July 21, 2016 RSS feed / Community News

Series explores religious stories

A lecture series and overview on Jewish, Christian and Muslim tradition will be held from 8:30 to 10 a.m., starting Monday, July 25, and held every day that week, at Jordan Hall, 46 Temple Ave., Ocean Park.  It will be hosted by Celene Ibrahim o More...

Sign up for talent show at library July 22

McArthur Library on Main Street in Biddeford will hold its second annual Talent Show at 2 p.m. Friday, July 22. Children and teens are encouraged to sign up at 1:30 p.m.   For more information, contact library staff information listed above. More...

Pantry seeks volunteers

Stone Soup Food Pantry is looking for volunteers.  Helen Lewis, volunteer executive director, said the pantry, which serves more than 150 families each week, needs volunteers with computer and office experience to help on a part-time basis.  More...

Painting demonstration to be held on Aug. 8

Saco Bay Artists will hold its monthly meeting featuring artist Tammy Charles doing acrylic gouache painting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. More...

Another Chance Animal Rescue

Meet Bond, James Bond. Bond is a 9-year-old neutered male Siamese. Bond lived with a family whose young children had allergies to him so they had to make the decision to surrender him to the rescue. More...

Local boys head to states

The 11- and 12-year-old District 4 Biddeford All Stars won the district championship and will participate in the state tournament in Orrington during the week of July 23. More...

Chamber to house center

The Biddeford, Saco Chamber of Commerce & Industry will partner with Saco Bay Center for Civic Engagement, a regional nonprofit service organization, to expand community involvement and connect people to volunteer opportunities.  More...

Parish reps to travel to Poland

A delegation of young people and adults, including Bishop Robert P. Deeley, will travel to Kraków, Poland, to participate in the 2016 World Youth Day festivities. More...

Sweetser to try new peer program

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services, in coordination with the Office of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, has awarded Sweetser the contract to provide recovery-based peer training statewide. More...