August 9, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Neighbors

Birthdays

Aug. 6: Happy 73rd birthday Leslie Mason, from, Linda Mason.  Aug. 10: Happy birthday Skip Keene from GMACC.  More...

Beach to Beacon extends beyond Cape Elizabeth

Jeannie Lovell of Biddeford was a spectator at The TD Beach to Beacon 10K in Cape Elizabeth and was there to support Sheri Michel, a dental hygenist with Dr. More...

Runners beat the heat at B2B

Lisa D'Ottavio, 54, of Biddeford, celebrates surviving the high humidity of the 21st annual TD Beach to Beacon 10K, crossing the line in 1:41:57, good for 6,436th place among the 6,528 runners (of 8,088 entrants) to finish the race. More...

Editorial

The ‘One-in-a-Million’ author to visit McArthur Library

Library Links

Several years ago I hosted my first whole community reading event. Our committee selected the book “Ernie’s Ark” by Monica Wood. It was the first time I was in charge of such a large scale reading program. More...

Did You Hear?

Did you hear? York County Veteran’s Alliance, located at 24 Bradbury St. in Biddeford, holds a weekly, public dance and dinner buffet 1 to 5 p.m. More...

Future of center is on the table

BIDDEFORD – As the Community Center Ad Hoc Committee continues its research into the value of the J. Richard Martin Community Center it is relying on tenants of the building to identify true benefits of the center.  More...

Town wants to replace decades old lifeguard truck

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – After nearly 20 years, the Old Orchard Beach Lifeguard division is looking to replace its truck. More...

Community News

Biddeford Police Department receives accreditation

The Biddeford Police Department joined a group of law enforcement agencies that have received national accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. More...

Saco Museum has new manager

After five years at the Saco Museum, Zoe Thomas will soon move with her family to be closer to her husband’s job in Brunswick. More...

Biddeford part of new web effort

Maine Development Foundation’s Maine Downtown Center announced the launch of an interactive web portal aimed at attracting visitors through one-stop shopping and content. More...

Letters

Committee member wants to clear up tax program info

I have read the last two letters from Barbara Colman regarding the Senior Tax Workoff Program and feel that I must respond to these claims.  More...

Candidate for Senate champions kids, schools

I support sending Justin Chenette back to the state Senate this November.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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