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SeniorsPlus to present mini-expo for older adults in Kingfield(0)

March 20, 2018

KINGFIELD – SeniorsPlus will present a mini-expo on Thursday, April 19 (snow date Friday, April 20) from 8 a.m. to noon at the Kingfield Elementary School. The Franklin County Aging Well Mini-Expo will offer workshops and the opportunity for social interaction for older adults. The event is free and open to the public. A continental […]

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Stress and cavities

By Mark Raines, PhD We all benefit when families are able to help their young children start out with healthy teeth and gums. This can prevent costly cavities, fillings, extractions, replacements, gum disease, and illness in childhood and later in life. Brushing teeth, flossing, and being careful with sugar are as important as ever. We […]

Cooking Matters classes offered by HCC in Jay

JAY – Healthy Community Coalition of Greater Franklin County is conducting a six-week Cooking Matters course at the St. Rose Catholic Rectory in Jay starting Thursday, March 22 from 9 to 11 a.m. The goal of the classes is to teach adults about healthy meal preparation and shopping on a limited food budget. The Cooking […]

Safe Voices holds 25th annual run/walk fundraiser

AUBURN – Safe Voices’ annual 5K Run/Walk to End Domestic Violence returns to the Bates College campus on Saturday, June 2. The event aims to spread awareness about domestic violence and raise money to support people affected by abuse in Androscoggin, Franklin and Oxford counties. This year marks the 25th anniversary of Safe Voices’ biggest […]

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