The Loyal Royal

October 27, 2015 · 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 […]


From Omaha to Notre Dame

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

On a seasonably pleasant Friday evening last July, members of the Jenkins and Wessling families gathered at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church for a wedding. The bride’s uncle had traveled back to his hometown […]


Still Taking Orders

September 24, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Food & Drink, Publications, Restaurants

The year: 1955. Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower occupy the White House, gas costs 22 cents per gallon, “The Ballad of Davy Crockett” hits the top of the record charts and Donna Malone greets the very […]


Painting Pictures With Pavers

August 14, 2015 · Posted In: Home, Hot Products, Omaha Home, Publications

This article appears in July/August 2015 Omaha Home. Virginia Street ends abruptly at S. 45th Ave. in Sarpy County and morphs into Jim Hampton’s driveway—a long, curved gravel path that transports a visitor to hardscape […]


Dinkers Bar & Grill

July 31, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Food & Drink, Publications, Restaurants

This article appears in July/August 2015 The Encounter. Dinker’s. The name: hard to forget. The red sign with huge yellow letters proclaiming it the home of “Omaha’s Best Burger”: hard to miss. The food: hard […]


Life in the Nebraska Sandhills

July 8, 2015 · Posted In: Family, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

This article appears in Omaha Magazine July/August 2015. Nebraska’s pioneering spirit shines brightly along the I-80 corridor, which follows the vast open spaces of the Great Plains. If travelers hurriedly passing through the state thinking, […]


Flexing Some Muscle

June 2, 2015 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders, Publications

Article originally published in Summer 2015 edition of B2B. Tim McGill used to tag along with his dad to various job sites. He liked watching the cement masons mix, pour, and work the mixture into a heavy, […]


The Omaha Storm Chasers

April 29, 2015 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

Article originally published in Omaha Magazine’s May/June 2015 issue. What a difference a year makes. Last year, Werner Park, a beautiful gem of a baseball stadium nestled in rural Sarpy County and home to the […]


Concertmaster Susanna Perry Gilmore

April 9, 2015 · Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Music, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Originally published in March/April 2015 Omaha Magazine. When the house lights dim at the Holland Performing Arts Center, the formally dressed musicians on stage cease warming up and the rustle of the audience immediately dies […]


Older, Educated, and Still Looking

February 20, 2015 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People

Originally published in Spring 2015 B2B magazine. Mike Gawley punctuated the day he was let go from his job with a thud. As he was cleaning out his desk after 30-plus years at a company […]