 2019. More...

Veterans invited to attend CCC event

In honor of Memorial Day, Maine veterans who have been touched by cancer are invited to a special event sponsored by the Cancer Community Center. The center, located at 778 Main St. More...

'Transformers' writer discusses free comic book

SOUTH PORTLAND – Newbury Comics, located at the Maine Mall, is bracing itself for a busy day for the 14th annual Free Comic Book Day, held on Saturday, May 2 this year. More...

School budget wheels turn

SOUTH PORTLAND — In what was billed Monday as her last appearance before a joint session of the South Portland City Council and the Board of Education before she retires June 30, school Superintendent Suzanne Godin had some good news.   More...

So. Portland CIP budget goes green

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council has approved an $8.12 million capital improvement projects (CIP) plan for the coming fiscal year, voting it in with a unanimous show of hands at its April 22 meeting.  More...

Letters

‘No-spray’ list is an option for residents

To the editor: Spring is displaying signs of a welcomed arrival and with it come thoughts of the great outdoors. More...

Will going ‘green’ help the city move forward?

To the editor:   I have some big concerns about the South Portland City Council’s “green” agenda and what it is doing without going to the voters.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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