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Summertime Sippin’ at the 2018 Snack Town Brewfest

2018 marks the second year of the popular Snack Town Brewfest® presented by Snyder’s of Hanover and Utz Quality Foods. Held on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Good Field in Hanover, the festival features drinks from over 40 breweries and wineries as well as snack pairings from both Snyder’s and Utz, a variety of local […]

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Downtown in a Day

Welcome! Spend your day in downtown Hanover and experience all that the main street district has to offer! Whether it’s your first time in Hanover, PA or your first time exploring your hometown, the Guthrie Memorial Library has what you need. As an official visitor center and community center for Hanover, you can find historic […]

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Dog Days in Hanover

Like traveling with your pooch, but nervous about no-dog policies? We’ve compiled the top 10 dog-friendly places to visit in Hanover, because you should always be able to share your vacation with your best friend.   A Sweet Treat Looking for a way to treat your pup after a hot summer day? Bruster’s has the […]

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2018 Dining Guide for Hanover, PA

Breakfast 1. Clair’s Family Restaurant With classics like biscuits and gravy, creamy chipped beef, omelets, and more, you can’t go wrong with this Hanover staple. Try Clair’s for lunch and dinner too—they’re famous for their broasted chicken! 1486 Grandview Rd., Hanover | 717-632-2077 2. Dutch Country Restaurant Locals love the angel food french toast, homemade […]

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A Local Account of the Battle of Hanover

Joanna Wrentzel: The Girl Who Dodged the Bullet Joanna Wrentzel (née Thomas) was born on April 8, 1850 in Hanover, Pennsylvania. She was the oldest child of John Thomas (1814-1859) and Mary Magdalena Baseshore/Basehore/Basehoar (1818-1899). Her siblings were John Martin (1853-1858), Isabel (1855-1925), and Uriah (1857-1920). Wrentzel was thirteen when the civil war came to […]

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It’s here! The 2018 Discover Hanover Magazine is now available!

The 10th anniversary issue of Discover Hanover is now available! In this special expanded issue, you will find a fresh new design with a year-round event calendar; features on downtown Hanover, the Battle of Hanover, summer activities, retail and dining guides; as well as our picks for the top ten dog-friendly spots and top eight […]

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Hanover Chamber Monitors Status of Senate Bill 936

The Hanover Chamber is closely monitoring the status of Senate Bill 936 (S.B.936), or the Prescription Drug Formulary bill, as part of our ongoing commitment to advocacy.  S.B.936 was a topic of discussion during the February Legislative Roundtable and we continue to follow its progress as it pertains to the state opioid epidemic that we […]

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