Lifestyles

Riding to the Top

The scenery at most high school sporting events is predictable: Stadium lights beaming onto a turf field or glossy …

05.14.18 – Lifestyles

Cutting Edge

On a recent morning, Tyler Van Wingerden shows off Catoctin Mountain Growers, the flower farm started by his parents, …

05.12.18 – Feature, Lifestyles

Full-Tilt Effort

Joe Said vividly remembers his first time. He was a young guy in New York and his singular passion …

05.03.18 – Diversions, Lifestyles

Meals and Mission

The Rev. Debra Linton walks among the pews, shaking hands and warmly welcoming people for the evening service. She …

04.20.18 – Lifestyles, People & Places

Among the Numbers

The white sign with dark lettering along Md. 85 near the entrance to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center …

04.17.18 – Feature, Lifestyles

Community Keepers

This year marks a special milestone for the United Way of Frederick County—its 80th in the community. During the …

04.16.18 – Lifestyles, People & Places

North of Fourth

Kat and Lenne Stolberg walk home after lunch along Fourth Street when they pause to talk about their neighborhood. …

04.09.18 – Feature, Lifestyles

Green Town

Emmitsburg covers a patch of land of just over 1.5 square miles. The small town has a history dating …

03.27.18 – Lifestyles

Opener: March 2018

Music with Social Consciousness Few things are as heart-warming or inspiring as listening to children sing. A nonprofit group, …

03.21.18 – Insider, Lifestyles, Music, People & Places

Local Growth

Container gardening is ideal for those with a small outdoor space such as a balcony or a postage-stamp lawn. …

03.16.18 – Diversions, Lifestyles

Live, Work, Play

Chris and Karen Highland spent 15 years living and raising their family in Lake Linganore before moving to the …

03.12.18 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

History On Walls

Fifteen years ago I was sent out on assignment to interview local muralist, Virginia McLaughlin. Who knew the journey …

03.10.18 – History, In the Studio, Lifestyles

Home Style

What makes a house a home? Does it have to be a historical single-family abode or can it be …

03.01.18 – Feature, Lifestyles, People & Places

Growing Need

Despite the bitingly cold temperatures and gusting winds ripping through Frederick, Nick Felsh, 72, never stops counting his blessings: …

02.22.18 – Lifestyles

Making an Entrance

For nearly 70 years, the spacious brick building on the first block of East Church Street served as the …

02.19.18 – Diversions, 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