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Task force creates unofficial downtown boundaries

BIDDEFORD – Plans for downtown are being finalized by community members who want to emphasize the importance of pedestrian activity along Main Street.  More...

News

Biddeford synagogue gains ordained cantor

BIDDEFORD – Arundel resident Beth Strassler, 62, is the new cantor at Congregation Etz Chaim in Biddeford.  A cantor is an ordained clergy who leads the musical aspects of Jewish worship service.  “Since almost all of the prayer More...

Community News

Let them make art

The Biddeford-Saco Elks Lodge No. 1597 presented $500 to the Saco Primary School (Fairfield) Art Department. More...

Improve school year

For all parents who are concerned about their child’s academic, social, emotional, and physical progress at school. More...

Senior college starts soon

Prospective students at York County Senior College will have a full line-up of classes given at Anderson Learning Center, the Public Library in Springvale, Trinity Episcopal Church and the University Center in Saco and Huntington Common in Kennebunk. More...

Summer send off

Saco native Brandon Aull opened for Millyz and Dougie F at Z Dance Club in Portland Friday, Aug. 25 as part of Momentum Barber Shop’s first hip hop class of 2017. More...

Courthouse: Residents get chance at questions

BIDDEFORD – Residents along the U.S. Route 1 corridor between the Arundel town line and Five- Points have many questions over the construction of a new $65 million courthouse, planned to be built at 511- 515 Elm Street, but few answers.  More...

News Updates

Newest website updates:

Additional letters - November 3rd, 2016 - 12:29pm
Biddeford native works for animal rights - August 26th, 2016 - 11:27am
Petition for second assembly surfaces - June 13th, 2015 - 10:56am
Officer given state sentiment - May 26th, 2015 - 4:15pm
Whistle Blower - May 12th, 2015 - 2:27pm

Neighbors

Get into shape at Saco Sports & Fitness

For years, the only ways people thought to measure changes in fitness was weight loss or muscle gain.  At Saco Sport & Fitness, the staff have revolutionized the way people look at health to include many more important factors and the indivi More...

Stress Relief

Stress. It’s not only emotional (work, family, money), but physical and chemical too. In fact, 90 percent of health conditions are caused by stress. “And that’s not easing up any time soon,” says Dr. More...

Celebrating Over 90 Years Serving the Biddeford-Saco Community!!

The Biddeford+Saco Chamber of Commerce+Industry continues its’ important mission of supporting and promoting business members as well as, the communities of Biddeford, Saco and Waterboro.  More...

Editorial

Local scholarships encourage new leaders

Beyond the Headlines

There is a well-known quote, “The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” This couldn’t be truer.  More...

City introduces Pre-K program

Legislative Lowdown

As students across the district head back to school this week, there will be a few more young faces in their midst. More...

The best company

Library Links

“My idea of good company ... More...