Best of Omaha 2019

November 9, 2018 · Posted In: Best of Omaha, Omaha Magazine

Omaha Magazine is happy to announce the results of the 2019 Best of Omaha Contest. Click the link for each category to see the winners, or scroll through the entire list below. Categories are organized alphabetically […]

Heard by God

October 31, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

The wait was torture. Six months of back-and-forth, missing documents, interviews, and paperwork.  Finally, Ismail Ntakirutimana had a passport in his hands. Now all he needed was a student visa to the United States.  But […]

From the Editor-Best of Omaha 2019

November 12, 2018 · Posted In: Best of, Omaha Magazine, Opinion

Great stories are built from passion. I should know, I read a lot of great stories—nonfiction stories at the magazine, and fiction stores in the comfort of my home. Best of Omaha is, in itself, […]

Simply the Best

Posted In: Best of, Humor, Omaha Magazine

Celebrating the best things in our community is a very good thing. In fact, it is better than good by definition. It is the best. Yes, it is beyond the comparative. It is superlative. (Thanks, […]

All the Best in Omaha

November 8, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Nov. 8: It’s here. The celebration everyone’s been talking about—the Best of Omaha Soirée: A Night of the Best. You’ve probably heard about it (especially if you subscribe to our […]

After Hours with the Best of Omaha

November 2, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Nightlife

Omaha Design Center is home to the nation’s fifth-largest fashion week. The Omaha Press Club roasted and toasted Greg and Doug McDermott there. Lili Cheng, Microsoft’s AI Developer, spoke there in August as part of […]

Let Halloween Carry On

November 1, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Web Exclusive, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Nov. 1: Don’t miss the ninth annual celebration of straight-out-of-Nebraska talent at the Premiere: 2018 Film Streams Local Filmmakers Showcase at Film Streams’ Dundee Theater. With 12 different […]

Lincoln Fairview Historic District

Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

From the bluffs, an expansive view overlooks the Missouri River Valley and a landscape full of promise. It’s the same vantage (minus Omaha’s modern skyline) that Abraham Lincoln encountered in August 1859 as he dreamed […]

Seeking Darkness in the Woods

October 31, 2018 · Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine, Places

Touring Hummel Park with Midwest Paranormal History Tours story by Lisa Lukecart Jamie Nestroyl walks up the short stone steps in the middle of the “Devil’s Punchbowl” at Hummel Park. The wind rips through the […]

Changing Lives After a Life-Changer

Posted In: B2B Magazine, People On the Rise

She never imagined that checking a small box on a job application would have such a big impact. Jasmine L. Harris was trying to turn her life around from a couple of misdemeanors as a […]


 
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