December 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

News Updates

Health & Medical

December is ...

AIDS Awareness Month

Knowledge important in the fight against HIV/AIDS 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...

City officials mum on parks director’s resignation

SOUTH PORTLAND — Following an internal investigation, Rick Towle, the South Portland director of parks, recreation and waterfront, has tendered his resignation.  More...

Questions remain after table

SOUTH PORTLAND — After nearly three hours of debate at a Dec. 9 workshop, the City Council abruptly killed a moratorium that would have put the brakes on a propane storage and distribution complex.  More...

Voting begins for Great Person Award

Nominations for the Sentry’s Great Person Award are in and voting begins this week. Voting will end at noon, Friday, Jan. 1, and the winner will be announced in the next edition. The winner will be interviewed for a newspaper article.  More...

Letters

Area immigrants should unite

To the editor:   I think that the Portland and South Portland community should make a night where all of the immigrants sit together and talk about their lives and what they have overcome. More...

Community

Sustainable SoPo

How can you reuse, repurpose during holidays?

The holidays are in full swing, a time for gathering with friends and family, attending events and office parties, shopping, holiday travel and ringing in 2016. More...

Area Rotary Club needs help supporting veterans

The South Portland/Cape Elizabeth Rotary Club, which has emphasized assistance to Maine’s homeless veterans for several years, has extended its commitment in cooperation with Maine Veteran’s Affairs in Augusta.  The club will again w More...

United Way to hold Jan. 5 meeting

This year United Way of Greater Portland is working with the community to gather input that it will use to establish 10-year community-wide goals in education, financial stability and health in greater Portland. More...