March 9, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Coming together

Left, Olive Hight, 19, of Biddeford, in front, was one of about 50 students and faculty members at the Southern Maine Community College campus in South Portland to participate in a sunset candlelight More...

Cape Town Council workshops possible Robinson woods additions

CAPE ELIZABETH – The Cape Elizabeth Town Council held a workshop Monday, March 5 where they discussed a proposal from the Cape Elizabeth Land Trust with about the possible purchase of new land and expansion of the Robinson Woods Preserve.  More...

SMCC to hold open houses

Southern Maine Community College will hold open houses this spring at its South Portland Campus and its Midcoast Campus in Brunswick for prospective and accepted students, families and anyone with an interest in SMCC.  More...

Chef at inn heads to Beard House

Andrew Chadwick, executive chef at Sea Glass restaurant at Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth, brings his passion, culinary talent and Maine made menu to the James Beard House in New York April 5. More...

Businessman to build heroes wall

Derek Volk, the president of Volk Packaging Corporation, is committing the resources and space necessary to build the Volk Packaging Heroes Wall. More...

Petition circulates to undo city’s new rental rules

SOUTH PORTLAND — Just one week after the South Portland City Council adopted new rules that curtail the ability of most homeowners to rent out rooms and living units for periods of less than 30 days, a petition has been taken out to undo those More...

‘Landmark’ city business looks to expand

SOUTH PORTLAND — The city council has granted an initial green light to expansion of the H. B. Fleming property, located at 89 Pleasant St.  More...

In the Know

Zone change approved – At its March 6 meeting, the South Portland City Council voted unanimously to move a lot at 780 Broadway from the city’s Residential G zone into the neighboring Limited Business District. More...

Pharmacy to partner with CVS

The University of New England College of Pharmacy has joined CVS Health to offer a residency training program in specialty pharmacy. More...

A Window on the Past

A South Portland tale: The cobbler’s shoes

I stepped through the door of the shoe shop on Fickett Street and imagined a time warp had cast me back to the early 1900s. More...