July 15, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Cape gives go-ahead for land trust purchase

CAPE ELIZABETH — In a narrow 4-3 vote at its July 11 meeting, the Cape Elizabeth Town Council agreed to a management plan for conservation land located near Great Pond. More...

SMCC summer program begins with full class

Dozens of recent high school graduates are getting a jump start on their college careers at Southern Maine Community College through a program that provides the guidance and support they need to succeed.  More...

Countdown to Beacon

The traditional countdown to the Aug. 6 TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race got underway Wednesday, July 6 with the placement of the mile markers along the coastal course in Cape Elizabeth. More...

SMHC offers new health care program

Southern Maine Community College is offering a new degree program beginning this fall that expands educational opportunities for students who want to enter the health care field.  More...

New hire at law firm

Ainsworth, Thelin, & Raftice, P.A., serving South Portland since 1980, has welcomed Jacob F. Bowie to the firm.   Bowie is a Yarmouth native and completed his undergraduate degree at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. More...

Double thrill beckons at Surf-Climb Camp

Surf’s up and so’s rock climbing in Scarborough

At first blush surfing and rock climbing don’t have much in common. One is focused on mastering the waves of the oceans and the other on mastering the rocky terrain of Mother Nature.  More...

A Window on the Past

History of Western South Portland

At South Portland Historical Society, while we are interested in the history of our entire city, sometimes we find it hard to document the history of the areas that lie west of Cash Corner. More...

Film about genetic cancer to be screened

Adults in southern Maine who are affected by hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancer syndromes are invited to attend a free screening of “In the Family, a documentary by Joanna Rudnick, a filmmaker who has herself tested positive for the More...

B2B runners to get giftcards

New for 2016, outdoor retailer L.L.Bean will provide a $10 gift card to all TD Beach to Beacon runners during the bib and T-shirt pickup at the pre-race expo.  L.L. More...

Cooking on Purpose

Summer’s here, time is right for burger blast

I love burgers and I jump at any chance to have one. I have been very daring lately and tried burgers other than just beef. I have been pleasantly surprised. More...