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Chamber & MSH Present Holiday Gift Guide

The Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Hanover are pleased to present the first-ever ‘Hanover Gift Guide’, just in time for the holiday shopping season. The guide will offer gift suggestions from area merchants, retailers, restaurants and more, and will be presented via the Hanover Chamber and Main Street Facebook pages beginning on […]

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Veteran Hired through Job Vault

In May 2015, the Chamber unveiled The Veterans Job Vault program, created to connect veterans in the greater Hanover are to a career within the manufacturing industry. Kevin Gulden, a 21-year Air Force Veteran and Plant Manager at Utz Quality Foods, spoke about the program’s success and his new hire from the Veteran Job Vault applicant list. “The Veteran’s Vault […]

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Thank You Renewing Members!

The Chamber would like to thank the following members for renewing their Chamber membership for 2015-16.  Note, if you do not see your business name, please contact the Chamber office! Updated as of November 6 A Helping Hand Home Care Services, LLC Abbottstown Industries, Inc. Abbottstown Stamping ACNB Bank Adams County Economic Development Corporation Adams […]

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2015 Business Awards Ceremony

The Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Business Awards Ceremony on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at the Eichelberger Performing Arts Center. The event was sponsored by APPI Energy and Hanover Hospital, presenting sponsors, and Capital Blue Cross, Award Sponsor. In addition to naming the Educators of the Year, Positive Action Award, Small Business […]

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A Letter from the President

Dear Valued Chamber Member, This year has been an incredibly productive year at the Chamber. One of the high points of the year was receiving 5-Star Accreditation this past spring. Accreditation allows the Chamber to renew, improve, and promote sound business practices, policies and procedures, and is the only national program that recognizes chambers for […]

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Awards Ceremony

Each year, the Hanover Chamber recognizes outstanding local businesses, organizations and educators at the Business Awards Ceremony. The Small Business of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, and Positive Action Award will be presented during this year’s ceremony, held Thurs., Nov. 6 at the Eichelberger Performing Arts Center. Area educators will also be recognized with […]

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Manufacturing Day 2015

Students Learn Business Behind Local Snacks Students from Hanover and South Western High Schools toured Utz Quality Foods and Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. on Weds., Sept. 30 as part of a week of events recognizing National Manufacturing Day.  During the tours, students were able to gain insight into the manufacturing sector, its importance to the local economy, […]

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S.W. Welding Academy- KLK School of Welding & Theory

Interested in learning or furthering your welding skills? The S.W. Welding Academy is partnering with KLK School of Welding and Theory for a 16-week adult course that teaches the basics and safety of welding. Students will learn about welding safety and techniques, as well as theory and different types of welding processes. Students will receive […]

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Chamber Members Prepare for 2015 Corporate Challenge

Registrations are now being accepted for the 2015 Corporate and Community Challenge, scheduled for Fri. Sept. 18. Will your team be the one to knock off last year’s winners from Snyder’s-Lance and take home the traveling trophy? Teresa Seamans, Office Manager at Smith and Company CPAs, has been recruiting her team for the 2015 Corporate […]

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Chairman’s Corner- Mark Riggs

Time flies when you’re having fun.This old saying truly applies to my last two years serving as Chairman of the Board. The experience has been more enjoyable and exciting than I could have ever imagined. There are a lot of great things going on in Hanover, and the Chamber is playing a direct role in […]

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