Hanover’s Perspective

Hanover County Takes to the Sky to Market Strategic Sites

It’s no secret that drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles or UAVs, are being used for many purposes. From media use to delivering packages, drones are a breakthrough technology with seemingly endless commercial applications. “In the county’s effort to better market its prime commercial and industrial sites in the most cost effective manner, the use of drone footage became the obvious… View Article

Hanover Business Opens Doors on Manufacturing Day

What does the Virginia Historical Society, Department of Homeland Security, John Deere, and American Eagle Outfitters have in common? They all use components fabricated by SON Metal Fab (SON), a family-owned and operated sheet metal fabricator and machine shop located in Hanover County. The company will once again open their doors to the public on October 4, 2018 to host Manufacturing Day… View Article

Pumpkins, Fall Fun and Haunts in Hanover County – 2018

Guide to Pumpkin Patches, Fall Fun and Haunted Attractions 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 of pumpkin patches the whole family will enjoy. Since we’re conveniently located within 30 miles of downtown Richmond, you won’t need to drive far to find the perfect… View Article

Fall Festive Fun at the Hanover AutumnFest

Hanover AutumnFest, presented again this year by Hanover-based Anton Paar and sponsored by numerous local businesses and benefactors, is back on September 29th at historic Hanover Tavern. The fall festival includes live music, local craft beer, Virginia wine, fall harvest foods, and family activities! In its third year, the festival kicks off with a wide array of activities for every member of… View Article

Green Top’s Outdoor Expo is Back in 2018 | Oct. 6-7

When Cecil Hopkins founded Green Top in 1947 at a small gas station on Route 1 just north of Richmond, he had no idea that he was laying the foundation for what would become the largest independent hunting and fishing retailer on the east coast. Over the past 71 years, Green Top has developed an extremely loyal following. Before the start of every fishing… View Article

Orbit Logistics – Take a Virtual Tour

Recognized as one of three outstanding nominees for the 2018 Marc S. Weiss Award presented at this year’s Hanover County Business Appreciation event, Orbit Logistics’ continued success has been built on their ability to adapt quickly to their customer’s needs with lean and efficient eCommerce fulfillment, warehousing and retail distribution solutions for a wide range of industries through cloud-based inventory management and… View Article