Good morning, Andover! Here's your daily rundown of everything happening in town for Saturday, Aug. 12, courtesy of Andover News.

Today's Top Story

Flanagan Pushing Sept. AHS Quad-Board Meeting

The finance committee raised concerns about the accelerated timeline, given the lack of detailed information to date.
Flanagan Pushing Sept. AHS Quad-Board Meeting
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A.M. Briefing

  • Today: Sunny, high of 83. Late night showers with possible hail and gusty winds. Low of 66.
  • Tomorrow: Thunderstorms likely in the morning, scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. High of 83. Clearing at night, low of 61.
  • Monday: Mostly sunny, high of 82. Cloudy with showers at night, low of 65.
Check the latest Andover forecast.

- Compiled by Dave Copeland

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    Happening today:

      9 am- 1pm: Andover Farmers Market

      Youth Services
      12 pm: Open Gym – High School Basketball

      Happening tomorrow:
      10 am-1 pm: North Andover Farmers Market

      At Memorial Hall Library
      1-5 pm: Board Games Club

      Happening Monday:
      Youth Services
      3:30 pm: Summer Block Party!

      Memorial Hall Library
      3-5 pm: Teen Weekly Activity: Washer Necklaces
      7 pm: English At Large Conversation Group

      At the Robb Center
      9 am: Ask the Lawyer
      9 am: Sunrise Singers
      9 am: Quilting Group
      10 am: Nonfiction Book Group
      1 pm: Matinee
      1 pm: Ping-Pong
      1 pm: Fix-it Shop
      (see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

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