January 24, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Franco author releases 24th book

BIDDEFORD – In the dedication for “Of Boa Constrictors, Elephants, and Imaginary Whales,” the 24th book written by Biddeford native Norman Beaupre, the focus is imagination.  More...

Community News

Biddeford WinterFest to feature favorites, new events

Biddeford’s WinterFest will return Feb. 1-3 with a weekend of outdoor and indoor activities. The sledding hill on Adams Street is being designed with a giant curve this year.  More...

Editorial

Accountability, transparency are key focus

Beyond the Headlines

My entire legislative service has centered around making government more accountable, accessible and transparent to the public. It’s one of the many reasons I ran for office originally back in 2012 and why I continue to step up to serve.  More...

A pirate curse?

Library Links

Today, I’m putting finishing touches on a PowerPoint slide show that I will be presenting to the Women’s Education and Industrial Union later this afternoon. More...

Did You Hear?

Did you hear?  Amanda Brinkman, host of the Hulu streaming program “Small Business Revolution,” visited Biddeford Monday, Jan. More...

Saco wants seniors to take part in help programs offered

SACO – Retaining independence is a priority for seniors everywhere, and Age Friendly Saco is pioneering two new programs to help them along. More...

Cop testifies on scams

KENNEBUNK – Police officer Candice Simeoni has a simple tip for senior citizens who find themselves on the receiving end of unsolicited phone calls: “I wish I could talk to every elder and let them know it’s OK to hang up,” sa More...

News

Supper benefits recently returned Saco resident

SACO – With a neighbor in need, the residents of north Saco have banded together in a months-long effort to help one of their own.  More...

Biddeford heritage taken to Augusta

Sen. Susan Deschambault (D-Biddeford) welcomed the Biddeford Cultural and Heritage Center to the Maine Senate during Maine Association of Nonprofits Day at the State House.  More...

MPA considers 2 divisions for 8-man football

BIDDEFORD — Most of the talk coming out of the Maine Principals’ Association football committee meeting on Jan. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

Thursday, Jan. 24   Bon Appetite meal program, 5 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.  AA grace meeting, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.  More...