The Historian’s Personal Collection

January 8, 2017 · Posted In: Lifestyle, OmahaHome, Places, Publications

Howard Hamilton, 82, has read every issue of every Omaha newspaper dating back to 1854. The Omaha historian, who was once fluent in 12 languages, moved to the area at age 5 with his family […]

The Other World-Renowned Kobe

January 7, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

Kobe Paras had never heard of Omaha when Creighton called this past summer. He spent the first 15 years of his life in the Philippines before moving to Los Angeles to chase a basketball scholarship. […]

Don’t Be Bored, Get Board

January 6, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Recreation, Uncategorized

Every Friday night, Mickey Williams hosts a weekly ritual—board game night. The 32-year-old Williams is a board game enthusiast. He resides just south of Omaha’s Little Italy neighborhood. Downtown buildings and lights are visible from […]

The Secret of the Shimmy

January 5, 2017 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

Inhale. exhale. The slow Middle Eastern music increases in tempo. The ladies’ hips sway side to side in rapid repeat. All three wear black spandex pants and V-neck T-shirts. Scarves, loosely wrapped around their waists, […]

Weekend Picks

Posted In: Calendar, Weekend Picks

TOP SPOT OF THE WEEKEND: Guitarist Alex Brown from local punk/indie/emo band No Getter says one of the biggest reasons everyone should come check out the band’s show at Reverb this weekend is to welcome […]

Calendar of Events

Posted In: Calendar, Omaha Magazine

The following online calendar of events appears as it does in the print edition of Omaha Magazine. To be considered for publication, please send your event three months in advance to editor@omahamagazine.com Art & Museum Exhibits […]

Pheasant Heaven

January 4, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Recreation, Sports

“We went through 250,000 birds and 30,000 hunters in the last 30 years,” Bruhn says. “We had every celebrity you could think of out here.” As urban sprawl takes over rural America, yesterday’s pasture transforms […]

The Art of Selling

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Sales is a great career option for the professional businesswoman. Through sales, women can escape gender inequalities in pay, since sales commissions are based on what is sold. The sales venue offers unlimited potential for […]

Tough as Nails

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Ethics

Here in Nebraska, many of us have mothers, aunts, or family friends like Lorraine. Lorraine bought a farm with her husband, Norman, in the mid 1960s. Both were third-generation immigrants, steeped in the agrarian ethos […]

Let it Flow

January 3, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, In the Office, Publications

“Omaha has amazing yoga leaders who’ve been here for decades, but I wanted to bring something a little more contemporary to the table, in line with what I’d practiced on the coasts. (Lotus) is really […]