July 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Birthdays

July 30: Happy birthday 30 Jesse Mitts from GMACC. July 31: Happy birthday sister Patience, love, Mary and Norman . . . happy birthday Mom Patience, Love, your boys. More...

Editorial

‘Scavenger’ hunt for scholarships

Figuring out whether you need to go to college, where you’d like to go and what your major would be can seem like a daunting task, but it pales in comparison to the job of paying for that additional training and education. More...

Libby Library in OOB offers food for the body and soul

This summer has been full of activities here in Old Orchard Beach and Libby Library is no exception. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

Thursday, July 30 Knitting and crafting group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Tropical Toddlers, 10 a.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Bring toddlers 18 months to 3 years old to read, sing, More...

Le grenier de souvenances de Norman

Le Collège St-François et mes souvenances

J’ai un ami qui s’appelle Michael et qui insiste que j’écrive mes souvenances du Collège Saint François de Biddeford car lui aussi, comme moi, c’est un ancien de ce collège franciscain. More...

Norman’s Attic of Memories

St. Francis College and my memories

I have a friend named Michael who insists that I write my memories of Saint Francis College in Biddeford for he is, like me, an alumnus of the college. More...

Biddeford native finishes 34th of 350 in 100-mile race in Vermont

BIDDEFORD — You’ve probably seen the film, “A Day at the Races.” If not, you’ve at least heard the phrase. But Biddeford native Beau Langevin has done far more than that. More...

Idea for floating restaurant is treading water

KENNEBUNK — What could be a new and unique attraction to the dining scene in Kennebunk’s Lower Village is on hold while town planners await a completed site plan application — a delay prompted by their refusal to issue waivers for t More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Petition for second assembly surfaces - June 13th, 2015 - 10:56am
Officer given state sentiment - May 26th, 2015 - 4:15pm
Whistle Blower - May 12th, 2015 - 2:27pm
Residents to attend meeting, demand anwers - April 15th, 2015 - 10:40am
Public reacts to allegations - March 11th, 2015 - 5:59pm

Community News

Births

From Southern Maine Health Care. Autumn Raiyne Turner was born June 29, 2015, to Joshua Turner and Natoshia Ramsey of Old Orchard Beach. Grandparents are Gary and Jennifer Walker of Old Orchard Beach and Hervey and Michelle Turner of Sanford. More...

Foster homes needed for AWS animals

Fostering animals that are not ready for adoption is great way to make a difference. The Animal Welfare Society foster program allows staff to care for many more animals than they could if they had to stay at the shelter. More...

Art walk features artists in both cities

The Biddeford/Saco ArtWalk will be held 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 31 in downtown Biddeford and Saco. For a complete listing of venues, visit www.biddefordsacoartwalk.com. More...