December 2, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Nov. 12   Jeffrey Joseph Coro, 56, of Portland Street in Portland, was arrested at 7:50 p.m. on Matthew Way and charged with obstructing report of a crime.  More...

In the Know

Scarborough police are focused on distracted drivers

The Scarborough Police Department is committed to ensuring that motorists traveling on the roads of Scarborough can do so in the safest manner possible.  More...

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Obituaries

James McGuire

James F. McGuire, 95, of Scarborough, went home to be with his Lord on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, in Scarborough.  James was born in South Pittsburg, Tennessee, the son of William F. and Sally Kate (Thomas) McGuire.  More...

Garden of learning

Wentworth School project on its way to becoming an outdoor classroom

Wentworth School was built and opened in 2014 to give third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students a better learning environment, but also to provide some community space for the public to use.  More...

Community News

Protection of Red Brook is board’s priority

The town has, in recent years, spent a lot of time and resources to revive the Red Brook watershed, an urban impaired stream that crosses through a section of Scarborough by Running Hill Road and members of the planning board want to make sure a subd More...

Community Thanksgiving

The inaugural Community Thanksgiving Dinner, held Thanksgiving Day, attracted 175 residents who celebrated at Wentworth School. More...

News Briefs

Restaurant plan delayed, given 12-month extension The Eight Corners area of Scarborough is set to get a new restaurant on Mussey Road, just not as quickly as originally proposed. More...

Letters

Papers protecting former probate judge

To the editor:   As if local news coverage of York County’s local election wasn’t bad enough, (Mainely Media) saw fit to add insult to injury by posting yet another letter to the editor from the former probate judge, Robert Nadeau (N More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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