Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


  • Thursday, June 19, 2014

    COURTESY PHOTO Lavendar Hill Lane resident David Vaughan, who was killed last September in a car crash, has inspired a children's book with the theme "paying it forward." He is pictured with his wife, Kristen, and children, from left, Colin, Caroline and Kevin.

    A legacy carried forward; Local dad's warmth inspires children's book in his memory Updated 32 days ago 3 Photos

    FILE PHOTO Becca Tacy works a chin-up bar in her backyard obstacle course in April in preparation for the "American Ninja" reality TV show competition. Her footage on the show wasn't aired last week, but Tacy says she's far from disappointed.

    Just shy of prime time Posted 33 days ago 1 Photo

    COURTESY PHOTO Lauren Kramer and Olivia Gaspar call the new Cadettes to the bridge.

    Crossing the bridge to Cadettes Posted 33 days ago 4 Photos

    COURTESY IMAGE William F. Grant, chief financial officer, Cummings Properties, second from right, visited Ironstone Farm recently to present Deedee O'Brien, Challenge Unlimited executive director, third from right, and Carolyn Burt, new programs coordinator, far right, with news the program was selected for a 100K for 100 grant. They are joined by client William Bojanic on Brandt, volunteers Bruce MacDonald and Julia Ruderman and instructor Michele Davison, behind Brandt.

    Off to a fast start Posted 33 days ago 3 Photos
  • Team Tadlock returns to fight breast cancer Posted 33 days ago
  • Thursday, June 12, 2014

    PAUL BILODEAU/Staff photo People gather for this spring's volunteer recognition reception at the Town House.

    A shining day for more than 350 town volunteers Posted 40 days ago 3 Photos
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    PAUL BILODEAU/Staff photo Members and supporters of the Andover Chamber of Commerce filled Indian Ridge Country Cub last week for the group's annual Community Service Awards Ceremony and Breakfast.

    In distinguished company Posted 40 days ago 2 Photos

    BESSIE LIPONIS/Courtesy photo The audience starts to fill in at The Center at Punchard for the May 8 "Let's Talk Antiques" event.

    Treasure trove at Antiques Adventure Posted 40 days ago 3 Photos
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    Courtesy photo Audrey Hetherington-Young, left, and Julia Crowley, both of Andover, were inducted into the Girls Scouts' 500 Club this spring for selling more than 500 boxes of cookies this year. The girls are in the same troop and staffed many cookie booths together throughout the selling season.

    Cookie queens: Girl Scout buddies each top 500 boxes in sales Posted 40 days ago 1 Photo
  • Thursday, May 15, 2014

    LEAH SPENCER/Courtesy photos The Rotary Club of Andover's 2014 honorees are, from left, Tim Felter, Paul Dollard, Joan Dollard, Jean Cookson, Esther Kim, Educator of the Year Eric Pellerin, Abigail Cohen, Nancy Gump, Charlotte Lyons, Tara McCormick and John McCormick.

    A salute to volunteers Posted 68 days ago 2 Photos

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