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First student organized TEDx talks come to Maine

BIDDEFORD – For nearly a year, Biddeford High School senior Elyse Oliver has dreamed of bringing an event to her school that would both motivate and inspire her fellow students.   On March 29, she and other organizers held the first student run TEDx youth event in the state. “Elyse came to see me early […]

Oyster Lady finds peace and her place on the Maine coast

BIDDEFORD – People are often given labels and titles throughout their lives, and for Biddeford resident, Abigail Carroll, she never thought one of them would include “accidental oyster farmer.” Carroll, the owner and operator of Nonesuch Oyster Farms, said the route to owning a running a successful oyster farm has certainly been a unique one. […]