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Nicole Knight, Kendra Knight, Kelsey Bowen, and Elise Olszanowski,  stand outside of Smooch to show how they are staying safe!

Smooch Studio keeps customers safe through pandemic

"I just keep looking for the light at the end of the tunnel!" - Nicole Knight
by Gillian Humphreys and Cameron Pattison January 4, 2021

Social distancing, capacity restrictions, and financial struggles have wiped out many small businesses since the beginning of the pandemic. The ones remaining struggle to stay on their feet.  Larger...

Mary Kate Battles takes photographs for her small business, Mary Kate McKenna Photography.

Successful small businesses require dedication and organization

by Elizabeth Anderson, Editor-in-Chief December 6, 2019

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? Launching a brand may seem too difficult and time-consuming if you are dealing with heavy course loads and extracurricular activities, yet many students...

My mouth waters when I study a Krispy Kreme display case.  This one is in Frederick.

Donut Wars: Hull explores the hole truth

by Madeline Hull, Editor November 19, 2019

National Doughnut Day was on November 5, and it inspired me to decide once and for all which doughnut shop is the best in Frederick, Maryland. Dunkin Donuts 3.3 Miles from Linganore We teens are huge...

December Saturdays in Frederick downtown: holiday shopping, entertainment and hot cocoa

by Haley Enders, Reporter December 17, 2018

The four Saturdays of December are well spent in downtown Frederick. December Saturdays include plenty of activities, and the last Stop & Shop opporunity is Saturday, December 22. You'll find holiday...

A view of the National Harbor overlooking the ferris wheel.

Top 5 priceless summer dates close to home

by Grace Gaydosh, Editor May 24, 2018

Warmer temperatures and longer days mean that there are more options for getting outdoors and spending time with that special someone. However, a lot of adventures can be expensive. You don't need to spend...

Protesters seen standing at the pick up and drop off area for the carriage rides.

Con Carriage Ride- A cruel and outdated method of transportation

by Fiona Rowan, Guest Reporter January 25, 2018

An animal rights group led by Michael and Stacy Boyer have been protesting against the Lambert Carriage Company seasonal rides in downtown Frederick. I agree that horse drawn carriages are a cruel and...

Pro Carriage Ride–Keep Frederick’s beloved tradition

by Katie Gallagher, Reporter January 25, 2018

I do not agree with the recent protests against the horse drawn carriage rides in downtown Frederick. Horses have been used to transport humans for centuries. The earliest sort of horse drawn carriage...

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