February 14, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Community News

Learn why Chinese food is Jewish

“What Makes Chinese Food Jewish?” will be held 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24 at Congregation Etz Chaim, 36 Bacon St., Biddeford. More...

Latest improv show staged Saturday

Maine Rep’s American Chamber of Comedy’s newest production, “Freezing Our Improv Off” comes to a close after a successful run, with final performances scheduled for Saturday, Feb. More...

Professor to discuss factory girl fiction, fact

Elizabeth De Wolfe, professor of history at the University of New England, will present, “Thrilling Tales and Dangerous Temptations: The Secret Lives of Saco Mill Girls” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21 at Dyer Library in Saco. More...

Letters

There’s more to school story

To the editor:   An article published in the Journal Tribune on Dec. 24 (“Ecology School plans to break ground in spring”) requires comment.  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...

Saco Pre-K wants to add 64 students

SACO – As budget season begins, the Saco School Board presented an additional request for the 2019-2020 school budget; an expanded pre-kindergarten program.  The pre-kindergarten program began in 2018-2019 and filled immediately to capacit More...

Hate V- Day? Revue is for you

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – Laura Whited knows that not everyone loves Valentine’s Day.  “Men get nervous and stressed out, and women get their hopes up,” Whited said. More...

News

Lucky Pup Rescue

Introducing, Beethoven. He may not be able to conduct music but he certainly plays heart strings very well. He is a 7-year-old Lhasa Apso and weighs 28 pounds. This little gentleman will get himself attached to one person in particular. More...

Tigers bring home cheering state championship

BIDDEFORD – A state championship is a goal most high school athletes can only dream of – but that’s exactly what the Biddeford cheering squad did Saturday, Feb. More...

Editorial

The nicest things

Library Links

One of the really great discoveries I’ve made while working as executive director of Dyer Library and Saco Museum is that people do the nicest things. More...

Birthdays

Feb. 14: Happy birthday Sharon Kearns from GMACC . . . happy birthday Bonnie Kremser from GMACC.  Feb. 18: Happy 40th birthday Jamie Lyn Vallee, love you, Mom.   More...

Did You Hear?

Did you Hear?  More...