East Sumner church to host guest pastors

SUMNER — The Congregational Church of East Sumner UCC, recently announced the retirement of The Rev. Howard MacMullen. “Pastor Skip”served the congregation and surrounding community…

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Grants available for Androscoggin County nonprofits

ELLSWORTH — Nonprofit and public organizations in Androscoggin County seeking funding for projects that strengthen communities are encouraged to apply to the Maine Community Foundation’s…

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Jay French Falls Park snowshoe trails are open

JAY — The snowshoe trails are open at French Falls Park and the Jay Recreation Area. The trails are free and open to the public….

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Four central Maine graduates receive Appleby dental scholarship

MANCHESTER — Four local graduates were selected to receive the 2019 Alva S. Appleby Scholarship from the Maine Dental Association Charitable Foundation. Greta-Anne Castonguay, a…

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Annual Spruce Mountain winter festival is Feb. 15 in Jay

JAY — The town of Jay Recreation Committee will host the eighth annual Spruce Mountain Sled-In and Winter Family Festival from 11 a.m. to 3…

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Canton’s Winter Wonderland Party Fundraiser Celebrates Leap Year Feb. 8

CANTON — An additional day of winter deserves a party! The Canton Bicentennial Committee will host a Winter Wonderland Party 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday,…

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Spruce Mountain Primary School will benefit from Good Shepherd Food Bank grant

AUBURN — Good Shepherd Food Bank is the largest hunger-relief organization in the state, providing for Mainers facing hunger by distributing nutritious food to more…

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Book discussion group starting at Leeds Community Church Jan. 27

LEEDS — The Leeds Community Church will host a book discussion group, to be held on both Mondays and Wednesdays. Those attending can choose which…

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Leavitt Trustees Scholarships application period open

TURNER — The application period for the Leavitt Trustees Scholarships are open, with a July 15 deadline. Applications for the Bonney, Kilgore, Edgecomb-Knight, Christia Young…

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Spruce Mountain Middle School LEGO team wins with Play Museum project

WILTON — The LEGO team at Spruce Mountain Middle School in Jay, with teacher Rob Taylor, have helped the Western Maine Play Museum solve a…

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