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Ready for Omaha

April 29, 2016 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Restaurants

Mention ramen, and the comparison to cheap packages of the staple college dorm food seems obligatory. Though powder-flavored instant ramen is a poor attempt at the real thing, it’s more likely that your first run-in […]

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Therapy Through Nature

May 26, 2016 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Carl Bicskei, 52, a major in the Army Reserve in his 32nd year in service, is a big believer in the importance of being outdoors. “I’ve enjoyed the outdoors since I was a kid,” he […]

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Memories, Tradition, and Families

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Publications

World War II ended 70 years ago, but Myron Roker still feels the pain of battle. He served with 324th Infantry Regiment of the 44th Infantry Division on VE Day. The 93-year-old now lives in […]

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Finally—A Final Resting Place for Veterans

May 25, 2016 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Publications

It’s a long way from the early days of post-communist Ukraine to the silent, rolling hills of Sarpy County. Today, Cindy Van Bibber is back in her native state, creating the Omaha National Cemetery southeast […]

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Omaha Children’s Museum

May 23, 2016 · Posted In: Education, Family, HerFamily, Publications

This year, the Omaha Children’s Museum celebrates 40 years of bringing joy, education, and imagination to Omaha youth. The museum has come a long way in 40 years, from starting out in the back of […]

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A Functional Lake House

May 20, 2016 · Posted In: At Home, Home, Omaha Home, Publications

Erin and Steve Albers always envisioned building a lake house “someday,” and three years after making that dream a reality—they say their Valley home has proven to be everything they hoped for.   “Living on a […]

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Contemporary Pub Fare

Posted In: Encounter, Food & Drink, Publications, Restaurants, Reviews

Jackson Street Tavern offers contemporary American cuisine in a casual atmosphere. Chef and co-owner Deke Reichardt is hesitant to label it “fine dining.” He explained, “People have a lot of options in this neighborhood and city, […]

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From Graffiti Artist to Multimedia Artist

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Some 20 or 25 years ago, Brian Tait would probably have been dismissed as a graffiti vandal and skateboard punk. Today, the established artist and family man is much harder to classify. “I’ve been called […]

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Staying Safe on the Road

May 19, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Education, Family, Publications

Most drivers have been witness to fellow road warriors behaving badly. Whether they cut you off, didn’t use a blinker, sped around you, or some other dangerous offense—chances are you thought, “learn how to drive!” […]

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Bound to the Past

May 17, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles, Publications

Just as it is with the heirlooms they handle, Lucy and Jim Gierhan’s Perfect Touch Binding is something of an antique itself. Despite existing in the digital age, the couple’s Plattsmouth business dwells in a […]

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Our Forever Home

May 13, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications

The designing of this condo was 40 years in the making. The homeowners became friends with designer Marilyn Hansen in 1976, and began relying on her for advice on everything from furniture selection to roof […]


 
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