Bay Weekly Interviews http://bayweekly.com/articles/feed/features/bay-weekly-interviews en Telling Stories in Stitchery http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/telling-stories-stitchery <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Dr. Joan Gaither&rsquo;s quilts document lives and history</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Prue Hoppin </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Mention quilts, and people often share memories of grandmothers or great aunts working with needle and thread, joining pieces of fabric with precise stitching.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Dr. Joan Gaither, who documents history with cloth and thread, describes herself as &ldquo;a quilter who breaks all the rules.&rdquo; Her quilts are covered with images, words and objects: buttons, ribbons, pieces of jewelry, shells &mdash; anything that can be sewn to fabric and symbolizes an aspect of the story she tells.</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/telling-stories-stitchery" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/I%20AM%20QUILT.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="133" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/telling-stories-stitchery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/telling-stories-stitchery#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Arts and Culture Good Living History & Lore People Things Features Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:11:18 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 42042 at http://bayweekly.com How We Met: http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/how-we-met <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><span style="color:#ee82ee;"><strong>Love stories from Chesapeake Country</strong></span></p> </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin"><span style="color:#800080;"><strong>When Susan Met Anthony &hellip;</strong></span></div> <div id="cke_pastebin"><em>Susan and Anthony Nolan</em></div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"><strong>Playing Cupid gave me opportunity to talk with him outside work</strong></div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp;</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/how-we-met" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Cover-6-020818.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="135" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/how-we-met" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/how-we-met#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Good Living Humor Places Features Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:30:46 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 41949 at http://bayweekly.com Health Care for All http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/health-care-all <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Rich or poor, Owensville &shy;Primary Care turns no one away</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">Over $10,000. That&rsquo;s what the average American spent for health care in 2016, and up is where that number is heading.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&ldquo;My wife&rsquo;s health insurance jumped 38.9 percent,&rdquo; laments a friend recently retired. &ldquo;My pension is disappearing.&rdquo;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Across the age spectrum, you hear endless variationa of the same story.</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/health-care-all" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/OPC-Bryan%20examins%20kids.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="66" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nurse practitioner Nancy Bryan, top, retired from the U.S. Navy Nurse Corps before ­joining Owensville Primary Care. &lt;&lt;photo by Wayne Bierbaum&gt;&gt; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/health-care-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/health-care-all#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Good Living People Places Features Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:58:48 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 41608 at http://bayweekly.com The Magic of Reading http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/magic-reading <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Help second-graders develop a &shy;lifelong love of the printed word</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Jackie Graves </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;When did you learn to read?<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space: pre;"> </span></div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;That lifelong magic happens very young, at five or six. Young as it is, seven may be too late. The high school dropout rate for kids who haven&rsquo;t learned to read at grade level by the third grade is 40 percent higher than for those who do.</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/magic-reading" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/reading-Kevin%20and%20student.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> STAIR volunteer Kevin Hurley tutors at Eastport Community Center. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/magic-reading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/magic-reading#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Good Living News People Features Thu, 25 Jan 2018 19:17:15 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 41773 at http://bayweekly.com Homebrew to Microbrew http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/homebrew-microbrew <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Making beer is fun. Can it also be a means to make a living?</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;For beer lovers, this is a heady time. Some 1.15 million Americans brew beer at home, in their kitchens, garages and porches, according to the American Homebrew Association. Most are guys, and most older than 30.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&ldquo;Access to information and equipment has never been better,&rdquo; says John Morehead, the Association&rsquo;s competition director, noting that in those areas, &ldquo;the lines between professional and amateur bleed into each other.