People & Places

Creek Sides

Creek Sides

By Olivia Millunzi, Heritage Frederick Carroll Creek is about 8.5 miles long, starting at the foothills of Catoctin Mountain and running through Downtown Frederick to the Monocacy River. The creek also runs through the heart of Frederick’s history. As with most early...

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Landmark Effort

Landmark Effort

Colonial Jewelers Celebrates Anniversary with Renovation By Gina Gallucci-White, Photography by Turner Photography Studio When Sarah Hurwitz Robey joined Colonial Jewelers full time nearly two decades ago, she became the fourth generation of her family in the...

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Small Wonder

Small Wonder

Holiday Charm Shines Throughout the Towns of Frederick County If you imagine the holiday season in Frederick County, you might think about the city’s Kris Kringle Procession, the festive sailboats floating in Carroll Creek Park or lights wrapped around the trees of...

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Celebrating Life

Celebrating Life

Kline Hospice House Marks 20 Years of Service By April Bartel It may seem contrary, but Hospice is about life. “It’s about living every day to the fullest,” says Carlos Graveran, executive director of Frederick Health Hospice. “We help people take advantage of the...

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Staging Area

Staging Area

Endangered Species Theatre Project Finds Voice in Diverse Performances By Colin McGuire By the time she arrived in Frederick Christine Mosere had decades of theater experience behind her. But, by her own admission, she was far from done exploring where theater could...

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Capitol Offense

Capitol Offense

By Olivia Millunzi, Heritage Frederick On April 24, 1894, a group of men called Coxey’s Army marched through Frederick on their way to Washington, D.C. Though the group included some military veterans, it was made up mostly of unemployed men from a variety of...

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Sharp Focus

Sharp Focus

Library Memory Lab Takes Users on a Journey to Unlocking and Preserving the Past By Kate Poindexter and Photography by Turner Photography Studio Photos often fade, but memories can remain—even really old memories. That’s what Frederick resident Nancy House discovered...

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Every Child, Every Day

Every Child, Every Day

Cheryl Dyson’s Journey to School Superintendent By Lisa Gregory and Photography by Turner Photography Studio As a little boy, Aaron Triplett labored in school, but he always loved music. “Aaron struggled with anxiety,” explains his mother, Jannie Nelson. The condition...

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Preservation and Celebration

Preservation and Celebration

Frederick County Landmarks Foundation Marks its Own Historic Milestone by Kate Poindexter and photography by Turner Photography Studio For some members of the Brunner family, visiting historic Schifferstadt is like going to Graceland. Joseph and Cathrina Brunner’s...

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Giving Back

Giving Back

Wertheimer Fellow Awards Celebrate Community Volunteers by Gina Gallucci-White and Photography by Turner Photography Studio For two decades, the Community Foundation of Frederick County has honored long-standing volunteerism in the community through its unique...

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