Good morning, Andover! Here's your daily rundown of everything happening in town for Wednesday, Feb. 8, courtesy of Andover News.

A.M. Briefing

Two Things To Know Today:
  1. The ballot is set for the 2023 Andover Town Election on March 28, and Andover News will be hosting a virtual candidates' forum at 7 p.m. on March 14. Click "Interested" on the Facebook event page to stay posted as new information becomes available. Have a question for the candidates? Leave it on the Facebook event page.
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Weather: Some clouds this morning, sun this afternoon. High of 47. Some clouds overnight tonight, low of 27. Check here for the latest Andover forecast.

- Compiled by Dave Copeland

Today's Top Stories

School Committee Policy Has Strict Rules On Email Communication

Lawyers for Fusion Academy and the Andover School Committee's have different interpretations of the state open meeting law.

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School Committee's Policy Has Stringent Rules On Email Communication

Building Committee To Narrow AHS Choices To Two

After the committee chooses between two plans for new construction, it will have one preliminary plan for a renovation of the existing school and one for a new Andover High School.

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Building Committee To Narrow AHS Choices To Two

Ballot Set For Andover Election

Tuesday's deadline for candidates to submit nomination papers to the town clerk's office to appear on the ballot for the Andover Town Election brought no last-minute surprises.

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Ballot Set For Andover Election

Happening today:

3:30 pm: Andover Council on Aging Advisory Board
4 pm: Library Board of Trustees
6:30 pm: Design Review Board

At Memorial Hall Library
9: 30 am: Toddler Tales
10:15 am: Wiggle Words
11 am: Little Listeners
2 pm: Introduction to the Makerspace

At the Robb Center
9:00 Mobile Pantry
9:30 Morning Crafting
9:30 French Discussion Group
10:30 Write Stuff
12:30 Knit Wits
1:00 Healthy Eating
1:30 Road Scholar
2:00 Bereavement Support Group
(see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

Virtual Events
6 pm: 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group- evening session
7 pm: Critique Group via Zoom
7 pm: Courageous Conversations: Rise in Hate ~ LGBTQ+ Panel

3:30 pm: AHS girls’ skiing vs. multiple schools at Bradford Ski Hill
6 pm: AHS wrestling at Haverhill
7 pm: AHS boys’ hockey at Billerica (Hallenborg Memorial Pavillion)
7:10 pm: Acton-Boxborough at AHS girls’ hockey (Breakaway Ice Center)

Happening tomorrow:
7:50 am: Andover High School Building Committee
4 pm: Andover Scholl Committee Executive Session

At Memorial Hall Library
9:30 am: Discover Your Past Genealogy Club
9:30 am: Wiggle Words
10:15 am: Toddler Tales
3:30 pm: Dungeons and Dragons for Teens (MS group)
4 pm: Introduction to the Makerspace
5 pm: Pokemon Club
7 pm: Writers Group

At the Robb Center
10:00 Scale Modeling
10:00 Open Art
10:00 BP Clinic
1:00 Duplicate Bridge
1:30 Parkinson’s Support
2:00 Ping Pong
(see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

Virtual Events
7 pm: Author Talk with Kevin Hazzard: American Sirens on Zoom

3:30 pm: AHS girls’ skiing vs. multiple schools at Bradford Ski Hill
6 pm: AHS girls’ gymnastics at Merrimack Valley Conference meet

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