March 14, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Art made appetizing

SACO – Patrons of the Saco Museum may be salivating over the current exhibits at this year’s biennial RSU 23 student art show. Every two years, the museum celebrates student art with a showcase of work from throughout the school district. More...

News

Murderer doesn’t show for hearing, court continues

ALFRED — Once again, convicted murderer Rory Holland did not appear at a hearing before the family of the men he killed three years ago in Biddeford.  More...

Record number sign up for Mary’s Walk, run

SACO – There seems to be a little leprechaun or two smiling on Mary’s Walk and the Kerrymen Pub 5K.  Online registration for the March 17 events closed Monday afternoon at 5 p.m. More...

Carnival-capades

Bottom right, Tyler McDonough plays the video game Rock Band at the Children’s Winter Carnival at Thornton Academy on Saturday. Below, children play in the bouncy house while enjoying the day day. More...

Community News

Community News

Open house includes fairs   On Thursday, March 14, from 5 to 7 p.m., the halls of the Biddeford Regional Center of Technology will be filled with representatives from local businesses and colleges to discuss career opportunities in the southern More...

Letters

Open your eyes, OOB

To the editor:   Wrongful dismissal, breach of contract, defamation, loss of reputation and emotional distress.  More...

Facts, damn facts

To the editor:   More...

Your taxes are at stake

To the editor:   More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

With so many classic movies being remade, re-envisioned and rereleased, the Courier wanted to know “What is the first movie you saw on the big screen?”

“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-Part 2.” – David Gouin, 14, of Biddeford More...

BHS

Is system flawed?

BIDDEFORD – A teacher with two decades of experience who earned his doctorate based on a study of Biddeford students said administration has ignored his efforts to share his findings.  Chad Walls, 41, taught an alternative education class More...

‘Chiarians’ unite to conquer disorder

SACO – Chani Cochrane and her family and friends will soon gather at Massage Solutions, 301 Main St. in Saco for a “Day of Healing” and a chance to raise money and awareness for the Conquer Chiari Foundation.   More...

Bear with me

State Sen. David E. Dutremble (D-Biddeford) holds two bear cubs as part of a job-shadowing tour with game wardens from the Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife. 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

Irish step dancer heads for competition

BIDDEFORD – For 14 years, Elizabeth Eddy, a freshman at the University of New England, has been dancing and dreaming of taking the stage.  “I took other classes, but I really fell in love with Irish Step Dancing,” she said. More...

MSSM Summer Camp: Exploring Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics!

In its 16th year, the MSSM Summer Camp is happy to provide another engaging summer of hands-on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics courses. More...

Choosing the right summer camp!

It can be difficult to envision warm summer days when the wind is blowing and the snow is falling. However, the winter months are a great time to explore summer camp options. More...

Editorial

Politics & other Mistakes

Wrong man for the job

You people have got to stop taking me seriously.  More...

Le grenier de souvenances de Norman

Pot Pourri de souvenances

Est-ce que vous connaissez le “pot pourri”?  More...

Norman’s Attic of Memories

Pot pourri of memories

Do you know what a “pot pourri” is? Well, the dictionary Larousse gives two figurative meanings: 1. 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...