November 27, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Lawyer can’t practice for four years

BIDEFORD – A Biddeford attorney has been barred from practicing law for more than four years following allegations of misconduct. More...

Thornton is state champ

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Fire rages on

Four ladder trucks and four ambulances were at 25 Green St. Sunday, Nov. 23 to help extinguish a fire that collapsed the building. More...

Community News

Downtown festival is Dec. 5

Biddeford’s annual Downtown Holiday Festival will be held 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5. More...

St. James awarded

In recognition of St. James School’s commitment to healthy eating and living, it has become the first school in York County to receive the Let’s Go! More...

University College in Saco offers courses for teachers

Educators and potential educators can choose from a variety of teacher preparation programs and courses offered at University College at Saco for the spring 2015 semester, which begins in January. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, Nov. 27 Friday, Nov. 28

16th annual Thanksgiving dinner, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Most Holy Trinity Church, 271 Main St., Saco. Takeout and delivery available, but orders must be placed in advance by calling 282-3321. More...

Saturday, Nov. 29

Saco River Winter Market, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Saco Island, parking behind Run of the Mill Brew Pub, on the river. Agricultural products, specialty foods, local art.  More...

Sunday, Nov. 30

Service, 11 a.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco.  Service, 10 a.m., Unitarian-Universalist Church of Saco-Biddeford, 60 School St., Saco; followed by coffee and conversation in parish hall. FMI, call 282-0062.  More...

Paper seeks Great Person nominations

It’s time for the Courier’s Great Person Award nominations.  Each year we ask our readers to tell us who has influenced their lives. More...

New organist is music to their ears

BIDDEFORD/SACO – Organist John Sullivan, who was recently hired as the music director for Second Congregational Church in Biddeford, knows how to push the right buttons.  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

Neighbors

Birthdays

Nov. 27: Happy birthday Cindi Flow from GMACC. Nov. 28: Happy birthday Kevin Wynne from Dave. B. . . . happy birthday Derek Madore love, Grammie and Pop. Nov. More...

In the News

Honor Roll

Biddeford High School, term one

Grade 12   More...

Lucky Pup rescues

This gorgeous babe is now a grown up. At 1-year-old, Liberty is a petite girl, about 40 pounds. She appears to be a Carolina dog mix or possibly a small shepherd/ yellow lab. More...

Library Links

Foster C. Leavitt Jr., community treasure

Once upon a time, not so very long ago, southern Maine was laced together with trolley tracks. The trolleys that ran on those tracks connected cities and towns and provided an inexpensive and highly reliable method of transportation. More...

Editorial

Executive Session Watch

Eye on: Saco City Council

SACO – The Saco City Council was scheduled to hold two executive sessions in September and October, but only held one.  More...

Beyond the Headlines

Shop local to benefit economy

After the stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, turkey and fixings, many begin to plan their annual shopping adventure known as Black Friday. More...

Letters

Three cheers for the Lincoln Mill

To the editor:   More...

Communities were giving this holiday season

To the editor:   More...

Those who are cruel to animals, are cruel to people

To the editor:   Anyone who abuses animals will one day commit violent crimes against humans.  More...