April 6, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

City reverses course on rental rules

SOUTH PORTLAND — New rules governing so-called short-term rentals in South Portland are no more following a unanimous vote by the city council Tuesday, April 3. 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



With 15 of 21 seats on South Portland’s new Open Space Planning Committee filled by residents who live on the east side of the city, the final six slots have all been reserved for those who live on the west side.  More...

Library to celebrate poets

The South Portland Public Library will celebrate National Poetry Month in April by hosting an Author Talk program that features four local poets: Marcia F. Brown, Jeri Theriault, Pam Burr Smith and Jodi Paloni. More...

Class of 1958 to hold reunion

The South Portland High School class of 1958 will hold its 60th reunion Saturday, July 14 at the Maine Military Museum, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Cost is $20 per person for food, BYOB.  Send money to Ms. More...

Visitors to fort could have to pay to park

CAPE ELIZABETH – The tide may be turning on local attitudes toward free parking at Fort Williams Park, leading to possible changes down the road. More...

New Reader

Addie, age 5, daughter of South Portland resident Nikki Anastasio Dube, is all smiles upon receiving her first library card and the free book tote that went along with it, March 28 at the main branch More...


City’s joint plan is no plan at all

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Do better, stop idling

To the editor:   I was happy to read in the March 30 issue that South Portland is working on a climate action plan. Climate change is an important topic on which the city needs to be a leader.  More...

Just one request for city of South Portland

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Things to Do

Things to Do

The Sentry accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@inthesentry.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...