Sitting Down, Slowing Down

October 15, 2015 · Posted In: Chefs, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Publications

The vibe of Market House restaurant hits customers in the face upon walking in the door—almost literally. The dark interior doors of former tenant Vivace have become a lime hue that projects the type of […]

The Essential Conor Oberst

Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Music, Publications

Conor Oberst, since age 13, has released one of the strongest catalogs in modern American music. His unmistakable voice and penetrating lyrics stand front and center, whether under his own name; the adolescent, yet strangely […]

Lights Out

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, Publications

Twilight has come for the Omaha Civic Auditorium. The main ring is empty of events, its website taken over by some sort of erotic online service out of Asia. The city put the building up […]

You Know You’ve Lived in Omaha A Long Time

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

Johnny Carson hosting a show on WOW-TV in 1950 called The Squirrel’s Nest. The Omaha show was the television debut for the Nebraska native who went on to national stardom as a late-night TV host.  […]

Omaha Performing Arts

October 13, 2015 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Omaha Magazine, Publications

When Tony Bennett took to the stage at Holland Performing Arts Center in 2005, it was just another in the long list of innumerable venues he had played over the course of his legendary career. […]

What’s That Thing

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Shakespeare wrote of love and betrayal. Tolkien of hobbits and wizards. Steinbeck and Faulkner of the indomitable American spirit. Layne Yahnke writes about his VW Thing. Yes, the two-wheel-drive, off-road convertible military vehicle first manufactured […]

The Crows

October 12, 2015 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, Publications

Saetia Crow, age 10, sits on the couch and stretches her leg high up in the air. Her rubbery flexibility comes from gymnastics. Saetia takes lessons through Sokol Omaha Gymnastics and enjoys being able to […]

You are Invited!

Posted In: Events

Please join us from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19  at Baxter Arena, 67th and Center streets.

Wood & Pipe Table

October 8, 2015 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome, Publications

Sometimes you can find a solution to a problem just by taking a long walk. Dagmar and Jeff Benson, who live in a lakeside property at scenic Hawaiian Village, needed more table space for entertaining […]

The B-Word

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

“I think you’re a pushy bitch.” That’s what a gallery owner once said to Courtney Kenny Porto when she attempted to get postcards printed for an upcoming exhibition. It was an instance that left the […]