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Best of Frederick 2018 Winners

It’s that time of year again—time to honor the best of Frederick County (and, in some cases, beyond). It’s …

02.12.18 – Feature, Food & Drink, History, Lifestyles, People & Places, Travel

Legacy of Lord Nickens

Google “civil rights leaders in Frederick, Maryland” and articles and references to Lord Nickens will be among the top …

02.01.18 – Feature, History, People & Places

Shaping Up

It’s dark. It’s cold. You don’t want to venture outside. It’s easier to stay under the covers, or wrapped …

01.20.18 – Feature, Lifestyles

Full Steam Ahead

The New Year’s party hats and blowers have been put away and the holiday decorations are going back into …

01.08.18 – Feature, Lifestyles

Driving Forces

Around 5:45 a.m. every weekday, Ajay Sharma leaves his Frederick home and drives to a local grocery store parking …

12.22.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, Travel

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