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Downtown Revitalization: RACP Grant Update

The Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) is a Commonwealth grant program administered by the Office of the Budget for the acquisition and construction of regional economic, cultural, civic, recreational, and historical improvement projects. RACP projects are authorized in the Redevelopment Assistance section of a Capital Budget Itemization Act, have a regional or multi-jurisdictional impact, and […]

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Chamber Recognizes Educators of the Year

The Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce announced area Educators of the Year at the Annual Business Awards Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 at Bay City Restaurant. The event was presented by APPI Energy and Hanover Hospital. Caryn Flaherty was named Educator of the Year for South Western School District. Flaherty began her career at […]

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Chamber Recognizes Hanover Area Business Awards

The Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Business Awards Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 at Bay City Restaurant. The event was presented by APPI Energy and Hanover Hospital. In addition to naming Educators of the Year, Positive Action Award, Small Business of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year, the Chamber recognized […]

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Sip, Savor & Discover Hanover at Local Breweries and Wineries

Hanover has quickly become a sipping destination for wine and craft beer enthusiasts, alike.  From the Leggy Blonde at Warehouse Gourmet Bistro & Brewpub, to the Pigeon Hill Punch at High Rock Winery, there’s a sip for everyone in Hanover.  Here’s our guide through some local favorites of the grape and hop variety. Adams County […]

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STEAM Academy Enhances Learning for HHS Students

Big things are happening at Hanover High School (HHS); this year, the Nighthawks are introducing a new part of their curriculum called the STEAM academy. Talented and creative students will be able to take courses in entertainment technology, robotics, design and engineering, biotechnology, and music technology. Students with an interest in the fields of Science, […]

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Chamber Welcomes Orewiler to Board

Please join us in welcoming Kirby Orewiler to the Chamber Board of Directors! Orewiler is the CFO for Ox Industries. Prior to joining Ox, he was VP of Finance at Utz Quality Foods. Following gradutation from Hanover High School in 1987, Orewiler received his BS in Accounting from Millersville in 1991 and his MBA in […]

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Ox Industries Celebrates 20th Anniversary

OX Industries celebrated its 20th year in business in the Hanover area with a weekend of celebrations at the Hanover location. Chris and Kathy Keffer opened the doors to their business in 1996, renting 5,000 sq. ft. building on Maple Ave with an SBA 7A loan. Today, OX has nine facilities in seven states with […]

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Annual Report 2015/2016

For a PDF version of the entire Annual Report, please click here. MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT Dear Valued Chamber Member, This year has been an incredibly productive year at the Chamber. As we begin the new fiscal year, we pause to reflect on our accomplishments over the past year. We continue to expand our role […]

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Member-Exclusive Marketing Opportunities

Want to boost your presence in Hanover? The Chamber is offering several NEW and EXCITING marketing and advertising opportunities for 2017. Reserve your spot now before they’re gone! Member 2 Member Blast: Share your event or promotion directly to fellow members via email. Provide us with content and images, and we will send your message […]

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