Mary Zicafoose

October 4, 2017 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

The story of Mary Zicafoose—and her “Hope & Healing” tapestries—is one of unwavering focus, intensity, family tragedy, and a simple red scarf. The world-renowned weaver’s two tapestries, each measuring 12 feet long and more than […]

Long Live the Reuben

July 16, 2017 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

Like a typical Midwestern child, Christian Mackevicius grew up outdoors. He was a daredevil with the skateboard, a leader in sports like football, and a patient angler and golfer. However, his childhood was different in […]

10 Cheap Things to do in Omaha This Summer

April 27, 2017 · Posted In: Family, Family Guide

This is going to be no ordinary summer in Omaha, and the best part is, you won’t have to budget much to enjoy it with your family. There are inexpensive and free activities throughout the […]

Orchestrated by God, Encouraged by Parents

March 12, 2017 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine, People

At his first public concert, a benefit for disabled children in Ecuador, Washington Garcia realized that he was put on Earth to serve others through music. “It was a revealing moment,” Garcia says. He was […]

You Only Live Twice

October 15, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Before & After, Home, Publications

Omaha’s Orpheum Theater was designed to impress. Those vaulted, gilt ceilings. The 1920s Czech crystal chandeliers and gold leaf and ivory finishes. Its similarities to the Hall of Mirrors in Versailles are intentional. The Orpheum’s […]

Where Family and Friends Gather

July 31, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

Standard windows just will not do for Ed and Diane Foral. Their home’s view demands to let the outside in.  Nestled on quiet Cottonwood Lane, which wraps around Villa Springs in Springfield, their south-facing home […]

Jenny Kruger

July 22, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Midwestern farmland can be described in many ways. Paisley, however, is not a descriptor that normally comes to mind. Artist Jenny Kruger, however, often sees paisley on the farm—at least in paint. Her art consists […]

Chris Hochstetler

June 16, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Chris Hochstetler’s successes in life are many, though for the new executive director at KANEKO, success is elusive to define. With age and experience, he’s grown to see that satisfaction and accomplishment are more than […]