Current Best of Best 2016 Winners


Congratulations to the winners of Current’s BEST OF BEST!! Below is a list of the winners and the top three rankings in each category.

ANTIQUES

Centervale Farm Antiques

200 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-3443

Centervale Farm Antiques offers an extensive display of fine antiques and collectibles. Featuring substantial quantities of fine furniture, paintings, prints and antique frames,it also has glass, china, silver, pewter, stoneware, advertising tins, pottery, sports memorabilia, ship models, jewelry, clocks and more. Learn more at www.centervale.com. The store is open Thursday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cherished Possessions

185 Cottage Road, South Portland, 799-3990

Recycling treasures since 1986, Cherished Possessions is a supplier of high-quality consigned home furnishings, antiques, art and jewelry. The eclectic inventory is constantly changing with all things unique, aesthetic and functional – at great values. Search items online atwww.cherishedpossessions.com. Open seven days, Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday noon-5 p.m.

AUTO DEALER

Pape Chevrolet

425 Westbrook St., South Portland,
800-607-2996

Check out the large inventory at Pape Chevrolet. This Chevy car dealership has the new Chevy Equinox, Tahoe and Traverse. Not looking for a crossover or SUV? Then come view the Chevy Camaro, Impala and Cruze. Pape Chevrolet also stocks a wide selection of certified pre-owned vehicles. To get quick price quotes, go to www.papechevrolet.com. Sales hours are Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

 

Yankee Ford

165 Waterman Drive, South Portland, 877-331-3602

Yankee Ford South Portland is a full-service dealership offering new and used vehicle sales, a top-of-the-line body shop for all makes of vehicles, and a knowledgeable parts department. Its pricing is always competitive, and it strives to provide the best service at the best price. Browse the inventory atwww.yankeeford.com. Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Prime Motor Cars

137 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
855-328-9697

Prime Motor Cars in Scarborough offers a full lineup of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars for sale. This dealership has a large inventory of used vehicles and certified used Mercedes-Benz vehicles backed by a factory warranty. It’s equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and staffed by expert technicians. Find the perfect new or pre-owned vehicle online at www.primemotorcars.com. Hours are Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

AUTO MECHANIC

Duval’s Service Center

20 Park Ave., South Portland, 799-7314

Duval’s Service Center has been providing trusted auto service and tires to customers in the Greater Portland area, and beyond, since 1985. Auto repairs include brakes, belts and hoses, oil changes, transmission work, glass repair, painting and auto body service. It offers competitively priced tires from name brands. Check out the full list of services at www.duvals.com. Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

 

Scarboro Muffler Center

191 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-9222

Family owned and operated since 1981, Scarboro Muffler Center Inc. specializes in complete automotive and truck repair for foreign and domestic vehicles, including exhaust systems, computerized vehicle diagnostics, fleet service and towing. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

 

BANK/CREDIT UNION

Town & Country Federal Credit Union

557 Main St., South Portland,
773-5656

170 Ocean St., South Portland,
767-7419

257 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-7751

Town & Country Federal Credit Union, founded in 1953, is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative. By putting its members first and keeping its deposits in Maine, Town & Country remains financially strong and secure. See www.tcfcu.com for more information. Lobby hours are Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 8:30 a.m.-noon.

 

TD Bank

4 Hannaford Drive, Scarborough,
883-5509

250 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 774-7675

9 Market St., South Portland, 767-5573

Whether you’re looking to grow your wealth, protect yourself and your family, or lay the groundwork for a secure retirement, TD Bank and its affiliates can help you get you on the right track and keep you there for years to come. TD Bank works hard to create the best experience for its customers. They’re open early, open late, and they’re even open on weekends. For online banking, go to www.tdbank.com.

 

Biddeford Savings Bank

206 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-3004

Biddeford Savings is a mutual bank, so they do things a little differently. From checking and savings accounts that do not include minimum balances or monthly service charges, to free global ATMs, free Bill Pay, free telephone online personal banking and much more, they are pleased to offer a full range of options. Lobby hours are Monday-Wednesday 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-noon.

BOOKSTORE

Books-A-Million

430 Gorham Road, South Portland, 253-5587

Books-A-Million provides an expansive selection of books, magazines, bargain books, collectible supplies, toys, technology and gift departments, as well as special category shops within the store. Fill up your shopping cart online at www.booksamillion.com. The store is open Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

 

Nonesuch Books and Cards

Mill Creek Shopping Center,
50 Market St., South Portland, 799-2659

Having opened in 2000, Nonesuch Books and Cards is an independently owned and operated bookstore selling bestsellers and new releases by local authors. It also offers a used book department, a large children’s area, plus greeting cards and gifts. Check the list of services atwww.nonesuchbooks.com. The store is open Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

 

Bull Moose

456 Payne Road, Scarborough,
885-9553

219 Waterman Drive, South Portland, 347-2400

A locally owned store with a mission to make entertainment affordable, Bull Moose sells new and pre-owned books, comics, music, movies, video games and other inexpensive fun stuff. Go to www.bullmoose.com for online ordering. Store hours: 9 a.m.-11 p.m. daily, staying open until just after midnight on Mondays to sell Tuesday’s new releases.

 

BREAKFAST

The Egg & I

183 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
730-7215

Start your morning off right with a delicious breakfast at The Egg & I. Favorites include Benedicts, omelets, waffles, pancakes, skillets and hashes. It also offers gourmet coffee and 100 percent pure, squeezed orange juice. Download the menu at www.theeggandirestaurants.com. The restaurant is open daily 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

 

IHOP

195 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 774-7475

IHOP is your breakfast place with the kind of special touches and fun twists you can’t get anywhere else. For more than 50 years, the IHOP family restaurant chain has served their world-famous pancakes and a wide variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner items with warm and friendly service. Go towww.ihop.com for more information. Hours are Sunday-Thursday 6 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 6 a.m.-10 p.m.

 

Mister Bagel

172 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-0070

350 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 219-8092

220 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 773-3238

Mill Creek Shopping Center,
South Portland, 767-4756

Some of the breakfast menu items at Mister Bagel include muffins, pastries, breakfast sandwiches and burritos, parfaits, fruit salad and award-winning bagels. Mister Bagel remains true to its core beliefs – a delicious product with no additives, made right here in Maine.

CAR WASH

Jiffy Car Wash & Detail Center

396 Main St., South Portland, 772-4423

Washing your car by hand can take a lot of time and effort. There’s also a good chance it won’t get as clean as a professional car wash can get it. Jiffy Car Wash & Detail Center provides a variety of car wash packages to suit your needs and your budget as well. Check www.jiffycarwash.com for detailing packages and prices. Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sparkle Clean Car Wash

285 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
885-8811

Sparkle Clean Car Wash is the town’s only full-service soft cloth car wash offering complete interior and exterior auto cleaning and detailing. The facility features an environmentally friendly, state-of-the-art washing process. See www.sparklecleancarwash.com for additional services. Weather permitting, hours are Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Scarborough Car Wash

Oak Hill Plaza, Scarborough, 883-1423

Scarborough Car Wash has self-serve washing bays and an automatic touch-free wash, as well as self-serve vacuums. It also offers professional detailing by appointment and has been in business for 17 years. Open 24 hours.

CATERER

Mister Bagel

172 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-0070

350 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 219-8092

220 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 773-3238

Mill Creek Shopping Center,
South Portland, 767-4756

As a full-service deli, Mister Bagel shops feature house roasted turkey, fresh kosher style meats and deli salads, garden salads, soups and many specialty items. All of their in-house items, both breakfast and lunch, can be put together to provide their customers with fantastic catering for any type or size of function.

Al’s of Scarborough

139 Pleasant Hill Road,
Scarborough, 883-3322

Catering is a large part of their business at Al’s of Scarborough, offering a wide range of foods from lobster rolls to hot turkey dinners. Both small groups and large functions can be served. “Drop off” catering is offered, where Al’s will prepare the order and deliver it without staying to serve it, providing significant savings to the customer. This arrangement is ideal for companies. Al’s can fit the budget you’re looking for. Visit www.alsofscarborough.com.

 

 

CHIROPRACTOR

South Portland Chiropractic – Dr Gary Smart

597 Main St., South Portland, 774-7242

Dr. Gary Smart, a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic, has been providing exceptional chiropractic care to South Portland for more than 33 years. As a longtime coach, Dr. Gary has a keen interest in sports injuries and fitness. Acute care is offered for musculoskeletal conditions, including low back pain, neck pain, headaches, shoulders, knees, elbows, wrists, ankles and more.

 

Scarborough Family Chiropractic Associates

144 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
885-9415

Scarborough Family Chiropractic Associates was founded in 1997 by Dr. Stuart Cayer with a vision to deliver effective, natural health care to the whole family, from infants to the elderly, by concentrating on education, convenience and results. The website is www.scarboroughfamilychiro.com. Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 2:30-5:30 p.m.

 

(TIE) Cape Chiropractic and Acupuncture

2 Davis Point Lane, Suite 1B,
Cape Elizabeth, 799-9950

Cape Chiropractic and Acupuncture is dedicated to targeting your unique needs by implementing safe, natural, drug-free prevention and wellness care. Each patient will receive education and guidance about the body’s own innate healing capacity to reach their highest level of health. For office hours, seewww.capechiroacu.com.

