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  • South Portland renews concern about contamination from dry cleaner

    SOUTH PORTLAND — For at least 25 years, a harmful chemical has existed in soil beneath and air around Pratt-Abbott Cleaners at Broadway and Cottage Road. The Maine Department of Environmental Protection recorded tetrachloroethylene contamination in the late 1980s and again in 20...

  • Scarborough School Board members urge defeat of revised budget

    SCARBOROUGH — The School Board finance committee, taking direction from the Town Council, eliminated $500,000 in a revised School Department budget proposal that goes to voters July 7. Board members said the reduction will cripple clubs, sports and after-school activities. ...

  • Cape Family Fun Day

    Ted Smith's dog unexpectedly leaps up to paint his cheek with a kiss as Smith prepares to decorate 10-year-old Brooke Cottrell's face at the annual Cape Family Fun Day on June 12 at Fort Williams Park in Cape Elizabeth.

  • Scarborough High School commencement

    Kathleen O'Donnell adjusts Julie Seidel's graduation cap outside the Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland on June 13. The largest class in Scarborough High School history graduated at the packed auditorium in an emotional ceremony that lasted into the evening.

  • Mt. Ararat High School commencement

    Members of the Class of 2010 applaud during commencement exercises at Mt. Ararat High School in Topsham on June 13.

  • Morse High School commencement

    School spirit on display at the Morse High School graduation in Bath on June 13.

  • Cape Elizabeth Conservation Commission starts work on land management plan

    CAPE ELIZABETH — The Conservation Commission has started working on a land management plan to identify, maintain and classify the nearly 10 percent of town ac...

  • Scarborough council considers changes to Cabela's plaza, Haigis Parkway intersection

    SCARBOROUGH — New businesses, restaurants and a hotel proposed for the Cabela's plaza got one step closer to reality during a Town Council meeting June 16. The council held a public hearing and general discussion on a fifth amendment to the contract zoning agreement regulating the Ca...

  • Peonies in bloom in Falmouth

    Jane Campbell takes her lunch break at the peony garden at the Gilsland Farm Audubon Center in Falmouth, where a variety of the flowers are in bloom. The plants are the legacy of conservationist David Moulton, who collected more than 200 varieties during the first half of the 20th century.

  • Scarborough High School gets new principal; School Board seeks facilities advice

    SCARBOROUGH — The School Board unanimously approved a contract for new high school Principal Dean Auriemma at its last meeting. Auriemma will replace Patricia Conant, whose contract was not renewed after the board met to discuss the issue in an executive session in February. Conant c...