Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


October 26, 2012

Town Talk: AHS accreditation starts and other items of interest


These areas have been posted with orange signs showing the season dates of Oct. 15 - Dec 31. There is no hunting on Sundays in Massachusetts.

Gun hunting is forbidden in Andover with the exception of Harold Parker State Forest.

Coffee table book of ‘Andover Stories’

Arriving just in time for holiday gift-giving, will be the new book, “Andover Stories.” It will be a 128-page hardcover book of 52 short stories about Andover. The stories have appeared previously in the Townsman, and the book is a joint effort between the two.

“We are very excited about this as our 35 volunteers, led by (former selectman) Gail Ralston, worked very hard,” said Elaine Clements, executive director of the Andover Historical Society.

The book is expected to arrive at the Historical Society in mid-December. It costs $39.95, but you save $10 when the book is pre-ordered. People can order online at Or call the Society at 978-475-2236 for more information. This book is Volume I.

— Judy Wakefield

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