People & Places

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...

read more
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...

read more
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...

read more
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...

read more
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...

read more
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...

read more
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...

read more
Last Frame

Last Frame

Terrace Lanes Goes Hollywood Before Taking Final Curtain By Gina Gallucci-White. Photography by William Gray Before closing its doors in May, Terrace Lanes was a local landmark known for its bowling leagues, birthday parties and other gatherings during the past 60...

read more
Developing Story

Developing Story

Photojournalism's Black-and-White Era By Nancy Luse. Photography by Nanci Bross, Darlene Wiles Burall, Bill Wood, and Janet Worne Not to be mean, but the old Frederick News-Post building was a dump. The newsroom’s beat-up metal desks looked like something from an army...

read more
To the Rafters

To the Rafters

Repurposed Historic Barns Offer Furniture, Furnishings and Fun By Jeanne Blackburn. Photography by Turner Photography Studio Shopping in Frederick has always been an eclectic experience. Quaint antiques and specialty shops in the historic Downtown have afforded...

read more
Frederick Magazine