September 4, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Tracking TIFs

Rte. 111/Mill Redevelopment District, a history

This article is part of a series that takes a look at each of the tax increment financing districts in Biddeford. For an overview of TIF districts are created, see “Tracking TIFs: Understanding TIFs in Biddeford, an overview” in the Aug. More...

News

REVIEW: ‘Closed for the Season’ by Doug Kolmar

BIDDEFORD/SACO – Doug Kolmar of Saco released a new CD titled “Closed for the Season” last week, his second full-length album and first release in eight years.  More...

Library Links

Library thrives during overhaul

The brick fundraiser is going strong at Libby Library and the maximum of 45 fireplace bricks have been sold. The fireplace is filled in and the bricks have been ordered. More...

Lucky Pup rescues

Lauren is a gorgeous coonhound and she is doing really well with her Maine foster family. She is with a small child and a dog smaller than her. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

Thursday, Sept. 4   Preschool Story Time, 10 to 10:45 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program for children ages 3 to 6. Program includes stories, rhymes, music, crafts and movement activities.  More...

Homelessness ever-present in city

BIDDEFORD – Members of the Common Connection Club said they were offended when they saw a barrier to an adjacent alley with a sign reading “Private Property. More...

Signatures not enough for ballot

BIDDEFORD – A petition to overturn a council vote to allow a cell tower to be built on Hill Street failed to garner enough signatures for a general vote in November.  The city manager’s office reported that the petition did not conta 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

In the News

In the News

Market rate apartments coming to Saco   SACO – A mill building owned by Kevin Mattson is under contract to be sold to Chinburg Properties of Newmarket, New Hampshire. Mayor Don Pilon said Building No. More...

Letters

Governor has passion for the state of Maine

To the editor:   More...

Candidate has realworld experience

To the editor:   More...

Avid rider puts out call for action to residents

To the editor:   For six weeks this summer, I traveled the United States to ride my bicycle on the best trails and mountains our country has to offer. I’m an avid rider and love all things bike. More...