Category Archives: Business

Taste of Hanover – The Curious Case of Coconut in the Peanut Butter

By Lauren Linhard – llinhard@eveningsun.com – @LinhardReports Have you ever wanted to be a judge on the Food Network? Have you ever wanted to taste some out-of-this world dessert and get paid for your opinion? Well, I have. As a … Continue reading

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Hanoverians, we need you

Do you have photos of historic Hanover and the surrounding areas? The Evening Sun is gathering photos from the past for the upcoming 150/250 celebrations. Think you can help? Email any and all photos from around Hanover to Kalani Gordon, … Continue reading

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A taste of that ice cream story

Yes, I sometimes get paid to ride on the ice cream truck. It was last week, and it was actually my day off, but still I got to spend several hours clattering around Penn and West Manheim townships, helping to … Continue reading

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The spirit of the venture

Brandon Spencer seemed like a good enough guy the first time we met but last week I gained a whole new respect for him when he dressed up like Pac-Man.

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New store likely to Hanover

Most of the time, trying to get comment from retail officials on stores that might be coming to town is, well, a little difficult. Like pulling teeth from an alligator with anĀ abscess. Not so, though, with the latest round of … Continue reading

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Please pass the pie

Maybe it’s because, at the time, the little green-glowing clock in my car said 12:10 a.m. Or maybe it’s because that particular night-editor shift had turned into an exercise in patience — not my forte — as I waited for … Continue reading

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Menges Mills Market matters

Menges Mills Market is open again. That matters. At least I think so, and I was happy to visit the corner store outside of Spring Grove last Friday. There was a tour of the renovated site, and familiar faces I … Continue reading

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Filling Dunham’s is a spectator sport

I think it’s an Old Navy. Granted, The Evening Sun’s managing editor almost got me to cave on Friday. Someone planted the seed it might be a Best Buy, and I was close to finally flip-flopping. But no, I’m sticking … Continue reading

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Retail roundup, and a pet worm

Sitting here on the front porch with a dog and a drink and a 4-year-old watering the newly planted flowers in two stone pots, I thought it might be a good time to quickly go over a few retail changes … Continue reading

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Unconfirmed: Business closing

I’m not 100 percent sure on this one, but I think a Hanover-area business is closing. Thing is, I just heard about it today, on a Sunday. That means no one at corporate for me to call for confirmation. Sitting … Continue reading

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