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Rescue dogs waiting to come to Maine

Lucky Pup Rescue, which is based in southern Maine, needs foster homes for dogs that are waiting to come north who, otherwise, could be put down for lack of shelter. More...

Litter to arrive in August

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LEGAL-EASE

Mallside Plaza• 198 Maine Mall Road • South Portland, ME 04106

LEGAL-EASE is Maine’s most convenient and only Walk-In Full Service law firm.  More...

Community News

Library guest to take patrons on icy adventure

McArthur Library will host Ed Webster at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 29 for a talk about the Great Explorers and the Races to the Poles.  More...

Bacon Street Festival moves neighborhoods

As part of the 32nd anniversary of National Night Out by the National Association of Town Watch, the city of Biddeford, Target, Heart of Biddeford, Biddeford & Saco Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Biddeford Housing Authority are sponsoring t More...

Molecular facility to break ground

Molecular controls designer and manufacturer, Maine Molecular Quality Controls, Inc., will break ground on a 16,000-square-foot product development and manufacturing facility in Saco on Thursday, July 23.  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...

Parsons: how it’s done at one beach

KENNEBUNK — Although it costs the price of a parking pass to visit most beaches in Kennebunk, a recent reversal by the board of selectmen means one stretch of shoreland that still can be accessed free of charge.  More...

Port plagued by parking problems

KENNEBUNKPORT — The automated parking gate at the municipal parking lot on Spring Street in Kennebunkport has only been up and running since June 3, but already some selectmen are wondering if they were sold a bill of goods.  “Why do More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Additional letters - November 3rd, 2016 - 11:29am
Biddeford native works for animal rights - August 26th, 2016 - 10:27am
Petition for second assembly surfaces - June 13th, 2015 - 9:56am
Officer given state sentiment - May 26th, 2015 - 3:15pm
Whistle Blower - May 12th, 2015 - 1:27pm

Neighbors

Appreciated

Bernice Wood of Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution was named Rotarian of the Year of the Biddeford Saco Rotary Club in appreciation and recognition of distinguished service, loyalty and devotio More...

Kath Bartlett, MS, LAc of Bartlett Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine is an Expert that You Want To Use!

In October, 2012 a meta-analysis reviewing 29 high quality trials of acupuncture for pain treatment was published in the Archives of Internal Medicine. More...

Maine Shore Mechanical Inc.

Maine Shore Mechanical Inc. prides itself on providing efficient service and quality installations at reasonable rates. We do our best to inform the consumer with accurate information for making smart energy choices. More...

Editorial

Broomsticks, pitchforks, and vetoes – oh my

Beyond the Headlines

Much like with anything, there are positives and negatives to being in the Legislature. Good days and bad days. More...

UNE and Bangor Savings Bank

Partnerships yield strategies in workforce development

The University of New England has been designated and recognized as a groundbreaker in new models higher education by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.  More...

Letters

Representative will fight for Maine lands

To the editor:   Imagine pulling up to a hunting spot you’ve enjoyed since childhood and finding a gated kingdom lot. Or maybe fly fishing is your thing, and access to the streams you fished with your grandfather has been lost.  More...

Resident is disappointed in Teamsters’ actions

Editor’s note: this letter ran last week with incomplete information.  To the editor:   More...

Salvation Army helps fellow residents

To the editor:   How far would you go to help someone in need?  More...