Thanks for Helping the Waterstrats

I recently organized and held a benefit spaghetti dinner at the Elks Lodge in Franklin to raise funds for my neighbors, Steve and Cindy Waterstrat and their sons Kyle and Corey Wiley. This family lost their home and all of their belongings on February 28 due to a fire that originated in a recently-cleaned chimney. […]

Honored and Delighted to Serve

I cannot thank my supporters and townspeople enough for showing me such wonderful support and for helping guide me into this position as a member of the Board of Selectmen. I am honored and delighted to be on the Board. Please feel free to contact me with questions or concerns, comments, and recommendations. Sophie Viandier […]

Thanks, Jon!

I would like to thank Jon Champagne for the help and support he has given to the Andover Conservation Commission over the years he was Road Agent. Specifically we thank him for: meeting with the ACC regarding concerns over tree cutting on scenic roads; supporting and helping with the installation of “Beaver Deceivers” on Elbow […]

I’ll Do My Best for You

Thank you to all who wrote me in on the ballot for Cemetery Trustee. I am grateful for the opportunity to serve in my own small way. I pledge to do my best for you. Carla Levesque

Thank You for Supporting Me

I would like to thank everyone who supported and encouraged me in my recent bid for the office of Selectman for the Town of Andover. I cannot begin to express what your good wishes have meant to me. Although I did not prevail, I wish to congratulate Sophie Viandier on her win, and wish her […]

Write In Sophie Viandier

As Andover residents, we enthusiastically endorse Sophie Viandier as a write-in candidate for Selectman. Sophie – born, raised and educated in Andover – will bring youth, energy, and new perspectives to the governance of our town. Please join us in supporting Sophie by writing her name in when you vote on Tuesday, March 11. Thank […]

Mike Cryans Running for District 1

By Janet Moore

Grafton County Commissioner Mike Cryans is running for the District 1 seat on the New Hampshire Executive Council. Mike was born and raised in Littleton, right at the northern tip of Grafton County. After graduating from Springfield College in Massachusetts, he returned to teach at his hometown high school. He then turned to banking, beginning […]

Cryans Endorsed by the Burtons

By Mary Anne Broshek

I like to check out Web sites and learn about opposing candidates. Going to, I learned that Joe Kenny has an A+ rating from the New Hampshire Liberty Alliance and an A from the NRA. While some might find this the reason to vote for him, the connections of the New Hampshire Liberty Alliance […]

Vote No on Zoning Amendments

Wood Sutton

Vote No on amendments to the building and zoning ordinances if you care about: The structural and fire safety of your home The value of your home What could be built next door Avoiding problems with insurance and financing The look of your neighborhood The way Andover is developed

Mistake in February Issue

Steve McNeil, United States Marine Corps

I’d like to point out a sizable mistake made by the Andover Beacon in the February 2014 issue. Instead of placing an article about an Andover athlete being nominated to an Olympic team on the front page of the issue, the Beacon staff inexplicably decided to relegate the article to page 34. While budget projections […]