Thursday, June 7, 2012
When you're looking for an outdoor excursion close to home, Lorraine Campground is a prime spot.
Managed by the Department of Conservation and Recreation, the Lorraine Campground lies within the boundaries of the Harold Parker State Forest. The campground features 89 campsites that are intentionally spread apart throughout wooded areas to give campers a more private camping experience. Camping is offered between late May and early September, and the sites do not have electric or water hookups but do feature picnic tables and a grill.
Monday, October 3, 2011
Here's our list; add your own suggestions.
It's that time of year again. The leaves are starting to change color. The air is getting a little crisp. So here are five things that say Autumn in Andover. 1. Strawberry Hill Farm Travelers from out of town even recognize this autumn staple in Andover. Located right alongside Route 133 near the Andover Bible Chapel, Strawberry Hill Farms is one local farm where you can get pumpkins, as well as fruits and vegetables. 2. The Park Like each season in Park, autumn provides a whole new enjoyable atmosphere for local residents. The leaves change color and cover the grounds, making for idyllic nature scenes. 3. Fall Sports This time of year always means fall sports, whether that’s the Warrior football team, who will be playing Lawrence this …
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
This week's mystery video was taken on Railroad Street.
The mystery video posted yesterday showed an image along Railroad Street not far from the Whole Foods. Andover Patch reader Diane Savoca was the first to guess correctly. Thanks to all that participated in the Where Is It? feature this week.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Can you guess where this building is located in Andover?
Can you guess where this is? Send all guesses to email@example.com. This week's "Where Is It?" feature was delayed one day this week. Thanks to all that participated in the feature last week.
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
The mystery video was taken at Memorial Hall Library this week.
The mystery video this week showed a statue resting on a beam near the top floor of Memorial Hall Library. Andover Patch reader Kathryn Uggerholt was the first to correctly answer this week's feature. Thanks to all that participated.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Can you guess the location of this ghoulish statue?
Can you guess where this statue sits in Andover? Send all guesses to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks to all that participated in the feature last week. The feature is going back to its regularly schedule days.
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Can you guess the location in this mystery video?
Can you guess where this is? If you think you have a guess for this week's object, e-mail it to editor Brendan Lewis at email@example.com.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
This week's mystery video was filmed at the Andover Town Offices on Bartlet Street.
This week's video was shot at the Andover Town Offices on Bartlet Street next to Doherty School. Andover Patch reader Diane Savoca was the first to answer this week's feature correctly. Thanks to all that participated and make sure to check out the feature next week.
Check out the last Concert in the Park and see what the new High Tea and History has to offer.
Here are five things you need to know today: Concert in the Park: Head down to the Park tonight to catch EJE Jazz Quartet, the last band to play in the Summer Concert Series in the Park. The show starts at 6 p.m. and runs until 8 p.m. Find out more here. High Tea, Golfing: Check out this installment of the High Tea and History series at the Historical Society to learn more about the history of golfing in Andover. Find out more at here. Pomps Pond Closed: The Department of Community Services closed Pomps Pond for the season this past Sunday, Aug. 14. Gas Prices: Here are some of the lowest unleaded gas prices according to motortrend.com: the Gulf, 65 Main Street – $3.67/gallon; Lukoil, Salem St. and 125, $3.69; Sunoco, 205 North Main Street…
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
This week's mystery video was taken at the Savings Bank on Main Street
This week's mystery video was taken at 84 Main St. at the Savings Bank in downtown Andover. Be sure to check out the feature next week. All correct submissions will be entered into a random drawing at the end of the month for a gift card to a local business. You must be 18 or older to enter. Complete Patch contest rules can be found here.