May 19, 2017 RSS feed / Community

New Surge manager is from South Portland

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – South Portland resident and recent University of Southern Maine graduate Sean Getchell, 21, is the new general manager for the Surge baseball team based at The Ballpark in Old Orchard Beach.  More...

Girl Scouts to host free events

Girl Scouts of Maine will host free Sprouting Daisies events for girls who are entering kindergarten or first grade, and their families, including an event at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 22 at Girl Scouts of Maine Service Center, South Portland.  More...

Author events scheduled at library

Bruce Coffin, a detective sergeant with more than 27 years in law enforcement, is the author of the John Byron Mystery Series from HarperCollins Publishers. The debut novel in the series, “Among the Shadows,” is now available. More...

Plant sale is Saturday

South Portland Land Trust will hold a plant and bake sale fundraiser 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

More than a building

A traffic controller outside the front of Eastpoint Christian Church at 345 Clark’s Pond Road in South Portland. More...

2017 Summer Camp Guide

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Banks revamp image

Marking 190 years of serving York and Cumberland County communities, Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution unveiled enhancements to its brand.  More...

Stagecoach travel in Maine to be explored by historian

The South Portland Historical Society will hold its annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 24 at the South Portland Community Center. More...

Veterans groups plan events

The South Portland War Veteran’s Memorial Association, which consists of VFW Post 832 and American Legion Post 35, will gather on Saturday, May 27 at VFW Post 832 on 50 Peary Terrace at 9 a.m. to flag its five cemeteries. More...

Gym to host ‘hero workout’

Maniac CrossFit in South Portland will host the “Murph” workout, in memory of Navy Lt. Michael Murphy, 29, of Patchogue, New York, who was killed in Afghanistan June 28, 2005.  More...

Hobbs apprentice passes exams

Rachael Powers, a full-time apprentice at Hobbs Funeral Homes, passed her federal National Board Exams. More...

One for the books

To celebrate Children’s Book week at Skillin School in South Portland, teachers dressed as their favorite book characters. More...

New beginning

Discipleship Pastor Larry Strondak of Westbrook says a prayer for Windham resident Cynthia Randall after she was dipped in water as part of her baptism. Eastpoint is led by Pastor Scott Taube. More...

Higgins Beach Inn gets a makeover

For the first time in generations, the Higgins Beach Inn will open this spring as something other than a family-owned and operated seasonal hotel and restaurant.  More...