Homecoming

September 16, 2018 · Posted In: Family, FamilyGuide

The origins of the first homecoming celebration are unclear. Baylor University, Southwestern University, the University of Illinois, and the University of Missouri have all made claims, dating back to around 1910, that they originated the […]

The Perfect Lakeside Patio

August 22, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

By the time foundations were laid for the first few houses at the Big Sandy Lake development in 2005, all 85 lakeside lots had been sold. Dean Dougherty was one of the eager buyers. His […]

Woodmen of the World

August 14, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

The Woodmen name has graced a downtown Omaha skyscraper for nearly 50 years, but the organization behind it, WoodmenLife, also stands tall with nearly $11 billion in assets, $38.5 billion of life insurance in force, […]

Entrepreneurs of the Great Recession

July 30, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Entrepreneurs

Even the Great Depression couldn’t keep some entrepreneurs down. Enduring companies and brands including Sony Music, Westin Hotels, Allstate, Rubbermaid, Ray-Ban, and Tyson Foods all originated during the economic downturn in the early 20th century. […]

Ciaccio Roofing Corp.

July 20, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Sponsored Content

In the 30 years since Pete Ciaccio founded Ciaccio Roofing Corp., the company has never needed its own services more than after a heavy round of destructive hail last summer. But the needs of its […]

Team Software, Inc.

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Sponsored Content

When 130 people of TEAM Software celebrate the company’s 30th anniversary next year, they’ll certainly be looking back and reflecting on the history of the business. It’s a little ironic, because TEAM’s success was built on […]

Expanding Times, Expanding Horizons

June 14, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Networking groups offer ideas and kindle relationships, but they also have drawbacks. “John” only sees the same people at his networking luncheon. “Bill” might desire to join the coffee group, but he needs to open […]

Kids Otter Know

June 10, 2018 · Posted In: Family, FamilyGuide, Health

Summer camps with swimming activities will certainly have safety practices in place, but parents should take steps ahead of time to help their children be safer in and around pools and lakes. According to Tracy […]

Daake

May 15, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Sponsored Content

This sponsored content was printed in the June/July 2018 edition of B2B. To view, click here: https://issuu.com/omahapublications/docs/bb0718_flipbook/28 Greg Daake launched a successful career as a graphic designer and an art director right out of college, but […]

Scuba Diving, Kayaking, & Wheelchair Rugby

May 3, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

When Jon Schuetz moved to southwest Florida from the Sioux City area in 2006, he leased a house four blocks from the beach to enjoy everything the ocean had to offer, like swimming, kayaking, and […]


 
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