May 22, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Honor Roll

South Portland High School, quarter three

High honors   Grade 12: Holly Black, Jacob Brown, Paige Carter, Lauren Magnuson, Bevan Whitehead and Abby Young.   More...

Lucky Pup Rescues

Meet Kelly, from the adorable K pups. This litter of five are 14 weeks old as of early May and each of them weighs between 20 and 25 pounds. Their mom is a yellow lab and dad is unknown. More...

SPHS students perform at All State Festival

South Portland High School was well-represented by the following music students at the recent All State Music Festival, hosted by the University of Southern Maine’s School of Music from May 14-16.  Accepted into the All State Band were sen More...

School offers workforce training this summer

Southern Maine Community College will offer welding courses beginning in June in its commitment to provide workforce development training to meet the needs of Maine businesses.  The SMCC Business and Community Partnerships Department will offer More...

2015 Summer Camp Directory

Children Learn By Doing At Broadturn Farm   More...

In the News

City official applies for job next door   A source on the South Portland City Council has let slip that Assistant City Manager Jon Jennings is one of three finalists for the top city job across the Fore River, in Portland.  More...

NYC firefighter visits South Portland

New York City Fire Department Battalion Commander John Martorana from the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, an organization begun in memory of a fallen 9/11 firefighter, visited Jim Higgins at Higgins Carpet One in South Portland on May 6, More...

Learn Chebeague Island history at talk

Donna Damon of Chebeague Island will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Greater Portland Chapter of the Maine Genealogical Society at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, June 6, at LDS Church, 29 Ocean House Road in Cape Elizabeth.  More...

Forum not going to be aired on public access

BIDDEFORD – State Sen. David Dutremble and others are upset that a public access volunteer who filmed a forum about recent sexual assault allegations refused to release the video.  More...

A Window on the Past

Cape Elizabeth origins, part 4: New beginnings

It should be known that although a contract with the Portland Water Company in 1892 might have been the final straw in the ever increasing divide between inner and outer Cape Elizabethans, discussions on the subject dividing the town appear to date b More...