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News

Biddeford native named New Mexico Teacher of the Year

BIDDEFORD – Debra Minyard, formerly Debra Roberts, is extremely proud of Biddeford and now Biddeford can be extremely proud of her too.  This hometown girl was recently named the 2015 Educator of the Year for the state of New Mexico and tr More...

Dye house gets sizeable loan

BIDDEFORD – A local textile company is the recipient of a $220,000 development loan from Maine Technology Institute.  More...

Restaurant owner sponsors friend

SACO – Luis’s Arepera & Grill in Saco held a meet-and-greet last week for 35-year-old Jorge Abiague, of Portland, a boxer who the restaurant is sponsoring. More...

Editorial

“Just how low can a highbrow go when a highbrow lowers his brow?”

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. Robert Frost   More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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Work on roads to continue

BIDDEFORD – Summer has arrived, but another season has already been in full swing for several months – road construction season. More...

Dancers head to Disney

SACO – A group of dancers from Steppin’ Out Dance Centre will travel to Disney World in Orlando, Florida to dance in the annual “Dance the World” parade. 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

Engagement

Hayley Christine Belanger and John William Bilbrey, both of Biddeford, are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Barbara and Samuel B. More...

JFK in Biddeford to get iPad through grant

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation announced that John F. Kennedy Memorial School in Biddeford was awarded $500 from the Foundation’s Community Spirit 9/11 Mini-Grant program. More...

Ticket to ride

The Saco Fire Department wrapped up its second year of the Ride- To-School program, a contest with second-graders from Young and Fairfield Schools and fifth-graders from Burns School. More...

Community News

Biddeford administrator honored with award

The Restorative Justice Institute of Maine has awarded Heidi O’Leary of Biddeford with its first Restorative Justice Leadership Award. More...

Home for trafficking survivors receives grant

Saint Andre Home has received $10,000 in grant funding from the Bruce Fund and from the Margaret S. More...

Rotary recognized community, members

The Biddeford-Saco Rotary Club recognized 10 outstanding community members for their commitment to serve the community. More...