August 25, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Council reverses decision on paper streets in Cape

CAPE ELIZABETH – After a flood of comments from residents in the Shore Acres and Lighthouse Point areas of Cape Elizabeth, the town council has reversed a decision it made in July to begin the process of vacating paper streets on Surfside Avenu More...

City invests in Redbank Community Center

SOUTH PORTLAND — After voting this past spring to forego a long-planned expansion of Redbank Community Center, the South Portland City Council made good Monday on promises to nonetheless invest in the building, located at MacArthur Circle, on t More...

Concert series returns

South Portland Public Library will kick off another season of After Hours concerts with the sound of saxophones at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9 at the library’s main location. More...

Event offers adoptable animals

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Maine is joining the national Homes for Dogs effort by sponsoring an Adopt A Pet event with Pet Life 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9 at Cabela’s in Scarborough, 200 Expedition Drive. More...

A Window on the Past

South Portland’s Bug Light, now and then

The top photograph from circa 1970 shows a sad time in the history of our little Bug Light. More...

Cape Elizabeth community welcomes new school staff

CAPE ELIZABETH – Pond Cove Elementary School will be under completely new leadership this school year after the resignations of principal Michael Tracy and Theresa Curran. On Aug. More...

In the Know

OPEN SPACE — South Portland now has an open space committee that will craft a plan for all green areas of the city, or at least it has a group that will staff that committee. At its Aug. More...

City adopts ‘master plan’ for west end

SOUTH PORTLAND — Finally, South Portland’s west end neighborhoods are getting some love. More...

Busing information online

The South Portland School Department is sharing information on how to find out whether a student is eligible for busing and if so to provide bus information. More...

Hospice volunteers needed

Hold a hand, run an errand, provide a comforting presence – a hospice volunteer makes a difference in the quality of life for a hospice patient. More...