August 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Fund set up for woman’s surgery on rare condition

BIDDEFORD/SACO – Karley Fortier, 30, of Biddeford, has had stomach pain since eighth grade, but never thought she would be diagnosed with a rare lifethreatening disorder that few doctors have experience with. More...

Lucky Pup rescues

Hildy is a gorgeous older girl who does not act her age for sure. She is approximately 9 years old and has so much life to live. More...

York County Superior Court indictments

David A. Antocicco, 41, Biddeford, Class C criminal threatening and Class C terrorizing/domestic violence/ weapon. More...


Constituent reaches out about Saco city manager

To the editor: (The following letter was sent to Saco City Councilor Eric Cote) Hello Councilor Cote, I am dismayed to hear that Richard Michaud is returning to the position in February of 2015 – a position he was retiring from effective Dec. More...

The weapon of the public is their voting power

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Seniors want group of their own in Saco

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Back to the grind

Communities to start school with specific goals

BIDDEFORD/SACO/OLD ORCHARD BEACH – As children and young adults pack their bags and packs with notebooks, pencils and other essential back-to-school items, teachers and administrators are preparing to educate students consistent with new state More...

Educate the public about parking – how should it be done?

BIDDEFORD – The ad hoc committee on downtown parking education has been charged with educating the public about the numerous studies the city has paid for in the last decade. 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


Le grenier de souvenances de Norman

Le cinéma de mon enfance

Cette semaine je reviens de Madawaska et le Nouveau Brunswick. Je me suis rendu là pour le Congrès Mondial Acadien 2014 qui se déroule cette année au nord du Maine, au Nouveau Brunswick et une partie sud-est du Québec. More...

Norman’s Attic of Memories

The movies of my childhood days

I have to admit that I’ve always loved the cinema. I also loved to listen to radio programs such as “Let’s Pretend,” since these fairy tales fascinated me. There was “Lux Presents Hollywood,” spoken films on radio. More...

Library Links

No room for bullies in world of reading

Several weeks ago, Slate Magazine online posted an article entitled, “Against YA : Read whatever you want.” But you should feel embarrassed when what you’re reading was written for children by Ruth Graham. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Courier accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...