June 7, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Thornton Academy celebrates graduates

Above, a group of graduating seniors at Thornton Academy chat in line as they wait to march into Paul S. Hill Stadium during the school’s June 3 ceremony where 441 students graduated. More...

Primary 2018

On June 12, Maine will hold a primary vote for candidates who will represent their respective Democratic or Republican parties in the fall election. More...

Community News

School receives donation

The Ecology School received a $4,796 donation from the York County Children’s Aid Society Fund of the Maine Community Foundation in support of expanding ecology curriculum.  More...

Biddeford has new Wi-Fi hot spot

The Biddeford Downtown Development Commission and city of Biddeford announced the addition of a second downtown Wi-Fi hot spot that will offer free internet along Main Street. This will be celebrated 11 a.m. More...

Maine Water announces hires

The Maine Water Company continues to add professional staff to its workforce, to facilitate the company’s mission of providing clean drinking water in 12 public water systems throughout the state. More...

Letters

Vote down Saco school budget

To the editor:   Dear Saco Taxpayers,  De je vu.  “We must consult our means rather than our wishes.” – George Washington  More...

Candidate will represent us well

To the editor:   I am writing this letter in support of Lori Gramlich who is running to be the Old Orchard Beach Democratic candidate for the Maine House of Representatives.  More...

Support school budget at polls

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Seeds of Hope volunteers walk 40 miles in two days for ‘Decade’

BIDDEFORD – Every week at Seeds of Hope, neighbors come in to the South Street location for food, clothes and to use the resource center. More...

Lawyer files complaints about Saco Ecology School

SACO – Four Saco residents have filed two letters of concern to the planning board regarding what they believe is a failure in protocol.  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

Congratulations OOB High School, class of 2018

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Church to hold panel on hunger June 10 in Biddeford

Union Church will host panel discussion on ending hunger in Maine 7 to 8:30 p.m., Sunday June 10, 3 Stonecliff Road, Biddeford.  More...

Dyer Library needs yard sale donations

The Dyer Library/Saco Museum’s sixth annual Colossal Yard Sale will be held 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 23. Rain date is June 24. All proceeds benefit the programs offered at the Dyer Library/Saco Museum year round.  More...

Editorial

Congratulations in order for the classes of 2018

Beyond the Headlines

Graduation. The marching practices. The cap and gowns. The tissue boxes. More...

Biddeford history more accessible than ever

By Renée DesRoberts More...

Did You Hear?

Did you hear? This past Saturday, June 2, Saco went to the dogs, literally, as Saco Main Street held its first Bark In The Park canine celebration at the Saco Dog Park, located behind the Gov. John Fairfield School on School Street in Saco. More...

Obituaries

Edward Caron

Edward Caron passed away peacefully on May 27, 2018.   More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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