May 24, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Family open business with mission to help others

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – New Old Orchard Beach High School student Tyler LeBlanc, age 16, is the inspiration behind a new business in town.  More...

Editorial

Did You Hear?

Did you hear? Saco Cub Scout Pack 311, which represents the children of Saco, Biddeford and Dayton, held their own “Bike Rodeo” at Fairfield Elementary School off Beach Street in Saco Thursday, May 17.  More...

Veterans deserve more than a’ thank you’

Beyond the Headlines

As Memorial Day weekend is upon us, it’s important to reflect on the true meaning of the day and what is being done to support those who put their lives on the line. More...

Birthdays

May 24: Happy birthday Juliet Rice from GMACC. May 29: Happy birthday Henry Rice from GMACC.  Send birthday and anniversary greetings to editor@inthecourier.com.   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...

Downtown organization to open business

SACO – Those travelling down Saco’s main drag may have noticed a large sign in a storefront located at 209 Main St., asking the question, “Hey Saco, what’s the scoop?”  More...

Two vie for district that covers downtown

On June 12, 2018 Maine will hold a primary vote for candidates who will represent their respective Democratic or Republican parties in the fall election. More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Additional letters - November 3rd, 2016 - 12:29pm
Biddeford native works for animal rights - August 26th, 2016 - 11:27am
Petition for second assembly surfaces - June 13th, 2015 - 10:56am
Officer given state sentiment - May 26th, 2015 - 4:15pm
Whistle Blower - May 12th, 2015 - 2:27pm

Neighbors

Tri City Community Chorus tol hold 20th anniversary concert

The Tri City Community Chorus, with Music Director Wesley Raines, celebrates its 20th anniversary with a spring concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 9 at First Parish Church, 12 Beach St., Saco. More...

Biddeford, Saco to host joint Memorial Day event

The communities of Biddeford and Saco are invited to the Memorial Day Ceremony and Parade on Monday, May 28, to pay respect and honor those who served and died for the U.S. The day begins with a brief opening ceremony at 10 a.m. More...

Dedicated to Saco community

Members of the Atkinson family, owners of the Atkinson Furniture Company that was housed on Main Street for decades, on a bench donated by their family in the newly dedicated Post Office Park. More...

Letters

School budget too high

Saco taxpayers will face another tax increase of $1.16 per $1,000 of valuation this coming year. The school budget, as presented to the city council, will be a .71 increase and the Saco city budget is a .35 increase. More...

Thanks for assist

To the editor:   More...

To the editor:

I think that we should use renewable energy instead of coal, gas and oil. Because if we use coal, gas and oil that will run out. Like it’s not like it’s infinite. More...