September 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Building will run on wood, not oil

SOUTH PORTLAND — Although it will add significantly to upfront construction costs, South Portland’s new public services complex is now poised to be equipped with a biomass boiler, rather than a conventional oil furnace.  More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:48pm
City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:38pm
Council tables propane moratorium 'indefinitely' - December 10th, 2015 - 10:45am
Shooting suspects arrested in South Portland - March 13th, 2015 - 10:42am
SoPo says no - July 16th, 2014 - 9:10am
6-Year-Old Assaulted in South Portland - September 17th, 2013 - 3:30pm

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 and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Oyster companies seek small expansions

SCARBOROUGH – The Department of Marine Resources will hold a public hearing in Scarborough town hall in mid-September as part of an application review for two oyster companies looking to expand operations in Pine Point.  More...

Protestors hope to take bite out of breeding

SOUTH PORTLAND — About 40 protestors lined Cottage Road in South Portland outside the offices of video production company Lone Wolf Media on Saturday, Aug. 29, hoping to draw attention to the breeding of big cats and other exotic animals.  More...


A Window on the Past

Bug Light 5K to support projects

The South Portland Historical Society and the South Portland Land Trust invite you to the fourth annual Bug Light 5K Race/Walk, presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, to be held at 9 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 11.  More...

Sustainable SoPo

Where do our recyclables go?

Every week, tons of recyclable materials are collected and transported to ecomaine, where they are sorted and baled by material type. But then what happens to them? More...

What’s Going On South Portland

Celebrate Working Men and Women!!

Labor Day is a bit of a misnomer. While it may seem like a day devoted to work, many workers in the United States and Canada don’t work at all on Labor Day.  More...