 

(TIE) Lynch Chiropractic Arts Center

1200 Broadway, South Portland,
799-2263

Moving toward a drug-free society, increasing numbers of Americans are seeking chiropractic care as an effective alternative to prescription-based treatment. The Lynch Chiropractic Arts Center, headed up by Robert P. Lynch Jr., D.C., is a full-service, holistic health care facility, specifically designed for chiropractic treatment. For a list of services, see www.drlynch.com.

 

COFFEE SHOP

(TIE) Scarborough Grounds Café & Eatery

264 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
289-1100

This family-owned, independent café and eatery serves high-quality coffee, espresso, sandwiches, salads, soups and baked goods – all prepared fresh and on site. The shop also offers free WiFi and a drive-through window. Go online at www.scarboroughgrounds.com to view its menu. Hours are Monday-Friday 6 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-2 p.m.

(TIE) Starbucks

Maine Mall, 364 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 761-0429

Inside Target, 200 Running Hill Road, South Portland, 871-1156

Route 1 and Hannaford Drive, 210 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-2980

At Starbucks, they travel the world in search of great coffee. Each of these small-lot coffees has its own story to tell, and their coffee masters meticulously develop a signature roast for every one of them. Use Starbucks Coffee Finder online to discover the flavor you’ll love at www.starbucks.com.

Dunkin’ Donuts

617 Broadway, South Portland,
799-0400

325 Gorham Road, South Portland, 874-9600

633 Main St., South Portland,
775-3637

446 Western Ave., South Portland,
253-8059

196 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-6262

91 County Road, Scarborough,
839-9444

613 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
219-8208

Inside Walmart, 500 Gallery Boulevard, Scarborough, 883-3293

284 Payne Road, Scarborough,
883-1645

Dunkin’ Donuts is America’s favorite everyday, all-day stop for coffee and baked goods. The outlets sell 52 varieties of doughnuts and more than a dozen coffee beverages, as well as an array of bagels, breakfast sandwiches and other baked goods. All stores are open seven days a week. Checkwww.dunkindonuts.com for hours.

St Joe’s Café

220 Gorham Road, Scarborough,
883-8835

The highly skilled baristas at St. Joe’s Café deliver an exceptional beverage using only superior quality, 100 percent Arabica, freshly roasted coffee. As a responsible member of their community, it is the cafe’s goal to minimize its impact on the environment by offering certified organic coffees. Log on towww.stjoescafe.com for the full menu. Open Monday-Saturday 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

COMPUTER SERVICE/RETAILER

RC Williams
Computer Services

715 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
409-6785

Get complete business networking and computer sales, service and installation at R.C. Williams Computer Services. Their CompTAI certified technicians offer onsite and offsite computer repair, spyware and virus removal, computer tune up and upgrades, as well as other services. Go towww.rcwilliams207.com for more information.

Best Buy

Maine Mall, 364 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 791-8800

With more than 20 years of experience, the Geek Squad at Best Buy can handle just about any tech question or computer repair that comes their way. Rely on them to install, set up, protect, support and repair your PC, Mac or tablet. Store hours are Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

This Bleeping Computer

3 Coulthard Farms Road, Scarborough, 939-7554

Established in 2006, this Bleeping Computer provides IT services to many local businesses throughout southern Maine who have limited or no in-house technology experience. Their staff understands that making your computer equipment and network perform smoothly allows you to focus on your business and leave the IT work to them.

CONSIGNMENT/SECOND HAND SHOP

Shore Things

1232 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth,
799-3796

Shore Things offers women’s consignments, including quality clothing, shoes and accessories. They are also always looking for women’s handbags, chunky jewelry, Chico’s, Coldwater Creek, Talbots other high-end fashion brands; and, of course, those one-of-a-kind incredible finds. Seasonal consignments are taken until 4 p.m. daily. Hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday noon-4 p.m.

Lots for Tots

152 U.S. Route 1, Suite 9, Scarborough, 883-1100

Lots for Tots is a resale store for kids’ stuff. They pay cash for your gently used toys, clothes and equipment. With current styles in mind, in general they look for items purchased within the last five years. Walk-in selling Monday-Saturday 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Store hours: Monday-Saturday 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday noon-5 p.m.

Plato’s Closet

333 Clark’s Pond Parkway,
South Portland, 253-2070

Plato’s Closet buys and sells gently used clothes, shoes and accessories for teens and 20-somethings. They have all the hottest name brands and styles that you see at the malls at up to 70 percent less than the mall prices. They seek to consign brands such as American Eagle, Forever 21, Express, Roxy, Lucky and many more. Stop in Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday noon-5 p.m.

CONSTRUCTION/CONTRACTOR

Southern Maine Remodeling

32 Payne Road, Scarborough, 883-3929

Founded by certified remodeler Travis Blake, Southern Maine Remodeling aims to be the regional leader in professional remodeling. Their professionals are here for all transformations your home’s needs, inside and out. View photos of their work, be it additions, siding, kitchen and baths, atwww.southernmaineremodeling.com.

Risbara Bros Construction Co

197 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-5528

As a second generation, family-owned and operated business, Risbara Bros. Construction Co. has been building structures of distinction throughout southern Maine since 1968. The company specializes in the construction of new commercial and residential properties, renovation of existing properties, earthwork and site development. Go to www.risbara.com for details on specific construction services.

Purvis Home Improvement

Scarborough, 408-3057

Purvis Home Improvement is your local commercial and residential home improvement services company. Its professionals have the experience and attention to detail required to take care of any exterior home service and repair needs from windows and gutters to roofing and siding – all at competitive prices. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

CONVENIENCE STORE

1st Stop Convenience

85 County Road, Scarborough,
839-6201

1st Stop Convenience store has everything you desire including beer, soda, chips, steak and cheese subs, pizza, Italians, a variety of sandwiches, hot meals and burgers. Their breakfast sandwiches, breakfast pizza and hash browns are a great way to start your day.

Oak Hill Citgo

230 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-4222

When you visit Oak Hill Citgo to fuel up, grab a snack, a hot cup of coffee, some groceries, and your breakfast, lunch or dinner, you’re walking into a locally owned and operated business. Looking for great deals on gas or goods? Download their fuel rewards program – the Club CITGO mobile app – and start saving today. Hours are Monday-Saturday 5 a.m.-10 p.m., Sunday 6 a.m.-9 p.m.

8 Corners Market

49 Mussey Road, Scarborough,
883-9331

Pizza is a specialty at 8 Corners Market. Choose a 10-inch or 16-inch, or buy it by the slice. The market also features breakfast fare, steak sandwiches, hot dogs, burgers, tuna melts, calzones, Italians and much more. Store hours: Monday 5:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Tuesday-Friday 5:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

CURTAIN/WINDOW TREATMENTS

Curtain Call
Custom Window Designs

Scarborough, 885-5760

Curtain Call is ready to provide your home with custom window treatment in a shop-at-home format. Owner Bob Moses offers top-quality products at reasonable prices, as well as providing exemplary customer service in the form of extended product warranties. Free consultation and free installation. View the gallery at www.bobscurtaincall.com. By appointment only.

The Curtainshop of Maine

175 Western Ave., South Portland,
773-9635

The Curtainshop of Maine sells window treatments, fabric and bed and bath items, as well as home decorating accessories. It is dedicated to achieving the fine balance of supplying ready-made or custom-made window treatments, curtains, draperies and bed and bath items that reflect your unique tastes while maintaining a cost-effective budget. Store hours are Monday-Saturday 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

DANCE STUDIO

Scarborough Dance Center

26 Oak Hill Terrace, Scarborough,
883-4569

For more than 20 years, the Scarborough Dance Center has provided a fun learning environment while teaching the best in dance technique to ages 2 to 92. Their professional, loving staff welcomes all dancers, whether you’re a beginner, competitive or recreational dancer. They offer classes in ballet, tap, jazz, pointe, lyrical, hip hop, creative movement, Irish and modern. Go to  www.scarboroughdancecenter.com for more information.

Small Steps School of Dance

172 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
229-5138

Specifically designed for children 2 to 12, Small Steps teaches tap, jazz, hip-hop, ballet, lyrical and creative movement. At this dance studio, artistic director Betsy Daigle focuses on providing a fun, creative and relaxed environment for her students. The studio also includes a playroom to occupy siblings while dance class is going on. Go online to www.smallstepsdance.com for a class schedule and registration information.

Encore Dance Company

152 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
252-9229

Encore has exciting and educational classes to offer, as well as the area’s best new facility. The hardwood floor, fully mirrored wall, ballet barres, air conditioning and a sophisticated sound system make the studio a safe and well-equipped place to dance. Parents can keep in touch with their child’s progress while sitting in the comfortable waiting area looking through the viewing window. Visit www.encoredancemaine.com.

DAY CARE/CAMP

Toddle Inn Child Care

9 Lincoln Ave., Scarborough, 885-0848

57 Gary Maietta Parkway, South Portland, 799-3584

Toddle Inn, offering programs for infants through school-aged children, provides the highest quality and most convenient choice for child care in southern Maine. The flagship Toddle Inn facility in Scarborough includes a newly completed indoor heated pool. The South Portland facility has a gymnasium and library. You can download enrollment forms at www.toddleinn.com.

