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Explore! November/December 2016

A Home for Husker Healing

August 26, 2016 · Posted In: Entertainment, Home, Sports

Nebraska football fans’ nationally recognized devotion to their team—the “Sea of Red” spilling from Memorial Stadium throughout downtown Lincoln on game days, and the subsisting pride of the `90s glory days—is epitomized by Tait Rief […]

Bustin’ Chops, Sweatin’ Bulls

Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Sports

Jim and Emily Codr are the parents of four children ages 5 to 9, so they trek downtown often to enjoy attractions like the giant slides at the Gene Leahy Mall, the train exhibits at […]

The Silo Crusher

Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

The story of athletics at the University of Nebraska at Omaha has fluctuated from wild success to heartbreak (and back). All-Americans, post-season runs, and national title traditions collided with mismanagement and sparse spectator attendance. Then […]

Isiah Gandy

August 12, 2016 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

If there was a sport at Boys Town, Isiah Gandy didn’t just play it. He excelled at it. As a high school freshman, he was instrumental in Boys Town’s push through the state basketball playoffs […]

Bringing it Home

August 1, 2016 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

Hordes of the nation’s top triathletes will descend on Carter Lake this summer. They will compete for a national title at the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships on Aug. 13-14. Top finishers in the […]

Kellogg Place

June 23, 2016 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Sports

Nonconformity is at home at Kellogg Place. The bustling, brick, glass-fronted space at 24th and Harney streets hosts three separate business operations that buck the status quo. Muglife Coffee Roastery, Greenstreet Cycles, and Wag pet […]

Why Not Omaha?

June 16, 2016 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Sports

Just as it has been for the past 65 years, Omaha—especially downtown—will be hopping this summer. Since 1950, the city has been known as home base for the College World Series—first at Rosenblatt, and for […]

The Mittmender

March 30, 2016 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

Anyone who brings a baseball glove to The Mittmender for repair knows Dan and Linda Bouska don’t stand on formality. Customers have to traipse through Linda’s beauty salon—attached to the north side of the couple’s […]


 
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