Monday April 21st 2014

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Palace Diner in Biddeford opens Wednesday

Palace Diner in Biddeford opens Wednesday
March 10, 2014

Maine’s oldest diner will enter a new era on March 12 when chefs Chad Conley (formerly of Gather in Yarmouth) and his business partner Greg Mitchell open the Palace Diner for breakfast and lunch.

Elements: A cool hangout spot in Biddeford turns 1

Elements: A cool hangout spot in Biddeford turns 1
February 28, 2014

For all the cafes Portland has, Biddeford has one that does it perfectly: Great coffee, local craft beer, diverse curated book selection. More importantly, perhaps: Free wifi, an outlet for every table and no one to hush or rush you.

Run of the Mill Public House in Saco: A serendipitous stop for Maine beer

Run of the Mill Public House in Saco: A serendipitous stop for Maine beer
February 03, 2014

The plan was to explore newly hip downtown Biddeford, but then we drove across the Saco River and stopped in for a pint at Run of the Mill Public House & Brewery, a very happy place to spend a Saturday afternoon.

Embrace the holidays! 35 can’t-miss holiday events in Southern Maine

Embrace the holidays! 35 can’t-miss holiday events in Southern Maine
December 03, 2013

The Holidays are coming!
Don’t fight it. We mere humans are powerless against the kindness-engendering effects of Christmas. Besides, they once wrote a story about some old greedy dude who shirked holiday spirit for alone time and bottom line profits, and let me tell you, no one much liked him at all. So revel in the season, even if your way of reveling involves a bonfire, bar crawl, or cold-air sprint. We can all find something to get us into the spirit this December:

Biddeford ArtWalk becomes Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk

Biddeford ArtWalk becomes Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk
March 18, 2013

Biddeford’s ArtWalk, held every last Friday of the month, is officially expanding to Saco and rebranding as Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk. This month’s event is Friday, March 29, from 5-8pm.

Do Good: Paige Sawyer’s 365 random acts of kindness

Do Good: Paige Sawyer’s 365 random acts of kindness
January 21, 2013

19-year-old Paige Sawyer is doing her darnedest to look around. On January 1, the University of New England student launched a blog called “365 Random Acts of Kindness.” The premise is simple: Do something kind for someone else. Every Day. For the entire year.

Sidecar Radio says goodbye with a bombastic bash at The Big Easy

Sidecar Radio says goodbye with a bombastic bash at The Big Easy
November 16, 2012

I find that each and every Monday I start my day with a song by the 60s group, The Easybeats, stuck in my head called Friday On My Mind. I then continuously sing that jam right on up until Friday arrives because it’s an absolutely fantastic pop song with so much truth. This weekend is pretty much the kick off to an incredible week of music, so get those Party Pants cleaned and pressed, take your gummy vitamins and make sure you’re getting plenty of Pop Tarts to fuel your party prowess. All right, let’s Friday!