April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Parking listening sessions conclude

BIDDEFORD – As part of the ongoing discussion between city officials and residents about parking solutions downtown, the city hosted three meetings publicized as “listening sessions.” These meetings allowed residents to speak to off More...

Community News

BHS announces annual PRIDE Award winners

Biddeford High School held its second annual Tiger PRIDE Ceremony in which students were honored for upholding the values of Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Dependability and Empathy. More...

Author to speak at TA

Kate Clark Flora, a former assistant attorney general for the state of Maine and a best-selling mystery and crime writer will speak about her work and the writing process at 6:30 p.m. More...

Former Patriot’s player to speak about addiction

The Biddeford Saco Rotary Club’s Red Ribbon Committee has focused its efforts on preventing young people from slipping into the grip of drug use and addiction.  More...

Letters

Letter writer has solution to parking in downtown

To the editor: Imagine saving the city of Biddeford $10 million? Biddeford City Councilors are on the verge of rubber stamping a $12 million 400-space parking garage. That’s $30,000 per parking space. More...

Authors thankful for Courier coverage

Just a few words to commend Courier ad representative and columnist Alex MacPhail for stopping by Trillium gift shop Saturday, March 31 to inquire about our book release “Strength For The Journey,” a co-authored book of photo poems with p 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...

Officials want to keep Age Friendly Saco

SACO – Age Friendly Saco is trying to secure funds to continue with its AARP-endorsed efforts to help the over-65 population pursue an active lifestyle within their community.  More...

Tiger pride is inside

Biddeford High School senior Washima Fairoz, center, was named the overall Tiger PRIDE Award recipient for the school. More...

Neighbors

Lucky Pup Rescue

Sally is a beautiful sweetheart who is about 45 pounds and 2 to 3 years old. She is the mom to the S-named puppies, on the Lucky Pup Rescue website. More...

Wellness events held April 21 in Biddeford

Local health practitioners and students of the UNE osteopathic medicine program the greater Biddeford and Saco community to attend the “Thrive” wellness symposium 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 21 inside the Pepperell Mill Campus.  More...

Summer Camp Guide

St. Peter’s Grand Slam Tennis Program   More...

Editorial

Ecology School: More going on in background than appears

More information than previously reported exists regarding the complexity and controversy surrounding The Ecology School’s institutional development of River Bend Farm at 184 Simpson Road in Saco. More...

Birthdays

April 19: Happy birthday Clark Cole from GMACC . . . happy birthday Ethan Nunan, love, Dad, Mom, Audrey, Grammy Nunan, your aunts, uncles and cousins.  More...

Center for vets opens

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044 will host an open house for its new Veterans R & R center 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 508 Elm St., Biddeford.  More...