Camp Ketcha

336 Black Point Road, Scarborough, 883-8977

Camp Ketcha is a year-round charitable nonprofit organization serving the southern Maine community with programs in youth development, family enrichment and summer day camping. Their 107 acres of meadows, forests, streams and wetlands are essential to their mission. They strive to get children, youth and families outdoors to appreciate what nature has to offer. See www.campketcha.com for more details.

Sandpiper Children’s Center

Inside St. Nicholas Episcopal Church,
350 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-4625

Sandpiper Children’s Center offers an infant program, toddler program and a preschool. They also offer before- and after- school care for siblings. The primary focus is on the growth and development of the children in their care and forming a partnership with the parents to assist them in child raising. Sandpiper’s qualified staff will help your child prepare for their educational experience by tapping into their natural curiosity about the world around them.

DENTIST

Ravin Dental

40 Hannaford Drive, Scarborough, 883-7887

Operating in Scarborough for more than 20 years, Ravin Dental emphasizes preventive care and education to achieve optimal dental health. Headed up by Dr. Daniel Ravin, the staff focuses on thorough exams – checking the overall health of your teeth and gums, performing oral cancer exams and taking X-rays when necessary. Visit www.ravindental.com for more information. Office hours are Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Dr. Mark Diamond, DDS

500 Enterprise Drive, Scarborough, 883-4285

Dr. Mark Diamond and his staff specialize in preventive, restorative, cosmetic and implant dentistry. They offer bonding, bridges, crowns, implants, digital X-rays, examinations, fillings, professional cleaning, sealants, veneers and whitening. The doctor frequently attends courses and seminars to keep current with the latest advances in dentistry. Request an appointment at www.markdiamonddds.com. Office hours are Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Scarborough
Dental Associates

Oak Hill Professional Center, 243 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-8911

The doctors and support staff of Scarborough Dental Associates have been serving the town of Scarborough and neighboring communities for more than three decades. They provide patient-first comprehensive dental care for patients of all ages – children, adults and seniors. Meet the staff atwww.scarboroughdentalassociates.com.

DOCTOR/PEDIATRICIAN

Dr. Peter Amann

300 Professional Drive, Scarborough, 883-7926

A member of Maine Medical Partners, Peter G. Amann, M.D., practices at Scarborough Family Medicine, specializing in family medicine and research. He graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in 1999 and performed his residency at Maine Medical Center.

Dr. Craig Johnson

1226 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth,
799-4050

Craig E. Johnson, M.D., practices at Cape Elizabeth Family Medicine. Dr. Johnson graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School at Minneapolis in 1983. He is affiliated with Maine Medical Center. Office hours are Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

(TIE) Dr. Nicole Cherbuliez

300 Professional Drive, Scarborough, 883-7926

A member of Maine Medical Partners, Nicole Cherbuliez, M.D., practices at Scarborough Family Medicine, specializing in family medicine. She graduated from New York Medical College in 1995 and performed her residency University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers.

(TIE) Dr. Christopher Wellins

155 Spurwink Ave., Cape Elizabeth, 767-2174

A member of Maine Medical Partners, Christopher A. Wellins, M.D., practices at Cape Elizabeth Internal Medicine. He graduated from the University of Vermont College of Medicine in 1993 and performed his residency at Maine Medical Center.

ETHNIC RESTAURANT

(TIE) Imperial China Chinese Restaurant

220 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 774-4292

A cornerstone in the South Portland community, Imperial China Chinese Restaurant offers delicious dining and takeout. It is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on using only high-quality fresh ingredients. Hours are Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m.

(TIE) Jojo’s Thai Kitchen

183 US Route 1, Scarborough, 883-5625

Jojo’s Thai Kitchen was born out of the family’s desire to serve the community with uncompromisingly authentic Thai cuisine. No MSG is added, and gluten free is available upon request. Check out the menu at www.jojosthaikitchen.com. The restaurant is open Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Sunday 4-9 p.m.

(TIE) El Rayo Taqueria

245 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
494-1000

At El Rayo, they are committed to flavorful and healthy cooking. They go to great lengths scouring the region for the highest quality locally sourced produce and other ingredients. The karma and ambiance are excellent – colorful, lively and festive; infused with a retro-cool factor. Open Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

(TIE) Pom’s Thai Restaurant

209 Western Ave., South Portland,
347-3000

The management at Pom’s Thai Restaurant believes in high-quality food at affordable prices. With an extensive knowledge of Thai tradition and a rich palette of spices, their skilled chefs have created delicious flavors of classical Thai cooking. Simply put, their restaurant is an affordable luxury. See their extensive menu at www.thaitastemaine.com.

(TIE) Thai 9 Restaurant

400 Expedition Drive, Scarborough, 885-9999

Established in 2007, Thai 9 Restaurant delights the area with authentic gourmet Thai cuisine. Chef Pop cooks with passion, creating the freshest, most well-balanced foods. The restaurant offers fine dining at a great value, dine-in or take out. The menu is available online at www.thai9me.com. Hours are Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

FAMILY FUN SPOT

Big 20 Bowling Center

382 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-2131

The Big 20 Bowling Center opened its doors in November 1950 and has been a family favorite ever since. The center offers 20 candlepin lanes, bumper bowling for the kids, a snack bar with fresh dough pizza, sandwiches and much more. There’s a full-service bar stocked with your favorite beverages for the 21-plus crowd. See their rates at www.big20bowling.com.

Easy Day

725 Broadway, South Portland,
200-2226

Visit the full-service restaurant, bar, lounge and state-of-the-art 10-lane bowling alley at Easy Day. It features live entertainment, DJs, comedy showcases and more. Create memorable events for special occasions by booking the facility and staff for a party everyone will remember. The menu is posted atwww.easydaysopo.com. Open Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-midnight.

(TIE) Higgins Beach

Parking lot located at 41 Ocean Ave., Scarborough

No matter what your interests, Higgins Beach has all the ingredients. The pleasures of Higgins are simple, from sunbathing, surfing, fly fishing at the river, treasure hunting for sand dollars, a sunrise stroll to getting married. The municipal parking lot is open from sunrise to sunset. The fee is $10 per day for passenger cars and motorcycles.

(TIE) Willard Beach

Parking lot located at 30 Willow St., South Portland

Willard Beach is a small sand and pebble beach tucked away between Fisherman’s Point and the campus of Southern Maine Community College. You can spread out in the sun and take in the views of Cushing Island and Ram Island Light in Casco Bay. Go for a refreshing swim, breathe in the salty air, listen to the buoys clang offshore and watch the ferries ply the waters of the bay.

FAMILY RESTAURANT

Pat’s Pizza

209 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-8441

Getting its start in 1985, Pat’s serves a variety of pizzas, hot sandwiches, pasta, salads, calzones and more. Enjoy the full-service restaurant or order your food to go. See daily specials at www.patspizzascarborough.com. Dining hours are Monday-Thursday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; take out hours are 10:30 a.m. to closing.

The Clambake Restaurant

358 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 883-4871

Residing alongside Maine’s largest salt water marsh, The Clambake is a unique restaurant where you choose from their large selection of fresh Maine seafood, as well as a great selection from the grill. They have four large dining rooms, all featuring a scenic view of the marsh. Open daily 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; closing for the season Sunday, Oct. 16, and reopening in mid-March 2017.

Romeos Pizza Sports Bar & Grill

201 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-8883

The staff at Romeos Pizza Sports Bar & Grill works diligently to provide quality food and exceptional service, leaving customers coming back for more. It’s where family and friends meet, and it has a beautiful sports bars that offers full service dining. Visit www.romeospizza.biz for more information. Open Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

FINANCIAL PLANNER/ADVISER

Jason B Shinn, Edward Jones

25 Plaza Drive, Suite 7, Scarborough, 885-9499

As an Edward Jones financial adviser, Jason Shinn believes it’s important to invest his time to understand what you’re working toward before you invest your money. It’s also important to understand the level of risk you’re comfortable accepting when investing, so it can be balanced with the steps necessary to reach your long-term goals. His office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Money Concepts

685 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-4524

Gerald Butts and Michael Pate at Money Concepts are investment professionals dedicated to providing you with quality independent financial products and services. They have thousands of financial products available to best fit your unique financial situation and goals. Also, their affiliation with Money Concepts International provides a solid support network.

FITNESS CENTER

Lifestyle Fitness Center

29 Pleasant Hill Road, Scarborough, 883-2979

Lifestyle Fitness Center’s mission is to provide all members with the finest equipment, unparalleled service and a friendly staff that caters to each client’s individual needs. The fitness center features clean and modern facilities with state-of-the-art equipment, a wide array of fitness classes and more. Tour the facility online at www.lfcmaine.com. It’s open Monday-Friday 4 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 6 a.m.-8 p.m.

Snap Fitness

747 Broadway, South Portland,
799-0864

Locally owned and operated, Snap Fitness is pleased to be your 24/7 fitness center that not only helps you with your fitness goals; but, through its neighborhood feel, gives you a sense of community. It provides a clean, comfortable environment where members can feel safe as they walk through the doors using their secured access cards. See www.snapfitness.com/portland1 for staffed hours.

