May 4, 2018 RSS feed / Community

In the Know

PERMITS – The town received 112 applications for 32 spaces on the Great Pond boat-storage racks for the 2018 season.  Permits for the 32 available slots were awarded by lottery after a drawing on March 15 at the Assessing/Codes/Planning of More...

Church, Scouts celebrate 100 years

Peoples Methodist Episcopal Church of Ferry Village began sponsoring Boy Scout Troop 3 of the South Portland District and received a charter on May 6, 1918 and with the help of present troop leaders, will close out the first 100 years of sponsorship More...

A Window on the Past

Society researches history of South Portland PD

As mentioned briefly in last week’s column, the South Portland Historical Society has been actively researching the history of South Portland Police Department. More...

Cape Elizabeth student named scholar

Grace Roberts, a graduating senior at Cape Elizabeth High School, has been named one of 630 semifinalists in the 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The semifinalists were selected from nearly 5,300 candidates expected to graduate from U.S. More...

South Portland crime continues downward trend

SOUTH PORTLAND — For the fourth year in a row, crime is trending downward in South Portland, with total incidents in 2017 down 6.7 percent from the year before.  That’s the conclusion of a 14-page report from the Office of Profession More...

SUMMER CAMP GUIDE 2018

Fournier’s Martial Arts Summer Camp  PARENTS THIS SUMMER...    The Ecology School   More...

Fundraising bibs available

Runners still looking for a spot at the start line of the sold-out TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race can secure a bib from WinterKids, the race’s 2018 race beneficiary, in exchange for fundraising.  More...