Paradise In The Midwest

May 28, 2018 · Posted In: History, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

Some migratory Omahans make a tradition of flocking north to the freshwater oasis called Okoboji. This historic, former Native American encampment and hunting ground turned settler outpost and sport-commercial fishing haven in northwest Iowa features […]

Wanderings Of A Wordsmith

May 2, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, People

Frank S. O’Neal published his first book of poetry in 2010 at age 62. In 2017, the Nebraska Arts Council exhibited his surrealist poetry video (a collaboration between the scribe and cinematographer Jason Fischer) for […]

2018 May/June Giving Events

Posted In: Calendar, Giving Events, Omaha Magazine

May 1 (5:30-9 p.m.) 51st Annual Boys Town Booster Banquet Benefiting: Boys Town sports Location: Embassy Suites, La Vista — May 2 (11 a.m.-1 p.m.) Memories for Kids 2018 Guild Luncheon Benefiting: Memories for Kids […]

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 […]

35 Years Of Omaha Magazine Covers

March 1, 2018 · Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine

Omaha Magazine publisher Todd Lemke fondly remembers several magazine covers from his 35 years in the local magazine business. But he is particularly fond of the November/December 1993 issue—a poster of which hangs on his […]

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 […]

100 Women, 10,000 Possibilties

January 10, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles

When the weather reached 91 degrees on July 18 last summer, many people didn’t think of anything other than cool drinks and swimming pools. Amy Dorton and 59 other women were thinking of something else—specifically, […]

Legacy Business

December 1, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

This sponsored content appeared in the Fall 2017 edition of B2B. To view, click here: Forbes magazine has reported that eight out of every 10 new businesses last less than 18 months. Omaha tends to […]

From the Editor

November 22, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Opinion

I recently told a colleague the story of how Carmen Clark, former administrative assistant at Make-A-Wish Foundation, told me several times that she was always surprised when she saw me, because she thought of me […]

2017 Aksarben Coronation & Scholarship Ball

September 8, 2017 · Posted In: Nonprofit, Omaha Magazine

The Aksarben Coronation and Scholarship Ball is one of Omaha’s premier events. The ball recognizes families who make significant contributions to our community. Pictured here are the pages, all second and third-grade students, who were selected […]