Realistic Fitness

442 U.S. Route 1, Suite 3, Scarborough, 730-7204

With the help of fitness experts and the convenience of 24-hour access, Realistic Fitness members achieve results. The staff offers personal guidance, realistic nutrition and exercise plans, low rates and a great line of nutritional products approved by their experts. Staffed hours are Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday and Sunday by appointment.

FRUIT AND VEGETABLE STAND

Flaherty’s Family Farm

123 Payne Road, Scarborough,
883-5494,

Celebrating 75 years in business, Flaherty’s Family Farm offers a large variety of flowers, herbs, veggie seedlings, pottery, birdbaths and all of your growing needs in the retail greenhouse. Additionally, it offers fresh, locally grown, in-season fruits and vegetables, its own bakery, local fresh seafood, its own grass-fed beef, farm fresh free-range eggs and more. Their covered bridge farm stand is open daily 9 a.m.-6 p.m. from May 1 through Dec. 24.

Jordan’s Farm

21 Wells Road, Cape Elizabeth, 671-5341

Jordan’s Farm, which was owned and operated by Bill Jordan for more than 50 years, continues to be operated by his children and grandchildren. Juicy strawberries, sweet corn, tomatoes, crisp lettuce and greens, fall squashes and green beans are among their customers’ favorites. Jordan’s employs sustainable farming practices. The farm stand is open for the season daily, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Highland Avenue Greenhouse, Farm Market & Café

109 Highland Ave., Scarborough,
883-2861

Highland Avenue Greenhouse, Farm Market & Café has been a family-owned and operated garden center and farm market since 1949, providing customers with a wide variety of annuals, perennial and shrubs throughout the growing season. From June to October, it offers fresh fruits and vegetables from local farmers throughout Maine. Open daily 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

FUEL COMPANY/SUPPLIER

Frederick Bros Oil and Propane

164 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-2551

Frederick Bros. is a family-owned and operated business, which has been providing reliable and trustworthy service to local families since 1946. The company provides oil and propane fuel delivery service to Scarborough and surrounding areas and also offers burner and furnace repair and installation services, as well as oil tank replacement. Go to www.frederickbrosoil.com to read about their “Clear and Simple” budget plans.

Fielding’s Oil & Propane Co

420 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-3194

Fielding’s is a locally owned, full-service oil and propane gas dealer that has been servicing central Maine, southern Maine and southeast New Hampshire for more than 40 years. It’s a third-generation company that knows what it takes to offer good service with competitive pricing. Go towww.fieldingsoil.com  to read about their price protection programs.

Conroy’s Oil Service

3 East Grand Ave., Scarborough, 883-2572

Conroy’s Oil has been a trusted source for home heating oil and K1 fuel since 1942. They offer personal attention, expert burner technicians, home heating fuels and great service at the lowest possible prices. With an automatic refill service, you don’t have to worry about running out of heating oil. If you’re not already a customer, they can still deliver your oil or kerosene the day you call. Office hours are Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

GARDEN/FLORAL CENTER

Broadway Gardens Greenhouses and
Garden Center

1640 Broadway, South Portland,
772-0415

Broadway Gardens Greenhouses and Garden Center has northern New England’s largest selection of perennials, hard-to-find annuals bursting with color, flowering shrubs and bushes, trees of all types, garden tools, lawn care products and more. Visit www.bgperennials.com for their extensive inventory. Hours are Monday-Saturday 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Flaherty’s Family Farm

123 Payne Road, Scarborough,
883-5494

Flaherty’s Family Farm offers a large variety of flowers, herbs, veggie seedlings, pottery, birdbaths, and all of your growing needs in the retail greenhouse. Additionally, it offers fresh, locally grown, in-season fruits and vegetables, its own bakery, local fresh seafood, its own grass-fed beef, farm fresh free-range eggs and more.

Jordan’s Farm

21 Wells Road, Cape Elizabeth,
671-5341

Scott Butterfield and Carol Jordan at Jordan’s Farm work to provide products to local landscapers and home gardeners in Cape Elizabeth, South Portland, Scarborough, Portland and Falmouth. Jordan’s Farm also produces Clean Earth Compost, which it sells in bulk to garden centers, contractors, landscapers and home gardeners; or you can purchase it by the bag for those smaller projects. For pickup or delivery, call 807-1761.

GAS STATION

Village Center Auto Care

239 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-2557

Since 1976, Village Center Auto Care has provided motorists in the Scarborough area with comprehensive auto repair services for both domestic and imported cars and trucks. It sells Sunoco gasoline. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cumberland Farms

441 Payne Road, Scarborough,
883-1508

427 Cottage Road, South Portland, 767-9083

298 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth, 767-2350

Become a member of SmartPay, the one-of-a-kind payment program that saves you 10 cents on every gallon of gas, every day. It’s free to join, and free to use. Start saving now – download the SmartPay app from the App Store or from Google Play for Android. Alternatively, go towww.cumberlandfarms.com to enroll.

Oak Hill Citgo

230 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-4222

At Oak Hill Citgo, all three grades of Citgo TriClean gasoline are available to keep fuel injectors and intake valves clean while minimizing emissions. Looking for great deals on gas or goods? Download the Club Citgo mobile app, their fuel rewards program, and start saving today. Hours are Monday-Saturday 5 a.m.-10 p.m., Sunday 6 a.m.-9 p.m.

GIFT STORE

The Paper Store

Oak Hill Plaza, 11 Hannaford Drive, Scarborough, 885-5671

Maine Mall, 364 Maine Mall Road,
South Portland, 209-4511

The Paper Store is the largest family-owned and operated chain of specialty gift stores in New England. Originally a stationery store, The Paper Store has evolved into a diverse operation that includes beautiful gifts, bath and body, custom invitations, home décor and so much more. For store hours, go towww.thepaperstore.com.

Wild Birds Unlimited
Nature Shop

400 Expedition Drive, Suite F,
Scarborough, 771-2473

Why purchase items at Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop? It offers only the best bird foods available, regionally formulated and fresh. It carries the best birdfeeders on the market, many of which carry a lifetime guarantee. It has an inventory of ever-changing unique gift items. Shop there Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday noon-5 p.m.

GOLF COURSE

Willowdale Golf Club

52 Willowdale Road, Scarborough, 883-9351

Established in 1924, Willowdale Golf Club is an impeccably maintained 18-hole public golf course. The course’s magnificent natural setting, challenging holes and friendly staff make Willowdale a premier golfing experience and one of Maine’s best golfing values. The function room can be configured to suit events of all sizes. To reserve your tee time online, go to www.willowdalegolf.com.

(TIE) Nonesuch River
Golf Club

304 Gorham Road, Scarborough,
883-0007

The 203-acre facility at Nonesuch River Golf Club features a meticulously maintained public 18-hole championship golf course, modern clubhouse, full-size practice range, two putting greens, golf academy and an experienced, friendly and professional staff. It also offers stay-and-play golf vacation packages, along with affordable green fees. Book your tee time online at  www.nonesuchgolf.com.

(TIE) South Portland
Golf Course

155 Wescott Road, South Portland, 767-7652

Measuring 2,071 yards, South Portland Golf Course is a nine-hole golf course. It is a fun course for players who are new to the game and seniors who are looking to relax, get outside and enjoy a round of golf, yet’s it’s tricky enough to challenge the intermediate player. Weather and playing conditions permitting, the season will run through October.

GROCERY STORE

Hannaford Supermarket
& Pharmacy

Scarborough Hannaford, 31 Hannaford Drive, Scarborough, 883-7670

Mill Creek Hannaford, 50 Cottage Road, South Portland, 799-7359

Maine Mall Hannaford, 415 Philbrook Ave., South Portland, 761-2729

You can find great service and dependable value at Hannaford. All fresh foods carry a double money-back guarantee. In 2008, it began the “Close to Home” program as a way to help customers easily spot locally made and locally grown products when they shop. In 2012, Hannaford made a commitment to carry only sustainably harvested seafood. Store hours: Monday-Saturday 7 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-9 p.m.

Shaw’s Supermarket

180 Waterman Drive, Mill Creek,
South Portland, 799-8149

417 Payne Road, Scarborough,
883-2443

Your neighborhood grocer since 1860, Shaw’s operates more than 150 stores throughout New England. The stores were founded around the philosophy of offering customers their products at a fair price. Shaw’s has consistently worked to expand its reusable bag program and offer customers an affordable and environmentally conscious solution as an alternative to traditional paper or plastic bags. Check out their online weekly sales flier at www.shaws.com.

Lois’ Natural Marketplace

152 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
885-0602

Lois’ Natural Marketplace is a leader in the world of organic and natural foods, herbs and supplements. The Marketplace is a thriving community resource for hundreds of local and regional farm to market foods, as well as organic foods and highest quality health care products from around the world. See  www.loisnatural.com for more information. Hours are Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

HAIRSTYLIST/BARBER

Studio 114 Hair Salon

475 Gorham Road, Scarborough,
839-8500

Established in 1990, Studio 114 Hair Salon offers a variety of hair-care services and products for men, women and children, including shampooing, cutting, coloring, perms, up-dos and facial waxing. All of its stylists have 20-plus years of experience. Call for an appointment, available Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

eau claire Hair Care

152 Black Point Road, Suite 2,
Scarborough, 510-4732

When you visit eau clair Hair Care, you will enter a relaxing haven. Pamper yourself with a massage in their shiatsu shampoo chair. Let the staff know what you want from the espresso bar. You’ll receive the highest level of hairstyling and coloring, in a relaxing, feel-good environment. For hours, seewww.eauclair-haircare.com.

