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Celebrating Hanover’s Heritage at the Hanover Dutch Festival

  If you like food, music, crafts and cars, the Hanover Dutch Festival is a must for you! This year, the festival will celebrate its 35th anniversary on July 28 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Every year, thousands of locals and visitors attend the festival held in Center Square in Downtown Hanover. Over 150 […]

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Tour, Snack, Crunch!

From crispy chips to salty pretzels, get your snack fix with a tour of these local snack food manufacturers! Snyder’s of Hanover On the guided tour (which includes steps), visitors will see how tradition, technology, and teamwork combine to make a tasty snack. A free sample is given to all tour participants. The factory store […]

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Experience the Arts in Hanover

Hanover may be known for its Civil War history and its snack food tours, but that’s not all it has to offer! There is a budding art scene in Hanover, with theater shows playing monthly, plus our very own barbershop chorus. Read on to Discover the arts in Hanover! Learn The Academy for Media Production […]

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Leadership Hanover Accepting Applications for 7th Session

Do you want to make connections in the community? Are you looking to develop yourself professionally? Look no further! Leadership Hanover is a unique leadership program focused on developing connections with key leaders in the Hanover area. After graduating nearly 60 students, the program has been refreshed to better suit participants’ needs in our developing […]

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Elsner Hires First Graduate of Chamber Apprenticeship Program

The Hanover Chamber Apprenticeship Program has graduated its first pre-apprentice, Zach Neighoff. Neighoff worked with Elsner Engineering as a pre-apprentice throughout his senior year at South Western High School. Upon graduation, Neighoff was offered a paid apprenticeship with Elsner, making him the first full-time apprentice hired through the Hanover Chamber Apprenticeship program. Current employers in […]

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Update: Downtown Hanover Streetscape Design and Beautification Plan

Main Street Hanover and the Borough of Hanover, along with the Downtown Economic Development Committee, the Streetscape Sub-committee and the Main Street Hanover Design committee are all excited to share with you the reports from the April 11 Project Kick-off Public Meeting and the May 31 Focus Group Reports.  Full reports can be found on […]

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Main Street Hanover Recognized as Top Main Street Program

HANOVER, PA- Pennsylvania Downtown Center (PDC) has named its best performing Main Street Programs of 2017. This award recognizes those programs that have demonstrated an “across the board” capacity to generate new jobs, new businesses, public and private investment and volunteer hours. The top-performing Main Street Programs across the Commonwealth for 2018 are: 1st – […]

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Summer 2018 Events in Hanover, PA

Summer is nearly here! Don’t miss out on all the fun happening locally. Sunshine, Sip, and Stroll—June 9 Venture downtown and sample the brews (and sales) available from 1- 6 p.m. at select stores and restaurants.   Codorus Blast Festival in the Park—June 15-17 Rent a pontoon, fly in a helicopter, and watch the Keystone […]

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2018 Shopping Guide for Hanover, PA

1. The Lite House, Inc. | 1150 High St., Hanover | thelitehouseinc.com | 1-866-717-5483 Since its opening in 1972 on High St., The Lite-House, Inc. has been a proud member of the Hanover community. The family-owned store specializes in lighting and home accent designs. The Lite-House staff works with service contractors, local businesses and retail customers. […]

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