January 17, 2013 RSS feed / News

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‘Oggie’ back with Tide

The Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide has announced the signing of pitcher Adam Ogburn. Ogburn, a junior at Rollins College and Panama City, Fla., native, will make his return to Old Orchard Beach after pitching for the Tide last summer.  More...

Public Input Remains Limited

Saco withdrawal meetings have allowed limited public input since September. More...

Schools examine security procedures

BIDDEFORD, SACO – School officials are reviewing security systems and communication policies in the wake of last month’s shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut.  Administrators from both Regional School Unit 23 and Biddefo More...

Word of the Week

Abhorrent: Strongly opposed.”At times, it appears the city is abhorrent to those who express a negative opinion.”   More...

Birthdays

Jan. 12: Happy birthday pa-pa we love you Devin, Delainey, Deanna, Dominic and Na-Na. Jan. 17: Happy birthday David Parks – Sprinsgteen forever! More...

FMI

This year, Mary’s walk and the Kerrymen Pub 5K will be held Sunday, March 17, St. Patrick’s Day. For more information or to register for the event, visit http://maryswalk.org.   More...

Library Links

Check yes for libraries

While it seems like the holidays have just barely passed, and some of us may still even be honoring our New Year’s resolutions, there are two seasons that are just around the corner. More...

RSU 23 Board counters withdrawal proposal

SACO – The ball is now in the court of the Saco Withdrawal Committee regarding the city’s retreat from Regional School Unit 23, which also includes Dayton and Old Orchard Beach.  More...

Withdrawal brings uncertainty for staff

The majority of teacher and staff contracts are up for renewal at the same time that the withdrawal would go into effect. More...

What’s the cost of RSU withdrawal?

Six months into the withdrawal process, many officials are wondering why the city of Saco has not yet produced a financial analysis of withdrawal.  More...

Mayor hopes to reconvene meetings

BIDDEFORD –Two ad hoc committees created by Mayor Alan Casavant in the fall should get things moving this month. More...

What the Padiddle?

Can you guess?

Last week’s headlight was a 2012 Chevy Equinox, which was guessed correctly by Buxton resident Danielle Hamilton. Three correct guesses in a row gets the winner a Courier t-shirt.  What about this week’s headlight? More...

Police Notes

Biddeford   Dec. 19  More...