(TIE) Jonathan Douglas Salon & Relaxation Studio

118 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 871-8942

Take in a deep relaxing breath. Look and feel amazing at Jonathan Douglas Salon & Relaxation Studio. Their services include hairstyling, coloring, Brazilian blowout, makeup and massages. Salon hours are Tuesday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

(TIE) Mimosas Hair Salon

29D Oak Hill Plaza, Scarborough, 883-3000

Mimosas is a small and comfortable salon serving up big-city services at small-town prices. Every service includes a complimentary consultation and a bi-annual or seasonal re-consultation. The salon offers cut and finishing, hair coloring, foiling, perm, keratin express blowout, straightening, pedicures, manicures, and more.

HARDWARE/PAINT STORE

Ace Hardware

Dunstan Ace Hardware, 636 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-0101

Oak Hill Ace Hardware, 29 Gorham Road, Oak Hill Plaza, Scarborough, 883-5058

Family owned and operated businesses for nearly 40 years, Dunstan and Oak Hill Hardware stores remain staples in the community, dedicated to serving the residents of Scarborough and neighboring towns. Their products consist of everything you need to help maintain your home, including hardware, lawn and garden products, paint, tools, home goods, plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling, and outdoor living items.

Drillen True Value Hardware

460 Cottage Road, South Portland, 799-4133

Drillen Hardware offers a full selection of electrical, plumbing, lawn and garden supplies, housewares, fasteners, paint, Cabot stain, Jolly Gardener and Coast of Maine products, K-1, propane exchange system, sharpening service, screen repair services, wood pellets, Envi-blocks and a large selection of Webber grills and Webber replacement parts. Drillen’s is open Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Lowe’s Home Improvement

1000 Gallery Boulevard, Scarborough, 883-1309

Lowe’s Home Improvement offers everyday low prices on all quality hardware products and construction needs. Find great deals on paint, patio furniture, home décor, tools, hardwood flooring, carpeting, appliances, plumbing essentials, decking, grills, lumber, kitchen remodeling necessities, outdoor equipment, gardening equipment, bathroom decorating needs, and more.

HOTEL/MOTEL/B&B/INN

Higgins Beach Inn

34 Ocean Ave., Scarborough, 883-6684

Nestled between Prouts Neck and Crescent Beach State Park, the Higgins Beach Inn is ideally situated for a leisurely vacation on one of the finest beaches in Maine. Plan time for sunbathing, walks along the beach, and treasure hunting for sand dollars. Enjoy brilliant sunsets or just relax in the comfort of the inn listening to the sounds of the surf hitting the beach. Book your room online at www.higginsbeachinn.com.

Portland Marriott at
Sable Oaks

200 Sable Oaks Drive, South Portland, 871-8000

With contemporary guest rooms, delicious onsite dining and a fantastic location, the recently refurbished Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks sets the standard for luxurious hotel stays. Impeccably designed rooms and suites feature pillow-top mattresses and free Wi-Fi access, as well as flat-screen TVs and large work desks. For descriptions of other amenities, go to www.marriott.com.

(TIE) Black Point Inn

510 Black Point Road, Scarborough, 883-2500

You’ll be captivated by the unhurried pace, gracious charm and attentive service that remain the hallmarks of the historic Black Point Inn, making it ideal for romantic getaways, family vacations, and small business meetings and weddings in the off-season. During your stay, take advantage of comprehensive recreational resort amenities, including an outdoor pool, fitness room and enchanting beaches. Visit www.blackpointinn.com for more information.

(TIE) Inn By The Sea

40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, 799-3134

Inn by the Sea is located on a mile of sandy beach and offers 61 guest rooms, suites and cottages that make it the perfect luxury Maine beach hotel for couples or family travel. Some of the inn’s attributes include nightly fire pits, beachfront sunsets, early-morning yoga and garden tours courtesy of the Inn’s head gardener. Children and pets are warmly welcome. See www.innbythesea.com for more information.

ICE CREAM/FROZEN YOGURT

Bayley’s Ice Cream

161 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 883-3040

Established in 2010, Bayley’s Ice Cream now has more than 70 flavors of premium handcrafted ice cream to choose from, made right on site. Try longstanding favorites like chocolate raspberry truffle and the award-winning sea salted caramel for a special treat. Takeout and outdoor seating are available. Open daily 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

(TIE) sweetFrog

300 Gallery Boulevard, Suite B,
Scarborough, 883-9333

You create your own combination of delicious soft-serve frozen yogurt, then top it off with any toppings you choose at sweetFrog. The Scarborough location is now open with 21 flavors and more than 70 toppings, plus fresh fruit. Many flavors are gluten-free, and they also have non-dairy. Open Sunday-Thursday noon-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday noon-10 p.m.

(TIE) The Dairy Corner

612 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-6939

With more than 70 hard-serve flavors and many tasty frozen yogurts, The Dairy Corner is a favorite destination for everyone. Mindful of special diets, they also have sugar-free low-carb ice cream, fat-free frozen yogurt and dairy-free sorbet. A soft-serve flavor of the week is posted on their Facebook page every Tuesday. For the complete menu, go to www.dairycornericecream.com. Open daily 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

Beals Famous Old Fashioned Ice Cream

Oak Hill Plaza, 29 Gorham Road,
Scarborough, 883-6652

Beals Ice Cream begins with their own formula and the finest ingredients, and then they hand craft small batches of more than 100 different recipes to bring you a super-premium product that is creamy, delicious and unique. You will find flavors like teaberry, coffee Oreo and coconut almond bar. Learn more at  www.bealsicecream.com.

INSURANCE AGENT

JP Henderson Insurance Associates

975 Broadway, South Portland,
799-1586

JP Henderson Insurance Associates offers a full range of personal and commercial products from home, auto, umbrella and life insurance to worker’s compensation, commercial auto and professional liability. Contact Rob or Jan for a quote by phone or at www.jphendersoninsurance.com. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with evening appointments available.

Amy Alward

95 Ocean St., South Portland, 767-3334

As an Allstate Insurance agent, Amy Alward looks forward to helping families like yours protect the things that are important – your family, home, car and more. She can also help you prepare a strategy to achieve your financial goals. Office hours are Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Michelle Raber

696 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-0111

With State Farm experience since 1993, Michelle Raber and her staff offer auto, life, home, renters insurance and more. Everyone on her agency team is fully licensed and can help answer questions and customize a plan that is right for you. Go to www.michelleraber.com for a full listing of services. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

ITALIAN RESTAURANT

Anjon’s Italian Restaurant

521 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-9562

Anjon’s Italian Restaurant has been serving the people of Scarborough and southern Maine area only the finest Italian cuisine, choice steaks and freshest Maine seafood since 1954. The world famous gourmet pasta sauces and stuffed bread are award winning and mouthwatering. Private rooms for functions or large parties are available. Preview their full dinner menu at www.anjons.com. Open daily 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Olive Garden

200 Gorham Road, South Portland, 874-9005

Olive Garden’s menu features a variety of Italian specialties, including classic and filled pastas, chicken, seafood and beef. Enjoy their freshly baked garlic breadsticks and your choice of homemade soup or garden-fresh salad with any entree. All menu items are available for take-out, and their Parties To Go! menu offers generous family-sized meals for your next family gathering or office party. Open Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

Pat’s Pizza

209 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-8441

Pat’s Pizza offers friendly, casual and affordable dining for the entire family. Much of the menu contains Italian favorites such as mozzarella sticks, antipasto, ravioli, lasagna and ziti. Top it all off with a lemon berry mascarpone dessert. See the daily specials at www.patspizzascarborough.com. Dining hours are Monday-Thursday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

JEWELRY STORE

Day’s Jewelers

415 Philbrook Ave., Hannaford Plaza, South Portland, 780-6052

Day’s Jewelers is committed to provide fine quality jewelry that will last for generations at a fair price. It does so through efficient cost management and purchasing products as close to the source as possible. Day’s wants you to fall in love with a piece and know you’re paying what it is really worth. Seewww.daysjewelers.com for their impressive inventory. Open Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Kay Jewelers

Maine Mall, 364 Maine Mall Road,
South Portland, 775-1861

Kay Jewelers is the No. 1 jewelry store in America. For 100 years, their friendly, knowledgeable experts have helped customers choose from a beautiful assortment of fine jewelry to find just what they wanted for any occasion. Browse their inventory of rings, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, charms and watches online at www.kay.com. Store hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday noon-5 p.m.

Maine Gold & Silver

Mall Plaza, 220 Maine Mall Road,
South Portland, 772-2211

Maine Gold & Silver is a family-based fine jewelry and coin store. Would you like to indulge yourself with a piece of jewelry or pick out your wedding ring? In their jewelry showroom, you will find every type of treasured accessory. As for service, their jewelers have over 70 years combined experience in jewelry repair and custom design. Open Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

LANDSCAPING/LAWN CARE

Grass Pro Landscaping

Scarborough, 289-0811

Grass Pro Landscaping, established in 2002, offers a wide range of services for both large commercial customers and small residential properties. Just some of the many services include property maintenance and snow plowing, sod and landscape installations, pruning and leaf cleanups. View their extensive photo gallery at www.grassprolandscaping.com.

