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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...

South Portland drops marijuana moratorium

SOUTH PORTLAND — South Portland isn’t exactly throwing the doors wide open to pot shops, but as of this week, it’s not rejecting them either.  In a pair of 4-3 votes Monday, May 15, the South Portland City Council decided to no More...

City adopts ‘hate speech’ resolve

SOUTH PORTLAND — While stopping short of declaring South Portland to be a so-called sanctuary city, the city council voted at its most recent meeting to strengthen an earlier resolve expressing solidarity with the city’s immigrant populat More...

Letters

City should do right by Knightville, this time

To the editor:   The development proposed for Ocean Street between B and C streets by South Portland Housing Authority’s development division was received by our Knightville neighbors with animosity just short of torches, pitchforks, tar a More...

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...

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...

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...