August 7, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

UNE project key to mosquito control

BIDDEFORD – Interns and staff at the University of New England who oversee a program to control the mosquito population through biological means say the project is proving effective much earlier than expected.  More...

Teen reeling in awards for fishing prowess

BIDDEFORD – Thomas Behen, 15, who is going to be a sophomore at Biddeford High School, has always loved fishing. More...

Saco woman gets honor of a lifetime

BIDDEFORD/SACO – A Saco resident has won a lifetime outstanding achievement award from Poetry Nation, an organization that holds contests for amateur poets. More...

Ban on smoking discussed

BIDDEFORD – City leaders continue to grapple with smoking in the downtown area and the litter that lines the sidewalks as a result. More...

Final wish denied by university

BIDDEFORD – The family of a woman who wanted to donate her body to science after her death said they were disappointed when the donation was rejected by the University of New England – even though she had been accepted into the program an 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

Community News

Community chorus plans vocal screening   The Tri City Community Chorus invites any singers interested in joining to a vocal screening for all voice parts Monday evening, Aug. More...

Letters

Community rose above ‘horrible tragedy’

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Studies prove that towers are dangerous to health

To the editor:   The Biddeford City Council, at the end of June, held a meeting attended by concerned citizens of Biddeford. The council didn’t allow the people speak on the subject at hand – zoning. More...

With cancer treat the patient not the disease

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Things to Do

Things to Do

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