Lifestyles

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

Physical Chess

Out of Nowhere Fencing’s class doesn’t actually begin until 7 p.m., but by 6:40 p.m. several sword fights are …

01.24.18 – Diversions, Lifestyles

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

Wild Things

The truth is, the wild side has always whispered in Josh Strite’s ear. He just wasn’t sure what it …

01.02.18 – 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

Roll Models

Growing up in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, Tom Schweikert would often see a train, a railroad crossing or track, no …

12.15.17 – Diversions, Lifestyles

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

Crafting Ideas

Ginny Green has a thing with fabric—the touch, the colors and the history of the fabric designs.  In her …

12.09.17 – Lifestyles

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

Opener: November 2017

‘Grandpa’ Finds a Home at McDonald’s Happy faces joined the Happy Meals at McDonald’s recently in the Frederick Shoppers …

11.22.17 – Insider, Lifestyles

Birthday Bash

It was perfectly situated for success: a location in the middle of a fertile valley between two mountains, a …

11.03.17 – Diversions, Lifestyles

Feeding a Need

Frederick is burgeoning with a string of hip cafés and coffee shops, emporiums hocking exotic oils and vinegars from …

11.03.17 – Lifestyles

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

Preserving History

As a teenager over summer breaks, Charles Ross IV worked in the filler area of the Monocacy Valley Canning …

10.25.17 – Diversions, Lifestyles