Acme Landscaping
& Lawn Care

6 Littlefield Lane, Scarborough,
885-0161

Jim Seavey has owned and operated Acme Landscaping & Lawn Care since 2007. The company offers a full menu of services for all four seasons: mowing, planting and weeding; hard and soft-scaping, including rock walls and walkways; tree services such as trimming, removal, brush and stump removal; snow plowing, sanding and snow removal. Prices are competitive.

Go Green Landscaping

4 Royal Ridge Road, Scarborough,
510-1550

Go Green Landscaping is Maine’s leading organic property care company. It has an unparalleled reputation for quality customer service, specializing in making your property beautiful while keeping it safe for children, pets and the environment. Read about the advantages of going organic atwww.gogreenlandscapinginc.com.

MASSAGE THERAPIST

Scarborough Day Spa

311 Beech Ridge Road, Scarborough, 839-9000

Scarborough Day Spa, formerly Lucinda’s Day Spa, was founded by Lucinda Malbon in 1993. The technicians are offering most of the same services as before, including massage. Choose from Swedish, chair, deep tissue, hot stone, warm bamboo and foot reflexology. Seewww.scarboroughdayspa.com for more details. Open Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

(TIE) Emily Crawford

Nonesuch River Plaza, 51 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-1227

Emily Crawford joined the knowledgeable practitioners at Scarborough Physical Therapy Associates, P.A. in 2008. She provides therapeutic massage with a deep tissue, polarity therapy background. Her treatments offer a blend of deep tissue, neuromuscular, cranial sacral, polarity, Thai massage and essential oils. Learn more at www.scarboroughphysicaltherapy.com.

(TIE) Jonathan Douglas Salon & Relaxation Studio

118 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 871-8942

Escape to Jonathan Douglas Salon & Relaxation Studio for its treatment room with fireplace and enjoy hot ginger foot soaks, heated massage tables, champagne and treats, and soothing massages. Hours are Tuesday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

(TIE) Massage Envy

Cornerbrook Plaza, 343 Gorham Road, South Portland, 772-7770

Looking for a professional, customized and conveniently located place for massages? Massage Envy is located near the Maine Mall in Cornerbrook Plaza next to Panera Bread. By making massage part of your wellness routine, it can help increase energy and refresh your mental attitude. Seewww.massageenvy.com. Hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-10 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

NAIL/MANICURE/PEDICURE

Nail Pro Salon

605 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
885-0044

Nail Pro is a full-service nail salon offering a variety of services such as acrylics, French manicures, pink and whites, gel nails, holiday nail art, custom nail design and more. Wedding parties welcome. Group pampering sessions can be scheduled as well. Visit www.nailprosalon.com. Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

US Nails

456 Payne Road, Suite 6, Scarborough, 885-0007

Check out US Nails, where mani-pedi combos and UV gel extensions are among the services. A client’s online review states, “The people there are amazing, very friendly and fast. I recommend it to all my friends and family. The staff always welcomes you with a smile. And prices are really good, too.”

Scarborough Day Spa

311 Beech Ridge Road, Scarborough, 839-9000

Nail care is one of the specialties at Scarborough Day Spa (formerly Lucinda’s Day Spa). Look out the windows and take in the natural beauty of forest that surrounds the spa while having a manicure. Indulge your feet with a soothing pedicure. Enjoy a wide array of nail treatments including shellac, hot stone pedicures and hydrating paraffin dips for the hands and feet. Open Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

NONPROFIT AGENCY

Project GRACE

Scarborough, 883-5111

GRACE stands for Granting Resources and Assistance through Community Effort. Project GRACE tries to improve the lives of their neighbors by identifying both those in need and those willing to share their gifts, and coordinating the interchange in a compassionate manner. To donate to the Fuel Assistance Fund, go to www.projectgracemaine.org.

Goodwill Store
and Donation Center

555 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 553-2223

Mill Creek Shopping Center,
50 Market St., South Portland, 741-2056

Goodwill stores offer a variety of items to meet your shopping needs. From clothing, shoes, and accessories to household items, books and games, you are sure to find great deals for the whole family. Goodwill Industries of Northern New England is a nonprofit that operates in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Revenue from retail sales at Goodwill stores supports its programs and services.

Day One

525 Main St., South Portland, 767-0991

Addressing youth substance-abuse and mental-health issues through prevention and treatment programs, Day One has been making a difference in the lives of youth for more than 40 years. It provides training and education, assessment, screening, referrals and treatment for individuals, families, schools and communities throughout Maine. For more information, go to www.day-one.org.

PET SERVICES/SUPPLIES

Paws Applause

Oak Hill Plaza, 27 Gorham Road, Scarborough, 885-0077

At Paws Applause, you can be assured that all of the products are chosen for their holistic approach to pet health – high quality dog and cat foods, treats, vitamins, flea control, supplements, shampoos, toys, accessories and more. This is Maine’s largest supplier of raw food. Check out the grooming salon services at www.pawsapplause.com.

(TIE) Petco

220 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 772-9119

High-quality foods are available for nearly all pets, whether you have a dog, cat, reptile, fish, small animal or feathered friend. For your dog, find everything from dog tags and collars to beds and gates and bark control. For cats, shop a wide selection of essentials including cat scratchers, cat litter, collars and more. Open Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

(TIE) Pet Smart

700 Gallery Boulevard, Unit B,
Scarborough, 289-2738

Founded in 1986, Pet Smart is the largest specialty pet retailer providing services and solutions for the lifetime need of pets. The store provides a broad range of competitively priced pet food and pet products and offers dog training and pet grooming. Visit the retail store Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

(TIE) Pet Life

Mill Creek Shopping Center, 50 Market St., South Portland, 799-7282

200 Expedition Drive, Scarborough, 883-3674

In Pet Life stores, you’ll find thousands of products to help provide exceptional quality of life for every pet. Whether it’s premium nutrition, holistic remedies or essential basic supplies, Pet Life works to provide its customers with only the best pet care items and services at competitively low prices. To find out about its in-store events, log on to www.petlifestores.com. Hours for both stores are Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

(TIE) Pet Quarters

486 Payne Road, Scarborough,
885-5005

Pet Quarters is a Maine-based company that is focused on stocking quality products and evolving its inventory to keep up with needs and trends. Some of the brands in stock are Blue, Nutro Natural Choice, Eukanuba and Wysong. See details about the frequent buyer program atwww.petquartersne.com. Their hours of operation are Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

PHARMACY

Hannaford Supermarket
& Pharmacy

Scarborough Hannaford, 31 Hannaford Drive, Scarborough, 883-7674

Mill Creek Hannaford, 50 Cottage Road, South Portland, 799-4023

Maine Mall Hannaford, 415 Philbrook Ave., South Portland, 772-0758

Hannaford makes it easy for you to talk with a pharmacist and use the convenient health services. Pharmacists can help you with immunizations, fill prescriptions away from home and online refills. Also offered are convenient services like blood pressure checks and medication compounding and flavoring. The pharmacies of all three stores are open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Rite Aid

279 Main St., South Portland, 741-2260

600 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
885-1515

With Rite Aid, managing your medications online is simple, from start to finish. Just follow a few steps to transfer or refill your prescription at www.riteaid.com  and then pick up your order at your nearest Rite Aid. With a My Pharmacy account, you can also sign up for refill reminders and the Automated Courtesy Refill program. Pharmacy hours at both stores are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

CVS Pharmacy

51 Market St., South Portland, 799-8166

Inside Target, 200 Running Hill Road, South Portland, 871-0911

335 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth, 799-1631

CVS Pharmacy is reinventing pharmacy to help people on their path to better health by providing the most accessible and personalized expertise, both in its stores and online at cvs.com. Their more than 26,000 CVS pharmacists dispense prescriptions and provide face-to-face patient counseling with respect to adherence to drug therapies, closing gaps in care and more cost-effective therapies.

PHOTOGRAPHER

Claudia Murray Photography

25 Coulthard Farms Road, Scarborough, 883-9646

When people want the best images of their weddings, newborns, families, high school seniors, events and themselves, they come to Claudia Murray Photography. They use only the latest in digital photography equipment and software and are proud of the many accolades they have received for their images. Browse their site at www.claudiamurray.com for a sampling of their photographs.

Tracey Mason Photography

Oak Hill Plaza, Scarborough, 274-0744

Tracey Mason Photography provides custom portraiture for your family with a specialty in newborn art. Your session will take place in the first two weeks of your baby’s life, while they are still very sleepy and oh, so tiny. This timeframe is necessary to get those “womb like” images you see throughout her website at www.traceymasonphotography.com.

PHYSICAL THERAPIST

Scarborough Physical Therapy Associates, PA

Nonesuch River Plaza, 51 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, 883-1227

At Scarborough Physical Therapy Associates, they are committed to delivering quality care in an efficient manner. They believe that education and individualized treatment programs, combined with manual therapy techniques and therapeutic exercise, are the most efficient way to restore function and manage symptoms. Get acquainted with the staff at www.scarboroughphysicaltherapy.com.

