Hit the Ground Running

Aim for at least seven hours of sleep each night: “I need to wake up most mornings by 6 a.m. to be ready for practice, lifting and team meetings. So I try to make sure I fall asleep by 11 p.m. each night."

Happy New Year!

2019 is here! Every Dec. 31, I’m mesmerized by how fast the current year has flown by. This year has been no different. Since stepping into this role of magazine publisher I’ve had a lot of “new” adventures. It has been a joy meeting so many new people, working on new stories that have activated my creative … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

Goucher President to Step Down Goucher College President José Bowen will step down on June 30, 2019, after five years at the helm of the liberal arts college. “There is never a good time to leave, and this was not an easy decision for me,” he wrote in a letter to the campus community. “I believe … Continued

Fire Museum of Maryland’s Five Alarm Party

More than 200 people packed a tent at the Fire Museum of Maryland in Lutherville on Nov. 10 for the Museum's first-ever Five Alarm Party. The party honored 250 years of firefighting and first responders and raised funds for the Museum's Capital Campaign. The evening featured tastings stations, including Waverly Brewing, the Point Restaurant, Zeffert & … Continued

34th Annual Children’s Cancer Foundation Gala

The Children's Cancer Foundation, Inc. held its 34th Annual Gala at Martin's Valley Mansion Nov 3. CCF presented $1 million in grant awards to researchers and programs advancing treatments and cures for pediatric cancer. The event was emceed by Mark Viviano, WJZ-TV sports director.

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.

Five Keys to Investing for Retirement

 1. Don't lose ground to inflation  It's easy to see how inflation affects gas prices, electric bills and the cost of food; over time, your money buys less and less. But what inflation does to your investments isn't always as obvious. Let's say your money is earning 4 percent and inflation is running between 3 percent and 4 percent (its historical average). That…

Shop Small

 At Bead Wear with Laura LeBrun Hatcher  Towson graphic designer Laura LeBrun Hatcher discovered Bead Wear at 29 Allegheny Ave. in Towson about a year ago and was immediately smitten.  “It’s a tiny little jewel box of a place with beautiful handmade jewelry created by shop owner Patti Hall and other really unique pieces by local artisans, including vintage handbags…