May 15, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

A slam dunk summer camp awaits in Biddeford

According to a 2010 study conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation, teenagers spend more than seven and a half hours every day consuming some kind of media. More...

Road Races

Southern Maine road race events. Email race information to editor@scarboroughleader.com or editor@kennebunkpost.com.  Saturday, May 17   More...

PTO charged with raising $30,000

SACO – The C. K. Burns School Parent Teacher Organization is holding its third annual yard sale fundraiser to raise money for activities at the elementary school. More...

Letters

Fire department thanks community for support

To the editor:   On behalf of the Saco Fire Department, I would like to publicly thank the residents, neighbors and community members who assisted us on Thursday, May 8 at the large fire incident that ran along the railroad tracks in Saco.  More...

One candidate stands out among others

To the editor:   I would like to take a moment to publicly endorse Paul Main as the next York County sheriff.  I have known Paul both personally and professionally for more than 25 years. More...

Welfare critics are not thinking clearly

To the editor:   More...

Notification alarms BPS parents

BIDDEFORD – A technological mishap with Biddeford Primary School’s automated phone alert system caused confusion among parents last week. More...

Rescue runs with no facility, but much support

YORK COUNTY – A local dog rescue is seeking families to foster canines until permanent homes for them can be found.  Lucky Pup Rescue, a statewide organization with no staff or office, had its six-year anniversary in January. 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

Community News

A good start

At left, area resident Michael Alvarez, who plays on the Biddeford Savings Bank team for Biddeford Little League, recently got 10 strikeouts and a pop fly during a game versus Saco Biddeford Savings, which was the first win of the season for Biddefor More...

Community News

Flower planting is this weekend   The Downtown Development Commission in Biddeford will host its annual flower planting Sunday, May 18.  Volunteers are needed to plant flowers in Main Street boxes and mulch the boxes. More...

Making a difference

Maine First Lady Ann LePage, right, recently joined the Maine Health Care Association in the Hall of Flags at the State House to honor the accomplishments of 33 people living in the state’s lon More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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