Feature

On Location

Frederick is dressed in holiday trappings. Snow is falling and, in the background, a romantic holiday tune plays. Of …

12.12.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Fleeting Lights

In a barn near Myersville, nowhere near any known navigable water, a regatta came together this fall. And don’t …

12.01.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Beyond the Classroom

Elizabeth DeRose says she is inspired every day by her students, especially when they have been bitten by the …

11.20.17 – Feature, People & Places

Native Clues

The yellow-hued soybean leaves softly wave in the wind at a farm field outside of Walkersville near the Monocacy …

11.11.17 – Feature, History

To the Rescue

If you ask best friends Katie Athey and Maddie Laramore about their favorite time of year, you might expect …

11.01.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

The Price of Progress

You can see how I’m sitting here with no customers, explains Walter “Pete” Sewell, who’s been cutting hair on …

10.17.17 – Feature, Lifestyles

Tastefully Done

On a rainy cool Saturday in early September, a group of eight out-of-towners dutifully followed Jessica McHugh as she …

10.10.17 – Feature, Food & Drink

It Almost Happened Here?

Think of a 3,500-acre lake, 16 times bigger than Lake Linganore, supplying water to the region and a setting …

10.01.17 – Feature, Lifestyles

Moving Ahead

In 2009, En-Net, a supplier of information technology solutions to public sector entities, bought 712 East Street—a 10,000-square-foot building …

09.21.17 – Feature, History

In Season

From apples that are, well, candy apple red, to bright green Swiss chard, neon orange pumpkins and russet pears, …

09.12.17 – Feature, Food & Drink

Farm to Fun

Among Frederick County’s must-attend events, few boast the same level of excitement as one week in September on East …

09.01.17 – Feature, Lifestyles

Hardship Help

What childhood memories stay with you the most? Perhaps a new bike, your first touchdown or maybe even that …

08.22.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

A Criminal Commodity

Melissa was in her early 20s and had already been abusing drugs for nearly a decade. For a few …

08.10.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Lives of Leisure

By sheer force of volume, they inspired demand for homes, schools and consumer products, buoying the economy and sparking …

08.01.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Making a Splash

It’s a bright summer afternoon in Frederick and the Edward P. Thomas Jr. Memorial Pool in Baker Park is …

07.18.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Traffic Jam

A Frederick couple takes their dog most weekends for a walk along the Appalachian Trail. A father in Silver …

07.13.17 – Feature, People & Places