December 10, 2015 RSS feed / Community News

Restaurant to host free Christmas dinner

The 17th annual Free Christmas Day will be served 1 to 3 p.m. at Traditions Restaurant, 162 Main St. in Saco, on Christmas Day, Dec. 25.  More...

Awesome Austin

Four-year-old Caleb Parenteau couldn’t wait to tell Thornton Academy football player Austin McCrum what a great game he played after TA won the state championship against Portland recently. More...

Chorus to perform under new director

The Tri-City Community Chorus, with Director Nick MacDonald, will present “Sure Stars Shining,” a holiday concert featuring a collection of holiday works including, “To a Dancing Star,” by Robert Espinola and Robert Seely, &ld More...

Alumni Band to hold annual concert

The Alumni Band will present “A World of Christmas Spirit” at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 18 and Saturday, Dec. 19 at City Theater in Biddeford. The program captures the joy and introspective reflection that is experienced this time of the year. More...

Biddeford schools hire new spokesperson

Karen Chasse will join the Biddeford School Department as director of community outreach and development following a unanimous Biddeford School Committee vote. She takes the place of Linda Verville.  More...

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New business offers fun, art and a contribution to charity

Painting with a Twist in Saco held its grand opening Nov. 12 to showcase a place where people can come together to paint, drink a beverage of their choice and discover their inner artist.  More...

Student association to collect ‘Socks for Seniors’

The Student Association at University College-Saco is collecting socks for the “Socks for Seniors” program. More...

Former principal named provincial superior

The Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Good Shepherd Sisters) have announced that Sister Therese Gauvin was named Provincial Superior of the American Province.  More...

Students to leave winter accessories in area park

In the spirit of Advent, students at St. James Catholic School in Biddeford on Tuesday, Dec. 15 were scheduled to take hats, mittens and scarves to the city owned park on the corner of South and Green streets in Biddeford. More...

Another Chance Animal Rescue

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...

Birthdays

Dec 3: Happy Birthday Holly Nunan, love, Dad, YaYa, Matownt Cheryl, Aunt Sheila and your uncles, aunts and cousins. Dec. 7: Happy birthday Tyler Audie, love, Mom and Dad . . . More...