April 13, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Correction

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...

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...

Dave Mallett to perform

Meetinghouse Concerts brings Dave Mallett and his band to perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28 at First Congregational Church, 301 Cottage Road, in South Portland.  More...

Zimbabwean music featured

Start off spring with style at the next After Hours concert with The Maine Marimba Ensemble, a Zimbabwean-style marimba band, which will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 14 at South Portland Public Library’s main location.  More...

Wellness event to be held April 21

Local health practitioners and students of the UNE osteopathic medicine program the greater Biddeford and Saco community to attend the “Thrive” wellness symposium 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 21 inside the Pepperell Mill Campus. More...

Retreats to be held at Marie Joseph

“Experiencing the Peace and Freedom of Forgiveness” will be held May 4-6 with Michele DeSimone at Marie Joseph Spiritual Center in Biddeford.  More...

Cribbage masters

The bimonthly South Portland Housing Authority seniors cribbage tournament is not limited to those who live in housing authority homes, and not necessarily to seniors alone.  If you or your agency would like to participate in the next round, con 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...

Maintenance flushing to occur

Water main maintenance began in South Portland recently and will continue in South Portland and Westbrook during the next several months. Maintenance flushing activities occur during normal business hours, 7 a.m. More...

Guest artist to visit library

Illustrator Jamie Hogan will visit South Portland Public Library’s main location at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 28. More...

Earth Day clean up to be held

South Portland Land Trust will hold an Earth Day citywide litter clean up 8:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, at Mill Creek Park, opposite Hannaford.  More...

Learn about college admissions process

An Inside Look at the College Admissions Process  “How to colleges really choose students? – an inside look at the college admissions process,” will be held at 6:30 p.m. More...

Area Rotary Club donates to Cape, South Portland libraries

The Rotary Club of South Portland/ Cape Elizabeth has donated $1,750 to two public libraries for youth literacy programs. The club began this ongoing program in 2007.  More...

A Window on the Past

Civic (Center) duty

My thanks to Sue Ellen Tupper of South Portland who provided the South Portland Historical Society with photos taken by her dad when he worked at Megquier & Jones. The photos will become an important part of our collection.  More...