Happy Valentine's Day, Andover! Here's your daily rundown of everything happening in town for Tuesday, Feb. 14, courtesy of Andover News.
Above: Andover Recreation held its Valentines Dance on Friday (more photos on Andover Recreation's Facebook page).

A.M. Briefing

Four Things To Know Today:
  1. The deadline for Merrimack Valley high school students to apply for scholarships from the Greater Lawrence Italian Women’s Club is March 15. Applications for the Colleen E. Ritzer Memorial Scholarship open to Andover or Danvers residents are due March 15.
  2. The town posted an update on Saturday about the 15-month parking improvement project underway behind Old Town Hall.
  3. Check out Memorial Hall Library's newest Story Walk in Downtown Andover (more info).
  4. I have to cancel the Publisher's Office Hours originally scheduled for Friday (I have a teeth cleaning that afternoon). Stay tuned for a new date.
Weather: Sunny, high of 49. Becoming cloudy overnight, low of 31. Check here for the latest Andover forecast.

- Compiled by Dave Copeland

Today's Top Stories

Proposed Asian Restaurant Delays Andover Opening

A restaurant that had planned to open in the former site of the Park Street Pub in Andover by the end of 2022 is now aiming to complete renovations by March 31.

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Proposed Asian Restaurant Delays Andover Opening

Schools Offer Resources To Discuss Killings

Schools Offer Resources To Discuss Andover Killings
Meanwhile, Andover police thanked the community "for the outpouring of well wishes and support" in the wake of Thursday's double murder-suicide on Porter Road.

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Happening today:

9 am: ZBA Site Visit
6:30 pm: Preservation Commission
7:30 pm: Planning Board

At Memorial Hall Library
9:30 am: Wiggle Words
10:15 am: Toddler Tales
11 am: Little Listeners
3 pm: Teen Valentine’s Day: Chocolate Taste Test
5:45 pm: Make-It Take-It
6 pm: Introduction to the Makerspace
7 pm: Fish On! Andover with Steve Gallant – North Shore Surfcasting Strategies for 2023

At the Robb Center
9 am Comfort Critters
10 am: Tech Help
1 pm: Mah Jongg
1 pm: Social Bridge
1 pm: Choosing Senior Housing
(see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

Virtual Events
9:30 am: Virtual Dementia Dialogues

3:30 pm: AHS boys’ skiing vs. multiple schools at Bradford Ski Hill
6:30 pm: AHS girls’ basketball at Chelmsford
6:30 pm: Lowell at AHS boys’ basketball

Happening tomorrow:
3 pm: Andover School Committee Negotiations Subcommittee Executive Session

At Memorial Hall Library
9: 30 am: Toddler Tales
10:15 am: Wiggle Words
11 am: Little Listeners
1 pm: Computer Users: What to Look for in a Smartphone
2 pm: Pebble Art
2 pm: Introduction to the Makerspace
7 pm: Jumpstart Your Family History Research

At the Robb Center
9:30 am: Morning Crafting
9:30 am: Parler
10:30 am: Write Stuff
12:30 pm: Knit Wits
1:30 pm: Nutrition Concerns
(see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

Virtual Events
9:30 am: 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group- morning session
7 pm: Good Grief: Three Writers On Loss, Love, And Life

TBD AHS boys’ and girls’ skiing vs. TBA at Bradford Ski Hill
7:10 pm: St. Johns at AHS boys’ hockey (Breakaway Ice Center)

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