Unifying the Outside with the Inside

August 12, 2016 · Posted In: Downtown, Home, Home Improvement, Omaha Home, Publications

When Joan Heistand began her search for the perfect place to call home in downtown Omaha, she came upon a 2,700-square-foot condo in the Paxton and saw potential in its open flow and natural light. […]


August 10, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications, South Omaha

Ever since the days of pioneer trails, immigrants from all over the world have managed to make their way to Omaha—smack-dab in the middle of the U.S.—to forge a new start for themselves and their […]

A Tale of Two Coasts

August 3, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

It was the west of times, it was the east of times, it was the age of reclaimed beams, it was the age of refined beams, it was the epoch of open spaces, it was the […]

Where Family and Friends Gather

July 31, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

Standard windows just will not do for Ed and Diane Foral. Their home’s view demands to let the outside in.  Nestled on quiet Cottonwood Lane, which wraps around Villa Springs in Springfield, their south-facing home […]

Villa Springs

July 29, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications

Drive about three miles south of Springfield, Nebraska, and you’ll find Villa Springs on the north shore of the Platte River, a private neighborhood more or less enclosed by a ring of cottonwood trees. If […]

Black Lives Matter

July 15, 2016 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Neighborhoods, North Omaha, People, Web Exclusive

Black Lives Matter protesters gathered in Omaha on Thursday, July 14, to raise awareness about institutionalized racism. Alecia Anderson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, attended last night’s Black Lives […]

Tiburon Ridge Landing Pad

Posted In: At Home, Home, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

You just have to figure out the flow of your family,” Gregg Hart says. “And I think you don’t know what you really need until you’ve lived in a few houses.” Gregg and wife Jennifer, […]

The McBrides

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Home, Publications

Caroline McBride sobbed as she left midtown Omaha with her partner, M.J., and the last load of their belongings from their midtown home. She was so happy there. The tears quickly subsided as they arrived […]

Walnut Hill’s Backyard Castle

July 8, 2016 · Posted In: Dundee, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications

Editor’s Note:  Omaha Magazine is pleased to bring you this article, which is excerpted from Miss Cassette’s blog, My Omaha Obsession. I have a confession to make: I trespassed to see a castle. The mysterious fortification […]

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