June 14, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page


Lucky Pup Rescue

Belle is a Catahoula mix, approximately 4 years old and weighs 54 pounds. More...

BHS grads: Oh, the places you’ll go

Zachary Reali and Jacob Pelletier share a congratulatory handshake before marching into their graduation ceremony from Biddeford High School. More...

BHS, 2018

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Space on Main Street is abused

To the editor:   I was very pleased to see the June 7 front page photograph that illustrated the article about the removal of the trees on Main Street in Biddeford. 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...

Congrats BHS class of 2018

Graduating senior Asma Alkhulaifawi waits before the Biddeford High School graduation ceremony Friday, June 8 where 208 students graduated at Waterhouse Field. More...

Officials: Ecology School plan still not good enough

SACO – For the second time the planning board has tabled approval of the site plan for The Ecology School following a tumultuous meeting.  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

Pavilion celebrates 20 years

The Salvation Army’s Seaside Pavilion, located in Old Orchard Beach, will celebrate its 20th anniversary Saturday, June 23 with performances by the New England Brass Band at 2 p.m. and Christian artist Francesca Battistelli at 6:30 p.m.  More...

Harmon Museum opens June 26

Harmon Museum in Old Orchard Beach, beginning Tuesday, June 26, will offer guides to museum visitors at the 4 Portland Ave. More...

Helping hands

Students from Biddeford Middle School’s English as a second language class participated in the United Way’s 23rd annual Day of Caring, helping clean the front island at John F Kennedy Mem More...


Job fair is start to collaboration

Legislative Lowdown

Last week, together with York County Sheriff Bill King, University of New England’s Coastal Healthy Communities Coalition and Enso Recovery, we conducted a Recovery Workforce Job Fair at the Pepperell Mill Campus. More...


June 16: Happy anniversary Jim and Jayne Waterhouse from GMACC. June 19: Happy anniversary Justin and Danielle Lachance from GMACC.   More...

La Kermesse to celebrate 36th year in Biddeford

The board of directors for LaKermesse Franco-Americaine Festival are preparing to provide the greater Biddeford community with its annual celebration at St. Louis Field in Biddeford. More...