René Orduña

Ponca Hills

October 12, 2016 · Posted In: Downtown, Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Magazine, Publications

It’s a rural neighborhood with a small-town feel, full of rolling hills, large trees, wildlife, and huge plots of land. This same area is just minutes from downtown Omaha, which gives residents a short drive […]

Ben Petersen

Where Dignitaries Waited

October 6, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, North Omaha, Omaha Home, Publications

Out of the Douglas County Historical Society’s collection of 6 million artifacts and records, the biggest showcase is the General Crook House Museum. The Italianate-style brick home was built in 1878. Now located on Metropolitan […]

Reducing Food Waste

October 4, 2016 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Food & Drink, Neighborhoods, Publications, Restaurants

The night of the Jimmy Buffett concert could not have been more perfect, weather-wise: a calm, near-cloudless 70-degree evening. Packs of Hawaiian-shirted Parrotheads meandered the Old Market’s cobblestone streets in search of 5-o’clock somewhere, food, […]

Artist Erin Blayney

Embellishing the Truth

August 26, 2016 · Posted In: Dundee, Home, Neighborhoods

Distinctive elements of a residence in the Aksarben neighborhood attracted architects Eric and Trina Westman when they were house hunting. Since purchasing the home in 2006, the Westmans have been both fascinated and puzzled by […]

Living Green

Posted In: Central Omaha, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications

When Les and Ce Ann Zanotti built a house in Glen Oaks Estates (south of 99th Street and West Center Road) in 1972, the couple—from Iowa and Missouri, respectively—had only lived in Nebraska for a […]

The Kohlls Midcentury Wonder

Posted In: Central Omaha, Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications

Montreal native Brigitte Mimran spent hours in front of students, teaching them about spatial arrangement, points, lines, and angles. As a busy math teacher, grading papers took precedence over interior decorating. That all changed in […]

The Banses

August 14, 2016 · Posted In: Central Omaha, Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications

When Engra wed Ronald Banse, the couple shared a dream for their matrimonial abode. They wanted more space in an older home. He lived in the Field Club area, while she resided in Dundee. Neither […]


 
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