December 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Cape tackles conflicts

CAPE ELIZABETH – The town found itself in a unfamiliar position after last month’s election when Chris Straw was elected to the Cape Elizabeth Town Council and his wife Hope Straw to the Cape Elizabeth Board of Education. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Former rep endorses candidate - June 9th, 2018 - 3:50pm
Vote for change - June 9th, 2018 - 3:49pm
City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:48pm
City council amenable to public housing pitch - February 14th, 2018 - 4:38pm
Council tables propane moratorium 'indefinitely' - December 10th, 2015 - 10:45am
Shooting suspects arrested in South Portland - March 13th, 2015 - 10:42am
SoPo says no - July 16th, 2014 - 9:10am
6-Year-Old Assaulted in South Portland - September 17th, 2013 - 3:30pm

Things to Do

Things to Do

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Voting begins for Great Person

Nominations are in for the Sentry’s Great Person Award and voting begins now. We’ve asked readers to tell us who has influenced their lives. More...

Apology: hazardous waste collection had issues

SOUTH PORTLAND — South Portland saw record participation in its annual household hazardous waste collection day at the Highland Avenue transfer station Nov. More...


Resident copies newspaper on letter to senator

To the editor: (As sent to Sen. Susan Collins)   Sen. Collins:  You’ve permanently lost my support – and my respect.  More...


South Portland looks to restrict trash haulers

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council is poised to limit the hours when trash haulers can empty commercial dumpsters in some areas of the city, as well as well paving and construction work can occur. More...

Musical chairs

Left, Town Clerk Debra Lane leads newly elected councilors Chris Straw and Valerie Randall in the oath of office prior to the council meeting Monday minutes before she swore in Hope Straw and Mohamma More...

Town sets 2019 budget schedule

CAPE ELIZABETH – Fiscal year 2019 budget deliberations won’t begin in earnest until early next year, but the town council this week released the schedule for how the process could play out.  More...