Appraisers sought for violin, Rockwell print

DEAR SUN SPOTS: I’m looking for a reputable professional to appraise an antique violin for insurances purposes. Please call 207-200-0466. — No name, Sabattus ANSWER:...

Gamer kicked out of house shames dad on social media

DEAR ABBY: My 23-year-old son does not want to work and spends all his time playing video games. He's obsessed with them. He disrespects...

Sagittarius: Stick to the truth

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Carly Rae Jepsen, 33; Jena Malone, 34; Michael Strahan, 47; Goldie Hawn, 73. Happy Birthday: Quality should be what drives...

Where to find deals on turkeys

DEAR SUN SPOTS: Do you know if any of the supermarkets in our area will be giving free turkeys to shoppers who purchase a...

Family draws line at spending holidays with sex offender

DEAR ABBY: I have a nephew who is a Level III sex offender. My mom wants him at her house for the holidays, but...

Scorpio: Verify facts before you react

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Ashley Fink, 32; Dan Byrd, 33; Joel McHale, 47; Bo Derek, 62. Happy Birthday: Consider the best way to handle...

Obsession with politics turns friendship into one-way street

DEAR ABBY: I have a friend who constantly talks about all the negative politics going on today. I'm sick of hearing it. It's not...

Libra: Get ahead with charm, intelligence

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jodie Foster, 56; Meg Ryan, 57; Allison Janney, 59; Ann Curry, 62. Happy Birthday: Emotions and money won't mix well...

Reader wants ideas for recycling newspapers

DEAR SUN SPOTS: When I go to Dollar Tree in Lisbon and take a left as I enter in front of McDonald’s, it’s almost...

Cancer: You don’t have to bend to what others want

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Damon Wayans Jr., 36; Chloe Sevigny, 44; Owen Wilson, 50; Oscar Nunez, 60. Happy Birthday: A realistic view of the...

Smith — Jepson

EAST DIXFIELD — Patrick and Melissa Smith of East Dixfield are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sabrina Smith, to Colby Jepson,...

Face Time: Nicole Chamberland, Miss Androscoggin 2019

Nicole Chamberland had never been in a pageant before the contestant coordinator for the Miss Maine For America Pageant (not to be confused with...

In verse: Maine places and people

Produced by Dennis Camire This week’s poem is by Jason Grundstrom-Whitney of Monmouth.   Ridin’ Hard to Santa Fe (3) By Jason Grundstrom-Whitney   all fur and claws ‘let 'em shoot me,’...

Mystery Photo for November 18

If you can identify where this photo was taken, contact us at [email protected] or call 207-689-2896 and leave a voice mail with your answer,...

Diligent student has less time for friends

DEAR ABBY: I'm in my early 20s and the only one in my circle of friends who is currently in college. They all want...

Virgo: You will receive valuable advice

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Rachel McAdams, 40; Dylan Walsh, 55; Danny DeVito, 74; Martin Scorsese, 76. Happy Birthday: Make plans that are within reason....

Daughter is last to learn of new love in dad's life

DEAR ABBY: My father began dating four years after my mother passed away from a terrible bout with cancer. He and I have always...

Leo: Ask questions and take notes

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kimberly J. Brown, 34; Maggie Gyllenhaal, 41; Martha Plimpton, 48; Marg Helgenberger, 60. Happy Birthday: Build a strong base. How...

Men's group chat draws fire for sharing explicit photos

DEAR ABBY: I must take issue with your response to "Tired of Behinds" (Sept. 5), who was upset that her fiance is part of...

Doggie rescue; water pressure quandary

DEAR SUN SPOTS: I would like to thank the seven or eight people who stopped their vehicles on Route 122 in Poland on Nov....
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