Sometimes problems can be answered with simple solutions, which is why one group of people have come up with a pot of money - up to ten thousand pounds - to help people paint those Caernarfon shop fronts that look a bit tired.
It's the ultimate paint pot, as Rob Shelley has been finding out.
Police in north Wales are investigating after the “suspicious” death of a local woman whose body was found at a house in the village of Penygroes, near Caernarfon.
Officers have been speaking to villagers and cordoned off the home. No-one has yet been arrested.
North Wales Police Detectives are appealing for anyone who witnessed suspicious behaviour in the area to contact them.
Thousands of pounds worth of Remembrance Poppies have been destroyed by vandals during a break-in.
North Wales Police says the damage was done sometime between last week and today, Wednesday April 27th at a storage facility on Skinner Street in Caernarfon.
All the poppies were deemed unusable and were disposed of.
This was a despicable crime whereby the poppies were destroyed in a pure act of vandalism. Nothing was stolen from the facility which means the offender(s) have done this purely out of malice.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.
North Wales Police are asking people living in and around the Caernarfon area to checks their garden sheds and outbuildings to assist with the search for a woman who has been missing for three weeks.
57-year-old Avril Whitfield has been missing since Friday, 1st April and officers are asking those living and working in the Caernarfon, Bontnewydd, Caeathro and Cibyn areas to check sheds, garages and outbuildings to see if there is any chance that someone may have been there.
We are continuing in our search for Avril and are urging residents to check any garden sheds, garages or outbuildings to see if there is any recent sign of activity.
Further searches involving RAF Mountain Rescue will be carried out today in the Seiont Caravan Park area and police enquiries are ongoing.
The last confirmed sighting of Avril was at around 9am on Friday, 1st April when she was seen walking next to the roundabout on the A487 near Tesco, Caernarfon.
Anybody with information is asked to contact North Wales Police on 101.
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Police have issued an appeal for help to find 55-year-old Julie Jones.
She was last seen in the Caernarfon area and officers are concerned for her welfare.
Julie Jones is described as being 5'1 tall, of thin build with short brown hair. She was wearing a Kahki coat, black jeans, a scarf and black boots.
If anyone has any information or has seen her they are encouraged to ring the police on 101.
Police are urging the public to be vigilant in the Lon Menai area of Caernarfon, after a man indecently exposed himself.
Police were alerted to the incident at 8.16pm on Thursday 19th November.
PC Alex Higgins said: “We want to make the public aware of this incident, and ask them to remain vigilant. We would ask anyone who witnessed this incident or any other victims to come forward with information.”
Missing teenager Chloe Ann Thomas from Caernarfon has been found safe and well.
Police issued an appeal to help find her after she was reported missing on Friday.
They've since thanked the public for their support.
Great News Missing Person Chloe Thomas from the Caernarfon area has been found safe and well, thanks for all your help
Police in North Wales are appealing for help to find a 14 year-old-girl.
Chloe Ann Thomas, from Caernarfon, has been missing since Friday.
Police are asking anyone with any information on her whereabouts to come forward.