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News

Parkinson’s ride is personal for Biddeford family

OLD ORCHARD BEACH – Adam Bellefeuille doesn’t ride a bike, but whenever he sees one he can’t help but remember his father and his fight against Parkinson’s disease.  More...

RSU Withdrawal Committee to meet weekly

SACO – Members of the newly formed Regional School Unit 23 Withdrawal Committee held their .rst meeting to deliberate the city’s educational options over the next few months. More...

Councilor worries about city water

BIDDEFORD – While all eyes are on the future of a downtown without the presence of Maine Energy Recovery Co., Ward 2 City Councilor David Bourque and other residents are growing concerned over the future of the city’s water.  More...

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Union House Pub & Pizza makes it the way you like it

Looking for a great handmade pizza and a fun family atmosphere? Come try Union House Pub & Pizza, 2 Main St. in North Dam Mill. Union House serves thin-crust pizzas, salads, sandwiches and has a full bar. More...

Letters

I’ll tell you what we don’t have this time around

To the editor:   Twenty-five years ago, we had Ronald Reagan, Johnny Cash and Bob Hope. Now Obama, no cash and no hope.  Conrad Boisvert Old Orchard Beach   More...

Chenette brings youth and experience to race

To the editor:   More...

Don’t listen to airport manager, others

To the editor:   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...

Breaking News - 9/4/2012 3:04 PM

Biddeford pastor arrested for child porn

Chairman of board of directors to take over day-to-day operations

BIDDEFORD – State Police have charged a local pastor who works with homeless residents with possessing child pornography. More...

Next RSU vote is Nov. 6

SACO – Members of Regional School Unit 23 Board of Directors set a date for the school district’s third budget referendum, but decided to wait to approve a new budget figure.  During a meeting held Thursday, Aug. More...

Cats to be moved from Camp Ellis

SACO – Nearly tow dozen feral cats are no longer allowed in Camp Ellis, according to documents filed in York County Superior Court.  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

Neighbors

UFO investigator recognized

Quiet, gentle, devoted to his family and church and, in almost every other way, 78-year-old Raymond Fowler appears to be a man content to spend his retirement years tending to the vegetable and flower gardens that surround his home.  More...

In the News

In the News

Triathlon winners announced   Jesse Thomas and Lauren Goss ran, swam and biked a combined four hours and were the men’s and women’s champions of the Revolution 3 Triathlon Races in Old Orchard Beach.   More...

Community News

Birthdays

Aug. 22: Happy birthday Lynn Bell from your family and friends.  Aug. 23: Happy birthday Norma Grenier from your family and friends . . . happy birthday Sharon Forcier from your co-workers.  More...

Pets of the Week

This is Boyfriend, who lives in Saco with his owner, Barbara Field, and 10 other cats. Field said she named him Boyfriend because he likes all cats and they like him. More...

Sign language taught at library

Veteran volunteer Ben Boissonneault will once again conduct sign language classes at McArthur Library in Biddeford. For the seventh year in a row he will teach two levels of sign language, starting in September.  More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

What are your plans for Labor Day weekend?

“I’m going to Funtown with my son and daughter.” – Mike Cash, Biddeford More...