The 100 Block

April 22, 2014 · Posted In: Neighborhoods

Rob Schlautman has an enviable commute—a mere 18-step descent down a staircase, to be exact. The manager of Lidgett Music in Council Bluffs has lived above the store for 12 years. His balcony overlooking the [...]


How Should Your Business

April 21, 2014 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Publications, Social Media

When approaching Twitter as a tool for business, consider that you can use Twitter lists—curated lists of users relevant to a specific topic—as a resource for closely following conversations of key influencers. For companies like [...]


Rachel Tomlinson Dick

April 20, 2014 · Posted In: Entertainment, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

Is there some state law dictating that baristas must be among the most interesting people on the planet? When not slinging brew at Blue Line Coffee in Dundee, Rachel Tomlinson Dick can be found on [...]


Going to Seed

April 19, 2014 · Posted In: At Home, DIY Project, Home, Lifestyle, Omaha Home, Omaha Magazine

Looking to give the toolbox a rest? The simplest of materials blend seamlessly in this easiest of funky projects. Any type of cup and saucer will work here. I chose to go with new, store-bought selections, [...]


Young Hero:

April 18, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, People, Young Hero

Klayton Hammer was born a fighter. His mother, Jennifer, had an emergency C-section after it was discovered that her son was going to be born breach. Just two weeks later, newborn Klayton had a temperature [...]


Marketing Ethics

April 17, 2014 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Ethics

When Jim moved his business in the fall of 2010 from Lincoln to Omaha, he encountered a pricing problem. The cost of his services in Lincoln didn’t suit the Omaha market. At least that was [...]


New on the Block

April 16, 2014 · Posted In: Benson, Business, Downtown, Home, Omaha Home, Omaha Magazine

The Vintage Chandelier Splashes of vibrant color are everywhere to be found at The Vintage Chandelier in Benson. The business operated by Laci Mulick and Angie Von Dollen specializes in refinished, repurposed, and restyled furniture [...]


Tracking the Trends

April 14, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fashion, Omaha Magazine, Style

Vogue calls 2014“The Year of Dressing Dangerously” and the year when “More is More.” They submit that the keyword of spring collections is “vibrant,” and challenge us to experiment with them and with the trends. [...]


Wrapping Up Senior Year

April 13, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Teen Voices

Senior year, can you believe it? All of this hard work is finally paying off, and we can see the victory sign ahead. But no one can prepare us for what we will actually have [...]



April 12, 2014 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Fitness, News, Places, Recreation, Sports

Disc golf fans are all over the board. “They’re not preppies, hippies, punks,” says Aaron Martin, founder of TeeBoxx. “That’s something that struck me. You can’t narrow them down to a genre. Age range, too. [...]