February 13, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Downtown dollar store goes out of business

BIDDEFORD – The Downtown Dollar at 148 Main St. closed its doors for the last time on Sunday, after nearly a year in business. More...

Road Race Calendar

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Sunday, Feb. 16   More...

Focus on Wildlife

Sponsor injured turtle

This snapping turtle was admitted to the Center for Wildlife in September after being hit by a car. More...

Saco, OOB take separate tracks

SACO/OLD ORCHARD BEACH – Administrators and school board members of two soon-to-be newly constituted school districts are preparing in different ways for Saco's withdrawal from Regional School Unit 23, which will become effective July 1.  More...

Wilderness Kids bring cause to Sebago

SACO – The three children who started Wilderness Kids Firewood to raise awareness about Huntington’s disease will take their message to the Sebago Lake Rotary Ice Fishing Derby this weekend. 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

Community News

Community News

Mardi Gras party March 1   Community Partners, Inc. will host the fourth annual Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball at the Rochambeau Club in Biddeford 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday, March 1.  More...


Politics & other Mistakes

Dropkick me, Jesus (through the goalposts of life)

Are you there Angus? It’s me, God.  More...


Reader calls out recent letter writers

To the editor:   Conrad (Boisvert), you are at it again (in response to Feb. 6 letter).  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...