Austin Ortega

February 23, 2017 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

How did a smallish soccer-playing Hispanic kid from sun-drenched Escondido, California, end up an ice hockey star in Nebraska? Although his profile does not fit the stereotypical hockey player, UNO Mavericks forward Austin Ortega has […]

Event Highlights: Come Party with Us!

Posted In: Uncategorized

Top Spot of the Week: Come join our staff, writers, and featured subjects as we celebrate the launch of our new March/April issue. There will be free magazines, food, and fun. Check out our Facebook […]

Destinations

February 22, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Neighborhoods, Omaha Magazine, Places

AKSARBEN VILLAGE Horse stalls went bye-bye long ago. Now, Aksarben Village is losing car stalls, too. But that’s a good thing, as far as continued growth of the former horse-racing grounds goes. Dirt is overturned […]

Transitorily Yours

Posted In: Encounter, Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People On the Rise

Editor’s note: This is the first installment in a new Encounter column focusing on millennial life by Brent Crampton. To share your significant life experiences, email millennials@omahapublications.com Today is Jan. 7, 2017, and yesterday I walked […]

Show Of Hands

Posted In: Beauty, Encounter, Omaha Magazine, Style

If you love trips to the museum and trips to the manicurist, Imagine Uhlenbrock is your one-stop shop for a day of art, style, and self-care all rolled into one stunning experience. Uhlenbrock is the […]

Aloha Bluejays

Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine

Creighton has long maintained a cross-cultural connection with Hawaii. The university considers the Central Pacific archipelago one of its top-10 recruiting states, and students from Hawaii have been flocking to this “Maui of the Midwest” […]

Mexican
 Perfection

Posted In: Encounter, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

When Anthony Bourdain was asked what food trend he would like to see in a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything), he said, “I would like people really to pay more for top-quality Mexican food. I […]

Ten Outstanding Young Omahans

February 21, 2017 · Posted In: Entrepreneurs, Omaha Magazine, People On the Rise

On Feb. 8, the Omaha Jaycees honored the Ten Outstanding Young Omahans of 2017 during a banquet at The Paxton Ballroom. This award recognized individuals for their commitment to the community and their extraordinary leadership […]

Underdogs and Frontrunners in the Omaha Mayoral Race

Posted In: Business, Omaha Magazine, People On the Rise

Running for the office of Omaha mayor seems surprisingly accessible for any registered voter age 25 or older who is an Omaha resident of six months or more: Pay a $100 filing fee, complete a […]

The Catholic Issue

Posted In: In the Office, Omaha Magazine, Opinion

The March/April issue of Omaha Magazine hits the streets just as Oscar season comes to a close. Meanwhile, the subject of Omaha’s best-known Oscar-winning story is up for an even greater recognition—sainthood. A tribunal from […]


 
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