Back in Motion
Physical Therapy

Mill Creek Shopping Center, 185 Ocean St., South Portland, 799-8226

At Back in Motion Physical Therapy, the focus is to change people’s lives by providing pain relief and improving their quality of life. Their caring staff consists of a team of licensed, experienced physical therapists committed to state-of-the-art care, using a wide range of the most advanced rehabilitation equipment. Learn more at www.mainephysicaltherapy.com. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Associates (OPTA)

23 Hannaford Drive, Scarborough, 883-6789

Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Associates offers physical therapy, fitness and injury prevention services to individuals of all ages. When injuries, disease, pain or even just the normal aging process interferes with your ability to stay healthy and active, OPTA can help. They are experts at diagnosing and treating dysfunctions that cause or contribute to pain and disability. See www.optamaine.com for more information.

PIZZA

Pat’s Pizza

209 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-8441

Pat’s Pizza strives to offer you the best selection in handcrafted pizzas. Order a custom-made, 9-inch or 14-inch pie and choose from a large selection of toppings, or opt for one of their signature pizzas. You have a choice of single, double, whole wheat, gluten-free or regular dough. See their daily specials at www.patspizzascarborough.com. Dining hours are Monday-Thursday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

Romeos Pizza
Sports Bar & Grill

201 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-8883

The staff at Romeos Pizza Sports Bar & Grill has worked hard to provide quality food and exceptional service, leaving their customers coming back for more. Choose from a menu of gourmet pizzas or design your own. Takeout and delivery are available, call or order online at www.romeospizza.biz. Open Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

Portland Pie Co.

400 Expedition Drive, Scarborough, 510-6999

Portland Pie Co. offers premium gourmet pizzas, appetizers, salads, pastas and sandwiches along with a full bar to its customers. Their specialty pies are named using local references such as Crescent Beach and Old Orchard. To build your own pie, select a size, signature-flavored dough, cheese, sauce and toppings. A new feature is online ordering at www.portlandpie.com.

PLUMBING/HEATING

Steven H. Chamberlain Plumbing & Heating

24 Ash Swamp Road, Scarborough, 883-3300

For as long as they’ve been in business, Steven H. Chamberlain Plumbing & Heating has provided the best customer service and quality plumbing repair, installation and heating services to Scarborough and surrounding areas. Call them when you have plumbing, remodeling or water heater needs.

(TIE) Gelina’s HVAC Services

2 Washington Ave., Scarborough,
885-0771

Locally owned and operated, Gelina’s HVAC Services is an experienced dealer for Lennox. You can be at ease knowing they’ll provide you with the right solutions to keep your home safe and comfortable, year round. That comfort is backed up by their expert installation and maintenance services. Office hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

(TIE) Wayne Hall’s
Heating Service

5 Stone Road, Scarborough, 883-0307

Wayne Hall’s Heating Service provides duct work, drains, pump repairs, furnace maintenance and other services to its customers. An online testimonial states, “Wayne is the best! He takes care of his customers, whether an emergency call or regular yearly maintenance. I’ve referred family, friends and co-workers to his business and they are now repeat customers, too.”

(TIE) Imperial Plumbing
& Heating

7 Stephenson St., Cape Elizabeth,
233-0377

Whenever you need reliable and professional plumbing and heating services in the Greater Portland area, Imperial Plumbing is just a phone call away. From installation to service, consulting to new construction, their expert plumbers are fully prepared to handle all your plumbing and heating needs. For a complete list of services, see www.imperialph.com.

(TIE) Mike McDonald
Heating Services

160 Fellows St., South Portland,
828-1608

Got heat? Let the technicians at Mike McDonald Heating Services help you with your heating needs. They’re available 24/7.

PRINTER/GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Spiller’s Reprographics

224 Gorham Road, Scarborough,
883-4725

Spiller’s Reprographics has been helping companies and individuals with their printing and design needs for more than 25 years. They strive to create quality work and take pride in giving your project the individualized attention it deserves. Each order is custom made, just for you. See what they can do at www.spillersrepro.com. Their hours of operation are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Partners Printing

800 Main St., Suite 1, South Portland, 773-0439

With more than 28 years of experience, Partners Printing has the knowledge and expertise you can count on. Their skilled, experienced staff can assist you by providing exceptional customer service and cost-effective printing solutions whether you are looking for design assistance, printing services, digital copying or mailing solutions. Place an online order at www.partnersprintingme.com. Open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT/RENTAL AGENCY

Maine Properties, LLC

197 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-3753

Maine Properties has been providing exceptional service to investment property owners and tenants since 1981. Their mission is to provide residents of the area with excellent property management and apartment rental options. Contact them today to learn more about how they can help you locate a great rental or manage your investment property more effectively. See www.mpropertiesinc.com for more information.

REAL ESTATE AGENCY

The Maine Real Estate Network

75 John Roberts Road, South Portland, 774-4224

Maine’s largest real estate agency, The Maine Real Estate Network is 100 percent locally owned and independent. True to its motto, “Creating relationships for life,” The Maine Real Estate Network is a one-stop shop for buyers and sellers. Their knowledgeable, experienced real estate professionals are ready to help you find your dream home or sell your property quickly. Equally as important, they’ll support you through every step of the process.

Rob Edgerly at Maine Life Real Estate

254 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
303-0610

Rob Edgerly specializes in residential homes, new construction build packages and first-time home buyers in Scarborough and the Greater Portland area. The process of moving his family from California to Maine helped him to better understand the perspective of a buyer and seller making a move into the state. Office hours are Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Charlie Webber at Coyne-Webber Real Estate Associates

650 Main St., South Portland, 772-4663

Since 1976, Charlie Webber at Coyne-Webber Real Estate Associates has been helping clients “move with experience” from Kennebunk to Freeport and all of the lovely towns in between. Charlie’s promise is getting clients the best price on a home that best fits their needs and lifestyle, all as quickly as possible. Search the firm’s extensive inventory of available properties at www.webbermaine.com.

ROMANTIC RESTAURANT

Sea Glass at Inn by the Sea

40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, 799-3134

Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch, the Sea Glass Restaurant at Inn by the Sea is open year round and welcomes both hotel and public guests to enjoy waterfront dining. Chef Andrew Chadwick unites the freshest local ingredients with a focus on health and taste to create cuisine that offers full flavor while retaining nutritional value in preparation. Call, or go online at www.innbythesea.com, to make reservations.

(TIE) Anjon’s Italian Restaurant

521 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-9562

Anjon’s Italian Restaurant has served only the finest Italian cuisine, choice steaks and freshest Maine seafood since 1954. Their world-famous gourmet pasta sauces and stuffed bread are award winning and mouthwatering. Get a table with a picture window overlooking the natural attraction of marshes where birds and wildlife visit with regularity. Preview their full dinner menu at www.anjons.com. Open daily 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

(TIED) The Saltwater Grille

231 Front St., South Portland, 799-5400

The experience begins the moment you step inside – a friendly greeting, the fantastic panoramic view of Portland, the aroma of delicious food and superb service. Every season holds its magic at The Saltwater Grille. Guests flock to the decks during the summer, and they sit by the flickering warmth of the fireplace in the winter. View the Grille’s menus at www.saltwatergrille.com. Open daily 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Black Point Inn

510 Black Point Road, Scarborough, 883-2500

The Point Restaurant and The Chart Room at the Black Point Inn offer dramatic views of the Atlantic Ocean. With crisp, white table covers and service focused on every nuance of fine dining, The Point Restaurant serves dinner from 6-8 p.m. daily; reservations are required. Sit outside on the veranda or inside by the fire at The Chart Room for pub-style cuisine; open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Visit www.blackpointinn.com.

SANDWICH SHOP

Pat’s Pizza

209 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-8441

Pat’s Pizza doesn’t stop at amazing pizzas. In fact, they have a long line of great hot and cold sandwiches, too. Pat’s has made the dining atmosphere even more comfortable for both families and business people on the go. Come on in and check out their new look and feel. Dining hours are Monday-Thursday and Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

Amato’s

234 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-2402

1108 Broadway, South Portland,
767-5916

Maine Mall, South Portland, 773-9100

For more than 100 years, the staff at Amato’s have been sandwich masters from Day 1. Served on Amato’s own bakery fresh breads, their variety of delicious classics include the famous real Italians, gourmet hot sandwiches, grilled paninis and fresh wraps. See www.amatos.com for hours at each location.

(TIE) 8 Corners Market

49 Mussey Road, Scarborough,
883-9331

8 Corners Market features a wide array of sandwiches – steak, hot dogs, burgers, tuna melts, Italians, toasted crab and Swiss, 100 percent lobster rolls and many more. A couple of their many oven sandwiches include poor boys and meat loaf. Store hours: Monday 5:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Tuesday-Friday 5:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

(TIE) Mister Bagel

172 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-0070

350 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 219-8092

220 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 773-3238

Mill Creek Shopping Center, 50 Market St., South Portland, 767-4756

At Mister Bagel, New York-style overstuffed deli sandwiches are made to order. The meat is sliced daily in house and is never prepackaged. It’s served on your choice of bagel, bread or rollup and includes a combination of lettuce, tomato, carrots, onions, green peppers and cucumbers. Mister Bagel also has a full slate of signature sandwiches.

