Catch a Holiday Show at the Olney Theatre Center

There are some holiday tales so creative and heartwarming that you want to enjoy them year-round. A Christmas Carol and Elf are two of them. The stories may originate in vastly different eras, but they both have the power to incite those warm and fuzzy holiday feelings. And they’re both holiday plays at Olney Theatre Center […]

Get in the Holiday Spirit at Brookside Gardens’ Garden of Lights

You might have a few hundred lights on your holiday tree, but the Garden of Lights at Brookside Gardens boasts a light count somewhere in the neighborhood of one million-plus. That’s how many lights it takes to transform the botanical garden into a winter wonderland, a beloved local tradition since 1997. Make the Garden of […]

Watch the Big Game, Join the fun of Trivia Night at The Hideout

Deep-fried deviled eggs speckled with bacon and paprika steal the show at The Hideout. The neighborhood bar draws a crowd on game days and trivia nights, in particular, but you’ll always find a decent throng of loyal patrons at The Hideout, chowing down on the popular deviled eggs or one of the other apps. Grab […]

Create Your Own Dinner at Kogi Underground, Now Open in Laurel

Kogi Underground puts an interactive twist on date night with its traditional approach to Korean barbecue. Instead of simply placing your order and waiting idly while the kitchen team works, you actually get to cook your own barbecue on a grill at the center of the table. Of course, the staff still does all the prep […]

Race for a Good Cause During the 14th Annual 5K Turkey Trot to Benefit LARS

You probably spend Thanksgiving surrounded by friends and family, reflecting on the many things you’re grateful for in life. And maybe this leads you to think about the people in your community who aren’t as fortunate as you, who may not have a roof over their head or food on their Thanksgiving day table. Before […]

Vegan Treats Are on the Menu at Little Boy Bakery

Little Boy Bakery began as an order-only eatery that popped up at the farmers’ market on the weekends, but in July, it debuted a permanent location where you can grab items from the “anytime menu.” The menu encompasses a wide variety of the pastry chef’s popular treats, many of which are vegan and gluten-free—and popular with […]

Breathe in the Crisp Autumn Air During This Year’s Harvest Moon Hayride

There’s a small window each year, a few weeks in the fall, when the temperatures dip to delightfully brisk, not yet freezing. It’s the perfect time of year to soak up those last final moments of comfortable outdoor time, gathering with friends around a fire before the snowy season has descended. The Harvest Moon Hayride […]

Explore South Indian Cuisine at Godavari in Laurel

Don’t be fooled by the modest storefront of Godavari Laurel, or by the fact that it’s technically part of a larger change. Customers say that behind the nondescript exterior, this eatery feels like a local business through and through, thanks to the warm service and the quality South Indian cuisine. It just opened in August, […]

Aldi Brings Low-Priced Groceries to Laurel

Aldi, a market based out of Europe, has long been a go-to grocery store for the thrifty shopper. But in recent years, the company has been making some big changes to appeal to a larger client base. This includes revamping existing stores to make them prettier and more functional, and debuting new locations with the […]