January 19, 2017 RSS feed / Community News

State announces area road projects

Sen. Susan Deschambault (D-Biddeford) shared details of Maine’s three-year transportation infrastructure work plan and what it means for Alfred, Arundel, Biddeford, Dayton, Kennebunkport and Lyman. More...

Needed: Students who exhibit character

Applications are now being accepted for 2017 Mainely Character Scholarships to be awarded this spring.  More...

Renowned gardener to speak at library

Kerry Ann Mendez, an award-winning garden educator, author and design consultant, will speak at the Saco Bay Gardening Club meeting 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2 at Dyer Library. The public is invited to attend free of charge.  More...

Saco museum seeks regular volunteer

Saco Museum is seeking a front desk volunteer for from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays.  Responsibilities include welcoming visitors, selling admissions and gift shop items and sharing museum information with patrons. More...

Saco PD to hold Citizen Police Academy

The Saco Police Department will hold its seventh annual Citizen Police Academy. It will begin Feb. 22 and run for nine weeks.  More...

Work sought for WinterFest exhibit

Engine invites artists to submit work to the city of Biddeford’s annual nonjuried Winter Wonderland exhibition at Biddeford City Hall opening on Friday, Feb. 3 and showing through March 18. The opening reception will be 4 to 6 p.m. Feb. More...

Marie Joseph offers two upcoming retreats

“A Contemplative Weekend – a Winter Special,” will be held Feb. 17 to 19 at Marie Joseph Spiritual Center in Biddeford.  This silent weekend will allow personal time to journey with self and God. More...

Helping out

The Biddeford Food Pantry would like to send a big “Thank you” to the Biddeford Hannaford and their employees, who donated more than 250 hams and turkeys to the pantry for distribution to More...