November 4, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Market has new look

A long vacant piece of property at 423 Black Point Road across from Scarborough Beach State Park where beachgoers use to buy fish, seafood and in later years sandwiches has received a breath of new life.  This summer Marvin Gates, a contemporary More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Former rep endorses candidate - June 9th, 2018 - 3:50pm
Vote for change - June 9th, 2018 - 3:49pm
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


Carpet cleaners to collect shelter donations

Magic Carpet Cleaning & Restoration at 623 Main St. in South Portland will collect donations for Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland from now until Christmas. More...

Banjoist to play during library concert series

The South Portland Public Library announced the next featured performer in the After Hours concert series: Peter Mezoian and his outrageous banjo. The show begins at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at the library’s main location.  More...

South Portland native receives scholarship

Coleman Costello of South Portland, a second-year Southern Maine Community College student, was awarded a $1,500 Landry/French Construction|Maine Real Estate & Development Association Scholarship for study during the current academic year.  More...

Council gets fill of in-fill debate

SOUTH PORTLAND — What could be the largest public hearing before the South Portland Planning Board is on tap for Tuesday, Nov. 15, with invitations sent to as many as 8,000 property owners.  More...

Council mulls O’Neil Street plans

SOUTH PORTLAND — With a new $15.7 million public service complex due to open early next summer, the South Portland City Council is weighing what to do with the current 6-acre site on O’Neil Street.  More...


Former candidate supports competitor

To the editor:   As a lifelong Democrat, I am giving my vote for House of Representatives District 33 to Kevin Battle. Kevin was my opponent in 2014, running with an “R” beside his name. More...

Letter writer respects candidate

To the editor:   I am writing to express my enthusiastic support for Rebecca Millett. I have known Rebecca as a friend for many years. My respect for her as a person, mother, advocate and legislator is unparalleled.  More...

Council candidate is honest

To the editor:   Some of the candidates for South Portland City Council are spreading misinformation.  More...

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