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The Public Theatre needs volunteers of all ages

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Greater Rumford Senior Citizens is planning a trip to our nation’s capital from April 25 through May 1. The cost is...

Planning underway for annual Moxie Parade

DEAR SUN SPOTS: The Gina Mason Moxie Memorial Moxie Parade, to be held during the 37th Lisbon Falls Moxie Festival on July 13 at...

Wellness Mobile, Senior Activities

DEAR SUN SPOTS: As the operator of the Wellness Mobile covering Androscoggin, Oxford, Franklin and Sagadahoc counties, I want to let everyone know we’re...

Harlow Gallery is calling all artists

DEAR SUN SPOTS: The Harlow Gallery in Hallowell invites artists to submit artwork to Art2019, the 24th annual juried show and second to be...

Tales of local angels among us

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Regarding the mystery photos by Russ Dillingham that appear in the Sunday paper, does he take a picture every day or...

Are night-vision glasses worth the cost?

DEAR SUN SPOTS: I have seen night-vision glasses advertised and wonder if they are useful, effective and worth the cost. — No name, Lewiston ANSWER: I...

Citizens Police Academy is a unique opportunity

DEAR SUN SPOTS: The Lewiston Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy is offering a unique opportunity to provide an inside look at the day-to-day operations...

Where are the Balloon Festival photo winners?

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Just before Christmas I was at a stop sign waiting to exit Home Depot. I saw a young man running across...

Email address correction; updating video technology

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Regarding the Jan. 1 Sun Spots about John Murphy Homes accepting trophies to reuse, I tried emailing them at the address you...

How local food pantries are supported

DEAR SUN SPOTS: I have been told that The Good Shepherd Food Bank charges area food pantries for food, and I’m concerned that this...

Artists with Moxie

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Each year, the Moxie Festival Committee selects artwork to be used for T-shirts, posters and branded items. Selected artwork will be...

Free help for tax filing preparation

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Once again, AARP Tax-Aide will be providing free income tax preparation services for low/moderate-income taxpayers for the 2019 filing season. Three...

Volunteers needed as greeters, companions for hospice

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Androscoggin Home Healthcare + Hospice, a nonprofit organization, is looking for volunteers to support those facing the end of life. Volunteers...

Help for hair loss, chapped lips

DEAR SUN SPOTS: There is an ad on the radio, I think WCLZ or WHOM, that advertises hair replacement systems. Could you help me...

Auburn-based Boy Scouts offer Christmas tree disposal

DEAR SUN SPOTS: It’s not too late to arrange to have your Christmas tree picked up. For the seventh straight year, the Auburn-based Boy...

Tabs, Boat Seat Repair

DEAR SUN SPOTS: in reference to the Dec. 27 Sun Spots, my 7-year-old great-grandson Brody is also collecting soda tabs. He lives in Fayette...

Found Cane, Violin, Famous Quote

DEAR SUN SPOTS: I found a cane in the Walmart parking lot around Dec. 8. I picked it up and have it here at...

Community Forest donations will be matched

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Does molasses spoil? The gingerbread I made last week had an earthy, off taste that I couldn’t quite pinpoint. — Naomi, no...

Reader asks if WW I Christmas truce really happened

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Did the Christmas Day truce during World War I in 1914 really happen? Was there actually a football game between the...

Recipe for making 'salt ornaments'

DEAR SUN SPOTS: I’m hoping you can help me find a recipe for salt ornaments. I’ve lost my copy and want to make some...
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