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South Portland Armory on track for development

SOUTH PORTLAND — As the sale of the former National Guard Armory in South Portland speeds toward a mid-February closing, the city council has completed a series of contract deals to facilitate reconstruction of the site.  More...

Mayor issues calming missive

On New Year's Eve, Mayor Tom Blake attempted to broker a sort of detente by issuing a note of calm, circulated to all members of the council. The letter is printed here, in full:   More...

How To Choose A Resolution You Can Keep

New Year’s resolutions may have varying degrees of success, but even those people who find it difficult to keep their resolutions year after year still tend to make a new resolution once the hour of midnight chimes.  More...

City sends fire code update for staff review

Councilors try to prevent release of workshop video

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council has sent a fire code amendment submitted by residents to planning department staffers for further review. More...

Public works retiree Russ Lunt is Sentry’s ‘Great Person’

SOUTH PORTLAND – Voting has concluded in the Sentry’s annual Great Person Award, and while Managing Editor Molly Lovell-Keely said the tally was close, the results are clear – Russ Lunt was the favored choice among readers of the pa More...

Letters

Resident in Rigby Yard neighborhood opposed to plan

To the editor:   I strongly oppose the plan by NGL Supply Terminal Co. More...

The issue of global warming will never be solved, decided

To the editor:   This letter is in response to the global warming debate and letters from the Jan. 1 issue of the Sentry.   More...

Fab lab introduced at Dyer Elementary

To the editor:  Dyer Elementary School in South   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...