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‘Disorderly houses’ rule revised

SOUTH PORTLAND — One spillover of the month’s-long debate in South Portland over short-term rentals has been the question of so-called disorderly homes. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

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

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...

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...

School safety at forefront

CAPE ELIZABETH - Residents, parents and teachers were invited to participate in conversations about school safety at the Cape Elizabeth School Board Workshop, held Tuesday, March 6 at Cape Elizabeth High School. More...

It starts at home

About 50 students and faculty members at the Southern Maine Community College campus in South Portland participated in a sunset candlelight vigil March 1 in honor of the 17 people killed in the Feb. More...

Letters

Let’s embrace tourists, short-term rentals

To the editor:   As the short-term rental debate flows, with a petition circulating to require the South Portland city council to reconsider its decision about the drastic change it made in home owners’ abilities to rent their homes to vis More...

It’s political caucus time again in Maine

To the editor:   More...

How do you define a bully?

To the editor:   Two weeks ago, I submitted a letter in response to one scribed by Mr. Michael Pock.  Then, last week, a letter was posted describing me as a “bully” for my rebuttal’s less than respectful tone. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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