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Tiger, Uconn pride is inside

Senior at Biddeford High School, Matt Brady, signed a letter of intent with the University of Connecticut to study entrepreneurial management and throw shot put and discus for its track team. More...

Thornton honored for its use of technology

SACO – A little more than three years ago, Thornton Academy and many other schools tried to find the best way to integrate technology into the classroom and into their curriculum. More...

Pastor brings God talk to Main Street

BIDDEFORD – Pastor Catherine Anglea of Biddeford’s Second Congregational Church, located at 19 Crescent St., is pushing a new strategy to help people “move forward in their faith journey.” Anglea and her husband, congregation More...

Letters

Watchdog group to hold meeting

To the editor:   Saco Citizens for Sensible Government will hold an informational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14 at Saco City Hall, 300 Main St., Saco. All residents are invited to attend.  More...

A message of thanks from Knights of Columbus

To the editor:   The Knights of Columbus of Biddeford, Saco, Lyman and Old Orchard Beach would like to extend warm wishes and a big thank you to the community and parishioners of Good Shepherd Parish for their support of our 18th annual free Tha More...

Thanks go out to many for help during difficult time

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DDC hears ins, outs of Wi-Fi plan

BIDDEFORD – The Downtown Development Commission has met with Maine-based wireless internet providers Axiom Technologies, LLC, based in Machias, and RedZone Wireless, based in Rockland, to hear presentations about the possibility of installing a More...

Paper seeks Great Person nominations

It’s time for the Courier’s Great Person Award nominations.  Each year we ask our readers to tell us who has influenced their lives. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Additional letters - November 3rd, 2016 - 11:29am
Biddeford native works for animal rights - August 26th, 2016 - 10:27am
Petition for second assembly surfaces - June 13th, 2015 - 9:56am
Officer given state sentiment - May 26th, 2015 - 3:15pm
Whistle Blower - May 12th, 2015 - 1:27pm
Residents to attend meeting, demand anwers - April 15th, 2015 - 9:40am

Neighbors

Birthdays

Dec. 8: Happy 50th birthday Vicky, love, Gordon.  Dec. 10: Happy birthday to Fred Grantham from GMACC.  More...

Saco confirms new police chief

SACO – The city council has voted unanimously to approve the appointment of Raynald Demers as police chief for Saco. The approval at the Dec. More...

Another Chance Animal Rescue

Sweet, beautiful Haven is a 3-year-old spayed female looking for a new family to adore her. Her current family has faced the very sad reality that Ms. More...

Editorial

‘Homecoming’ and a kindred spirit

Library Links

“Here’s a little secret. I’m easily distracted. Maybe that’s a good thing but for me, it tends to make my writing sessions a bit more painful. More...

Honoring men and women in blue

Beyond the Headlines

Every year I participate in Saco Museum’s annual Festival of Trees. It’s a fun way to get involved around the holidays and support our gem of a museum and library. 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...