Hanover’s Perspective

Boost for Agriculture Business Planning


Many of Hanover County’s 600 farms may be eligible for a new grant aimed at helping agribusinesses plan for a next step. The Virginia Farm Business Development Program was established in 2016 to help farmers and small agribusinesses invest in business development activities such as planning, market research and farm succession development. The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) will… View Article

Hanover Highlights — Looking Back on 2016


As excitement builds for a successful new year, we also take time to reflect on our top stories of 2016. Not surprisingly, the most-read stories are those that highlighted the moments that helped us innovate, prosper and grow over the past year. We look forward to what’s to come in 2016, and we thank you, Hanover County, for generating some great stories… View Article

Make a Lasting Retail Impact in Hanover


The holiday season is a time for giving. We all could give back to our community by shopping locally instead of ordering something from a catalog or website. Shopping locally supports the businesses that create jobs, boost the economy and preserve neighborhoods around Hanover County! Indeed, shopping more locally has a big affect on the area’s economy, and it makes you feel good on… View Article

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

Devon USA Enterchange

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