September 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Retirement resort touted ‘savior’

SOUTH PORTLAND — Shovels have been turning for months on a luxury retirement resort off Running Hill Road in South Portland, but dignitaries gathered for an official groundbreaking ceremony last week, with one, Mayor Tom Blake suggesting the $3 More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:48pm
City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:38pm
Council tables propane moratorium 'indefinitely' - December 10th, 2015 - 10:45am
Shooting suspects arrested in South Portland - March 13th, 2015 - 10:42am
SoPo says no - July 16th, 2014 - 9:10am
6-Year-Old Assaulted in South Portland - September 17th, 2013 - 3:30pm


A Window on the Past

South Portland Junior High intramural sports

We’ve had some fun with these images from our files on South Portland Junior High. This week, we take a look at a group of students learning the age-old skill of archery in the 1960-1961 school year. More...

Home and Garden

Reap garden rewards even in fall   More...

Building community

Dignitaries and project officials on hand Thursday, Sept. More...

School board seat up for grabs

SOUTH PORTLAND — While South Portland has an abundance of city council candidates this election cycle, it’s suffering from a shortage of school board candidates. Now, one more opening can be added to that list. More...


Committee will be better off without member

To the editor:   More...

Letter was offensive and indicative of social climate

To the editor:   More...

Letter writer needs to look at a dictionary

To the editor:   Abraham Lincoln is quoted as stating: “Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt.”  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

Friday, Sept. 23   Cry Out, a free simulcast prayer event, 7 to 10 a.m., First Baptist Church, 879 Sawyer St., South Portland. FMI, visit  Saturday, Sept. 24   More...