Build Your Halloween Scarecrow or Pumpkin Person Again This Fall

October 18 deadline to be featured in the Beacon

Press Release

Yes, it’s time again, time to start building that Halloween scarecrow or pumpkin person!  Last autumn, businesses around town displayed their artistic and construction talents with a variety of seasonal displays. Check out last November’s “Beacon” for some inspiration and start collecting clothes, objects, and ideas for your very own Main Street business/institution Halloween creature. […]

Town of Andover Planning Board Public Hearing

Tuesday, September 10

Press Release

Public Hearing – Final Site Plan Review. Applicants: Jon and Joan Champagne, Chris Champagne, and Jeff and Kelly Raymond propose the installation of a Gravel and Stone Excavation and Sales business at 235 Salisbury Highway and 424 Bay Road, Andover, NH. Tax Maps: 4:443-37; 4:507-61; and 4:493-37. Zoned Forest and Agriculture, 15 +/- acres. Notice […]

Memorial Service Planned for September 11

8:40 AM at Pavilion behind AE/MS

Press Release

American Legion Crosby-Gilbert Post 101 of Andover will hold a September 11 Memorial Service on Wednesday, September 11, at 8:40 AM.  The ceremony will take place at the Pavilion behind AE/MS. We would like to invite any interested members of the community to attend in remembrance of the 13 people from New Hampshire who lost […]

Andover Real Estate Transactions

July 12 to August 12

By Ty Morris

Five homes sold in Andover from July 12 to August 12, 2019. Bluewater Investment Trust sold 218 Currier Road to Donald Thompson for $28,300. This two bedroom, one bathroom ranch style home sits on .76 acres and has 1,222 square feet of living space. Dennis Potter of RE/Max Bayside represented both sides of the transaction. […]

Andover School Board

By Judith Turk

Andover School Board Meeting Minutes JUNE 4, 2019. Condensed from approved minutes: Roll call and call to order:  The meeting was called to order at 6:30 PM. by Board Chair, Dean Barker. Board Members Present:  Dean Barker, Brian Gilman, Adam Jones, Theresa Georges and Aimee Menard. Administration Present:  Mark MacLean, Randy Wormald, Robin Heins, Jane […]

Andover Police Department Report for July 2019

By Patricia Moyer

The Andover Police Department handled 296 Calls for Service during July, including: Abandoned Vehicle: 2 Assist Citizen: 10 Civil Issue/Stand-by: 3 Criminal Mischief: 5 Criminal Threatening: 2 Criminal Trespass: 1 Juvenile Runaway: 2 Manner of Operation: 6 Neighborhood Disputes: 2 Noise Disturbance: 2 Parking Violations: 14 Protective Order: 6 Suspicious Person/Vehicle/Incident: 6 Theft: 3 Traffic […]

Andover Select Board Approved Minutes, July 22, 2019

By Patricia Moyer

Condensed from approved minutes:  The meeting convened at 6:34 PM. Members Present: Marj Roy, Town Administrator; Chuck Keyser, Select Board Chair; Dave Blinn and Bill Keyser, Select Board Members; Elita Reed, Bookkeeper, and Police Officer Dan Shaw Road Agent Report: John Thompson was unavailable for tonight’s meeting. Transfer Station Report: Last Friday, Roy spoke to […]

Senior Health Clinic to be Held at the HUB

Tuesday, September 17

Press Release

The Concord Regional VNA is holding a Senior Health Clinic at the Andover Hub, 157 Main Street in Andover, on Tuesday, September 17, from 10 to 1 PM. All Senior Health Clinic services are provided for a suggested donation of $10, however, services are provided regardless of a person’s ability to pay. Services offered include […]

4th of July Celebration A Big Success

Thank You To All Sponsors and Participants

Press release

We asked for sunshine and we got it. We asked for a big, enthusiastic crowd and we got it. We asked for volunteers to give their all and we got it. This 4th of July was one of the best ever! We saw lots of smiles during the parade and all afternoon, and we heard […]

Andover Energy Group Announces Availability of Green Car Guide

Press release
Andover Energy Group Announces Availability of Green Car Guide

Interested in exploring the world of “green” vehicles, including fuel-efficient, gasoline-powered vehicles, along with electric, hybrid, diesel, and alternative-fueled vehicles? If so, visit either of the public libraries in Andover and ask to see the 2019 edition of the American Automobile Association’s (AAA) 212-page “Green Car Guide.”  There you’ll find in-depth reviews of 77 fuel-efficient […]

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