November 4, 2016 RSS feed / Community

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...

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...

Holy Cross students to debate

Even though they can’t cast their votes at present, students at Holy Cross School in South Portland want to be well-informed on the candidates and issues that will play a role in their futures.  More...

WinterFest sponsorships sought

The South Portland-Cape Elizabeth Rotary Club announced that WinterFest is scheduled for Jan. 27 and 28. More...

Legislator seeks third term in House of Representatives

The election for District 32 in the Maine State House of Representatives – which serves the middle part of South Portland well as a section of Cape Elizabeth along the middle part of the city line – is uncontested, with Democrat Scott Ham More...

What’s Going On South Portland

Remembering Our Veterans   The men and women who defend the liberties and freedoms of the countries they represent hold a special place in people’s hearts and an eternal spot in their countries’ histories.  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...

Portland author to speak at library

Join Maine author Christopher Morin for a discussion about his newest book, “The Rebel’s Wrath,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at South Portland Public Library’s main location. More...

Pantry offers evening hours

South Portland Food Cupboard is open the first Wednesday of every month from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Lucky Pup Rescue

Rory and her three pups were rescued from the side of the road by a good Samaritan. Rory and one puppy were actually crossing a busy two-lane highway, a disaster in the making. More...

My side of the bridge

Lawyers, Guns, and Money, and Vote!

Warren Zevon’s classic song is applicable to title an offering on this year’s election cycle - one that is especially dark, sad, and embarrassing in so many ways. More...

A Window on the Past

Ferry Village exhibit will close soon at society

Now that we’re into November, the South Portland Historical Society has changed the hours of operation of its museum at Bug Light Park. The museum is now open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Sunday, Dec. 18. More...