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Things to Do

Things to Do

The Sentry accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@inthesentry.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Pounding the pavement

Pervious pavers installed in parts of the South Portland City Hall parking lot in 2011 as a green initiative to protect Casco Bay because they allow vehicle contaminants flushed by rain water to filt More...

Teen plans to eradicate balloon use in SoPo

KENNEBUNK — A Kennebunk teen is tackling a whale of a problem, and while he’s begun by addressing it in his own town, he says he plans to bring his solution to South Portland, Cape Elizabeth, and other coastal towns.  His name is Wil More...

Community

Maine’s tallest buildings

A new suburban commercial zoning district unanimously endorsed by the South Portland Planning Board April 4 would allow for construction of apartment and office complexes as tall as 156 feet, making any built to that height the third tallest structur More...

A Window on the Past

Unusual fires in South Portland’s history

In a city as large as South Portland, with roughly 10,000 homes and a sizeable number of business and industries, our fire department has been kept busy over the years.  More...

Biddeford author to discuss aging

Engine announces “Sage’ing: A Discussion on Conscious Aging” to be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 22 at Engine, 128 Main St. in downtown Biddeford. More...