Hanover’s Perspective

Publix Opens Its First Hanover County Location at Brandy Creek Commons

Publix Super Markets, Inc. opened its first Hanover County location on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Brandy Creek Commons in Mechanicsville. The 50,000 square-foot Publix will employ approximately 130 associates. “We are excited to bring Publix’s legendary service and quality to Mechanicsville, as well as be active and present partners in this great community,” said Kim Reynolds, Publix media and community relations… View Article

Hanover’s Highlights — Looking Back on 2018

We look forward to what’s to come in 2019, and we thank you, Hanover County, for generating some great stories in 2018! Here are the top stories of the past year: Amazon’s Sorting Distribution Center in Hanover County, VA Wins GRACRE’s Industrial Project of the Year The 17th Annual GRACRE (Greater Richmond Association for Commercial Real Estate) Awards ceremony held on April… View Article

DEIC/RMC Announces Second Annual Startup Pitch Competition

The Dominion Energy Innovation Center (DEIC), in partnership with Randolph-Macon College (RMC), is inviting emerging technology startups to apply for its 2019 Pitch Competition. The competition will take place on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at Birdsong Hall, a state-of-the-art facility on the campus of RMC in Ashland, Virginia. Companies will have the opportunity to win over $10,000 in prizes.  Applications to enter are… View Article

More Holiday Happenings in Hanover County – 2018

From small community events to historic holiday traditions, there are numerous ways to celebrate the holiday season in Hanover.  New this year is the highly anticipated WinterFest at Kings Dominion providing all the sights, sounds, food and experiences of the holiday season. Here is a list of holiday events in Hanover not to be missed:  Hanover Santa Run – Hanover Fire and EMS… View Article

QubicaAMF Worldwide Wins First Place Award for HyperBowling Innovation

QubicaAMF Worldwide (QubicaAMF), the largest bowling products company in the world, was recently awarded the Brass Ring Award for Best New Product in the Patron Participation Ride/Attractions category at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) Expo 2018. The annual awards recognize amusement parks, water parks, zoos, aquariums, museums, family entertainment centers (FECs), and suppliers from around the world for excellence in… View Article

Celebrate Small Business Saturday in Hanover County, VA

Small Business Saturday returns nationwide on Saturday, November 24, 2018. 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 and dining 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 in… View Article