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Good morning, Andover! Here's your daily rundown of everything happening in town for Tuesday, Nov. 22, courtesy of Andover News.
Above: Turkeys hanging out along Ballardvale Road in Andover earlier this fall. We have a list of area restaurants open on Thursday, as well as a list of everything that is open and closed on Thanksgiving (Dave Copeland photo).

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  • There will be a water main shut down from 10 p.m. tonight until 5 a.m. Wednesday from 200-222 North main Street. Work will be done from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. and drivers should expect road closures and delays.
  • Tomorrow is an early-release day for Andover Public Schools. School will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving Recess.
  • There is no leaf collection this week, and trash/recycling collection will be delayed one day on Thursday (pickup on Friday) and Friday (pickup on Saturday) this week.
  • Need extra COVID-19 tests for your holiday gatherings? Andover residents can get them for free from the Health Division at Memorial Hall Library, the Robb Center or Town Offices.
Weather: Mostly sunny, warmer, with a high of 47. A few clouds tonight, with a low of 29. Looking ahead to Thanksgiving, we can expect partly cloudy skies and a high of 44 on Thursday (compiled from the Weather Channel).

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More Than 2,000 Andover Residents In 'SNAP Gap'

South Church dedicated its monthly mission last November to closing the "SNAP gap" in Andover.

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More Than 2,000 Andover Residents In 'SNAP Gap'

AHS Alum, Chiropractor Opens Office In Andover

Allison Di Salvo rowed for Andover High School and graduated in 2008.

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AHS Alum, Chiropractor Opens Office In Andover

Feaster Five Road Closures On Thanksgiving

The 35th running of the Feaster Five 5k, 5-mile and Kids K races will result in several road closures in Downtown Andover from 7:20 a.m. until approximately 10:30 a.m. on Thursday morning.

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Feaster Five Road Closures On Thanksgiving

Restaurants In Andover, Nearby Towns Open On Thanksgiving 2022

If you don't feel like cooking this Thanksgiving, you have options in the Andover area. We also have a list of places offering catering/takeout.

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Restaurants In Andover, Nearby Towns Open On Thanksgiving 2022

What's Open, Closed On Thanksgiving 2022 In Andover

Here's a look at what's open and closed in Andover and Massachusetts on Thanksgiving (Thursday, Nov. 24).

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What's Open, Closed On Thanksgiving 2022 In Andover

Happening today:

7 pm: Andover High School Building Committee

At Memorial Hall Library
9:30 am: Wiggle Words
10:15 am: Toddler Tales
11 am: Little Listeners
4 pm: Teen Robotics Showcase
5:45 pm: Make-It Take-It
7:30 pm: Great Books Discussion Group

Other Things To Do
7 pm: Boston Tabloid: The Killing of Robin Benedict on Zoom
7:30 pm: Andover High School presents Cinderella

Happening Tomorrow:
Early-release day for Andover Public Schools.
Andover Youth Services closing at 2:30 p.m.
Memorial Hall Library closing at 5 p.m.

At Memorial Hall Library
9:30 am: Toddler Tales
10:15 am: Wiggle Words
11 am: Little Listeners

6 pm: AHS football at North Andover

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