The South Portland Sentry

Church to celebrate homecoming

The Cape Elizabeth Church of the Nazarene will celebrate its annual homecoming weekend Saturday, Sept. 19 and Sunday, Sept. 20.

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Things to Do

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‘Drive Electric Day’ slated Sept. 13 in South Portland

This year’s free, National Drive Electric Week plug-in vehicle expo happens noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13 at South Portland Community Center, 21 Nelson Road, South Portland.

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A Window on the Past

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By Kathryn DiPhilippo
South Portland Historical Society

South Portland Historical Society has received two grants to help

Sustainable SoPo

The EPA estimates that the average person throws away 70 pounds of clothing per year, and according to www.smartasn.org, only 15 percent of that gets donated or recycled. That’s around 4 ½ pounds per person/year that stays out of the trash. The other 65 ½ pounds gets hauled away.

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MySuccess students benefit from program

More than three dozen recent graduates from Portland public schools are taking part in a program at Southern Maine Community College that increases student success by improving academic preparedness, building life and academic skills, and providing a support system to graduation.

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MySuccess students benefit from program

More than three dozen recent graduates from Portland public schools are taking part in a program at Southern Maine Community College that increases student success by improving academic preparedness, building life and academic skills, and providing a support system to graduation.

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Rotary makes second van possible for club

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The Rotary Club of South Portland Sunrise recently raised more than $20,000 to purchase a new 12-passenger van for Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine’s South Portland Clubhouse.

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In the News

Compiled by
Staff Writer Duke Harrington

Council seeks public input

The Cape Elizabeth Town Council is soliciting public input on how it prioritizes the work it does, and how it should in the future.

Cape event includes variety of activities

Join Kelly Anchors, certified yoga instructor and tennis professional, and Holly Twining, founder of Maine Yoga Adventures, for a journey in southern Maine to be held 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 at Fort Williams in Cape Elizabeth.

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