Good morning, Andover! Here's your daily rundown of everything happening in town for Thursday, Feb. 2, courtesy of Andover News.

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Andover Restaurant Inspection Reports For January

A.M. Briefing

3 Things To Know Today:
  1. We're looking at dangerously cold temperatures from through Saturday night. There is a wind-chill watch in effect from 3 a.m. Friday until 1 p.m. Saturday, which could drop the "feels like" temperature to -35. Keep your pets safe, take precautions to prevent frozen pipes and avoid going outside for extended periods.
  2. The Friends of Memorial Hall Library Book Sale starts today and runs through Sunday.
  3. I'm offering a 10 percent discount on new, one-year and family plan subscriptions this week. Enter the code WINTER at check-out to get 10% off the regular annual subscription price. Offer expires Saturday, Feb. 4.
Sports: AHS boys' basketball topped Tewksbury 69-53, while the girls improved to 14-0 with a 66-46 road win over Tewksbury....AHS girls' hockey (9-2-2) beat Methuen/Tewksbury 2-0 on Tuesday. The team moved up one spot to 7th in the Boston Globe rankings released Wednesday, and second-year coach Meagan Keefe and junior Rose Memmolo were mentioned in the newspaper's weekly notes column on Thursday (compiled from Boston Globe sports, AHS Athletic Department and other media reports).

Weather: Mostly sunny with a high of 39. Extreme cold moves in tonight, with a low of 15 and a few clouds developing later. Friday's low will be -5 with winds of 15 to 25 mph and the potential for higher guts. Friday's "feels like" temperature could dip to -35. Check here for the latest Andover forecast.

- Compiled by Dave Copeland
See what the Andover Health Division found when it visited restaurants, stores and other establishments.

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Andover Restaurant Inspection Reports For January

Lawrence Man Accused Of Car Break-Ins

Andover police believe the 25-year-old acted alone in a string of reported garage and car break-ins in recent weeks.

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Lawrence Man Accused Of Andover Car Break-Ins

Andover Police log, Jan. 25-Jan. 31

A bird in a school library, a fight on North Main Street and potentially explosive device found during a basement clean up were among the calls that kept Andover police busy this week.

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Andover Police log, Jan. 25-Jan. 31

Are The Collins Center's Days Numbered?

Members of the Andover High School Building Committee signaled they want to replace the 40-year-old Collins Center as part of the new school construction.

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Are The Collins Center's Days Numbered?

Happening today:

6:30 pm: Zoning Board of Appeals

At Memorial Hall Library
9:30 am: Wiggle Words
10:15 am: Toddler Tales
1-4:30 pm: Friends of Memorial Hall Library Book Sale
3:30 pm: Dungeons and Dragons for Teens (HS group)
5 pm: Pokemon Club

At Andover Youth Services:
3:30 pm: Music Makers Studio

At the Robb Center
10 am: Scale Modeling Club
10 am: Open Art Studio
10 am: Meditation with Chip on Zoom
10 am: Dull Men’s Club
12 pm: Congregate Lunch
1 pm: Duplicate Bridge
2 pm: Ping Pong

4 pm: AHS boys indoor track vs. TBA (Reggie Lewis Center)
4:30 pm: AHS girls Indoor Track at Merrimack Valley Conference meet (Reggie Lewis Center)
5 pm: AHS boys swimming at Merrimack Valley Championships (Haverhill)
7:10 pm: AHS boys hockey vs. Westford Academy (Breakaway Ice Center)

6:30 pm: Central Catholic at AHS wrestling

Happening tomorrow:
10 pm: Office Hours with State Rep. Tram Nguyen

At Memorial Hall Library
9-4:30 pm: Friends of Memorial Hall Library Book Sale
10 am: Movers & Shakers

At the Robb Center
8 am-8pm: Fitness Center Open
8:30 am: French Conversation Group
9 am: Nature Walk
10 am: English Listening Skills for Chinese Speakers
12 pm: Congregate Lunch
1 pm: 45’s Card Game
1 pm: Social Bridge
4-8 pm: Ping Pong
4 pm: Yoga for Older Guys and Girls

7 pm: Central Catholic at AHS girls basketball
7 pm: AHS boys basketball at Central Catholic

Other events:
5 pm: St. Augustine Church’s mass to celebrate Father Art Johnson’s 60 years as a priest.
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