60 Plus in Omaha is the newest addition to the Omaha Magazine publications. It’s both a stand-alone magazine and a special section within each issue of Omaha Magazine. 60 Plus features important issues for the retiring “Baby-Boomer” generation, from active living and style to health care and traveling.
 
For questions about editorial, contact 60 Plus in Omaha contributing editor Gwen Lemke.

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Memories, Tradition, and Families

May 26, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Publications

World War II ended 70 years ago, but Myron Roker still feels the pain of battle. He served with 324th Infantry Regiment of the 44th Infantry Division on VE Day. The 93-year-old now lives in […]

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Staying Safe on the Road

May 19, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Education, Family, Publications

Most drivers have been witness to fellow road warriors behaving badly. Whether they cut you off, didn’t use a blinker, sped around you, or some other dangerous offense—chances are you thought, “learn how to drive!” […]

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Congestion, Headaches, and Sneezing

May 12, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

Marilyn Modlin was in her late 50s when the sniffles, congestion, and headaches began. She never suffered from allergies before, so she waited it out, hoping the symptoms would go away. But instead they got […]

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Independent Living

May 5, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

Retirement communities stereotypically bring to mind senior citizens playing shuffleboard and bingo, perhaps eating some form of dry meatloaf and mushy potatoes in the cafeteria. That may have been your grandparents’ retirement community, but it […]

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Geriatric Nurses

April 21, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health, News, Publications

Some people just don’t get it when it comes to the health of older adults. Many believe that elderly people are always tired. But that’s a myth. “It’s also not true that an older person […]

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Hopelessly Devoted

April 14, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Publications

At 63, John Erickson looks like he could still put a sleeper hold on a steer. If possessing the intimidating presence of a Midwestern hit man is a hurdle to getting acquainted with someone, it is […]

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Choreographing a Modern Life

April 7, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Art, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Patti Zukaitis often does what is termed plié relevé. The 64-year-old bends her legs down, keeping her knees in alignment over her feet, then she stretches up, up onto her toes as high as she […]

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Margie Trembley

March 24, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Publications

In our ungilded age of convenient, casual, ironic dress sense, one is less apt to see men of employable age in suits on a work day than in t-shirts with rainbow-spouting unicorns. Formal hats disappeared shortly […]

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Omaha’s Lost Religious Buildings

March 17, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Religion

Despite Omaha’s deserved early reputation as a city of crime and vice, it was also a city with a thriving religious community. Or, more properly, a variety of religious communities, as Omaha has always been […]


 
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