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News

Stackpole Bridge rehab not as historic as intended

SACO – City councilors expressed disappointment at their Monday, June 20 council meeting upon discovering that the Stackpole Bridge project would not qualify for a listing in the National Register of Historic Places.  More...

Consolidating services, maintenance a cost-saver

During the last few years Scarborough has looked at ways of partnering with neighboring communities to offer services in a more cost-efficient way. More...

Law and You

Shaheen and Gordon, P.A.   of practice is focused on serving the people of York and Meredith. Our practice areas include personal institutional and individual clients throughout northern   More...

Community News

Saco resident, dentist recognized for service

Dr. Demi Kouzounas, a Saco resident who practices dentistry at and owns Dunstan Dental Center in Scarborough and Northwoods Dental in Skowhegan, has been recognized with a Maine Dental Association President’s Award. More...

Retreat will focus on Teresa of Avila

“Teresa of Avila, A Saint Who Has a Message and a Secret,” a retreat, will be held July 29-31 at Marie Joseph Spiritual Center with Fr. Frank Demers.  More...

Museum gets first public exhibit off the ground

The Biddeford Mills Museum and Maine Historical Society are collaborating to tell the story of Biddeford’s mills in a forthcoming exhibition, Biddeford/ Saco: Driving Industrial Innovation. The exhibition is expected to open in 2017.  More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

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Congregations unite in support of Pulse victims

SACO/OLD ORCHARD BEACH – Several religious communities came together Sunday at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Saco for a candlelight vigil for the victims of the Pulse nightclub.  More...

Iraq veteran gets a real homecoming

SACO/ KENNEBUNKPORT – Two Saco Army veterans have found a kinship building a Habitat for Humanity house on Kennebunkport’s Beachwood Avenue that will be the new home of Waylon Holbrook, whose four years of duty included a tour in the seco 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

Birthdays

June 24: Happy birthday Diane Mitts from GMACC . . . happy birthday Justin  Lachance from GMACC. June 30: Happy birthday Rachel  More...

Lucky Pup Rescue

Roscoe is a 6-month-old dachshund mix. He weighs about 12 pounds, so he is just a little nugget. More...

Photo

Top left, Fr. Renald Labarre was delighted to take part in the 34th La Kermesse parade Friday, June 17. Right, Mayor Alan Casavant poses with La Kermesse President Jessica Quattrone. More...

Editorial

Feel better books

A 20-something office worker is traveling by plane to her first ever business trip. The meeting is a disaster and she is pretty low for the return trip. A kind flight attendant upgrades her to first class. More...

Le grenier de souvenances de Norman

Les couleurs de mon enfance

Un aspect de mon enfance qui dure longtemps dans ma mémoire ce sont les couleurs. More...

C Norman’s Attic of Memories

The colors of my youth

One aspect of my youth that seems to last in my memory are the colors. More...