February 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

Civic Center: Renovated and ready

First up for refurbished facility? Garden show, then high school basketball

PORTLAND — Scarborough resident Neal Pratt has waited a long time for a new and improved Cumberland County Civic Center.  Now, as a two-year, $33 million renovation plan wraps up this month, Pratt’s dream is becoming a reality.  More...

Facilities committee plans school survey

Purpose is to gauge public interest in closing an elementary school

KENNEBUNK — In addition to approving the proposed 2015 school budget at the Facilities Committee meeting on Feb. More...

Show time

Kennebunk High School has announced show times for its spring musical, “The Drowsy Chaperone,” at Economos Auditorium. Show dates are 7 p.m. Feb. More...

Goose Rocks issue still alive

Town to file motion asking court to reconsider

KENNEBUNKPORT — The board of Selectmen met in executive session last Tuesday, Feb. 11 and decided to file a motion to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court to reconsider its recent Goose Rocks Beach ruling.  More...

Historic districts on tap for Arundel?

Comprehensive Plan Committee to look into the ‘recognition of areas ... of historic significance’

ARUNDEL — The Comprehensive Plan Committee Wednesday, Feb. 12 agreed to begin research into creating possible historic districts in Arundel.  More...

Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Money and movie stars

Maine desperately wants to be cool.  Not clueless cool like “Portlandia,” the TV series about the other Portland. Not phony, bad-boy cool like the recently delinquentized Justin Bieber. More...

Letters

What conservatives really want for RSU 21

To the editor:   Despite the Johnny-come-lately attempts by conservatives to identify with our students and their needs, it is difficult to take them seriously.  More...

Democrats prepare for March 2 caucus

To the editor:   On March 2, Democrats throughout York County will caucus. Any registered Democrat, anyone not enrolled in another party and anyone who will turn 18 by Election Day (Nov. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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