Feature

On A Roll

It’s 7 p.m. on a Thursday and MARC Train 881 is making its way from Washington, D.C.’s Union Station …

09.12.19 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Urban Oases

In Maryland, summer lingers. The transition of the seasons is not a quick, definitive flip of the calendar. Garden …

09.01.19 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Classroom Elders

Mary Jones and Anne Truffer have been neighbors and friends for years. Now, in retirement, they spend Thursday mornings …

08.26.19 – Feature, Lifestyles

History to Housing

Kemp Hall, the three-story brick building on the southeast corner of Church and Market streets in Downtown Frederick, has …

08.19.19 – Feature, History, Lifestyles

Jason Turner

“It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter.” –Alfred Eisenstaedt If there ever was …

08.12.19 – Feature, People & Places

Labor, Love and Legacy

He’s been a part of what was formerly Pleasant Valley Studio since he was in high school, but after …

08.01.19 – Feature, Lifestyles

Seeing Stars

Earl Mullins always had a bit of fear of the water, probably the residue of having almost drowned twice …

07.10.19 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

The Pride of Lions

First-time filmmaker Ingrid Palmquist trained her Nikon camera on the oldest members of Frederick’s African American community. They ranged …

07.09.19 – Feature, History

Now You See Them

The Edwards’ hairstreak is a somewhat drab brown butterfly with small patches of blue at its wingtips. Though an …

07.01.19 – Feature, Lifestyles

Missing History

As Frederick County embraces its historical attributes as not merely cultural charm, but also as a genuine marketing lure …

06.10.19 – Feature, History

Close to Home

Sitting in a Baltimore hotel room with her husband, Jeff, hours before she would have surgery for breast cancer, …

06.05.19 – Feature, Lifestyles

Big Settings for the Big Day

Shabby chic decorations. Rough-hewn beams. Hay bales. Wooden barrels. White lace and promises. If these sound at odds, they’re …

06.01.19 – Feature, Food & Drink, History, Lifestyles

Neighborhood Watch

On Tuesday mornings, the various divisions of the Frederick Police Department come together for a weekly crime meeting. Here, …

05.22.19 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Chicken Scoop

It’s hard to look at 250 peeping balls of fluff and feathers and think about business, but that’s what …

05.12.19 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

People to Watch 2019

This year’s class of “People to Watch” represents a wide diversity of backgrounds, professions and interests. From farms to …

05.01.19 – Feature, Food & Drink, Lifestyles, People & Places

History Mystery

The slightly blurred, black-and-white image is one of the iconic photographs from Civil War-era Frederick. Confederate soldiers are marching …

04.22.19 – Feature, History