Baltimore band Lands and Peoples

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By Gerry Mak in New Music on Thursday 16 June 2011

Driving through the idyllic Maryland countryside after a few hours swimming at the Pretty Boy Reservoir, we listened to Baltimore band Lands & Peoples. Their ethereal sound was abstract, yet harmonious enough to fit perfectly with our endorphin highs as the setting sun cast a golden glow over everything.

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Lightning strikes three tallest buildings in Chicago

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By Gerry Mak in Cool Travel on Monday 28 June 2010

A recent system of storms blew through the entire Northeast, drenching parts of Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, and Virginia, but failing to drop any moisture on heat-paralyzed Baltimore. Still, the massive lightning cloud that loomed just south of the city a couple days ago was amazing to look at. It was probably related to the […]

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Bogleech

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By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Saturday 31 October 2009

Maryland-based cartoonist Jonathan Wojcik’s obsession with insects, monsters, and anything related to Halloween comes through hilariously clearly in his web comic, Bogleech. Check out the rest of his site for various projects and his Etsy shop.

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The Art of Aromatics

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By John Malloy in New Products on Tuesday 29 April 2008

Before my friends at Biggs & Featherbelle urged me to try their Muscle Soak, I’d never been a fan of baths.

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