January 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Business owner not happy with parking deal

BIDDEFORD – The city council decided Jan. More...

In the News

Library Links

Hello from the Gillespies

Just before the holidays, I read “Hello from the Gillespies” by Monica McInerny. The premise is that a mother of four sits down at her computer to write a traditional cheery Christmas letter and instead, she begins listing her worries. More...

Executive Session Watch

Eye on: Old Orchard Beach Town Council

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – In the last two months of 2014, the town council only met twice in executive session. More...

Le grenier de souvenances de Norman

La vocation alors que je grandissais

(Il y aura un hiatus d’un mois pour mes rubriques puisque je pars pour les Caraïbes le 2 février. Je reprends mes rubriques en mars.) More...

Letters

Commissioner: Biddeford doesn’t benefit from airport being in city

To the editor: More...

Statements didn’t portray Planned Parenthood correctly

To the editor: Earlier this month, the Courier printed an article regarding the opening of a faith-based pregnancy resource center, New Hope, in Biddeford. More...

Non-compliant codes officer granted extension

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – The town’s code enforcement officer has been granted an extension of the deadline to meet the state’s new certification standards under Maine’s Uniform Building and Energy Code. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

The final push - October 24th, 2013 - 9:25am
NRA course attracts women - September 5th, 2013 - 8:41am
Things to do this weekend - August 16th, 2013 - 10:06am
Saco plays Connecticut today in semifinals - August 8th, 2013 - 10:04am
Saco stars grab first win at Eastern Regional - August 5th, 2013 - 7:58am

Neighbors

Engagement

The parents of Donald Breton and Jennifer Paul are pleased to announce Donald and Jennifer’s engagement. Donald is the son of Donald Breton and Polly Cecchetti of Saco. More...

Community News

Arts camp begins in July

Information and registration forms for Thornton Academy’s 2015 Summer Arts Camps are now available online at thorntonacademy.org/summercamps. More...

St. James to provide treat

For over two decades, business owners, municipal workers, and other members of the community have anticipated Maine Catholic Schools Week (Jan. 25-31) in Biddeford. Not only to celebrate the tradition and excellence of St. More...

Volunteer recognized

Pictured above is Leo Menard Jr. holding the award with the seated name sake of the award William Kany. Leo Menard Jr. was awarded the William Kany Leadership Award for 2015 by the Biddeford Saco Chamber of Commerce. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Jan. 29

Book signing, with Mary Cerullo, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. More...

Friday, Jan. 30

After School Art Club, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford. Invention. To register, call 370-9130. “Primum,” exhibition is by a new artist collective, 5 to 8 p.m., Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford. Runs through March 21. More...

Saturday, Jan. 31

Meet adoptable dogs from the Animal Welfare Society Mobile Adoption Team, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pet Life, Saco Valley Shopping Center, 4 Scamman St., Saco. FMI, call 282-2850. Opening painting group, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford. More...