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  • Commencement 2011: Scarborough High School

    Like red birds released from a cage, mortar boards fly into the air above the Cumberland County Civic Center stage in Portland as the Scarborough High School Class of 2011 graduates on Sunday, June 12.

  • Spring Point Light begins open houses

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse will be open to the public on June 18 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and each Saturday through Labor Day. The lighthouse will also open Sundays, starting July 3. Spring Point Ledge is home to America's only known publicly accessible caiss...

  • Thumbs up for Cape Elizabeth grads

    Graduating seniors wait in a hall before marching into the gym at Cape Elizabeth High School on Sunday, June 12, for commencement. The ceremony had been scheduled for Fort Williams Park, but weather forced things indoors.

  • Commencement 2011: Morse High School

    A very happy Jonathan James Lugay receives his Morse High School diploma from Primcipal Peter Kahl, left, and RSU 1 Superintendent William Shuttleworth.

  • Scarborough approves parking, property deals with Higgins Beach Inn

    SCARBOROUGH — Though questions were raised about whether residents were getting a fair shake, councilors on Friday approved a handful of parking and lease deals between the town and the Higgins Beach Inn. The first deal outlined a plan for the inn to lease a small cottage at 41 Ocean...

  • Packed house for Greely grads

    The Greely High School gymnasium in Cumberland was packed with family and friends of the Class of 2011 at commencement on Sunday, June 12.

  • Cape Elizabeth panel seeks bids for open space analysis

    CAPE ELIZABETH — An ad hoc committee formed last December to conduct a comprehensive review of the town's open space is soliciting proposals for an analysis of the costs and benefits of housing growth and development versus open space preservation. The

  • Final bus ride for Falmouth's Class of 2011

    Falmouth seniors arrive at Merrill Auditorium in Portland on Sunday morning for commencement and hurry to get inside because of the rain and wind outside.

  • Capturing commencement in Freeport

    Graduation preparation on Sunday included plenty of opportunities for photographic keepsakes for the Class of 2011 at Freeport High School.

  • Supporters hope farmers' market revitalizes South Portland neighborhood

    SOUTH PORTLAND — After languishing in logistic limbo for more than five years, a South Portland farmers' market is closer to reality than ever. City councilors recently approved changes to zoning and licensing rules to establish a market at Thomas Knight Park. They also struc...