Crafty Cocktails

June 20, 2013 · Posted In: Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Downtown, Encounter, Nightlife

House of Loom owners Brent Crampton and Ethan Bondelid finally took the plunge and dove headfirst into a new entrepreneurial endeavor, The Berry & Rye. Tucked away in the former Myth Cocktail Lounge at 1109 […]

Pecha Kucha

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, Nightlife

Four nights a year, they gather in dark, hazy spaces just beyond the streetlamps. Each participant is prepared with 20 projection slides each, showing images on a design topic of their choosing. They’ll take no […]

Verbal Gumbo

April 25, 2013 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Nightlife

Felicia Webster’s voice produces chills up the spine. “And then he kiiiiissssssed me, and I melted. Like buttah.” Her friend, Michelle Troxclair, nods and waves a hand. “Mhm, girl, we know what that’s like.” This […]

Dicey Riley

Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Nightlife, Omaha Magazine, People

Douglas County public defender Tom Riley wakes up every weekday morning, puts on a suit and tie, and heads to his Downtown Omaha office where he’s greeted by depositions and a packed schedule full of […]

Good Drinks, Good Music, Good People

December 25, 2012 · Posted In: Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Downtown, Encounter, Nightlife

“We keep it mellow but fun,” says Joanna Murzyn, one of the owners of Myth, a martini bar in the Old Market at 11th and Howard streets. “We like to have a calm feel. Nothing […]

Cantina Laredo

November 25, 2012 · Posted In: Food & Drink, HerFamily, Midtown, Nightlife, Places, Restaurants

Looking for a warm atmosphere during the cold winter months to get away with your girlfriends for some drinks and mouthwatering food? Look no further than Cantina Laredo in Midtown Crossing! This Mexican restaurant boasts […]

The Blues Reign at Havana Garage

August 20, 2012 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Entertainment, Music, Nightlife

Thanks to the island atmosphere (think moody Rat Pack, not kitschy Cheeseburger in Paradise), guests at the Havana Garage are swept away to a more sophisticated era when jazz and the blues were kings in […]


 
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