SOUTH BERWICK — With a league-leading .355 team batting averaging in its first 10 games, it was going to take something special to stop the collective tear the Marshwood baseball team has been on this spring.
City parks are supposed to be places of relaxation, beauty and retreat. In Saco, Cascade Falls Park has long been that sort of place, drawing nature lovers to the sparkling waterfall for a picnic or short hike. Long enjoyed under various ownership over the generations, the site officially became a city park when Saco acquired the waterfall and surrounding acreage in a 2008 contract zone agreement with developer Elliot Chamberlain. A plan for trail improvement at the site has been created, with one loop trail now complete for hikers to safely traverse.