April 13, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

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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

Health & Medical

TOTAL well-being

APRIL is... Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month

Parkinson’s disease: Recognize early onset symptoms Parkinson’s disease is a neurological movement disorder. More...



A front-page article in the April 6 Sentry entitled, “Help wanted: New group seeks to save open spaces,” contained an error. According to Open Space Committee Chairman Barbara Dee, Terrance J. More...

Representative to run for Congress

BIDDEFORD – Local Independent legislator Marty Grohman has announced his candidacy as U.S. Representative for Maine’s 1st Congressional District. More...

Residents get by with a little help from ministry

The memory is etched into my mind along with my baby’s milestones, but it is of a very different nature. I was driving along and skidded on a wet road as I approached a traffic light. More...

Residential farm animals

Idea advances at city council level

SOUTH PORTLAND — A proposal to let landowners keep farm animals in a South Portland residential zone has cleared its first hurdle, although it has a ways to go before being codified into law. More...

Grants given

SOUTH PORTLAND — The city council has distributed its Community Development Block Grant dollars and, as always, there are winners and losers. Or, more correctly, those who get and those who get not.  More...


Let’s work together

To the editor: On April 3, South Portland repealed two ordinances regarding short-term rentals. After a referendum petition was certified by the clerk More...

Check facts

To the editor: Having lived in South Portland my entire life, I have observed an uncivil trend developing within our residents More...

Embrace sustainability plan

To the editor: It was disheartening to read two letters in the Sentry critical of South Portland’s efforts to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels More...

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...