March 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Trust celebrates 40 years of conservation

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.”  These familiar words from Margaret Mead ring especially true as Scarborough Land Trust celebrat More...

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Textile Day

Lynn Whitling, of Standish, spins yarn Saturday, March 18 during Scarborough Public Library’s Textile Day, a celebration of fiber and textile art and artists in the area. More...

Gateway Commons won’t include affordable housing

Council OKs contract zone amendment, requires $700,000 payment to town’s housing initiative

The Residences at Gateway Commons, a proposed 288- unit luxury apartment complex planned for 239 Payne Road, won’t have any affordable housing units and it will cost developers as a result.  More...

Community News

Winter storms keep crews clearing the way

While many residents in Scarborough quickly grew tired of the snow Mother Nature threw at them this winter, especially over the past two months, it was just another Maine winter for the Department of Public Works.  More...

New diploma requirements put in place

Proficiency-based requirements begin with class of 2021

Earning a diploma in Scarborough will be a little different when current eighth-graders enter the high school next year. More...

My hometown

The Scarborough High School cafeteria was transformed during the school’s Vintage and Antiques Show and Sale. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Leader accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@scarboroughleader.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...