SEAFOOD RESTAURANT

Ken’s Place

207 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 883-6611

You can’t beat the freshness and quality of the seafood at Ken’s Place, gamous for seafood since 1927. They buy their seafood locally fresh off the boats on a daily basis. Try their famous fried clams – their homemade chowders are a customer favorite, too. They’re open daily from the third week of March through the third week of October.

Docks Seafood Restaurant and Fish Market

15 Evans St., South Portland, 885-9754

Docks Seafood is a family owned and operated restaurant and fish market where you can enjoy great local fare in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. At Docks, you will find the freshest local seafood that Maine has to offer. Their daily specials include fried or baked dinners, lobster rolls, chowders and much more. Open year-round. Restaurant hours are 11 a.m.-8 p.m. daily.

The Clambake Restaurant

358 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 883-4871

Choose from a large selection of fresh Maine seafood at The Clambake. After ordering your meal at a register, you may choose a seat in any of their air-conditioned dining rooms where you can enjoy a cocktail or other beverage while your order is being prepared. When your order is ready, you’ll enjoy the finest seafood you’ll ever taste. Open daily 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; closing for the season Sunday, Oct. 16, and reopening in mid-March 2017.

SPECIALTY FOOD STORE

Lois’ Natural Marketplace

152 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
885-0602

Lois’ Natural Marketplace is a thriving community resource for hundreds of local and regional farm-to-market foods, as well as organic foods and highest quality health care products from around the world. They are proud to support and carry products from over 75 local organic Maine farms. Hours are Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

On the Vine Marketplace

591 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
303-0074

Fans of On The Vine Marketplace love their grocery store, butcher shop, seafood market, bakery and deli run by foodies, for foodies. Steaks, chops, ribs, marinated chicken or beef and house-made sausage links headline their butcher shop. They stock hundreds of local and imported wines, as well as local micro brews and specialty beers from around the globe. Open Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

The Cheese Iron

200 U.S. Route 1, Suite 300,
Scarborough, 883-4057

The Cheese Iron is a full-service, European-style cheese shop with more than 200 domestic and international cheeses. Besides cheese, The Cheese Iron also has wine, pâté, meats, fresh pasta made in the store, olive oils, olive bar, balsamics, vinegars, jellies and more. They create wonderful cheese and charcuterie platters for any occasion and offer holiday gift baskets and gift certificates. Visit www.thecheeseiron.com. Hours are Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

SPORTING GOODS STORE

Dick’s Sporting Goods

385 Gorham Road, South Portland, 828-4950

Stop in to Dick’s Sporting Goods for the widest selection of premium sports equipment, apparel and footwear from industry-leading brands. They have everything your team needs to rule the court, the diamond and the gridiron alike. Ramp up your fitness routine with the latest apparel and workout gear. Shop Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

(TIE) Arlberg
Ski and Surf Shop

Oak Hill Plaza, 225 U.S. Route 1,
Scarborough, 883-2878

Arlberg Ski and Surf Shops is Maine’s oldest and trusted supplier for all of your winter and summer sporting needs. Come in and chat with their expert staff about the best gear from the hottest brands in the ski, snowboard, paddleboard and surf industry. Visit www.arlbergski.com. Open Monday-Saturday 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

(TIE) Cabela’s

100 Cabela’s Boulevard, Scarborough, 883-7400

In addition to offering quality outdoor merchandise, the 130,000-square-foot showroom at Cabela’s is an educational and entertainment attraction, featuring museum-quality animal displays, huge aquariums and an indoor archery test area. If shopping works up your appetite, be sure to grab a snack in their Express Café. Go to www.cabelas.com for online ordering. Store hours are Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

Olympia Sports

Maine Mall, 240 Maine Mall Road, South Portland, 773-8131

Founded in 1975, Olympia Sports has grown to more than 200 stores throughout the Northeast and now the Mid-Atlantic. It is a retail sporting goods company featuring a wide assortment of high-quality name brand merchandise in sports equipment, apparel, athletic footwear and accessories. Visitwww.olympiasports.net. Hours are Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday, 11a.m.-6 p.m.

TAKEOUT/FAST FOOD

Pat’s Pizza

209 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-8441

Pat’s serves a variety of pizzas, hot and cold sandwiches, pasta, salads, calzones and more. Go to www.patspizzascarborough.com for a menu, and call ahead for takeout. Takeout hours are Monday-Thursday and Saturday 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday 10:30 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Ken’s Place

207 Pine Point Road, Scarborough, 883-6611

You can’t beat the freshness and quality of the seafood at Ken’s Place. Multiple windows speed up their counter service. Takeout is available. They’re open daily 11 a.m.-9 p.m. from the third week of March through the third week of October.

McDonald’s

221 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough,
883-4840

150 Waterman Drive, South Portland, 799-5840

419 Gorham Road, South Portland, 761-2819

At McDonald’s, they’re working hard to make tasty food with a “less is more” philosophy. This means they use 100 percent real beef patties, their Egg McMuffin is made with a freshly cracked egg, their fish filets are made from sustainably sourced Alaskan pollock and their Chicken McNuggets are made with white meat chicken. All three locations open every day at 5 a.m. For closing times, go to www.mcdonalds.com.

VETERINARY CLINIC/ANIMAL HOSPITAL

Maine Veterinary
Medical Center

1500 Technology Way, Scarborough, 885-1290

Open 24/7, Maine Veterinary Medical Center is committed to providing advanced and compassionate care for pets, emergency services, support for owners and a trusting relationship with referring veterinarians. Their canine and feline advanced services include, in part, internal medicine, neurology/neurosurgery, CT scanning and emergency surgery. Browse their online store at www.maineveterinaryreferralcenter.com.

Pine Point Animal Hospital

12 Pine Point Road, Scarborough,
883-3301

Established in 2005, Pine Point Animal Hospital provides medical, surgical and dental care, plus a broad range of medical diagnostics including a full in-house blood analyzer that allows them to assess critical cases and direct treatment immediately. Become acquainted with the facility at www.pinepointanimalhospital.com. Hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Saturday 8-11 a.m.

Scarborough Animal Hospital

29 First St., Scarborough, 883-4412

Scarborough Animal Hospital has an expert team of veterinary professionals to bring you the best possible health care for your pet. Staying on top of the latest advances in veterinarian technology, they have a state-of-the-art veterinary facility that is clean, comfortable and efficient. Go towww.scarboroughanimalhospital.com for more information. Hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

WEDDING LOCATION

Inn by The Sea

40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, 799-3134

Spectacular ocean views and pristine gardens make the perfect backdrop for your wedding or special event at Inn by the Sea. They offer a variety of event spaces that can comfortably accommodate an intimate party of two or a social gathering of up to 180 guests. And the unspoiled sands of Crescent Beach are just a boardwalk away. Obtain the details on their wedding celebration and elopement packages at www.innbythesea.com.

Flaherty’s Family Farm
Event Barn

123 Payne Road, Scarborough,
239-6134

Flaherty’s Family Farm Event Barn is now accepting reservations for 2016 and 2017 events. Their beautiful 16-acre event property features a pastoral field, a spacious and refined barn and a gazebo area fitting for a private ceremony site. They can also provide seasonal potted plants, hay bales, rustic wooden benches, event grill, limo golf cart, and many other country additions to make your event perfect. They can accommodate 40 to 250-plus guests.

Black Point Inn

510 Black Point Road, Scarborough, 883-2500

Presiding over one of the most spectacular settings along Maine’s coastline, the Black Point Inn is nestled on lushly landscaped property. You’ll be captivated by the unhurried pace, gracious charm and attentive service that remain the hallmarks of this historic inn, making it ideal for romantic getaways, family vacations and, in the off-season, small business meetings and weddings. Visit  www.blackpointinn.com for more information.

WINE/LIQUOR STORE

Oak Hill Beverage

28 Adams Way, Scarborough, 883-3965

A premier wine and beer shop, Oak Hill Beverage carries the largest selection of wines in the region – from popular box wines to upper tier drinkables and collectibles. They offer a range of ciders and a fine selection of craft brews. They have home brew supplies in stock, too. Seewww.oakhillbeverage.com for more information. It’s open Monday-Wednesday 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday-Saturday 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday noon-6 p.m.

The Cheese Iron

200 U.S. Route 1, Suite 300,
Scarborough, 883-4057

Having opened its doors in 2006, The Cheese Iron is a full-service, European-style specialty food and wine shop in the greater Portland area. They offer more than 200 varieties of domestic and imported cheeses cut-to-order, as well as wines, beers including local ales and endless craft edibles. Shop hours are Monday-Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Hannaford Supermarket

Scarborough Hannaford, 31 Hannaford Drive, Scarborough, 883-7670

Mill Creek Hannaford, 50 Cottage Road, South Portland, 799-7359

Maine Mall Hannaford, 415 Philbrook Ave., South Portland, 761-2729

All local Hannaford locations have a fully stocked wine, beer and liquor departments. You’ll find champagne and sparkling wines, wine coolers, limited reserve and boxed wine. Malt liquor, imported ales, and non-alcoholic beverages are stocked, as well. See www.hannaford.com for more information. Store hours: Monday-Saturday 7 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-9 p.m.