October 4, 2018 RSS feed / Community News

Primary school hosts families

As a continued effort to better connect with student’s families, Biddeford Primary School hosted a community barbeque a Mechanics Park on Thursday, Sept. 20. More...

Genealogy workshops to be held at library

Dr. Carol P. McCoy, president of Find- Your-Roots and of Maine Genealogical Society will be at McArthur Library in Biddeford presenting two workshops in October. More...

Two-part exhibit opens

Engine held the opening of Drawing I: The Everyday, part one of a two-part exhibition curated by Deborah Whitney, curator/gallerist formerly of Whitney Artworks in Portland Friday, Sept. 28, during the season-finale Biddeford, Saco ArtWalk. More...

UNE introduces new degree

The University of New England will help nurture the next generation of leaders in sustainable ocean management with a new Professional Science Master’s in Ocean Food Systems. More...

AWS introduces Rescue Readers

The Animal Welfare Society announced a new literary program for elementary school-aged children called Rescue Readers.  More...

Saco artist to exhibit at Dyer

Saco artist Sandy Katz will show her artwork at Dyer Library on Main Street in Saco throughout October. Katz does work in acrylic, pastel and encaustics. She is largely self taught but has taken classes with artists locally.  More...

‘What About Guns?’ held at UNE

On October 8, the University of New England will host a moderated conversation titled “What About Guns?” 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8 at the Harold Alfond Forum on the Biddeford campus of UNE.  More...

SacoSTEAM awards first school grant

SacoSTEAM, Saco’s new K-8 educational foundation, has awarded its inaugural grant to support the expansion of the Lego Robotics curriculum to cover the entire fourth grade at C.K Burns school.  More...

HOB wins downtown award

The Maine Downtown Center, a program of Maine Development Foundation, recognized dedication to community revitalization with its annual, statewide Downtown Awards.  Amy Grohman, president of Heart of Biddeford, was presented with the 2018 Leader More...

Retreats to be held

“The Wisdom of Henri Nouwen,” with Jim Markan will be held 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Marie Joseph Spiritual Center in Biddeford.  More...