August 23, 2018 RSS feed / Community News

Businesses eligible for ‘slum and blight’ grant

Members of Biddeford’s downtown business community are encouraged to apply for funding assistance to restore their buildings through the Downtown Improvement and Business Assistance Program. More...

Biddeford recognized for financial achievement

The Government Finance Officers Association awarded the city of Biddeford a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2017 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, marking the eighth consecutive year that the city has rec More...

Vet to show films at Engine in Biddeford

U.S. Navy SEAL, Middle East veteran and veteran activist Robert Foley will give a presentation about his work as a facilitator with Artists For Peace And Freedom-United States. Foley will show two short at documentaries at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. More...

Oldies dance raises money for Ronald McDonald House

The 15th Oldies Benefit Dance will be held 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Eagle’s, 57 Birch St., Biddeford. Ticket sales are limited to 250. Proceeds go to the Ronald McDonald House of Portland. More...

Line up of events announced for River Jam Festival

On Sept. 14 and 15, the Biddeford Saco River Jam Festival promises to be a celebration of life on the Saco River. More...

Collaborative formed for special ed students

A funding crisis and broken delivery model prompted the Department of Health and Human Services to recommend shifting Child Development Services special education services for 3- to 5-year-olds from the state to local school districts, according to a More...

Bus, trolley changes announced for OOB

During the Ironman Triathlon on Old Orchard Beach Wednesday, Aug. 22 through Sunday, Aug. More...

Rink fundraiser features skating with Brian Dumoulin

West Brook Skating Rink on Pool Street is nearly 100 years old and needs serious care and upkeep. “Save the West Brook Skating Rink” will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. More...