July 10, 2015 RSS feed / Community

SoPo man expands local restaurant scene

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – A local restaurateur has opened his second restaurant in town in less than two years.  More...

Flatbread sponsoring lighthouse fundraiser

The Flatbread Company restaurant in Portland’s Old Port will host a benefit night on behalf of the Spring Point Ledge Light Trust 5 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, July 14. More...

Watch Tall Ships pass from lighthouse

Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse will hold an opening for the Parade of Tall Ships on Saturday, July 18. More than a dozen tall ships, including the U.S. More...

Another safe, prosperous Fourth of July for area

SCARBOROUGH — It was another safe Fourth of July weekend in town as residents and visitors of Scarborough partook in barbecues, fireworks and other summer activities in celebration of this country’s independence. More...

Iconic Kennebunkport bridge to get bump outs

Selectmen from Kennebunk and Kennebunkport have agreed to pay up to $20,000 each for add-ons to the Mathew J. Lanigan Bridge, linking the two towns when it is rebuilt in 2017.  More...

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The traditional countdown to the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race got underway Tuesday with the placement of the mile markers along the coastal course in Cape Elizabeth as Cape Elizabeth Public Works More...

SPHS junior takes part in prestigious event

Jacob Boles, a junior at South Portland High School, was been nominated to attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston on June 24-26.  More...

New Beach to Beacon sponsor announced

Dunkin’ Donuts, in partnership with their local franchise owners, has signed on as a new sponsor of the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race and will provide prize money for a new American-only runner category.  The new $23,000 prize purse is More...

Local students named to dean’s list

The following students have been named to the University of Southern Maine Dean’s List for the 2014-2015 academic year:  Cape Elizabeth — Elizabeth J Conover, Emylee Ellen Goodine, Phebe Reed Jacobson and Lavena Jordan.  More...

Grand old flag

South Portland Republican Committee member Kandi-Lee Hoy handed out free American flags for the Fourth of July celebration at Bug Light last Saturday. (Courtesy photo) More...

Go-Get ‘Em:

Building the Traps Eyewear brand

Bi-weekly insight from DiriGo-Getters, the voice of local young professionals   You know it when a brand clicks.  More...

A Window on the Past

Mill Creek in the 1950s

This week’s Window on the Past is an aerial view of the Mill Creek area, circa 1955. At the top left and center is the large field where a circus was occasionally set up. More...