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News

Caution lights come from FD supporters

BIDDEFORD – Caution lights have been installed in front of Biddeford Fire Department on Alfred Street thanks to donations from area residents.  More...

Courthouse architect has worked on similar projects

BIDDEFORD – The state of Maine Judicial Branch has hired an experienced project manager for the new York County Courthouse, which will be built on Elm Street, but not everyone is excited for the project to begin.  More...

Lady Liberty cries

Naomi Mayer of Portland, of March Forth, participated in a protest in Biddeford Monday, Sept. 25, in front of the Biddeford office of Sen. Susan Collins. More...

Editorial

Thornton Academy has homecoming for all

Beyond the Headlines

“T-H-O-R-N-T-O-N.” The rallying cry shouted by every student that has ventured through the halls of our local high school institution.  This weekend is the annual tradition we all know all too well. More...

Library goes to the dogs

Library Links

By Bob Cochran   More...

Working with both sides is top priority

Legislative Lowdown

To help break up the party gridlock and the strong influence of special interest dollars in Augusta, I have decided to unenroll from the Democratic Party and become an Independent.  More...

Selling a home in Camp Ellis poses issues unlike others

SACO – A beachfront property in Camp Ellis is on the market, but the owner is concerned as the beach slowly disappears. Wanda McGee’s summer home at 10 Surf St. is priced at $780,000. More...

New program aims to educate about race

BIDDEFORD – A conversation about race has found a new home at Biddeford Public Access. 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

Neighbors

LOCAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS

Chaya Studio Jewelry  SoPo Jewelry Designer in Knightville  More...

Community News

Biddeford resident retires after long career with marine association

Stacey Keefer, a marine industry veteran, will replace Biddeford resident Susan Swanton, current executive director of Maine Marine Trades Association, when Swanton retires in early December after 20 years of service.  More...

Lucky Pup Rescue

This is Lola, an approximately 5-year-old rat terrier mix. She was found as a stray and was never claimed, as is often the case with southern dogs. More...

Letters

Candidate knows what Saco needs

To the editor:   My wife Sandra and I are fairly new to Saco, having moved here from Massachusetts in 2008. While we could have chosen from a variety of cities, towns and states for our place of retirement, we chose Saco for many reasons.  More...

Headmaster welcomes all to homecoming

To the editor:   Once again, it’s homecoming weekend at Thornton Academy. On behalf of the Thornton Academy Board of Trustees, I welcome our entire community to celebrate with us on Saturday, Sept. 30.  More...

Saco candidate makes change happen

To the editor:   Saco residents, particularly in Ward 3, should elect Barbara Colman as their councilor.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Courier accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@inthecourier.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...