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Candle sale benefits Humane Society

Posted on September 18, 2014 at 2:39 pm

Join Hanover Humane Society for its annual Fall Yankee Candle and Flag Fundraiser, which has started and will conclude Oct. 3. Each brochure contains many reasonably priced items, which are perfect for holiday gift-giving. All orders must be prepaid; merchandise will be received back by mid-November. Visit Hanover Humane at to shop via the online catalogues available for viewing and download. Additional information regarding the sale may be obtained

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  • Community Calendar week of September 18, 2014

    Posted on September 18, 2014 at 2:29 pm

    September 20 The Doswell Ruritan Club has a Saltfish Breakfast at the Doswell Community Center from 6:30 – 9 a.m. The menu includes: fish, bacon, eggs, potatoes, apples, corn bread, biscuits, coffee and juice. Adults are $8; children 4-10 are $4.   The Concert Ballet of Virginia holds rehearsals every Saturday and Sunday at their headquarters in the Hanover Industrial Air Park. The Concert Ballet of Virginia is Hanover’s only

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  • Hanover Sheriff’s Office hosting Fall Fellowship Festival, Oct. 18

    Posted on September 18, 2014 at 1:23 pm

    The Hanover Sheriff’s Office invites the public to join them at their first-ever Fall Fellowship Festival to be held Saturday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Hanover County Government Complex. This event is designed to celebrate volunteerism and partnerships in our community, which is what continues to make Hanover County a safe place in which to live and work. Local faith-based, non-profit, and community organizations will

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  • ‘Introduction to Beekeeping’ class offered at Ashland Coffee & Tea

    Posted on September 12, 2014 at 2:42 pm

    Intro to Beekeeping

    Do you have a desire to keep your own honeybees? Here’s your chance to learn how to get started for next year’s season. The Ashland Beekeepers Association (ABA) is offering a one-day class titled “Introduction to Beekeeping,” Saturday, Oct. 25 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in The Listening Room at Ashland Coffee & Tea, located at 100 N. Railroad Avenue, in Ashland. Check-in time is 8:30 a.m. ABA president

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  • Patrick Henry High School Class of 1979 holds reunion Oct. 4

    Posted on September 4, 2014 at 4:33 pm

    The Class of 1979 of Patrick Henry High School will be celebrating its 35th class of reunion Oct. 4 at Hanover Country Club from 7 to 10 p.m. All classmates are encouraged to attend with spouses or friends. A DJ will be provided along with a photographer on site. The proceeds from the event and donations will be given to Patrick Henry High School from our class. Please share this

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  • Yard Sale benefits Hanover Mental Health Association

    Posted on September 4, 2014 at 4:27 pm

    Big yard sale Sept. 6 to benefit Hanover Mental Health Association. Hanover Mental Health Association (HMHA) will host a yard sale Saturday, Sept. 6 from 8 a.m. to noon at 203 S. Taylor Street in Ashland. All types of household items, furniture, school supplies, clothing and jewelry will be for sale. Anyone wanting to purchase space for their own sale may contact Janet Taylor at (804) 356-2548. Cost is $15

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  • AARP hosts Senior Health Fair Sept. 13

    Posted on September 4, 2014 at 3:59 pm

    Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Mechanicsville AARP Chapter 5407 will be hosting its first annual Mechanicsville AARP Senior Health Fair it will be held at the Richmond East Moose Lodge No. 1947 located at 7167 Flag Lane, just past Home Depot, Martin’s and Target on Bell Creek Road. Although it is primarily for folks 50 years of age or older, everyone is welcome. Walgreen’s will

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