ArabicChinese (Simplified)DutchEnglishFrenchGermanItalianPortugueseRussianSpanish

Hanover’s Perspective

Four Hanover County & Town of Ashland Tourism Initiatives Receive VTC Grants

Green Top Sporting Goods, Center of the Universe Brewing Company, the Town of Ashland, and the Downtown Ashland Association were recently awarded grants from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC). More than $2.7 million in matching grant and reimbursable sponsorship funds will be awarded to 259 local and regional tourism programs as part of the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC) Marketing Leverage Program (MLP)… View Article

Spring Happenings in Hanover County

With spring in full bloom, a visit from everyone’s favorite bunny around the corner and summer not too far away, be sure to mark your calendar with these springtime offerings in Hanover County. Bass Pro Shops, Ashland, VA is offering a FREE picture with the Easter bunny! Multi-photo packages start at just $15! Reserve your spot for your visit with the Easter bunny! Get all the… View Article

The Hart Nissan Concert Series Benefitting FOTF in Hanover, VA Announces 2022 Lineup

FOTF Concerts at Richmond HD 1

The Five-O’s Tiki Foundation (FOTF), founded in 2018, was formed to raise funds and awareness to further its mission of ensuring that our law enforcement community and their families have support in times of need.  Additionally, the Foundation provides funds to support law enforcement programs which are aimed at educating our youth and fostering positive relations between the community and local law enforcement. The Foundation’s… View Article

Kings Dominion Debuts Tumbili Roller Coaster and Jungle X-Pedition

Kings Dominion - Tumbili

Kings Dominion introduced guests to all new adventures during its season opening weekend on March 12 & 13, 2022.  The theme park debuted Jungle X-Pedition, which is the renamed and upgraded area of the park formerly known as Safari Village, and the new Tumbili roller coaster. At Jungle X-Pedition, guests are immersed in a completely transformed jungle experience featuring the new coaster,… View Article

Walgreens to Establish Micro-fulfillment Center in Hanover County, VA

Walgreens, an integrated pharmacy, healthcare, and retail leader, will invest $34.2 million to establish a Micro-Fulfillment Center for high-value pharmaceuticals at the Atlee Station Logistics Center in Hanover County. The new state-of-the-art facility will have automated machinery to maximize efficiency and allow for a flexible operating model, transforming patient and customer pharmacy delivery services and experience when placing online orders. Virginia successfully competed… View Article

VA Ready Partners with Virginia Trucking Association to Get Drivers on the Road

VA READY Partners with VTA

The new partnership aims to remedy supply chain issues and driver shortages in the Commonwealth.  FastForward and the Community College Workforce Alliance provide path to CDL certification to Richmond area residents.  Virginia faces a shortage of truck drivers that is reflected in the national shortage, estimated by the American Trucking Associations to be roughly 80,000 truck drivers and doubling to 160,000 in… View Article