May 25, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Support our homeless heroes

Beyond the Headlines

One veteran homeless, is one too many.  Sadly, there are individuals who fought for the rights and freedoms we enjoy today that are struggling with basic necessities including a roof over their heads.  There are two programs that provide tr More...

Correction

In a story titled “Up to Bat” in last week’s Courier, an event at The Ballpark in Old Orchard Beach should have been listed as the New England Parkinson’s Ride, which is hosted by the Michael J. More...

The wrong kind of surprise: bills

Legislative Lowdown

Have you had a surprise medical bill? You slip and fall getting out of your car and twist your ankle badly. So you go to the emergency room, get an X-ray, and good news: it turns out the bone is not broken. More...

Two great programs, two great moments in time

Library Links

Years ago in a library far, far away I was recataloging a collection of genealogy and local history materials. It was a mishmash of books, unpublished family trees and ephemera. Among the titles was a massive 1,250 page book written in 1895. More...