Category Archives: Business

Mapping Mark Walters: Crossing the border

Years ago, area downtowns were vibrant places to be. Urban areas hosted restaurants, shops, and attractive commercial and residential real estate. In the 1980s and into the ’90s, middle America suburbanized, pulling investors away from downtown and into surrounding areas. … Continue reading

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More on the Hanover Revitalization

Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of speaking with the owners of Miscreation Brewing, Something Wicked Brewing, Aldus Brewing and the new owners of the Hanover Hub as they met to celebrate Miscreation’s move into the square. As is … Continue reading

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Sonic to host fundraiser for Angels of Hope

Sonic of Hanover, 290 Wilson Ave., will host a fundraiser for Angels of Hope from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 17. There will be vendors, a Gettysburg spa trip raffle giveaway, and buy one, get one free food … Continue reading

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Kindness, pass it on

By Mark Walters I needed to put an return into a UPS drop box on a recent Monday, so I winged it.¬†Pressed for time on my lunch break, I Scotch taped the box in a slipshod manner and headed … Continue reading

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People’s Choice Award: Warehouse Gourmet

By Lauren Linhard – – @LinhardReports So I am fully aware that I’m a couple weeks behind on this, but I feel it should still be celebrated because it involves a local Hanover business. Our very own Warehouse Gourmet … Continue reading

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

By Lauren Linhard – – @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 an¬†abscess. Not so, though, with the latest round of … Continue reading

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