November 23, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Rochambeau Club under contract

The Rochambeau Club at 329 South St. is under contract and expected to close in February. The building was constructed in 1968, but the club’s origin dates back to the 1930s. More...


Great Person Award noms begin

It’s time for the Courier’s Great Person Award nominations.  Each year we ask our readers to tell us who has influenced their lives. More...

Club members still hope to remain active

BIDDEFORD – While the sale of the Rochambeau Club’s property won’t be finalized for another three months, the club’s president is hopeful the deal will come through and the club can remain active.  More...

Lucky Pup Rescue

Lucky Pup Rescue is very proud to do its part to take some of the dogs from Polk County, Florida, who have been displaced by the recent hurricanes. More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Courier accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...

Aim: Bring community and ‘language learners’ together

Emails hint of bullying and communication with ACLU of Maine

BIDDEFORD – School department staff want to increase communication between new families and school faculty to make everyone in the community feel welcome, as many confront a difficult transition.  More...

Automobile comes home to Saco

SACO – A vintage automobile was returned to its historic home after almost half a century, thanks to the work and patience of many volunteers.  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


Consider importance of family this Thanksgiving

Beyond the Headlines

Like most people, the holidays are personal. It’s my favorite time of the year.  More...

Act now to find best insurance plan that’s available

Legislative Lowdown

Since the Affordable Care Act Insurance Marketplace opened in 2013, Maine has seen its uninsured rate drop from 11.2 percent to 8 percent, meaning an additional 40,000 Mainers now have health insurance coverage. More...

Festival festivities are in the works

Library Links

For the 13th year in a row, Saco Museum and Dyer Library are lavishly decked out to celebrate the coming holiday season. “Winter Celebrations” is the theme for the 2017 Festival of Trees. More...