Lifestyles

Comic Relief

Do you know any comic book enthusiasts? If so, please refrain from asking them whether they prefer Marvel or …

05.15.20 – Diversions, Lifestyles

Farm to Customer

Driving to House in the Woods Farm east of Adamstown is like a journey to a different world. In …

05.13.20 – Feature, Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Pig to Plate

Each year, people in communities around Frederick County gather for hog butcherings, a tradition that has deep ties to …

05.06.20 – Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Crisis and Community

Amid the mostly empty sidewalks of Downtown Frederick, Michelle Schaffer knew she had to pivot. The owner of the …

05.01.20 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Frederick for Granted

We take things for granted. All of us. It’s intrinsically human that we stop smelling the roses and stop …

05.01.20 – Lifestyles, People & Places

Fighting Words

Though it opened just six months ago, Turner’s Boxing Club is already like a second home to John Sayd, …

03.19.20 – Diversions, Lifestyles

Direct Deposit

When Common Market decided it wanted to expand and open a second location in the former Safeway store on …

03.16.20 – Lifestyles

Bottling Up

Standing like a sentinel on the north end of town for 73 years, the familiar cursive script cast in …

03.02.20 – Feature, History, Lifestyles

Everyone’s got a Kink(ling)

I have fevered dreams of warm, yeast-raised dough. I lust for sweet treats. I have openly drooled at a …

02.24.20 – Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Best of Frederick 2020 Winners

It isn’t the intent of “Best of Frederick” to memorialize businesses that no longer exist. In fact, we would …

02.10.20 – Destinations, Dining, Feature, Food & Drink, Frederick Scene, History, Lifestyles, Music, People & Places, Style, Travel

Tapping into Growth

Good news continues to be brewing at an impressive rate for the beer industry in Frederick County, despite a …

02.01.20 – Diversions, Lifestyles

Social Status

It wasn’t all that long ago that consumers based many of their purchasing decisions on a few key factors: …

01.10.20 – Feature, Lifestyles

No Easy Answers

It was around 6:40 p.m. last Sept. 4 when attorney Tom Lynch drove down Court Street in Downtown Frederick, …

01.09.20 – Feature, Lifestyles

Baby Boomer Fit

It’s a weekday morning at the William R. Talley Recreation Center in Baker Park and, like most weekday mornings …

01.01.20 – Feature, Lifestyles

Forward Focus

Turning 50 is often a time for taking stock, and Goodwill Industries of Monocacy Valley is doing just that. …

12.18.19 – Lifestyles

Shop with a Cop

It’s early on a Saturday morning last December when police officers and children arrive at the entrance to the …

12.16.19 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places