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Committee clashes with firm

BIDDEFORD – At their second meeting, Sept. More...

News

Panel says Maine towns not ready for big storm

SOUTHERN MAINE – When a group of residents from Saco, Old Orchard and Wells traveled to New Jersey last spring to learn how communities were recovering from 2012’s Hurricane Sandy, the biggest Atlantic storm in recorded history, they soon More...

Safer sidewalks are in the future

Eastland Construction & Management, Inc., which manages the Pepperell Mill Campus, is redesigning the parking lot in front of the Pepperell Center. More...

Bir thdays

Sept. 21: Happy birthday Joan Waterhouse from GMACC. Sept. 23: Happy birthday Sue LaBelle from BPS. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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OOB residents make a stink about bathrooms

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – Since 2005, amidst a constantly revolving door of town managers and councilors, resident Sherri Tripp and her neighbors have been trying to get the town to provide restrooms for the town’s summertime beachgoers. More...

Benefit is Saturday for young amputee

OLD ORCHARD BEACH/SACO – William McKenzie, a 5-year-old with neurofibromatosis whose leg was amputated in April, has been adjusting to his new condition since getting a prosthetic leg this summer. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

The final push - October 24th, 2013 - 10:25am
NRA course attracts women - September 5th, 2013 - 9:41am
Things to do this weekend - August 16th, 2013 - 11:06am
Saco plays Connecticut today in semifinals - August 8th, 2013 - 11:04am
Saco stars grab first win at Eastern Regional - August 5th, 2013 - 8:58am
Candidates run to replace Michael Coleman - June 10th, 2013 - 10:17am

Editorial

Guest Column

Heart of Biddeford supports parking plan

As board members of the Heart of Biddeford, an organization charged with the revitalization of Biddeford’s downtown, we wish to add to the community conversation about downtown parking and parking meters. More...

Letters

Safety is not city council’s concern

To the editor: Is radiation any greater than when all these school children hold their cell phones to their faces? How many cell towers are there around and how many people have become ill from them? More...

Resident tries to appeal to council

To the editor: I am not one to write letters to the editor very often, but the recent action taken by a majority of Saco City Council members warranted this response. More...

Governor keeps the promises he makes

To the editor: More...