May 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Saco Jets still a local favorite

BIDDEFORD/ SACO – The Saco Jets Baton Twirlers are gearing up for several competitions this month, after eight months of preparation. More...

News

Council meeting spurs successful citizen petition

BIDDEFORD – Members of the city’s Police Commission did not return repeated calls for comment during the last two weeks or in the days after residents took over council chambers with demands that the police chief and deputy chief be suspe More...

Officials show support for alleged victims

BIDDEFORD – State Sen. David Dutremble said he remembers when local police officer Stephen Dodd used to stop by Biddeford Fire Department to spend time with the teenage members of the department’s junior firefighters.  More...

Letters

Resident applauds alleged victim

To the editor:   I applaud Matt Lauzon for having the nerve to call out his alleged molester, Stephen Dodd. This human changed Mr. Lauzon’s whole quality of life.  More...

Shame on Saco councilors; others did the right thing

To the editor:   More...

Public access volunteer won't release video of forum

Local senator is looking into matter

BIDDEFORD – State Sen. David Dutremble and others are upset that a public access volunteer who filmed a forum about recent sexual assault allegations refuses to release the video.  More...

Blowing the whistle

A former BPD detective says the AG’s office purposely threw a case against a former police captain

BIDDEFORD – A former detective with the Biddeford Police Department is claiming the Maine Attorney General’s Office rigged an investigation of police Capt. 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

Our bridge to history

One of the most significant aspects of the new pedestrian bridge over the Saco River is that when you stand on it, you are taking in a view that has not been seen in the same manner for many years. More...

Alumni Band to perform

The Alumni Band of Biddeford/Saco will perform its annual “Mike Drapeau Scholarship Concert” under the direction of Jeanne MacDonald-Johnson at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 16 at First Parish Congregational Church on Beach Street in Saco. More...

Things to Do

Thursday, May 14   Thornton Academy annual art exhibit, 4 to 6 p.m., Thornton Academy, Saco.  Breast Cancer Survivors Support Group, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., SMHC, Webber Building, second floor conference room, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. More...