Old Orchard Beach


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Old Orchard Beach,

town (1990 pop. 7,789), York co., SW Maine, on the Atlantic coast; settled c.1631, inc. 1883. For many years a popular summer resort, it has a beach and amusement facilities. A trading post was located nearby before 1630. Prouts Neck, site of Winslow HomerHomer, Winslow,
1836–1910, American landscape, marine, and genre painter. Homer was born in Boston, where he later worked as a lithographer and illustrator. In 1861 he was sent to the Civil War battlefront as correspondent for Harper's Weekly,
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's restored home and studio, is nearby.
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The annual Lobster Dip at Old Orchard Beach in Maine has been rescheduled for the first time in 30 years.
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This annual American Public Works Association conference--held in Peoria, Ill., April 30-May 3--offers public works crews like the team in Old Orchard Beach a range of tools help them improve their efforts to fight winter weather.
She explained that today in Saco and Biddeford, towns just south of Old Orchard Beach, over 30 per cent of the population is of French-Canadian origin: "They came to work in the textile mills of Biddeford and some set up permanent residence right here in Old Orchard." She paints a picture of a community that has incorporated into it the French-Canadian population: "St.
The MPO members are the University of Maine, Unity College, Old Orchard Beach School Dept., Colby College and York Hospital.
I even painted myself in a bathing suit with a lobster." Old Orchard Beach, PQ (1982) deals with, yes, lobsters.