Don’t be a Mean Girl

October 18, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Poster by John-Paul Gurnett Pick of the Week—Saturday, Oct. 20: Gay AF: A Comedy Show, featuring Daniel Franzese from Mean Girls is happening this weekend at Flixx Lounge & Cabaret Show Bar, and we have a […]

Mesonjixx

October 15, 2018 · Posted In: Encounter, Music

Mesonjixx’s music has influences of R&B, jazz, and soul, with a whole lot of heart mixed in. Growing up, she says she drew a lot of inspiration from listening to different artists her parents played […]

Fishing With Flair

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Andrew Flair uploaded his first video to YouTube at age 15. As video productions go, there wasn’t much to it: four rough-cut minutes of Flair—then a freshman at Millard North—standing on the shore of a […]

Divine Serpentine

October 14, 2018 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, People

While Dulcie Mueller has been performing since age 5 with a variety of castmates and collaborators, she finally found the perfect partner several years ago in a cold-hearted reptile.  Mueller, who has a background in […]

Monster Smashing Weekend

October 11, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Friday, Oct. 12 to Sunday, Oct. 14: Road trip to Grand Island for the Prairie Lights Film Festival. This is a three-day showcase of filmmaking featuring 38 films […]

Foxes at Play

October 10, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Family, FamilyGuide

Charlie Fox spent years on the road working for rock bands as a tour manager, front-of-house sound engineer, and production manager. For much of his career, all that time away from home wasn’t a problem. […]

A Smartypants’ Guide to Omaha Pub Quizzes

October 7, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

Whether it’s the Game Show Network, Trivial Pursuit, or a simple spat among friends trying to decide who won the House Cup in Harry Potter, know-it-alls pervade our popular culture—and local bars know how to […]

Vamps, Vampires, and More

October 4, 2018 · Posted In: Entertainment, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick of the Week—Saturday, Oct. 6: Wondering where can you go this weekend to play dress up and contribute to a good cause? The Vampire Masquerade at The Pella […]

Sam Mangiameli

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Most college guys have a nickname. Some are even fit for print in a family publication. Sam Mangiameli, a University of Nebraska-Omaha junior, has two distinct but interrelated identities. Many on campus know him simply […]

From the Heart

September 30, 2018 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine, People

Cristina Bertuldo caught herself singing—and lowered her voice to a slight hum.  “Sometimes, I’m very selfish with my gift,” she explains. “So many of my friends ask why I don’t sing as often.” She’s a […]