Lifestyles

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

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

Marbles Mavens

At Coblentz Park in Middletown, a cluster of 14-by-14 blue-and-tan concrete squares are the home turf, of sorts, of …

09.22.17 – Diversions, Lifestyles

On the Road

In the overall path and trajectory of his career, Scott Marceron sees little logistical change from his early years …

09.11.17 – In the Studio, Lifestyles

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

Opener: September 2017

40 Years of the Frederick Chorale “The performing arts are very much an adventure; it keeps your mind open …

09.01.17 – 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

Top Employers

What makes a business a great place to work? It is simply about pay? Or does it involve “lifestyle” …

08.14.17 – Diversions, Lifestyles

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

A Haircut Makes a Difference

Money for a haircut comes at the bottom of the list when it’s a struggle to afford basics such …

08.06.17 – Insider, Lifestyles

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

Sit a Spell

It’s just about that time of summer when Marylanders face the fact that, no matter how lovely our patio …

07.25.17 – Lifestyles, Style

Meaning to Ask: July 2017

Q: What can you tell us about the property tax bills being sent out this month? Just like you …

07.20.17 – I've Been Meaning to Ask, Lifestyles

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

Cutting Edge

Last month, Frederick Regional Health System’s Dr. Gregory Gagnon was treating a patient with acoustic neuroma, an uncommon, slow-growing …

07.17.17 – Diversions, Lifestyles

Summertime Must-Haves

Summer is the best time to entertain. Not only are the menus made special by the wealth of farmers …

07.14.17 – Lifestyles, Style