Seeking Darkness in the Woods

October 31, 2018 · Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine, Places

Touring Hummel Park with Midwest Paranormal History Tours story by Lisa Lukecart Jamie Nestroyl walks up the short stone steps in the middle of the “Devil’s Punchbowl” at Hummel Park. The wind rips through the […]

Heard by God

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

The wait was torture. Six months of back-and-forth, missing documents, interviews, and paperwork.  Finally, Ismail Ntakirutimana had a passport in his hands. Now all he needed was a student visa to the United States.  But […]

Changing Lives After a Life-Changer

Posted In: B2B Magazine, People On the Rise

She never imagined that checking a small box on a job application would have such a big impact. Jasmine L. Harris was trying to turn her life around from a couple of misdemeanors as a […]

Appropriately Inappropriate

October 30, 2018 · Posted In: Humor, Omaha Magazine, People

When Benson High School’s class of ’96 voted Amber Ruffin “Class Clown,” they were clearly onto something. “It [comedy] came about because I was a very ugly child,” Ruffin says. “I had to do something […]

Gory, Ghastly, and Gruesome

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, People

One day with attorney Marc Delman would barely scratch the surface of his mammoth collection of cultural artifacts. Objects from whimsical pop culture to evidence of man’s inhumanity are stashed in storage and displays at […]

November/December 2018 Between the Lines

October 29, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Dylan Longwell—Editorial Intern Dylan Longwell is an Omaha native with a passion for writing and exploring. He aspires to connect with others beyond the superficial level, as he believes that’s what drives culture forward in […]

November/December 2018 Giving Calendar

Posted In: Giving Events, Omaha Magazine

This calendar was printed in the November/December 2018 edition of Omaha Magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe. Nov. 1 (starts at 8:30 a.m.) 12th Annual Nonprofit Summit of the Midlands Benefiting: Nonprofit Association of the […]

Vaccines for Seniors

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health

Vaccines are not only for children. That’s one of many confusions about vaccinations, says Dr. Mark Rupp, a professor and chief of the Infectious Diseases Division at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. “Certain vaccinations […]

November/December 2018 Explore!

Posted In: Explore!, Omaha Magazine

For Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri This calendar was printed in the November/December 2018 edition of Omaha Magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe. Nebraska Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores Through Nov. 10, Friday & Saturday evenings at Lied […]

Reubenesque

Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

Of all the flavors of Omaha, one of our most famous is the Reuben. First served at the Blackstone Hotel in the 1920s (and named after local grocer Reuben Kulakofsky), the sandwich can now be […]