September 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Resident has questions about Lincoln Mill project

BIDDEFORD – Lincoln Mill developers could receive financial assistance with redevelopment of the mill, but taxpayers wonder if it’s the best use of municipal funds.  More...

News

Antique autos

The 24th annual Old Orchard Beach Car Show featured a parade, breakfast, awards and trophy presentation. The event ran from 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Long trek

For many years, Sarah and Bruce Fiedorowicz have traveled from Florida to the annual car show in Old Orchard Beach. More...

DDC continues without direction from council

BIDDEFORD – The Downtown Development Commission will continue to identify possible WI-FI hotspot locations downtown and secure sponsors for the equipment.  More...

Letters

Saco candidate has answers

When candidates were out collecting signatures for this year’s election, I found myself signing the petition for Barbara Colman to run for council in Ward 3.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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Saco allocates money for lawsuit

SACO – City officials have begun conversations with a Washington, D.C., law firm to help convince the Army Corps of Engineers to address Camp Ellis erosion issues caused by the jetty. More...

Hugs from Hayley marks 10 years

SACO – Hayley Desjardins has spent more time in the hospital than most freshmen in high school. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Additional letters - November 3rd, 2016 - 11:29am
Biddeford native works for animal rights - August 26th, 2016 - 10:27am
Petition for second assembly surfaces - June 13th, 2015 - 9:56am
Officer given state sentiment - May 26th, 2015 - 3:15pm
Whistle Blower - May 12th, 2015 - 1:27pm

Neighbors

Birthdays

Sept. 19: Happy birthday Yaya, Sheila Caras, love, Jack and Sophia . . . happy anniversary Dave and Jane Audie, best wishes from your friends and family.  More...

Biddeford, Saco ballots set; OOB soon

News Briefs

The deadline to return nomination papers for the Tuesday, Nov. 7 election has passed in Saco and Biddeford. The following individuals have returned papers on time with the appropriate number of signatures and will appear on the 2017 ballot:  More...

Fall retreats begin in October

Marie Joseph Spiritual Center will host a one-day retreat 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17. More...

Editorial

Pulling the rug out from under workers in job training

Beyond the Headlines

Imagine yourself in this scenario: Laid off from work through no fault of your own, you find yourself unemployed. More...

Vietnam vets paid deserved attention

Legislative Lowdown

As a legislator, I have made it a priority to work with Vietnam veterans. In fact, one of the finest honors of my legislative career was being awarded an honorary life membership in Vietnam Veterans of America in recognition of my efforts.  More...

Save me the aisle seat

Library Links

Libraries seem to always be surrounded by controversy. Back in the dark ages, i.e., when I started in libraries, there was quite a brouhaha over collecting VHS tapes. Luddites felt bringing non-book items into the collection was appalling. More...