All posts by Frederick Gorilla

  • Frederick Gorilla June-July 2015
    Behind the Cover & Gorilla-Iguana Reading Group Postponed

    Behind the Cover for June 10th @ the Frederick County Historical Society and the Gorilla-Iguana Reading Group for July 1 are postponed.  Please check back for upcoming events!

    • Posted June 5, 2015
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  • Web Exclusive! The Rise of the Indie Bookstore

    How locals are beating the big boxes at their own game by It’s Sunday, and the Curious Iguana is teeming with members of the store’s non-fiction book club. The independent bookstore, located on Market Street in...

    • Posted June 5, 2015
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  • Advertorial: Stauffer Funeral Homes

    PROVIDING COMFORT FOR HOSPICE Step inside the Stauffer Funeral Home on Opossumtown Pike in Frederick and you’ll likely be greeted by Raven, a black Goldendoodle grief therapy dog affectionately named for George and Courtney Stauffer’s favorite football...

    • Posted June 2, 2015
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  • Advertorial: First United Bank & Trust

    FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES First United Bank & Trust is headquartered in Oakland, Md. with four of its 24 branches located in Frederick County. This mid-size community bank was founded in 1900 and has been...

    • Posted June 2, 2015
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  • Good Tunes, Good Beer, Good Times

    If it’s summer, it’s time for music (and beer) at Flying Dog Brewery by The confluence of freshly cut grass, food trucks, sunshine, live music, and choice craft brews can only happen at one...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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  • A “Behind the Cover” of Historic Proportions

    With enthusiastic help from our friends at Plamondon Hospitality Partners, our next Frederick Gorilla “Behind the Cover” event promises to be, yes, of historic proportions—an easy prospect when it’s located at the Frederick County Historical Society in...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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    A Shameful Legacy

    How one man from Frederick did his best to subjugate an entire race by You can read a story at one point, and it carries a certain meaning. Read it through the lens of today, and...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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  • Looking Into Your Own Crystal Ball…

    Where do you see Frederick City and County, 20 years from now? “My fondest hope is that we would be viewed by both our citizens and business community as one of the finest places to invest and...

    • Posted May 29, 2015
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  • Rants and Raves

    (Rave) Bring Out the Easels! Thirty nationally recognized artists from across the country will capture Frederick County on canvas during the fifth annual Easels in Frederick (EIF), June 15–20. Approximately 100 paintings will be on display, judged...

    • Posted May 29, 2015
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  • Down with Homework!

    Coming to terms with meaningless assignments and the lives they destroy by Homework: bad idea or really bad idea? That’s a trick question. Homework is an awful idea. Not only have take-home assignments been proven useless...

    • Posted May 29, 2015
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