Good morning, Andover! Here's your daily rundown of everything happening in town for Tuesday, Sept. 26, courtesy of Andover News.

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Some Progress As APS Contract Talks Continue

Teachers and instructional assistants have been working without a contract since the start of the school year.
Some Progress As APS Contract Talks Continue

A.M. Briefing

Things To Know Today
  1. The Town is looking for election officials, who are trained to work at polling places on election days in Andover (more info).
  2. Andover released an Infrastructure Improvement Plan for Sidewalks and Curb Ramps earlier this month. Also referred to as a Sidewalk Master Plan, the document outlines a comprehensive strategy to enhance Andover’s sidewalk network, provide an improved level of service, and inform decisions related to sidewalk maintenance and rehabilitation efforts.
  3. Another independent news site is up and running in Massachusetts. This one will serve Worcester.
Overcast, high of 60. Clearing at night, low of 44.

  • Check out the AHS girls' swimming photo gallery.
  • Andover News is looking for photos, videos, and 1-2 paragraph game recaps from players, parents, coaches, and/or supporters of Andover High School sports teams. Share your sports news with
Check the latest Andover forecast

- Compiled by Dave Copeland

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PHOTO GALLEY: AHS Swimmers Off To 2-1 Start

The Andover High School Girls' Swim Team is off to a 2-1 start after picking up a 99-85 win over Haverhill on Friday.

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PHOTO GALLEY: AHS Swimmers Off To 2-1 Start

Happening today:

    6 m: GLTS District Committee
    7:30 pm: Town Hall with Essex County DA Paul Tucker
    7:30 pm: Planning Board Meeting

    At Memorial Hall Library
    1-9 pm: Friends’ Book Sale Setup

    At the Robb Center
    8:30 am: Men’s Breakfast
    9 am: Brown Bag
    9 am: Comfort Critters
    10 am: Tech Help
    1 pm: Mah Jong
    1 pm: Social Bridge
    1:30 pm: Watercolor Class
    2 pm: American Art
    (see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

    3:15 pm: Tewksbury at AHS Golf (Renaissance Golf Club)
    5:30 pm: AHS boys’ soccer at Lowell
    6:30 pm: Methuen at AHS girls’ soccer
    (See Andover Athletics info page for more details).

    Happening tomorrow:
    12 pm: Merrimack Valley MPO
    6 pm: Andover DEI Commission Celebration at Oak & Iron.
    7 pm: Quad Board Meeting (AHS Project)

    Virtual Events
    6-8 pm: 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group- evening session

    At Memorial Hall Library
    9 am-3 pm: Friends’ Book Sale Setup
    5:30-8:30 pm: Friends’ Fall Book Sale Preview Night
    7 pm: Cribbage Club

    At the Robb Center
    9:30 am: Crafting
    9:30 am: Parler/Discute
    10:30 am: Write Stuff
    12:30 pm: Knit Wits
    1 pm: Tap Class
    1 pm: Healthy Eating
    1:30 pm: Bathsheba Spooner
    (see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

    3:15 pm: AHS golf at Billerica (Billerica Country Club)
    4 pm: AHS boys’ and girls’ cross-country vs. multiple schools (Shedd Park)
    4:30 pm: at Acton-Boxborough
    5 pm: AHS girls’ volleyball at Central Catholic
    6:30 pm: Chelmsford at AHS field hockey
    (See Andover Athletics info page for more details).

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