October 6, 2016 RSS feed / Community News

TA senior given top honor

Headmaster Rene Menard of Thornton Academy announced that senior Lucy Macomber of Saco, at left, has been named a Commended Student in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

Help Scouts Fill A Canoe

Saco Boy Scout Troop 371 will be camping Friday, Oct. 14 and Saturday, Oct. 15 for its first “Fill A Canoe.”  More...

Walking tour of cemetery is Oct. 15

Amble through history while on a walking tour of Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. The event is sponsored by United Baptist Church of Saco.   More...

Plan now for Festival of Trees in Saco

The 12th annual Festival of Trees will be held Nov. 26 through Dec. More...

Another Chance Animal Rescue

Bonnie is an adorable 6-month-old girl who is ready to find her forever family. Bonnie had a very rough start in life with a chronic upper respiratory infection and severe eye infection. More...

Artist group to meet Oct. 10

Saco Bay Artists will hold its monthly meeting featuring portrait artist Robert Dohar at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 10 at the Pines on Manor Street in Ocean Park.  More...

Saco race to be recognized

The Great Pumpkin 10K in Saco has been selected as one of two races that will be recognized by the Maine Running Hall of Fame for outstanding contributions to running in Maine.  More...

Signs, signs, everywhere signs

A wooden sign for the “Yes On 1” campaign sits on the side of Alfred Street near the interstate exit. A similar sign briefly appeared the morning of Thursday, Sept. More...

City honors employees, volunteers at banquet

The City of Biddeford held its first Employee & Volunteer of the Year banquet on Thursday, Sept. 29, recognizing Sgt. Steven T. Gorton as Employee of the Year and Recreation Commission Chairman Joe McKenney as Volunteer of the Year.  More...

TA organizes homecoming events

Thornton Academy alumni are invited back to campus on Saturday, Oct. 8 for homecoming celebrations.  More...