August 12, 2016 RSS feed / Community

SMCC gets sizeable scholarship money

The Southern Maine Community College Foundation has received two sizeable donations toward scholarships in support of student success. More...

High school registration is later this month

South Portland High School registration for the 2016- 2017 school year will be held 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, and Friday, Aug. 26.  Call 767-3266 to schedule an appointment. More...

South Portland resident joints Hobbs Funeral Home

Rachael Powers has been named to the staff at Hobbs Funeral Homes as a full-time apprentice.  Powers has completed her associate of applied sciences (funeral service program) at Mount Ida College in Massachusetts, graduating from the two-year pr More...

Elections open in South Portland and Cape Elizabeth

Nomination papers are now available for elected offices in South Portland and Cape Elizabeth that will be decided on the general election ballot November 8.  More...

A Window on the Past

History comes alive at Bug Light Park Saturday

The South Portland Historical Society invites the public to attend an interesting program at the museum this weekend. More...

Cape debates fate of ‘paper streets’

CAPE ELIZABETH — The vast majority of 55 so-called paper streets in Cape Elizabeth may be retained by the town following recommendations made by members of the planning board and conservation commission.  More...

New Housing Authority building opens

The South Portland Housing Authority held a grand opening for the newly built and fully occupied Ridgeland Gardens on Monday, July 25. Residents, staff, construction and financial partners gathered with local officials and other guests to celebrate. More...

Eagle Scout completes project at Cape preserve

Cape Elizabeth High School student Caleb Zenner, a member of Cape Elizabeth Boy Scout Troop 30, completed his Eagle Scout project with help from fellow Scouts and their parents, friend and family. More...

SMCC sees record live-in students at local fire stations

A record 93 Southern Maine Community College students, including 41 new students, will serve as live-in students at fire stations in area communities for the 2016-2017 academic year.  More...

Author Monica Wood to speak at South Portland Library

The South Portland Public Library’s next author talk is Maine author Monica Wood, who will speak at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18 at the library’s main location. More...

Record run

Mary Keitnay, 34, of Kenya, charges up the final hill during the 19th annual Beach to Beacon 10k, held Saturday, August 6 in Cape Elizabeth, on her way to finishing 16th overall and tops among women, More...

Things to Do

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