May 15, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Community

NGL issue takes another turn

SOUTH PORTAND — While the city continues to negotiate with a company hoping to build a propane storage complex at Rigby Yards, a project stalled over claims it conflicts with city code, it’s been revealed that another site already operate More...

Sustainable SoPo

Why recycle?

In March, the South Portland Energy and Recycling Committee set a goal to make South Portland a regional leader in recycling by increasing the city’s recycling rate (currently 28 percent) to 35 percent by 2017 and to 40 percent by 2019. More...

Memorial Day events planned

The South Portland War Veteran’s Memorial Association, which includes VFW Post 832 and American Legion Post 35 will gather at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 23 at VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, to flag the city’s five cemeteries. More...

Workshops have wait list

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council has laid out a schedule of workshop topics through the end of July and, while the question of how to protect open spaces made the list, a discussion of how to keep dogs from damaging those areas More...

Minimum wage increase?

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council has concluded that if the state won’t act to increase the minimum wage, it will — just as soon as it figures out what the state intends to do.  More...

Letters

Keep area family friendly

To the editor:   The green space at the former Hamlin School (intersection of 77 and Sawyer, currently occupied by the South Portland Planning Department) provides a green open space widely used by the neighborhood.  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...