March 18, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Encore!

The South Portland High School Drama Club's production of "The Children's Hour," by Lillian Hellman won the regional one-act play competition and is advancing to the state finals. More...

High school swings at recent festival

The Maine High School Instrumental Jazz Festival, hosted by South Portland High School, South Portland Music Booster, and the Maine Music Educators Association on March 11 and 12, brought schools across the state from Presque Isle to York, to a two-d More...

A Window on the Past

Fond memories abound when recalling Friendly’s

We take a look this week at the old Friendly’s Ice Cream Restaurant that used to be at 581 Main St. Friendly’s opened about 1971 and served breakfast, lunch and dinner for three decades. More...

Another Chance Animal Rescue

Elvis is a longtime resident at Another Chance Animal Rescue. More...

Sustainable SoPo

Expanding solar in South Portland and Maine

Energy generated from solar photovoltaics (PV) is becoming an ever increasing viable alternative for homeowners, businesses and governments that want to transition away from energy derived from fossil fuels. More...

B2B registration closes in record time

The “race before the race” ended Friday morn- ing with 4,000 runners registered for the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race in a record-setting three minutes and 43 seconds. Those still looking for a spot at the start line on Aug. More...

Film will tell story of local Holocaust survivor

Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church will host a showing of the movie “Max: Surviving the Holocaust” on Wednesday, March 23. There will be a short reception beginning at 6:15 p.m. and the movie will begin at 6:45 p.m. More...

Online auction supports cancer center

The Cancer Community Center is hosting its 13th annual online auction until Wednesday, March 23. More...

Boatbuilding festival will be July 16, 17

The weekend of July 16 and 17 will be all about boats when the Biddeford Boatbuilding Festival takes over the Pepperell Mill event space.  More...

Open house, fair for veterans is March 20

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044 in cooperation with the Saco Bay Center for Civic Engagement will hold its fifth annual open hours and resource fair 12:30 to 2 p.m. More...