November 29, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

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Made with love

Brielle Williamson, 8, of Gorham, works on a blanket behind her sewing machine. More...

Made with love

Brielle Williamson, 8, of Gorham, works on a blanket behind her sewing machine. More...

Quilting with kindness

Origins of Project Linus On Christmas Eve, 1995, an article titled “Joy to the World” appeared in Parade Magazine. It was written by Pulitzer Prize winning photo-journalist, Eddie Adams. More...

Editorial

The 12 dogs of Christmas, my recommendations

Library Links

A couple weeks ago I read “Rescued” by David Rosenfelt and when I finished it, I felt bereft. The novel is the 17th in the Andy Carpenter series and as always, it was very funny. More...

Mark your calendars for next year’s race to benefit St. James School

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Birthdays

Nov. 20: Happy birthday Linda Mason, from, Leslie Mason.  Nov. 22: Happy 9th birthday Michael Bedard, love, Grammy Nunan, Bedard and Grampa Dave, Dad, Tina and Lilly.  More...

Tigers will count on senior leaders, sophomore standouts

BIDDEFORD — Biddeford boys basketball coach Justin Tardif has led an impressive turnaround over the past few years, including a 16-4 campaign last season that saw the Tigers reach the Class A South semifinals.   More...

Frosty the lobsterman

Andrew Gunter of  Kennebunk Beach made an oceanfront snowman during the storm on Nov. 20.  He walks his dog,  More...

News

City moves to dismiss lawsuit over parking

BIDDEFORD – The city of Biddeford has issued a motion to dismiss an injunction filed by resident Jason Litalien in an effort to halt a parking plan in downtown.  More...

Ice cream shop develops flavors around local businesses

BIDDEFORD – Sweetcream Dairy will debut 10 new flavors this week in a love letter to the city of Biddeford, each one inspired by a different local business. Co-owners and spouses Jacqui DeFranca and Jon Denton will debut the flavors on Nov. More...

Community News

Donate winter items for charity distribution

For the second year, the Warm Hands, Warm Hearts collection has begun in the Saco/Biddeford area.  More...

SMHC donates to the York County Shelter

Southern Maine Health Care donated $3,315 to the York County Shelter Programs’ Thanksgiving Meal Program which provides 165 families in need with a Thanksgiving meal.  More...

Biddeford to hold lighting

A Hanukkah Menorah lighting along with the arrival of Santa and lighting of the tree in City Square in Biddeford will be held at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. More...

Obituaries

Eleanor Lanzillo

Eleanor “Nana” Lanzillo, (Bridgham) passed away suddenly on Sept. 20, 2018 in Sante Fe, Texas at the age of 81.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Courier accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@inthecourier.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...