July 31, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Center to reveal sculpture

For one week this summer, Seeds of Hope in Biddeford will display the sculpture “Whatsoever you do…” to help raise awareness of homelessness and poverty in the community.  More...

Encore

The Dance Company will perform a second showing of “The Best of Broadway” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5 at The Temple in Ocean Park. More...

Biddeford youth hockey merger won’t happen

BIDDEFORD – The Biddeford Youth Hockey Association will remain an independent organization, reversing two previous decisions by its board of directors to merge with two other youth hockey groups to form a new organization called Southern Maine More...

Letters

York County social club needs change

To the editor:   Lionel “Nel” Belanger likes and respects people. Mr. Belanger has a proven track record of leadership whether it be work or community projects.  More...

Republicans, explain to me how it works

To the editor:   Show me a Republican with morals and I will show you a Democrat. Do Republicans have any idea what morals are? When Republicans have to watch Fox News to learn morals you are right Mr. 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...

Nursery school moves to COT

BIDDEFORD – The Mother Goose Nursery School is moving from the John F. Kennedy Memorial School to the Biddeford Regional Center of Technology, adjacent to the high school on Maplewood Avenue. More...

Citizens’ group disbands

BIDDEFORD – Even though she was the lone voice advocating to save the Biddeford Coastal Coalition, Christina Stone was elected as the nonprofit’s president with the sole purpose of dissolving the organization.  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

Green Carpet Fundraiser is for Dana Tripp More...

Editorial

Executive Session Watch

Eye on: Old Orchard Beach Town Council

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – The Old Orchard Beach Town Council has been nearly flawless in its implementation of executive sessions so far this year. More...

Library Links

Summer is here, so are its titles

As a woman of a certain age, I easily recall watching the movie “Grease” over and over on a worn out VHS tape. To my teen brain the appeal was the idea of a wonderful summer romance blossoming unexpectedly out of a casual encounter.  More...

Le grenier de souvenances de Norman

Les fleurs de ma tendre enfance

Il me semble que les fleurs naturelles, pas celles faites de papier, de plastique, ou de soie m’ont toujours fasciné même lorsque j’étais tout petit. More...

Obituaries

Lois McInnis

Lois Ann McInnis of New Gloucester, formerly of Saco, daughter of Arthur and Jean (Guptil) McInnis of Saco, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, as a result of complications associated with Berger’s disease.  Lois attended schools in Saco an More...