October 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Neighbors

Strummin’ along

The Ukulele Strummers of Southern Maine entertained the crowd at the York County Mini Maker Faire at the Pepperell Mill Campus on Saturday, Oct. 13. More...

Editorial

Ghouls, graves and good books a plenty

Library Links

Yesterday, while I was renewing a book at the Libby Library’s circulation desk when I saw our illustrious mascot, Libby Lobster, happily heading toward the staff room, laptop in hand, er, claw.   “What’s up, Libby?”  More...

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

Superintendent’s Spotlight

A main focus of our five-year strategic plan is the promotion of healthy learning environments in RSU 21.  We have made substantial progress in our infrastructure. More...

Age Friendly Saco and parks and rec host meal for seniors

Did You Hear?

Did you hear?  Age Friendly Saco and Saco Parks and Recreation, with the assistance of Atlantic Heights, hosted more than 130 seniors for a meal and music at the Saco Community Center located on Franklin Street in Saco last Friday.  Age Fri More...

Health

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

History of mammogram technology

Mammography remains one of the most popular and well-known diagnostic tools for breast cancer. More...

Think you need a hearing aid?

If you need or think you might need a hearing aid, you should call Mark Vail today — he’ll test and evaluate you for the hearing aid you need in the comfort of your home and you’ll be happy with it.  More...

Individual Care of Maine

Q. What makes Individual Care of Maine different from other In Home Care companies. A. A few things separate us from other in home care companies. First; We prioritize getting outside daily as it pertains to each client. More...

Dream weaver

Ava Pavlick of Saco, 9, learns how to use a loom during the York County Mini Maker Faire at the Pepperell Mill Campus on Saturday, Oct. 13. Pavlick enjoyed and explored the faire with her mother, Celine Pelletier-Pavlick. More...

Maine State Senate – District 31

District 31 in the Maine State Senate serves Saco, Old Orchard Beach, Hollis, Limington and parts of Buxton. The seat is currently held by Sen. Justin Chenette (D), completing his first term in the Senate. More...

News

Lax star’s career to continue at Georgian Court

SACO — The Thornton Academy boys’ lacrosse team made a run to the program’s first-ever state championship last spring and Tom Levasseur’s stellar play was a big reason why the Golden Trojans were able to make history. More...

State Representative – District 14

It is a three-way race for the District 14 State Representative seat for part of Saco, as Independent candidate Frederick Samp and Republican candidate Stephen R. DuPuis challenge incumbent Donna Bailey (D). More...

Saco School Board – Ward 5

The Saco School Board seats for Wards 1, 3, 5 and 7 are up for election this year and in Ward 5, the incumbent is Michel Ohayon. Ohayon has been board member and chair of the school board since 2013. More...

Letters

Writers weigh in on upcoming vote

To the editor,   Justin Chenette will again have my vote. Justin is one of those rare individuals who will do the right thing even if no one is watching.  He stands against the things that give government a bad name. 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...