Good morning, Andover! Here's our daily rundown of everything happening in town for Thursday, Sept. 22, courtesy of Andover News.
We updated yesterday's story on Andover Days with a map showing detours and road closures on Saturday.

Sports: AHS girls volleyball (5-1) rebounded with a 3-1 win over Chelmsford. Senior Marissa Kobelski had 19 kills, while senior Sophia Pierce had 38 assists....AHS field hockey (4-1) shutout Haverhill, 6-0. Sophomore Bella DiFiore and junior Rose Memmolo each scored twice....AHS boys cross-country fell to Billerica and Chelmsford in a tri-meet, while the girls earned a split with a win over Billerica...AHS golf remained undefeated with a win over Tewksbury.

Weather: Wet, with thunderstorms and showers this morning and rain tapering off this afternoon. High of 70. Tonight, clearing skies and low of 46.

Reminder: Tomorrow is an early release day for Andover Public Schools students.

Today's Top Stories

Think Andover Utility Bills Are Bad Now? Wait Until Nov. 1

Rates proposed by Andover's natural gas and electric providers would increase the average Andover customer's bill dramatically over last winter.

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Think Andover Gas Bills Are Bad Now? Wait Until Nov. 1

Andover Health Offering Flu Shots In October

Check your calendar and roll up your sleeve: the Andover Health Division will be offering three flu shot clinics next month.

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Andover Health Offering Flu Shots In October

Happening today:

Andover Days
Specials, deals, and prizes from Andover businesses and restaurants (more info)

Health/Vaccination Clinics
4-7pm: Andover Health Division Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic at the Robb Center (by appointment only)

10:30 am: Andover Council on Aging Program Committee
6:30 pm: Shawsheen River Master Plan

Things To Do
9:30 am: Wiggle Words at Memorial Hall Library
10:15 am: Toddler Tales at Memorial Hall Library
11 am: Shade Gardening
3:30 pm: Dungeons and Dragons for Teens (MS group) at Memorial Hall Library
7 pm: Intellectual Freedom & You – A Banned Books Week Webinar

6 pm: AHS football at Lawrence
6:30 pm Central Catholic at AHS boys soccer
7:30 pm: AHS girls soccer at Central Catholic

Happening tomorrow:
Early release day for Andover Public Schools.

Andover Days
Specials, deals, and prizes from Andover businesses and restaurants (more info)
6:30 pm: “Field of Dreams” screening, Andover Town Common (Bartlet and Chestnut Streets)
Dusk: Fireworks at Andover Town Common

8:30 am: Preservation Commission Site Visit

Things To Do
3:30 pm: Super Smash Bros. for Teens at Memorial Hall Library
3:30 pm: AHS girls swimming at Haverhill
5:45 pm: AHS girls volleyball at Danvers

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