July 12, 2018 RSS feed / Community News

Paddle comp aims to raise awareness about erosion

The inaugural Fog Dog Paddle Power Race on Saco Bay will be begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 28 at the access point at the end of Morris Avenue, part of the Ferry Beach Park Association campus.  More...

Barnraiser to support retreat

Subcircle, a nonprofit dance company, is holding a Barnraiser at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 14 at Engine, 128 Main St., Biddeford. More...

Flag raising is every night in Old Orchard

A flag raising at Veterans Memorial Park in Old Orchard Beach to honor veterans will be held at 6 p.m. every night until Labor Day. To suggest a veteran to be honored, visit www.oobmemorialflagraising.com.   More...

Ecology School given donation

The Ecology School received a $15,000 donation from the Sam L. Cohen Foundation supporting the expansion of environmental education programs for Biddeford and Saco school systems to the school’s new location at River Bend Farm in Saco.  More...

Backpacks distributed

What began as a project to help local foster children in need of school supplies has ballooned into an initiative that is assisting hundreds of students as far away as Kenya.  More...

Learn about Mt. Washington at library

Ed Webster will be at McArthur Library in Biddeford at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 12 to talk about New England’s highest peak, Mt. Washington.  More...

Biddeford AMVETS top in its class

Last month members of Biddeford’s AMVETS Post 1 went to state convention and came home with the coveted AMVETS Post of the Year award, which is based on a post’s accomplishments in several categories that include: Americanism, veterans se More...