Hanover’s Perspective

Top Teen Bowlers to Compete in Hanover


In 2017, Hanover County is set to host the Teen Masters Bowling National Championships, the premier high school championship bowling competition in the U.S. The event will be held at AMF Hanover Lanes in Mechanicsville on July 2-7. It is expected to bring approximately 400 high school students and their families from across the U.S. and the world. “We are excited to… View Article

Celebrate Small Business Saturday in Hanover


Small Business Saturday returns to Hanover County on November 28, 2016! It’s a day to celebrate and support small businesses for all they do for our community. Hanover opens the door to a central Virginia shopping paradise full of unique discoveries and wonderful treasures. Venture just 12 miles north of Richmond and you’ll find modern shopping centers, quaint locally-owned shops and everything… View Article

Devon USA Breaks Ground in Hanover County

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Devon USA is breaking ground on the development of a 320,853-square-foot high-bay distribution building on North Lakeridge Parkway within the Enterchange at Northlake Industrial Park in Hanover County. A Richmond-based real estate developer, owner and investor with a diverse portfolio of assets in the Southeast and Midwest United States, Devon USA has constructed and renovated more than 5.3 million square feet of… View Article

Hanover Student Event Offers Real World Experience

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Hanover County Economic Development and Hanover Center for Trades and Technology are partnering with the Hanover Business Council to play matchmaker for area students and employers at an in-depth hiring event. The “Ready. Set. Hire.” event brings together businesses, students, parents, teachers and key workforce stakeholders to highlight Hanover’s career and technical center. Students will participate in mock interviews with local business… View Article

Hanover County Schools Among Top in Virginia

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Hanover County Public Schools (HCPS) received full accreditation from the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) for 2015-2016. HCPS reports that Hanover is one of the largest school divisions in the Commonwealth to experience this level of success at all of its schools. Students exceeded all of the Standards of Learning (SOL) benchmarks set by the VDOE in English, math, history, and science,… View Article

Pick the Perfect Pumpkin in Hanover

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Guide to Pumpkin Patches in Hanover County It’s no secret that fall makes us crazy for pumpkins! With approximately 600 farms located within Hanover County, we have a great selection pumpkin patches the whole family will enjoy. And, since we’re conveniently located within 30 miles of downtown Richmond, you won’t need to drive far to find the perfect pumpkin for carving or… View Article