June 16, 2016 RSS feed / Community News

First Parish site of ordinations

The Chaplaincy Institute of Maine announced the ordination of seven interfaith chaplains at its 13th annual ordination on Sunday, June 5 at First Parish UCC Church in Saco. Kennebunk resident Carolyn Kellis is among the ordinands.  More...

Monument brought back to Biddeford cemetery

Four years after a lightning strike destroyed the Mount Calvary monument at Saint Joseph Cemetery in Biddeford, a carefully handcrafted replacement was blessed and dedicated on May 29.  “When we heard the new statue was coming, then everyo More...

Library seeks donation for sale

The friends and staff of Dyer Library and Saco Museum will host its fourth annual Colossal Yard Sale 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 18 on the lawn of the library and museum at 371 Main St., Saco, with a rain date of Saturday, June 25. More...

Event celebrated drinking water

The Biddeford and Saco Division of Maine Water dedicated its new water tank in the city of Biddeford with a “pipe-cutting” ceremony to celebrate completion of the new 3 million gallon tank.  More...

Kenyan orphanage director to speak at McArthur Library

Dorothy Selebwa, founder and director of the Kakamega Orphans Care Centre, will speak at McArthur Library at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 22.  More...

Biddeford to provide meals throughout summer

The Biddeford School Nutrition Department, along with funds from the USDA Summer Food Service Program, will offer a summer meal program June 20 through Aug. 12, during the week, open to everyone in the community. More...

Alumni give scholarships

The St. Louis Alumni Association of Biddeford recently announced recipients its 2016 scholarship awards. More...

Bishop, priests celebrate Jubilarians

More than 85 priests and deacons, as well as several seminarians of the Diocese of Portland, listened as Bishop Robert P. More...