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Disc golf comes to Rotary Park

BIDDEFORD – Two Biddeford residents are hoping to bring free disc golf to Rotary Park before the end of the year in an effort to grow the sport and give local children an opportunity to try a new outdoor activity.  More...

News

Saco continues with 10-year cable negotiations

SACO - Saco City Information Technology Director Ryan Pinheiro said the Saco Cable Advisory Committee’s next goal will be to better address public concerns over contract negotiations between the city of Saco and Spectrum.  More...

Meals offered in Biddeford, Old Orchard

The Biddeford School Nutrition Department will sponsor the USDA Summer Food Service Program. It is the school department’s seventh year. More...

Saco woman turns rescue cats into cat show competitors

SACO – Holly Dustin, manager of Pet Life in Saco, has been a cat lover her whole life and over the past two years has taken a few lucky rescued felines on a rags-to-riches journey.  More...

‘Broadway’ celebrates 25 years

SACO – When Debra Lombard thinks about the 25thanniversary of The Dance Company’s production of “The Best of Broadway,” she can’t believe she’s gotten to do what she loves for nearly three decades.  Director a More...

Downtown task force nears goals

BIDDEFORD – The Downtown Task Force Committee plans to make a formal recommendation to the city council sometime in early August, after which point the council may either disband the group or assign it a new task. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Additional letters - November 3rd, 2016 - 12:29pm
Biddeford native works for animal rights - August 26th, 2016 - 11:27am
Petition for second assembly surfaces - June 13th, 2015 - 10:56am
Officer given state sentiment - May 26th, 2015 - 4:15pm
Whistle Blower - May 12th, 2015 - 2:27pm

Community News

Giving

From left, Michael Hopkins, a Saco Food Pantry volunteer and a member of Saco Lodge No. 9, Gregory Maxwell, master of Saco Lodge No. 9, and Bob Nichols, director of the Saco Food Pantry. More...

Volunteers needed for Beach to Beacon

Officials for the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race are looking for volunteers at this year’s 20th race on Saturday, Aug. 5 in Cape Elizabeth.   More...

Editorial

Brother, can you spare a ciabatta

C Links

I was browsing Libby Library’s excellent DVD section at the start of this past long weekend, when I saw Lawrence Whelk and his longtime aquarium pal, Stanislaw Starfish, staring intently at the screen of one of the public use computers. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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