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!

What Are You Working On?

Two days each week, Towson artist Bess Lumsden spends a good portion of her day creating new works at Make Studio on Keswick Avenue in Hamden. Established in 2010 and now home to a thriving community of 30 artists, Make Studio was launched with the belief “that providing avenues for communication, connection and empowerment to artists with disabilities equally benefits individuals…

Creativity Unleashed at Carver

It’s early afternoon in mid-December, and things are buzzing at the George Washington Center for Arts and Technology. In a sun-strewn dance studio, two dozen teens rehearse a series of challenging ballet moves to piano accompaniment, while around the corner, the muffled pound of a hammer emanates from a carpentry studio. In a darkened classroom closer to the entrance, a…

Curating Creativity 

February — it’s the shortest month of the year, but there’s definitely no shortage of exciting things happening in the Towson area. When thinking of ideas for our Arts + Makers issue, we were inspired by the talented local creatives who enrich our community with their work. Whether it’s local theater performances and art exhibits, … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

Bus Service to New York City Adds Towson Stop As of Dec. 15, OurBus, a tech company specializing in crowd-sourced intercity and commuter bus routes, has expanded existing service to include a stop in Towson, with express service to New York City. OurBus service will operate daily, with one-way fares starting at $10.  “Since launching our first … Continued

Monument Sotheby’s International Realty Year-End Gala

Monument Sotheby's International Realty rang in the holiday season on Dec. 6 with it's year-end gala at the Bygone restaurant, atop the Four Seasons Hotel in Harbor East. Agents, management and guests celebrated another wonderful year in residential real estate sales.  

Fire & Ice Night 2018

Families filled the streets of Towson on Dec. 7 for Fire & Ice Night, an evening that featured ice sculptures, s’mores and hot chocolate, carolers singing in the streets, and surprise visits from favorite holiday characters. The Towson Chamber of Commerce thanks everyone who participated in this fun family event!  

Romantic Santorini

Plan your Romantic Getaway to the Historic Island in the Aegean Sea Article Nicolette Martin Stay: Sun Rocks Boutique Hotel Sun Rocks Boutique Hotel is considered one of Santorini’s most romantic hotels. The elegant couples-only cliffside hideaway—named a Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice 2018 award winner—features luxe, minimalist rooms and suites carved into the side … Continued