July 26, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

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Honor Roll

Biddeford High School, term four

Grade 12   High honors: Spencer Arnold, Katelyn Curry, Alyson Fecteau, Nghia Ho, Laurie Kanyamuneza, Colin Lavigne, Lauren McCallum, Gabrielle Millett, Cody Newton, Nina Nguyen and Virginia Tiah.   More...

Community News

City to hold meetings in downtown neighborhoods

The city of Biddeford will launch the My Neighborhood Network initiative at the end of July to promote revitalization of Biddeford’s downtown neighborhoods in partnership with the University of New England’s Coastal Healthy Communities Co More...

Bacon Street Festival is Aug. 5 in Biddeford neighborhood

The annual Bacon Street Festival, a free event for all community members offered as part of the National Night Out campaign, will celebrate its 11th year noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, 39 Sullivan St. in St. More...

Planter meant to ‘calm’ traffic, feedback sought by city

A new flower planter installed on Main Street in Biddeford aims not just to improve the street’s aesthetics, but to slow down traffic, according to a press release issued by the city. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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City takes look at senior tax break

SACO – One Saco resident has issues with a city program that allows seniors a break on their taxes.  More...

Amended ordinance protects plovers

SACO – This fall, the Saco River will be dredged and the material will be used to replenish the shoreline at Camp Ellis in an effort to stave off the effects of the jetty.  More...

News

World famous cartoonist to visit city library

SOUTH PORTLAND — Author appearances are par for the course for local libraries. So, when even the librarian goes a little ga-ga for the guest of honor, it’s a pretty good indication that particular event is no ordinary outing.  More...

Birthdays

July 27: Happy birthday Grace Grantham from GMACC.  July 28: Happy anniversary Jamie and Joan Waterhouse from GMACC.  More...

Editorial

Did You Hear?

Did you hear? Wildlife Encounters Ecology Center and Farm School was on hand at the Saco Elks Lodge on Ocean Park Road this past Saturday as part of a fundraiser for Kidz Go Eco Nature Preschool.  More...

Libby and the beanstalk: Yard sale to be held at library

Library Links

I was browsing the magazine rack at Libby Library when I when I came across a rather high strung Libby Lobster taking full advantage of the Adult Stress Free Zone.  “Libby, it looks like you’ve really been through the wringer. More...