10 years ago

From the Journal Tribune: “Orange flames licked around the edges and then roared out from the roof area of the former TR Machining building on Maine Street (Route 202) this morning.”

50 years ago

From the Biddeford-Saco Journal: “A 12 year old Saco boy, the object of an all night search by law enforcement agencies of York County and Cumberland County, shared a Christmas celebration with his classmates today at Burns School.”

100 years ago

From the Biddeford Daily Journal: “The adjourned hearing on the case of J.R. Freeman, against whom complaint was made by his wife, alleging desertion of three minor children, was held in Saco minicipal court Monday afternoon.”

— Krysteana Scribner