Omaha Ski Club

January 14, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

When Janet Tuttle was in her 40s, she wanted to take up skiing again, an activity she started at age 14 but stopped when home and family life took over. She joined the Omaha Sports […]

Taking Off the Training Wheels

December 22, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

The old adage about never forgetting after learning how to ride a bike is pure hokum, and this grandpa is living proof. On a camping trip this fall with grandsons Barrett (4) and Easton (5), […]

Old in Omaha

November 24, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

The long-gone Omaha of an earlier millennia is loaded with memories. And sideburns. And Easy Bake Ovens. It was a time when no presidential campaign would be complete without Paul Lynde making a valiant run […]

Bullseye!

November 19, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

If you type “scams af” into Google’s search bar, the first suggested result is “scams affecting seniors.” Elderly people are popular targets because they tend to act more polite and trusting, and many criminals assume […]

Denise Cerny

November 12, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

I don’t ever remember being bored,” says Denise Cerny. She sits at her kitchen table for just a couple of moments before jumping up to pour a glass of iced tea. She sits again, then […]

You Know You’ve Lived in Omaha A Long Time

October 15, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

Johnny Carson hosting a show on WOW-TV in 1950 called The Squirrel’s Nest. The Omaha show was the television debut for the Nebraska native who went on to national stardom as a late-night TV host.  […]

Retirement on the Road

July 30, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

This article appears in 60-Plus June/July 2015 edition. Fritz Sampson says he likes to travel slowly, but the words “travel” and “slowly” can conjure up thoughts of lounging over three hour-long dinners in Italy, or spending […]

Pickleball

July 16, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fitness, Health, Publications, Retirement

This article published in July/August 2015 60-Plus. It’s played on a badminton-size court, but with the net lowered to 34 inches at the center. The paddles look like a hybrid of racquetball racquets and table […]

World traveler, historic preserver

July 9, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Publications, Retirement

This article appears in July/August 2015 Sixty-Plus. Susan Bray has never been one to shy away from attention. She built her life around standing out. As a blonde, long-haired “hippie chick” in the 1970s, Bray […]

Girl Time With the “The Knit Peeps”

April 22, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Publications, Retirement

While they may see it as just a hobby, a group of local women knitters are busy creating the heirlooms of tomorrow. “The Knit Peeps” as they refer to themselves, is a group that meets weekly […]


 
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