Feature

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

Mixing it Up

A summer drink has a certain quality all its own, far different from your stuffy old fashioned, Manhattan and …

06.30.17 – Feature, Food & Drink, Recipes

Wedding Wow

  Model: Tameka King Dress: Elegant Forever Bridal Boutique   Model: Rachel Martin Dress: TLC Bridal Boutique   Model: …

06.23.17 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places, Style

A Fine Line

For want of a new air conditioner, James Callear found himself in hot water. A year ago, Callear attempted …

06.19.17 – Feature, Lifestyles

Bravo!

Ken Oldham, president and CEO of the United Way of Frederick County, calls them the “hand-raisers, game-changers and moment-makers.” …

06.15.17 – Feature, Lifestyles

When the Marines Marched

Early in the morning of Monday, June 19, 1922, more than 5,000 U.S. Marines—more than a quarter of the …

06.07.17 – Feature, History