July 14, 2017 RSS feed / Community

A step back in time at local lighthouse

BIDDEFORD – Wood Island Lighthouse has received more than just a fresh coat of paint over the past few months. The lighthouse has sat off the shore of Biddeford Pool in the south of Saco Bay for the past 200 years. More...

Rotary Club elects new leader for 2017-2018 year

The South Portland/Cape Elizabeth Rotary Club elected Sue Sturtevant of Portland as its president for 2017-2018.  Sturtevant will preside over a Rotary Club that in the previous year raised and spent more than $90,000 on a variety of charitable More...

Strike!

The Easy Day AAA Little League baseball team had its end of the season party at the bowling alley where owner/sponsor of the team, Chris Tyll, offered the event to the team free of charge. More...

A Window on the Past

Roll-Call at South Portland Police Department

A big thank you to Lt. Mark Clark of the South Portland Police Department for supplying this week’s photo and to Lee Harvey who serves on the Civil Service Commission for putting us in touch with Officer Clark. More...

Photo finish

South Portland School Board member Jennifer Kirk, who works at the city's Boys and Girls Club, poses at the July 10 board meeting with Superintendent Ken Kunin and Julia Travis, age 7, who won the cl More...

Garden tour will benefit Fort Williams foundation

The public will have an opportunity to tour 10 gardens on Saturday, July 15, during the seventh annual Maine Home+Design Cape Elizabeth Garden Tour, presented by the Fort Williams Park Foundation.  More...

Author to visit library as part of ReadME

Debra Spark, author of “Unknown Caller,” will visit South Portland Public Library’s main location for a book talk on Thursday, July 20 at 6:30 p.m.  More...

Beach erosion a topic of concern in Saco Bay

SACO – Sandy beaches in southern Maine are under a greater threat than ever from coastal erosion due largely in part to human impact. More...

We are the champions

The Dick’s Sporting Goods team for AAA, part of the South Portland American Little League, won the championship game last month. They played against the All Terain team and won 4-1. More...

Set and ready to go

The traditional countdown to the Aug. More...