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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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 […]

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Ghost Host

July 17, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Places, Publications

This article appears in July/August 60-Plus. Visitors from Omaha and the spirit realm are welcome at the Squirrel Cage Jail Museum in Council Bluffs. Carla Borgaila says she has met several of the resident ghosts. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Wading Through the Floodwaters

July 2, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Finance, Health, Publications

Article originally appears in July/August 2015 60-Plus. Commie Schaben’s 82-year-old father, Ed, is a Korean War veteran who served at Virginia Beach. He survived horrors untold, but last year, he almost died after his small intestine […]

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Lord Acton Said it Best

June 25, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Humor, Opinion, Publications

I’ve never owned a video camera of any kind. Okay, so I’ve just been reminded that my cell phone gizmo has such a device, but having never used it I still qualify as a video […]

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Memory Lane

June 19, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Entertainment, Music, Publications

This article was originally published in the May/June 2015 edition of 60-Plus. The way Joe Taylor became “Mr. Memories” sounds a little like a scene from a movie. One afternoon in the spring of 1994, […]

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Iron Woman

June 4, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fitness, Health, Publications

This article originally published in May/June 2015 issue of 60-Plus. The Ironman Triathlon consists of a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike ride and a 26.2-mile run. Surely, one might think, such a feat of athleticism would […]

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Past Lives

May 28, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Religion

This article originally published in May/June 2015 edition of 60-Plus. When we research our genealogical histories, we sometimes find we’re related to some pretty interesting people, says Max Sparber, Research Specialist for the Douglas County […]

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Dr. Antoinette Turnquist

May 27, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Business, Leaders, Publications

This article originally published in May/June 2015 edition of 60-Plus. She’s been described as “Dynamite.” “Amazing.” “Unique.” “A Living Legend.” These are just some of the words Dr. Antoinette Turnquist’s former students use to describe […]


 
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