March 17, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Back in the saddle

Linda Temple and Susie Reinheimer ride their horses Gus, 16 and Spark, a 23-year-old Arabian, on Pine Point Beach during a 50-degree day Feb. 23. Temple and Reinheimer were visiting from Bowdoinham. 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


Revamped Presidential rolls into 25th year

A venerable presence on the road race scene, the Presidential is now a duathlon

A southern Maine tradition is getting a makeover this spring just in time for its 25th anniversary, as the Kennebunk Rotary Club’s Presidential Road Race becomes the Presidential Seaside Duathlon. More...

Green begone

How quickly the green goes away. More...

A Window on the Past

Photos of more modern eras are still valuable

This week’s Window on the Past is a glimpse at an ordinary sight on Main Street in 1974. When I look at it, I think of how many photos like this have been thrown away, a person thinking that there was not much to see. More...

Council to amend standing rules

SOUTH PORTLAND — The business of how South Portland does its business may soon change, following agreement at a March 8 city council workshop on a new revision to its standing rules.  The list of 36 rules will be debated in a first reading More...

Council tackles marijuana clubs

SOUTH PORTLAND — While one South Portland City Councilor is expressing enthusiasm for the cash cow marijuana might become to city coffers, his peers are taking a dim view of at least one potential use for the newly legal product — as the More...


City leads the way in solar power; state should catch up

To the editor:   More...

Legislator supports solar energy for entire state

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Reader wants to clear the air

To the editor:   In response to Mr. William Duffy-Dufris and Mr. Ralph Zeiff on their recent, inaccurate harangue against John Howard in this paper, let me please state a few things clearly.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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