Ways to Warm up your Weekend

February 22, 2018 · Posted In: Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK—Saturday, Feb. 24: Yeah, baby. Feeling nostalgic for 1960s London? OK, probably not, but you should still experience Perfect Pour: A Craft Cocktail Competition at Slowdown, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Your favorite bartenders […]

Tribute to Eric Stoakes

February 21, 2018 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Omaha’s journalistic and creative community is a poorer place without Eric Stoakes. We lost a beloved friend, an editor, our “Big Daddy” (as many knew him). His funeral will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 22, […]

Christy Chan

February 15, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle

This is the first in a series on artists in residency at The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts. Christy Chan was at the tail end of her residency when we spoke; it started Sept. 20 and […]

Beer and Learning in Omaha

Posted In: Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this weekly newsletter here. PICK OF THE WEEK—Saturday, Feb. 17: Moving on from the hearts, candy, flowers, and cupids, let’s flip to something really fun—Haunticon Omaha at the Historical Union Stockyards. Take a  class, […]

Back to the 1980s

February 14, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People

Aaron Gum can tell you several movies he loves, but ask about the one—the film that he most associates with his childhood—and his eyes sparkle. The clock tower…the electricity…the burn marks from the tires of […]

Providing Uncommon Creatives a Common Community

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Places

Luke Armstrong is in the midst of completing a facelift. Fair warning: he’s never worked under the knife, favors knit cardigans to scrubs, and has no expertise in the medical field whatsoever. A botched procedure, […]

Alexander Payne’s Homecoming

February 13, 2018 · Posted In: Film, Omaha Magazine, People

Alexander Payne’s new tragicomedy Downsizing imagines the fate of an overpopulated world hanging in the balance due to depleted natural resources. When scientists find a way to miniaturize humans, adventurous souls choose going small as an […]

Makin’ Bacon

February 12, 2018 · Posted In: Home, Omaha Home, Recipes

Perfecting a fat slab of bacon at home is a skill worth practicing. Your friends and family will thank you. Bacon is made by dry-curing or brining pork belly and then smoking the slab(s). Most […]

Local Designers’ Favorite Rooms

Posted In: Home, Omaha Home

Interior designers create rooms that are both beautiful and functional to reflect their clients’ tastes and needs. But what happens when there is no client involved? Three local designers describe their favorite rooms in their […]

Legendary Legacy

February 11, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places, Restaurants

Despite his retirement from a long, fruitful career in the restaurant business, Chuck Caniglia can still be found doing what he loves best. “You caught me with my hands full. I’m making homemade Venice Inn […]


 
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