The South Portland Sentry

Things to Do

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Things to Do

The Sentry accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@inthesentry.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. Listings also may be mailed to: The Sentry, 1 York St., P.O. Box 1894, Biddeford, ME 04005.

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A Window on the Past

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By Craig H.

Forum not going to be aired on public access

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By Molly Lovell-Keely
Managing Editor

BIDDEFORD – State Sen.

TOTAL Well-Being

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Exercise benefits the brain, too

NYC firefighter visits South Portland

New York City Fire Department Battalion Commander John Martorana from the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, an organization begun in memory of a fallen 9/11 firefighter, visited Jim Higgins at Higgins Carpet One in South Portland on May 6, to thank the business for its support of the foundation’s Building for America’s Bravest program.

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SPHS students perform at All State Festival

South Portland High School was well-represented by the following music students at the recent All State Music Festival, hosted by the University of Southern Maine’s School of Music from May 14-16.

Accepted into the All State Band were seniors Cole Lemelin, bass clarinet; Richard Luther, clarinet; Alex Quinn, trumpet; and sophomore Owen Doane, trombone.

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Learn Chebeague Island history at talk

Donna Damon of Chebeague Island will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Greater Portland Chapter of the Maine Genealogical Society at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, June 6, at LDS Church, 29 Ocean House Road in Cape Elizabeth.

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School offers workforce training this summer

Southern Maine Community College will offer welding courses beginning in June in its commitment to provide workforce development training to meet the needs of Maine businesses.

The SMCC Business and Community Partnerships Department will offer a 12-week aluminum welding course beginning June 2 and an introduction to welding course beginning later in June.

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In the News

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City official applies for job next door

A source on the South Portland City Council has let slip that Assistant City Manager Jon Jennings is one of three finalists for the top city job across the Fore River, in Portland.