May 22, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Premier’ plant sale is June 5

BIDDEFORD – The Southern Maine Health Care Auxiliary, a charitable organization that supports the hospital, is holding its fifth annual plant sale to raise money for room renovations at the Biddeford facility located at 1 Medical Center Drive. More...

News

Spring flflowers

More than three dozen volunteers from the Downtown Development Commission and Oakridge Bible Church, local businesses and citizens participated in the planting, which includes boxes along Main Street and in front of Biddeford Police Department.  More...

Past, present, future

Approximately 50 members of the Society for Industrial Archaeology took a tour of Pepperell Mill on Friday, May 16. The group had its annual convention in Portland and bused members to Biddeford to visit the mills. While touring the Pepperell  More...

BMS students set sights on college degree

BIDDEFORD – As part of efforts by Biddeford Middle School to increase awareness about college opportunities for its students, 43 high honor students participated in a guided tour of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technolo More...

Letters

Candidate for sheriff pursued tough case

To the editor:   For sheriff of York County, I support Bill King. More...

Vote would help Waterhouse Field

To the editor:   Please, for Waterhouse Field in Biddeford, vote at woobox.com/7cdpb2/vote?web=1. We have more than 550 votes now and are in good standing and could get some money to repair the equipment and field.  More...

‘Regular guy’ is right for county position

To the editor:   More...

Rain or shine

Sarah Balot helped with the Downtown Development Commission’s annual flower planting in Biddeford Sunday, May 18. More...

Kate’s adding dairy barn to new facility

ARUNDEL – Kate’s Homemade Butter is getting cows, but not for butter.  Construction will begin shortly on a 6,500-square-foot dairy barn located on the parcel of land behind the butter barn on Alfred Road in Arundel.  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

Businessman honored   Auto dealer Ira Rosenberg and his wife Judy were scheduled to receive honorary degrees from Salem State University in recognition of several decades of philanthropic contributions in New England.  More...

Editorial

Le grenier de souvenances de Norman

Les chats et les chiens de mon enfance

Je crois bien qu’il y ait peu de petits enfants qui ne grandissent pas sans avoir eu un petit chou-chou dans leur vie. Je veux surtout dire un chat ou un chien, une chatte ou une chienne. More...

Norman’s Attic of Memories

The dogs and cats of my childhood days

I believe that very few children grow up without having a pet in their lives, particularly a cat or a dog. It’s especially nice when one takes in either a cat or a dog as a kitten or a puppy. More...

Library Links

Have you thought about worth?

If you live or work in Biddeford, your card at McArthur Library is free, thanks to property taxes paid to the city and a variety of other library funding. 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...