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 […]

2017 September/October Family & More

September 1, 2017 · Posted In: Family & More, Omaha Magazine

Canoe the Great Marsh, Through Sept. 30 at Fontenelle Forest, 1111 Bellevue Blvd. North. Canoe the wetlands and explore the great marsh and its amazing array of wildlife. Canoers can find beavers, owls, and much more. […]

2017 September/October Music

Posted In: Concerts, Omaha Magazine

Benson First Friday Femme Fest, Sept. 1 and 2 in Benson. Up to 80 female-fronted bands will take over the Benson strip during this two-night event. The headliner Friday night is Freakabout; the Saturday night headliner […]

2017 September/October Performances

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Performances

Babe the Sheep Pig, Sept. 8-24 at The Rose Theater, 2001 Farnam St. Babe the piglet is brought to Hogget Farm, where, with some help from a dog named Fly, he discovers he has a unique […]

2017 September/October Exhibits

Posted In: Exhibits, Omaha Magazine

KINETIC, Through Oct. 14 at KANEKO, 1111 Jones St. KINETIC at KANEKO explores the art and science of movement, and the perception of motion. This collaborative exhibition will feature visual art, interactive sculpture, and experiential learning opportunities […]

Omaha Legacies

August 23, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Opinion

Omaha is home to many long-standing companies. One of the first two companies in Omaha that is still in existence, NP Dodge, was created in 1855. Sean Robinson spoke with NP Dodge and two other […]

Sunshine Under Cloudy Skies

August 16, 2017 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Chasin’ a Rainbow. That’s what it felt like at SumTur Amphitheater on Tuesday night, as the clouds covered the sky, and that’s why newgrass band Railroad Earth’s opening song to the opening performance of their […]

Paul McCartney Live in Omaha

July 24, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Web Exclusive

Beatlemania is alive and well in Omaha. Former Beatle Paul McCartney proved as much on Sunday night. His iconic songs brought the CenturyLink Center’s sold-out crowd to their feet. Longtime fans (myself included) came to […]

Fighting Dementia With Coloring Books

June 15, 2017 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Entertainment, Recreation

Remember getting an unopened box of crayons—for school, for a birthday, just for fun? Remember the smell of the wax? The new, sharp points? Choosing your favorite color? Most people would answer “Yes.” Coloring, whether […]

Heartthrobs Rekindle Teenage Frenzy from Early ’90s

June 12, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Web Exclusive

I wanted to gawk at the spectacle of aging Gen Xers gone crazy for forgotten idols. Or so I told myself. Secretly, part of me also wanted to see if the boy band singers elicited […]


 
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