Punching Back Against Parkinson’s

March 20, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fitness, Health

The up-tempo music pulsating from the rehabilitation wing at Life Care Center of Elkhorn doesn’t signal “party time” for physical therapists ending their shift; it signals the start of another Rock Steady Boxing session for […]

Reggie LeFlore’s Street Art

March 19, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine

His portraits may share similarities to the vandalism-tarnished genre, but for LeFlore, his art form is all about transforming communities. “I love working with organizations and community leaders to create a series of work that’s […]

Fresh Paint

March 18, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Encounter

From a very young age, Omaha artist Stephen Kavanaugh had a raw talent for art, as well as a wise-beyond-his-years understanding of what it takes to be a professional artist.  “The first drawing I did […]

A Timeline of Chinese in Omaha

Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine

Chinese migration to Omaha began, indirectly, during the Gold Rush of the mid-1800s. The “Old Gold Mountain” (i.e., the Chinese term for California) attracted a flood of unskilled laborers known as coolies. Nationwide, the Chinese […]

Moving Day

March 16, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

The days of building an office park in the suburbs are gone. Companies in Omaha and across the country are picking up and moving to hip urban hubs of their respective cities, letting go of […]

From the Editor

Posted In: Family, FamilyGuide, Opinion

I recently picked up the book The Hearts of Men by Nickolas Butler. It is a book that starts at Boy Scout camp in the 1960s and follows the longtime friendship of two men who […]

Hey Parents-

Posted In: FamilyGuide, Parenting, Sponsored Content

This sponsored content was printed in the Spring/Summer 2018 edition of Family Guide. To view, click here: https://issuu.com/omahapublications/docs/fg_flipbook_0318/2 Summer slide may sound like an exciting activity, but in reality it’s no fun. The term refers to […]

FamilyGuide Cover Redesign

Posted In: FamilyGuide, Web Exclusive

The cover of the 2018 FamilyGuide summer camp edition was conceptualized as an image that would grab the attention of both parents and children using vibrant colors and a singular theme. This being summer camp, […]

It’s Not All About You, St. Pat!

March 15, 2018 · Posted In: Online Exclusive, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Friday, March 16: A free performance of African Body, Soul, & MVMNT: A Window Into the Past is happening this Friday night at the Hi-Fi House. […]

2018 Omaha Film Festival

March 12, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Web Exclusive

After five days packed with 89 short films, 18 features, and seven documentaries, the 2018 Omaha Film Festival concluded on Sunday, March 11. Audiences at the festival had a chance to watch local films along with […]


 
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