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Gavilon

December 5, 2014 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Downtown, In the Office, Places

Walking into the lobby of the new downtown Omaha headquarters of Gavilon, a commodities trading firm, is like walking into the future—a $44 million testament to the awesome capabilities of electronics, fiber optics, and the [...]

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Not Business as Usual

December 2, 2014 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders, People

Some things just don’t mix very well: oil and water, Red Sox and Yankees, the Kardashians and modesty. Labor and management might wind up on most lists, but not here. Not in Omaha. For almost [...]

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Kevin Kugler

October 22, 2014 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

As die-hard Husker, Hawkeye, and NFL fans begin the sprint that is football season, the man with the voice girds for an 11-month-long marathon of his own. Omaha-based sportscaster Kevin Kugler logs tens of thousands [...]

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The Loyal Royal

July 24, 2014 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

The batter steps up to the plate and smacks a line drive into the left field gap. The runner at second base starts motoring toward third, rounds the corner, and heads for home. It was [...]

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The Wonderful World of Ryan Rhodes

June 27, 2014 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, People

“… and I hope you have a magical day.” Ryan Rhodes can’t begin to count the number of times he uttered those words. Tens of thousands? Easily. During a decade-long run as a member of [...]

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Her 13 Cents Worth

January 6, 2014 · Posted In: Art, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Theatre

Though inching 
perilously close
 to senior citizen status, Robin Welch still moves with the grace and agility of a young prima ballerina, which of course she once was. Welch came to the Midlands in 1985 [...]

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Michael Lyon

September 20, 2013 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Music, Omaha Magazine, People, Theatre

After years singing opera, this transplanted Brit finds a niche in American standards. He studied with some of the world’s finest opera coaches and vocal teachers; sang the lead in famous operas like Tosca, La [...]

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The Vesparados

August 26, 2013 · Posted In: Auto, B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders, Lifestyle

They call themselves the Vesparados and they are, indeed, a wild bunch—wild about their Vespa scooters. About 20 owners of the iconic Italian scooter belong to a loosely knit social group that meets at least [...]

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Family Ties

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Family, Lifestyle, Retirement

Killion family members from all over the country take turns hosting reunions every two years, a ritual that’s been going on now for over three decades. Jim and Anna Killion of Omaha had a chance [...]


 
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