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

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

Feline Fine

Orange cats are the new black. And black cats are the new … video. Go to YouTube and search …

06.06.19 – Diversions, Lifestyles

An Ode to Baker Park

Sunshine drives down from the blue crystal sky in a shaft of warm energy. Clouds of every shape and …

06.05.19 – Lifestyles

Reppin’ the Nor-Four

My wife is amazing at finding deals on things. She’ll scan internet ads and websites like HAL 9000 scans …

06.05.19 – Lifestyles

A First First Saturday

My first First Saturday in Downtown Frederick dawned blue, with one of those breezes that strokes through the color-changing …

06.05.19 – Lifestyles

Hello, Frederick

“I just got here” is a phrase I think I’ll be uttering a lot these next few months as …

06.05.19 – Lifestyles

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

Thrill Sans Chill

I stood on the wing of an airplane for the first time, 10,000 feet above solid ground, my heart …

06.02.19 – 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

They Can!

In the harrowing days of World War II when most everything seemed unsure and upside down, optimism and a …

05.13.19 – History, Lifestyles

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

Arts District

“Do it while you can because you never know what the future holds.” From sailing up and down the …

05.01.19 – In the Studio, Lifestyles

Re-Imagined Heirlooms

For more than 20 years, Stacey Krantz has been creating custom jewelry. Three years ago, with the help of …

04.15.19 – In the Studio, Lifestyles