Nick Manhart

January 18, 2017 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

The sign on the pedestrian bridge that spans Dodge Street connecting Memorial and Elmwood parks is somewhat out of date, says Nick Manhart. “It says ‘Most beautiful bridge.’ But the sign is completely rusted, which […]

Frank Carter

December 28, 2016 · Posted In: Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Publications

The story of Frank Carter—Omaha’s phantom sniper—is a histrionic tale of fear and madness gripping the city in the wake of a mysterious shooting spree. For several weeks in February of 1926, the whole of […]

Suzanne Wilke

October 16, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Suzanne Wilke pulls up to her dog grooming store and exits her white Pathfinder with an exuberant wave and a giant smile on her face. She walks indoors and is immediately greeted with a barrage […]

Family Feud

Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

“At home sitting on your couch it’s easy to think of the answers, but when you’re up there you have to be on your A-game and don’t have extra time to think.” -Danita Webb There’s […]

Greg Eklund

October 14, 2016 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Music, People, Publications

Omaha’s appeal is simple for Eklund: “There’s a lot of artists and musicians, but it’s still affordable.” He says Omaha is like Portland 30 years ago: “It wasn’t a big town, but it was super […]

Empowering North Omaha

October 13, 2016 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

“Everybody says that it takes a village to raise a child, but what happens when the village really needs to be brought back together in order to do that work?” asks Willie Barney, the founder […]

Conner Rensch’s Extreme Weight Loss

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Conner Rensch gets recognized pretty much everywhere—at the salon where she works as a hairstylist, when she’s running errands around town, and even when she is out with friends for the evening. It all started […]

Ooh Là Là

October 12, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Vilaine Frange has planted her roots more than 88,000 Cornhusker football fields from home. But to this native of Besançon, France, the Cornhuskers—and football, for that matter—probably don’t mean a helluva lot. Pardon the Nebraska […]

The Matriarch Behind the Scenes

High on Jesus

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Getting high on Jesus in the Rocky Mountains, however, is always 100 percent legal. The Front Range looms overhead as Dan and Dawne Broadfield sip their morning coffee. Towering at a height of 14,259 feet, […]


 
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