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(Deadline for submission is the Friday before publication. Most items are published for two weeks.)

MWS continues to recycle all toner cartridges and cell phones, just bring them to either office.  Storage is easier if toner boxes are recycled at home.  Thank you!

Items for sale:1/2 size German Cello, Andrew Schroetter model 213 includes fiberglass bow and soft gig bag, $300.1/2 size Palatino Violin includes brazilwood bow and case, $75. Brand New hard case for 4/4 cello with wheels, unused, $125. Contact Carina, email: or phone: 725-7507 (02/05)

Alteration, repair, repurposing - call me at 847-3453 or email
And I am always collecting sweaters - all sizes, fiber, holes or not for my upcycling sweater business. ( Thank you, Regina Kusche. (02/05)

Houseplant Help: Are your indoor plants looking a bit frazzled? As the sun is getting stronger, your houseplants are starting to wake up and grow again. Now is the perfect time to give them some fresh soil, a larger pot, some fertilizer, and a bit of tidying up. I’d be happy to help you with this ‘dirty’ job! I have years of experience with plants, indoors and out. No plant too small! Kat Coriell, BS Horticulture, owner, Garden Hands Gardening Services (since 2002), former MWS parent. 926-3047 (02/05)

Unique House for Sale: Built in 2007, this house is "GreenBuilt" with locally sawn lumber, no plywood or sheet rock, all wood wainscoting with post and beams throughout. 3 BR, 2BA, detached 2 car garage wtih loft above. Foundation walls are made from ICF 'Super insulation' which allows the 4' basement to stay wam in the winters and cool in the summers so this house maintains its heat...important for cold Maine days/nights! We did not blast for the basement, staying in 'green' standards. R value 60 in roof and 22 in walls which are spray foamed so no drafts. Wood stove gives off lots of heat, with exposed river rock wall behind. All handmade kitchen cabinets, stainless steel appliances, porcelain sink. Mudroom has cast iron radiator, perfect for drying winter gloves. Cast iron baseboards throughout 1st floor. House has stone wall flanking property line. Sits 20 min. from Portland, 5 min. to Bruswick, 35 min to Augusta, 5 min. to canoe/kayak launch and LL Bean with hiking trails out back door, 100's of protected acres behind. Links to where we have the house posted -
Craigs list -
For Sale By Owner -
Kim Davidson, 865-1186 (02/05)

I wanted to let everyone know that I have available the 'Stella Natura' biodynamic 2013 planting calender. And, of course, I think all could benefit from the wisdom contained within these pages. If you are interested, (..they are $15.70 including tax), I will get one right to you! Kimberly Eames 865-6540. (01/29)

Thank you to everyone who has kindly donated yarn to be knitted into hats for Hurricane Sandy victims. If you would like to knit a hat, you may still do so, and leave it in the basket in Lisa’s office. All hats are due by February 15 (the last Friday before February break). Thank you all so much. Emma If you have any questions you can email me at: (01/29)

Lacto-Fermented Vegetables from Gracie’s Garden;
Available now:
Carrots with Horse Radish (Shaker Carrots)
Carrots with Ginger Root (D’jango’s Ginger Carrots)
Buxton Beets
Radish with Ginger Root (Rosie’s Radish)
Red Cabbage with either Garlic or Fennel
Three Roots (Rutabaga, Daikon, and Carrot)
Winter Squash with Tumeric
Regular Sauerkraut
And our Green Cabbage Swedish Blend (with Apple, Lemon, Caraway and Juniper)
We will deliver to Merriconeag. To order please call Lisa or Mark 642-4446 or e-mail at (01/29)