August 4, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Saturday, in the park

Left, Yuxi Zhang, 8, was visiting For Williams from Cranford, New Jersey. Below, Sabrina Lamb from Portland, is a student at Maine College of Art (MECA). (Kathryn Robichau photos) More...

South Portland to rezone Meeting House Hill area

SOUTH PORTLAND — When South Portland’s comprehensive plan was finalized in 2012, it envisioned a re-emergence of the city’s historic neighborhood centers, with a variety of commercial hubs within easy walking distance of area homes. More...

Library to celebrate summer reading with ice cream social

South Portland Public Library will hold a celebratory ice cream social 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12 at the Main Library. It will be the library’s final event for the 2017 Summer Reading Program. More...

SMCC launches Construction Institute

Southern Maine Community College is helping the state’s construction industry with a new program that provides Mainers a flexible pathway to grow their skill sets and advance their construction careers.  More...

Puppet show offered

Join Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10 for a funny and interactive show at the South Portland Public Library. More...

Champs

The South Portland American Little League 11/12 year old All-Star team won the State of Maine Championship for the first time in 50 years. More...

Feeling hidden in plain sight

Odd Fellows in South Portland look to recruit new members to their ranks

SOUTH PORTLAND — Since a 2014 move to Brown’s Hill in South Portland, where it took over the former First United Methodist Church building, Unity Lodge No. 3 of the International Order of Odd Fellows has hoped to make its presence known. More...

Cape hires new town, school facilities director

CAPE ELIZABETH – As students soak up the sun during vacation, new facilities and transportation director Perry Schwarz has had a busy summer.  More...

Benefit garden tour proves successful

The Maine Home+Design Cape Elizabeth Garden Tour, presented by the Fort Williams Park Foundation on July 15, was the most successful in the event’s seven-year history, breaking both attendance and fundraising records.  More...

Road closings announced for B2B

TD Beach to Beacon 10K organizers outlined details regarding shuttle buses, road closings and registration, plus activities and enhancements for the 20th running of the race on Aug. 5 in Cape Elizabeth. More...

A Window on the Past

Living history program to be held Aug. 12

We invite the public to come out for another of Susan McLellan Plaisted’s interesting and informative living history programs in August. More...