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Third man comes forward with lawsuit

BIDDEFORD – A third man has filed a lawsuit against the city of Biddeford and Police Chief Roger Beaupre over allegations of sexual abuse by a former police officer.  Attorney Daniel Lilley, of Portland, filed a complaint Feb. More...

Spring classes offered at Cancer center

The Cancer Community Center in South Portland announced five new spring wellness workshops being offered at the center’s South Portland location. More...

Bishop to speak at Cape luncheon April 25

Bishop Robert P. Deeley will be the guest speaker at the Mercy Auxiliary Spring Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Monday, April 25 at the Purpoodock Club, 300 Spurwink Ave. in Cape Elizabeth. All are welcome.  More...

SoPo supports pesticide plan

SOUTH PORTLAND — Although it said a few tweaks are needed before final passage, the City Council on Monday unanimously approved the first reading of a citywide ban on synthetic pesticides. More...

City distributes federal grant money

SOUTH PORTLAND — Five service organizations in South Portland will get parts of $412,033 in federal grants that also will go toward repair of city walkways and other municipal needs.  On Monday, the city council unanimously approved the di More...

Letters

Loss of businesses does not define city

To the editor:   There’s been a lot of talk lately about the business climate in South Portland. A couple of discount stores have moved and a medical practice will soon be relocating. More...

Reader takes on letter writer’s opinion

To the editor:   “They paved Paradise, and put up a parking lot.” (Big Yellow Taxi by Joni Mitchell, 1970)   More...

The South Portland Food Cupboard says ‘thank you’

To the editor:   More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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