Skydiving With Family

April 25, 2018 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Recreation

I could die. Endless possibilities swirl along with the growling engine of the Cessna 182 wide-body airplane. At 6,000 feet and climbing, Kenneth “Sonny” Bader, 65, yawns. Plunging to the ground at a high velocity […]

Taking Time To Design

April 9, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Entertainment, OmahaHome

90 seconds. In a little over a minute, a buyer falls in love with a house. That’s all it takes. It happened to Aubrey Hess. She knew it immediately when she entered the front doors […]

Scouts of Honor

March 16, 2018 · Posted In: Family, FamilyGuide, People

Lillian Henry heard something scratching on the rolled-down screen of her cabin door at Camp Catron. She cautiously peered out into the pitch black night.  Screech…screech. Lilly jumped when she saw glowing eyes. A lot […]

Madison Chizek’s Dancing Ambition

February 23, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Madison Chizek slips on her tap shoes, throws her light brown hair in a ponytail, and laughs at herself in the mirror. “Ok, ready.” Her mother, Dawn, pushes play. The song “Are You That Somebody?” […]

Women Are the Life of the Party

February 1, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, In the Office

No name badges. No paint on a door. No hot mics. Small details like these are “throw-up moments” for some of the employees of Planitomaha. Moments when something bad or out of the ordinary happens […]

Strumming Up Some Business

January 19, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Entrepreneurs

Editor’s note: This profile on a local Omaha entrepreneur is not an endorsement by B2B Magazine or Omaha Magazine. Disgruntled customers, employees, and/or suppliers should address any complaints directly to Gear Supply Co. Omaha World-Herald […]

Sculpting Her Own Destiny

January 6, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

Glittery gold nail polish shimmers. Angie Seykora’s hands move animatedly as she talks about a sculpture made out of smooth flagging tape. Beat-up and worn-out, Seykora’s hands are her most important tool. These same hands […]

Preserving News History with Razor Blades and Computers

December 18, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, In the Office

Free beer Friday. Employees at Universal Information Services can indulge in a cold brew at the stroke of 4 p.m. at the office (although some have acknowledged to sipping on suds a half hour earlier). […]

Mike Hagel

November 9, 2017 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine

When Mike Hagel landed at Chicago O’Hare Airport back in 1970, he didn’t know what to expect. “Get out and start life,” his mother Betty told her sons. So Mike, then 20 years old, walked out […]

Little Steps

October 24, 2017 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Blair Hagmann wanted to help redecorate the house. One chubby hand snatched the cream-colored privacy curtain near the front door. This blue-eyed and blonde-haired beauty missed the first few times, stumbled, but didn’t give up. […]


 
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