Feature

War … and Peace

It was a characteristically hot, humid and cloudless day in South Vietnam’s Mekong Delta on March 30, 1968. Monsoon …

11.07.21 – Feature, History

Daddy’s Bells

Reaching 70 feet into the sky, the Joseph D. Baker Carillon is the iconic centerpiece of Frederick’s Baker Park. …

11.01.21 – Feature, History

Agricultural Revolution

Just a short walk from the HOA-regulated housing developments, ballfields, elementary school and rural vibe of Adamstown sits what …

10.12.21 – Feature, Food & Drink, History

Grain to Glass

Maryland rye whiskey was an early American favorite. Its popularity boomed during the Civil War when Union soldiers gathered …

10.01.21 – Feature, Food & Drink, History

History in Hand

Would Today be the Day? Sitting in his father’s truck heading out to a colonial-era home and property in …

09.13.21 – Feature, History, Lifestyles

Legendary Tale

For fans of the Barbara Fritchie legend, imagery is everything: An old woman admonishing Confederate soldiers to respect the …

09.01.21 – Feature, History

No Job Too Large or Too Small

Stacks of microfiber cloths are surrounded by disinfectants in the lunchroom at Urbana Middle School. The cloths are either …

08.12.21 – Feature, Lifestyles

High Style

There’s a certain romance to lofty rooftop decks that look out over a bustling city, unbound by walls, removed …

08.01.21 – Feature, Lifestyles

Telling The Untold Story

On a boat in the ocean waters off Mozambique, sometime around 2014, diver Jay Haigler presented noted under-water archaeologist …

07.12.21 – Feature, History, Travel

Come Back

There are varied legends surrounding a light often left on overnight in empty theaters. Some say the illumination is …

07.01.21 – Feature, Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Fit History

Let’s be honest. Working out can be a bit of a pain. You feel better afterward, sure, but an …

06.12.21 – Feature, Lifestyles

Big River

Long before Frederick County became a county, long before Maryland became a state, the Potomac River flowed. Languid and …

06.01.21 – Feature, Lifestyles

Solemn Remembrance

For those in the Walkersville area, a thundering boom interrupted the gray, drizzly morning of May 6, 1981. Could …

05.12.21 – Feature, History

People to Watch 2021

After a hiatus in 2020, the popular “People to Watch” feature is making a return to Frederick Magazine for …

05.01.21 – Feature, People & Places

Remembering Mike

In February, the Frederick Magazine family lost one of our own with the passing of photographer Mike Collins from …

04.20.21 – Feature, People & Places

Super Seller’s Market

In early March, there were fewer than 250 residential real estate listings in Frederick County, and only about 100 …

04.09.21 – Feature, Lifestyles