March 17, 2016 RSS feed / Community News

BHS student wins Principal’s Award

Kirsten Lebreux, a senior at Biddeford High School, has been selected to receive the 2016 Principal’s Award, sponsored by the Maine Principals’ Association, which is given in recognition of a high school senior’s academic achievemen More...

Boatbuilding festival will be July 16, 17 at Biddeford mill

The weekend of July 16 and 17 will be all about boats when the Biddeford Boatbuilding Festival takes over the Pepperell Mill event space.   More...

Workshop will focus on maps

A cartography program for adults will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 22.  Use historical or contemporary maps, isolate geographic features and use water color paints to design a favorite locale. More...

Soup-er bowls to fill

Kate Grant, an art teacher at Biddeford Intermediate School, and her husband, Lee, participate in Heart of Biddeford’s Community Souper. More...

Another Chance Animal Rescue

Elvis is a longtime resident at Another Chance Animal Rescue. More...

‘Abstract’ exhibit opens March 25 at Engine

“Abstract Narratives,” a group exhibition of new works by six Maine artists – Meghan Brady, Jessica Davis Buckley, Amanda K. More...

Saco Museum offers new exhibit next month

“Beneath the Surface,” New England wax encaustic artists, will be displayed April 2 through May 28 at Saco Museum. An opening reception will be held 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 1. An artist talk will be held at 6:30 p.m. More...

Open hour, fair for veterans is March 20 in Old Orchard Beach

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044 in cooperation with the Saco Bay Center for Civic Engagement will hold its fifth annual open hours and resource fair 12:30 to 2 p.m. More...

Baseball will be back again

Old Orchard Beach Surge announced that an agreement has been reached with the town of Old Orchard Beach and The Ballpark.  More...

Doing the honors

Thornton Academy students Griffin Brumer and Allison Cannon served as Honorary Pages in the Maine Senate on March 9. The Saco residents were guests of Sen. Linda Valentino of Saco. More...

Council honors TA academic team

Saco Mayor Ron Michaud and the city council honored Thornton Academy’s State Champion WorldQuest Team at Saco City Hall March 7 by presenting them with commemorative coins, wishing them well at the Nationals competition in Washington, D.C., in More...

Paint wine glasses in fundraiser for youth art

Help raise funds to offset the cost of supplies for Engine’s April Makers Camp, a week-long series of handson activities and field trips during April school vacation that allow young makers ages 10 and younger the chance to be creative, learn m More...

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Thornton Academy team members who won first and second place at the Maine Academic WorldQuest competition for high school students pose with their gold ball. More...