September 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In the News

Police Notes

Sept. 6 Christopher Duncan Griffiths, 48, of Congress Street in Portland, was arrested at 12:25 p.m. on Gorham Road and charged with operating while under the influence (alcohol, one prior). More...

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House numbers assist first responders

When first responders are called to your home or business for a police, fire, or medical emergency, time is often of the essence. More...

Neighbors

Cooking on Purpose

Apples, it’s what’s for lunch (and dinner)

I love apples. My favorite season is autumn and one of the reasons is the apples are so fresh, juicy and crisp. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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Coordination of food efforts sought

For the last few years, the Scarborough School District has been coming together for a Community Dialogue to hash out ways to improve issues facing the schools. More...

Community News

Is a return to village feel in Dunstan’s future?

Scarborough was founded in 1658 and Dunstan Corner quickly emerged in the center of Scarborough as residents and businesses began settling in the burgeoning village. More...

School board lays out 2016-17 objectives

Some of the goals are familiar, some are new to the district

With the school year up and running, board of education members took some time last week to draft a list of goals they would like to accomplish in the 2016-2017 school year. More...

Ketcha crafts

Jennifer Nielsen, owner of Jennifer Nielsen Hand-Crafted Jewelry, talks to potential customers at the seventh annual Scarborough Fine Craft Show Saturday, Sept. More...

Letters

Candidate will bring bipartisan solutions to Augusta

To the editor: I believe I can speak for many people in this district when I say that we need to elect someone with real life experience, innovative thinking, and bipartisan solutions for State Senate District 30 covering Scarborough, Gorham and par More...

Candidate has track record in education and environment

To the editor: I’m supporting Theo Kalikow in the House District 29 contest because of her track record in education, environmental protection and her support for progressive values. More...

Candidate is dedicated public servant, sees both sides of issues

To the editor, I had the pleasure of working with Bill Donovan for two years on the Scarborough Town Council and found him to be a dedicated public servant. More...