April 16, 2015 RSS feed / Community News

St. James puts on ‘Wizard of Oz’

More than 70 percent of the St. More...

SMHC Girls Night Out is May 20

Southern Maine Health Care’s fifth annual Girls Night Out will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 20. Hosted by the SMHC Auxiliary at the Coastal House on 2128 Post Road (Route 1) in Wells, the evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. More...

Clean up heath for Earth Day

The Nature Conservancy is preparing Saco Heath and other preserves across Maine for visitors. On April 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Earth Day) The Nature Conservancy volunteers will help fix up trails at Saco Heath Preserve in Saco.  More...

Local Knights chapter honored

The Knights of Columbus St. Joseph Council No. 12941 of Biddeford has earned the distinction of Double Star Council, for the 2013-2014 fraternal year. The organization’s headquarters, located in New Haven, Connecticut, made the announcement. More...

Biddeford baby wins ‘Sleeping Beauty’ contest

Southern Maine Health Care announced the winner of its Oh Baby! Photo Contest in the “Sleeping Beauty” category. More...

Saco GOP to host joint meeting with Biddeford, OOB

The Saco GOP Committee will host a joint meeting with Biddeford and Old Orchard Beach GOP committees to hear how people can have a voice in restoring the Constitution. It will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 21 at the train station in Saco.  More...

Births

Kyle Stephen Johnson was born Jan. 29, 2015, to Scott and Jill (Tulley) Johnson of Lyman. Grandparents are Stephen and Roberta Tulley of Arundel, John and Debra Surran of Saco and John Johnson of Lyman. More...

Hannaford donates $100,000 to YMCA

Hannaford Supermarkets presented a $100,000 check to the YMCA of Southern Maine to help it continue offering services and programs to all, regardless of the ability to pay.  The presentation took place at the Y’s Northern York Branch Child More...

Red Cross to honor Maine ‘heroes’

The American Red Cross will honor six individuals and one organization from southern Maine at its Real Heroes Breakfast, May 7 in Portland. The event, hosted by Maine’s first lady Ann LePage, More...

Shining Knights

From left, District Deputy Doug Desrosiers and Grand Knight Mike Bolduc. Seated in front are Fr. Ron Labarre, chaplain, and Dave McDonald, financial secretary of the Council. (Courtesy photo) More...

Exhibit opens May 1 at Engine

“Intricate Worlds” features recent works by 12 emerging and established artists who work in a detailed manner. An opening reception will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 2 at Engine.  More...

Tour Saco campus, learn about classes

People interested in beginning or returning to college are invited to visit the University College Center at Saco during its same-day acceptance event 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, April 24. More...

Home for trafficked people is focus of anniversary

The Saint Andre Home community joined Bishop Robert P. More...

Firefighters to host benefit comedy night

Biddeford Career Firefighters will hold their annual “Night of Laughs” comedy show at 7 and 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 25 at the Biddeford Middle School Performing Arts Center, 335 Hill St.  More...