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Former Shaw’s property remains under bank ownership

BIDDEFORD – The possession of the former Shaw’s Supermarket property has been reverted to Torchlight Loan Services, a bank servicing agent, after an auction was held at the site.  More...

Community News

TA to present ‘Adams Family’

Thornton Academy Players will present “The Addams Family,” a musical comedy, on April 6, 7, and 8 at 7 p.m. and on April 8 and 9 at 2 p.m. All tickets are $10 and the show is reserved seating. More...

Career fair open to all

The York County Regional Job Fair will be held 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 5 at Nasson Community Center, 457 Main St., Springvale. More...

Victorian fashion featured in exhibit

“Embellishments in Victorian Fashion,” an exhibit at Saco Museum held through May 13 through Aug. 27, and will focus on how nineteenth-century aesthetics influenced women’s clothing design and construction. 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 editor@inthecourier.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Nonprofit reclaims effort to restore OOB Ballpark

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – The Old Orchard Beach Ballpark may have scored a homerun now that nonprofit Friends of the Ballpark received support from the town council after it passed a resolution last week. More...

Altrusa welcomes first male member

BIDDEFORD – “Does the word Altrusa mean anything to you?” Nancy Phillips of Saco wrote to the Courier last year. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Additional letters - November 3rd, 2016 - 12:29pm
Biddeford native works for animal rights - August 26th, 2016 - 11:27am
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

Neighbors

TV production course offered at Biddeford Public Access

Biddeford Public Access television host Toni Sipka will offer a free studio production program 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

LOCAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS

Take a cue from successful women According to the Fortune 500 list, 2015 tied the record set for the highest number of female CEOs in America’s largest companies by revenue. More...

Birthdays

March 30: Happy birthday Emma Graffam from GMACC.  April 3: Happy anniversary Dave and Deb Tanguay from GMACC.  More...

Editorial

March 30 is day to honor Vietnam veterans

Legislative Lowdown

In Vietnam, it was the 29th of March. Here in the United States, on the other side of the international date line, it was March 30. More...

Happy anniversary, Sisters in Crime

Library Links

A crazed maniac is chasing Kinsey Millhone down the halls of a deserted hospital building holding a giant knife and eerily singing nursery rhymes. More...

Correction

A story in last week’s Courier on page 7, “Biddeford’s Five Point Shopping Center for sale,” should have stated that Five Points Shopping Center brings in about $191,000 in real estate taxes and generated $187,000 in real esta More...