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New venues highlighted at April ArtWalk

BIDDEFORD - A handful of new venues will be showcased during the monthly Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk Friday, April 25, from 5-8 p.m. in downtown Biddeford and Saco. 

$12.6M OOB school budget heads to hearing

OLD ORCHARD BEACH - A proposed $12.6 million school budget in Old Orchard Beach is headed for a public hearing on April 28.

Custom leather shop unique to Biddeford

BIDDEFORD - A business that sells custom-made leather items, including an array of belts, wallets, gun holsters and more, has opened in downtown Biddeford.

Q&A with Biddeford music director Christopher Ferrell

BIDDEFORD - Christopher Ferrell, the vocal music director, musical theater director and a piano instructor at Biddeford High School, has been at the school going on two years. He said what he enjoys m

$32.8M Saco school budget hearing set

SACO - The newly elected Saco School Board has approved a $32.8 million budget for the 2014-2015 school year that is scheduled for a public hearing at a City Council meeting on Monday, May 5.

Saco mayor urges attendance at hearing on tax break

SACO - Saco Mayor Don Pilon is urging the public to attend a hearing on a proposed tax-deferral program for senior citizens on Monday, April 28, at 7 p.m., at City Hall.

Project spotlights South Portland Jewish cemetery

SOUTH PORTLAND - South Portland-based historian Susan Cummings-Lawrence is collaborating with several local Jewish organizations to identify and honor Maine’s Jewish veterans for their service to the

Pot forum puts focus on dangers

SOUTH PORTLAND - Smoking marijuana both for medical and recreational use has gained broad-based support in recent years, with 21 states, including Maine, now allowing people to use and possess marijua

Meals with a side of fresh flowers

SCARBOROUGH - There’s nothing like receiving a gift of flowers to brighten your day, which is why the Scarborough Garden Club uses some of its money each year to provide monthly flower arrangements fo

Q&A with photographer Cynthia Farr Weinfeld

PORTLAND - Local photographer Cynthia Farr Weinfeld is a regular contributor to such publications as Portland Monthly, Downeast, Yankee and more. Now she’s offering a class through Cape Elizabeth Comm