Saving History: The Azola Legacy in Baltimore

Situated at the corner of Shawan and Beaver Dam roads, the Oregon General Store sat dilapidated and decaying in the mid-1980s. It had once been a thriving company store and post office that served iron-mining families in the surrounding Oregon Company town during the mid-1880s. But the property had been vacant for 50 years when a young Marty Azola came…

Calling All Car Lovers

In October, the Priority 1 Automotive Group launched the Priority 1 Collection, a subscription-based vehicle program. Priority 1 brands include Acura, Audi, BMW, Cadillac, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mini and Porsche—all of which are available to members of the Priority 1 Collection. This month we chatted with Carmen Lopez of Priority 1 about the Collection and what it means for Towson-area car lovers.

Downsize by Design

When longtime friend and fellow tennis player Megan Schuler asked seasoned interior designer Leslie Tunney to help with a new house, it was a perfect match.

Expanding Access to Acupuncture

Like other acupuncturists, Patricia Lott treats clients for a wide range of health conditions.

The Cure for Cabin Fever

By the time February and March roll around, many of us are gripped by cabin fever. We need to get out of the house — go somewhere! — but the weather outside is still wet and blustery, and spring seems impossibly far off. Not to worry: The Towson area is rich with cultural offerings during the next few months. Whether…

Outside-the-Box Summer Camps

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Editor’s Pick

If the idea of celebrating Valentine’s Day with chocolates and flowers leaves you cold, plan an experience to remember with your sweetheart instead. Whether the two of you yearn to be daredevils, art aficionados or nature lovers, our local picks are sure to delight—and ignite that spark of romance!

The Details

 [[p. 1-2]]  To say there's a lot to think about when planning your wedding is a vast understatement. From invitations, to music, to flowers, to catering, the "to-do" list can seem overwhelming. But it's important to remember that your big day is supposed to be fun!  If you're feeling a bit paralyzed by what lies ahead, take a deep breath, sit…

Wedding ‘Wows!’

 Weddings are like snowflakes: No two are ever exactly alike.  Fortunately, the Towson area offers a dazzling array of vendors and services that make it easy for couples to plan a special day that's chock-full of personal touches. In the stories and photos that follow, you'll meet three pairs of local newlyweds who each did it their way.  Samantha and…

Smart Start

Many of us start the new year with good intentions, eager to get back in shape and lose those stubborn pounds gained over the holidays.