&rdquo;</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/homebrew-microbrew" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/beer-keg-hops-grain.jpeg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="63" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/homebrew-microbrew" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/homebrew-microbrew#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Food and Drink Arts and Culture Good Living History & Lore News People Features Thu, 25 Jan 2018 19:40:02 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 41777 at http://bayweekly.com Calvert’s Crack Literary Team of Ritchie and Farnsworth http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/calvert%E2%80%99s-crack-literary-team-ritchie-and-farnsworth <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div id="cke_pastebin" style="font-style: normal;">New books by each open a&nbsp;<span style="font-style: normal;">Bay Weekly conversation</span></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Together, Elisavietta Ritchie and husband Clyde Farnsworth have written an encyclopedia of words, with more spilling out every day. Poet, storyist, translator and mentor Ritchie has just published her 22nd (or so) book, the poetry volume <em>Harbingers</em>. Retired New York Times foreign correspondent Farnsworth has just published his fourth, the father-and-son biography and autobiography <em>Tangled Bylines.</em></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/calvert%E2%80%99s-crack-literary-team-ritchie-and-farnsworth" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Ritchie-Farnsworth.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="47" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/calvert%E2%80%99s-crack-literary-team-ritchie-and-farnsworth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/calvert%E2%80%99s-crack-literary-team-ritchie-and-farnsworth#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:35:20 +0000 Bay Weekly calendar 40420 at http://bayweekly.com The Family Guy http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/family-guy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan discusses fatherhood, politics and compromise</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <p>Father&rsquo;s Day 2017 is Maryland Governor Larry Hogan&rsquo;s first without his father, Lawrence Hogan Sr., who he calls &ldquo;the man I most admire.&rdquo; In honor of his father, who died on April 20, Gov. Hogan spoke with Bay Weekly about his father&rsquo;s influence on him as a politician and family man.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/family-guy" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/hogan-family-inaugural.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="66" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “I’m a lucky guy. I not only found a beautiful, intelligent, wonderful woman, but she came along with a package of three daughters.” </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/family-guy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/family-guy#comments Bay Weekly Interviews News People Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:43:59 +0000 bayweekly_master 38636 at http://bayweekly.com Watching Out for Other People’s Money and Being Tight with a Dollar http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/watching-out-other-people%E2%80%99s-money-and-being-tight-dollar <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Peter Franchot tells us just what it is that a Comptroller does</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <p>By April 18, you&rsquo;ll be communicating with Maryland&rsquo;s Comptroller, likely writing him a check &mdash; or hoping he&rsquo;ll write you one because you&rsquo;ve already given him too much of your money. Our comptroller is our tax man. He &mdash; so far comptroller has always been a man &mdash; gets to count money and lead a big, smart and supportive staff in chasing bad guys.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/watching-out-other-people%E2%80%99s-money-and-being-tight-dollar" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Franchot-skeeball.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “I’m the top cop, trying to protect our citizens against financial identity theft,” says ­Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, at right. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/watching-out-other-people%E2%80%99s-money-and-being-tight-dollar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/watching-out-other-people%E2%80%99s-money-and-being-tight-dollar#comments Bay Weekly Interviews News People Mon, 13 Mar 2017 20:57:37 +0000 bayweekly_master 37147 at http://bayweekly.com Reb Betsy Roth on Her First High Holy Days Services http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/reb-betsy-roth-her-first-high-holy-days-services <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>And what these days mean to Jews</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color:#2f4f4f;"><strong>Bay Weekly</strong></span> You&rsquo;ve just held your first service for Beit Chaverim [bejt xAvajr\im], Calvert&rsquo;s Jewish community.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/reb-betsy-roth-her-first-high-holy-days-services" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/Reb%20Betsy%20Roth-092916.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="136" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/reb-betsy-roth-her-first-high-holy-days-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/reb-betsy-roth-her-first-high-holy-days-services#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Mon, 03 Oct 2016 13:25:47 +0000 bayweekly_master 35012 at http://bayweekly.com You Don’t Know a Plant Until You’ve Killed It http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/you-don%E2%80%99t-know-plant-until-you%E2%80%99ve-killed-it <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>The Perennial Diva Stephanie Cohen talks garden-planning</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Bay Weekly</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;What can we do for living color to hurry winter away?</p> <p> <strong>Stephanie Cohen</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Think containers. Buy a small shrub that&rsquo;s too dinky for the garden, put it in a frost-free container you can enjoy and tend near the house. When it outgrows the container, you can put it in the ground. I had a nice little dwarf fir tree that I was afraid deer would eat that sat in a container near my house for five years. Now it&rsquo;s planted and growing.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/you-don%E2%80%99t-know-plant-until-you%E2%80%99ve-killed-it" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/the_perennial_diva-022516.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="82" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/you-don%E2%80%99t-know-plant-until-you%E2%80%99ve-killed-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bayweekly.com/articles/bay-weekly-interviews/article/you-don%E2%80%99t-know-plant-until-you%E2%80%99ve-killed-it#comments Bay Weekly Interviews Gardening People Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:39:25 +0000 bayweekly_master 31795 at http://bayweekly.com