August 14, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Art in the Park

Above, Aaliyah Parker, age 5, of South Portland, takes time to feed the ducks during the 36th annual Art in the Park show, held Aug. 8 in Mill Creek Park. More...

A Window on the Past

Ice cream-making demo to be held at Bug Light Park

The South Portland Historical Society invites the public to attend an interesting program at the museum this weekend. On Saturday, Aug. More...

Lodge reopens in South Portland

Unity Lodge No. 3, established Feb. 9, 1877, has helped others for more than 138 years and hopes to be around for another 138 years with its recent move to 179 Ridgeland Ave. More...

Wex commits

A new plan to cut Maine’s cancer rate 20 percent by the year 2020 was announced by Jay Collins, Maine Cancer Foundation board member and vice president of International Operational Execution at WEX Inc.  More...

Digging it

Breaking ground Monday, Aug. 10 on the updated transfer station portion of South Portland's new $15.7 million Municipal Services Facility at 929 Highland Ave. More...

Crowd pleaser

Top right, younger sister Brooklyn, age 3, left, looks on, Jackson Davis, 8, points across Mill Creek Pond to where his other sister, Nadia, 6, could find her work in the student art tent. More...

In the News

Cape Elizabeth tax rate adjusted down   The annual tax commitment in Cape Elizabeth Aug. 10 brought with it a pleasant surprise for local property owners.  More...

Clarification

A sentence in last week's article, "City looking to fill vacancy after clerk resigns," could have been read to mean that City Clerk Susan Mooney has said her job is more difficult now than when performed in the 1990s by Mayor Linda Cohen. More...

Youth experience tournament

The South Portland Municipal Golf Course played host to the second annual South Portland Junior Open Golf Tournament, held July 25 . The tournament was open to boys and girls ages 9 to 17. More...

Knightville event marked by music, dance

Seagrass, a fivepiece, high-energy bluegrass/roots band based out of southern Maine, entertains the crowd at the second annual Knightville Street Festival, Aug. More...