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City opens support center for sex abuse victims

BIDDEFORD – The city has partnered with Sexual Assault Response Services of Southern Maine to open a Biddeford Support Center to provide advocacy and resources to those affected by sexual violence. More...

Shoulder surgery no permanent setback for volleyball standout

BIDDEFORD – A 2013 Biddeford High School graduate and 2010 Class A state volleyball champion reflects on her return to the sport after missing a year due to shoulder surgery. More...

An intriguing musical journey yet to be fulfilled

BIDDEFORD – The second CD by An Overnight Low, “Piccadilly,” released in Bull Moose stores on Nov. More...

Editorial

Why every vote matters

Beyond the Headlines

Why vote? There will be plenty of people voting. My vote isn’t going to make a difference.  I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard this. More...

Being a groupie

“The finest of pleasures are always the unexpected ones.” Library Links

– Erin Morgenstern, “The Night Circus”   More...

La raison d’être de ma pièce, “La Souillonne” – suite

Comme suite à ma dernière rubrique sur ma pièce, “La Souillonne”, je voudrais vous faire part d’autres thèmes de la pièce. 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...

TA takes home state trophy for second year

PORTLAND – With the game tied 14-14 leading into the fourth quarter, Thornton Academy rallied to score 10 unanswered points against Portland and won the Class A football state championship 24-14 this past Saturday, Nov. 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

Play, win, repeat

Isaac Patry celebrates with his teammates after Thornton Academy defeated Portland 24-14 to win the Class A football state championship at Fitzpatrick Stadium. (David Arenstam photos) More...

Births

From Southern Maine Health Care.  Bentley Ryan Large was born Oct. 29, 2015, to Kevin Large and Katrina Seavey of Biddeford. More...

12th men

The visiting side of Fitzpatrick Stadium was filled with a sea of maroon and gold as students, family, friends, and alumni cheered for the Thornton Academy football team. (David Arenstam photo) More...

Letters

TA thanks communities

It is with sincere gratitude that we thank you for supporting our endeavors as we raised both nonperishables and monetary donations for the WGME School Spirit Challenge. On Friday, Nov. More...

Need to say thanks?

Nonprofit groups and individuals may send their letters of thanks to editor@inthecourier.com.   More...

Boys soccer says thanks

To the editor:   The Thornton Academy Boys Soccer Team would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to Paul and Michele Dussault and the entire Dussault family for recently hosting us at Joseph’s by the Sea in Old Orchard Beach.  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...