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News

OOB Police charge woman with aggravated forgery

A Rumford woman was arrested on July 4 in Old Orchard Beach and charged with two counts of aggravated forgery, a Class B felony after trying paying with counterfeit money. More...

Saco Police charge two men for robbery in separate incidents

  Saco police have charged a local man and one New Hampshire resident on robbery charges for two separate incidents. More...

Breaking News - 7/11/2012 2:24 PM

OOB Police arrest Windham woman for aggravated forgery

OOB stores have second counterfeit sighting in a week

A Windham woman was arrested by the Old Orchard Beach Police Department for aggravated forgery, a Class B felony. More...

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Music brings downtown to life

If you are a music lover, the beat will be alive all summer long in downtown Biddeford. Heart of Biddeford will host Music In The Park, which will be held 5 to 7 p.m. every Wednesday in Shevenell Park, through Aug. 29. More...

Editorial

Politics & other Mistakes

Now, I don’t believe that anymore

Back in 1994, being pro-choice on abortion was a popular political position – even for conservative Republicans. More...

View From The Nest

MERC: hold up

Everyone is buzzing about the possibility of Maine Energy Recovery Co. More...

Let’s Get Cruisin’

Where the heart is . . .

This week I want to show you some of the older cars that we see on the cruises and at the shows. This is where my heart lies. Many of you have heard me say that I get confused around anything newer than a 1948 model. More...

Council divided on MERC

Several Biddeford City Councilors remain undecided on a plan to remove Maine Energy Recovery Co. from downtown.  More...

OOB student questions system

The common saying is that sometimes the easiest questions to ask are the most difficult to answer. For 13-year-old Katie Spagnolo, this is proving to be especially true. 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

Dunegrass owner finds success

Compared to most people, Domenic Pugliares already had a lifetime filled with challenges and accomplishments. As a young man he wanted to work for himself and he started a travel agency in and around the Boston area. More...

Community News

Two iconic Maine businesses merge

For the last three months, C.D. More...

Public welcomed into Saco gardens this weekend

For many people in the community, the first week in July is seen as the real beginning of summer. More...

What the Padiddle?

Can you guess?

Last week’s headlight was a 2010 Ford Fusion, which was correctly guessed by Travis Journey.  What about this week’s headlight? Can you guess what make of car it belongs to and/or what year it is? More...

Obituaries

Lucille E. Beaudoin

Lucille E. Beaudoin, nee Brunelle, 87, of Biddeford, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at the Monarch Center in Saco, with her family by her side.  Lucille was born in Biddeford on Dec. 19, 1924, the daughter of Joseph and Marie Brunelle. 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...