February 9, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Fighting for air

Waiting to take their turn at climbing 82 flights of stairs at the 1 Boston Place high-rise during the annual Fight for Air Climb, held Saturday, Feb. More...

State: Stink bugs are on the rise in Maine

BIDDEFORD/SACO – An invasive species that first came to the United States about 20 years ago now has a well-documented presence in southern Maine, but is still most likely a few years away from being a serious threat.  More...

Learn about cemeteries

The South Portland Public Library’s Genealogy Group will host a presentation on stone symbolism in cemeteries of New England 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. More...

A Window on the Past

That time Paul Newman came to town

You don’t have to be an insane car nut like me to enjoy this story, but I must tell you that I got goosebumps when I watched a show called “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” and heard this story related to South Portland. More...

City clamps down on short-term rentals

SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland City Council capped off a seven-hour session Tuesday, Feb. 6 by clamping down on shortterm rentals.  By the time the unanimous vote came down at 1 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. More...

Clarification

An article in last week’s Sentry, titled, “City signals ban on most short-term rentals,” quoted South Portland resident John Murphy saying City Councilor Claude Morgan, who represents his district, had never returned his emails on t More...

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Maine

The brown marmorated stink bug is an invasive species that can be easily confused with several different native bugs. More...

South Portland AD certified

The National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association announced that Todd Livingston, athletic administrator at South Portland High School, has been recognized by the association as a Certified Master Athletic Administrator.  More...