January 19, 2017 RSS feed / Letters

Did council go into executive session when it shouldn’t have?

To the editor: It appears that the public’s ability to participate in their local government is becoming less evident as time goes by. More...

Animal abuse in Biddeford? Cancel dog sled team at WinterFest

To the editor:   I was taken aback when I learned that this year’s WinterFest would include sled dogs from Ultimate Dog Sledding Experience out of Oxford pulling people on city streets in downtown Biddeford.  More...

Fire fighters have contract: employees will remain vigilant despite criticism

To the editor: On November 11, after about 18 months of negotiations with the city, Biddeford’s career fire fighters and city manager Jim Bennett reached a labor deal that is good for both the taxpayers of Biddeford and its fire fighters. More...