Category Archives: Our staff

How we reported on the Revitalizing Hanover series

At The Evening Sun, we knew there was a story to be told on Hanover’s revitalization efforts, but the specifics were unclear. Community members, business owners and borough officials kept talking about bringing more people downtown, revitalizing Hanover, but what … Continue reading

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Revitalizing Hanover: Portraying the past

When we set out to tell the story of Hanover’s revitalization efforts, we wanted it to be complete. We figured a past, present and future model would best explain things comprehensively. I was tasked with chronicling downtown Hanover’s past. What did it look … Continue reading

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Sun staff: Meet student shadow Kaela Adams

To help you get to know our newsroom staff a bit better, a series of question-and-answer sessions will be posted on our blog. Today, meet Kaela Adams, our shadow from South Western High School. Name: Kaela Adams Lives in: Hanover, Pennsylvania … Continue reading

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Tour 37 Broadway with Evening Sun staff

The Evening Sun will soon have a new home. We’re moving to 37 Broadway in downtown Hanover and we couldn’t be more excited. We hope to be in the new building by Jan. 1, 2015. The building, which formerly housed Tanger’s Hardware, … Continue reading

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For some Evening Sun journalists, every day is coffee day

Given the irregular hours, our need to tune out newsroom chatter in order to concentrate on a story while still kind of listening to the 911 scanners  and general lack of control over our schedules — breaking news waits for no man … Continue reading

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Hiring? Time to update the job description

I enjoy the hiring process. Weird, I know, but I genuinely enjoy talking to people about journalism. I want to hear about others’ experiences, thoughts and goals, and I get excited when I think about the fresh ideas a new … Continue reading

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Sun staff: Meet photographer Clare Becker

To help you get to know our newsroom staff a bit better, a series of question-and-answer sessions will be posted on our blog. Today, meet photographer Clare Becker. Name: Clare Becker Lives in: Hanover Hometown: Bozeman, Montana Position at The … Continue reading

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A Reporter’s Choice: Passion Over Paycheck

Lauren Linhard – llinhard@eveningsun.com – @LinhardReports As you may have heard, since every reporter in the Evening Sun newsroom tweeted it out this morning, newspaper reporters earned the honor of having the second worst job of 2014, according to an … Continue reading

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‘Ch- ch- ch- ch- changes’

As a loyal reader of ours, you may have noticed some new bylines gracing the pages — both print and web — of The Evening Sun. In case you have not noticed, they are: Jennifer Wentz, Brandon Stoneburg and Lauren … Continue reading

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Sun Staff: Reporter Jenni Wentz

To help you get to know our newsroom staff a bit better, a series of question-and-answer sessions will be posted on our blog. Today, meet Gettysburg reporter Jenni Wentz Name: Jenni Wentz Lives in: York, Pa. Hometown: Lancaster, Pa. Position at The Evening … Continue reading

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