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.


Rose Baker

January 20, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health, People

Rose Baker is a graduate of Monroe Elementary School. That’s not a typo. Monroe Elementary became Monroe Middle School in 1956. Baker doesn’t need much of an excuse to return to her alma mater. She’s [...]


Karen and Ron Baker

January 16, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Karen & Ron Baker had their first date on May 1st of last year. On October 4th, just four short months later, they were married. Crazy kids in love?  Impulsive, impetuous teenagers? You might think [...]


Enlarged Prostate

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health

Trouble urinating. Weak urine flow. Frequent urination or frequently getting up in the middle of the night. While many men chalk these symptoms up to “getting older,” they are often a sign of an enlarged [...]


Roger Holthaus

January 13, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Publications

Roger Holthaus was offered a summer job in 1960 as a park ranger in Wyoming. Several days later, a second letter arrived offering him a job in the Eisenhower White House.   The White House [...]


Faith, Friends, and Facebook

January 7, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Omaha Home, People, Publications

Popular singer-actress Camille Metoyer Moten is a fun-loving, free-spirited soldier of faith. That faith got tested starting with an April 2012 breast cancer diagnosis. After treatments and surgeries over two years she gratefully proclaims, “I [...]


An Omaha Christmas Story

December 23, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Places

When Bill Eustice first saw the movie A Christmas Story, he thought, “I’ve been there. That’s me.” Just like Ralphie in the classic holiday movie, Bill Eustice as a child was enthralled by a department [...]


Bikers With Bells

December 15, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People

Christmas means Salvation Army red kettles swinging, bells ringin…and volunteers in biker gear and Santa hats. Navy veteran Bob Swanson is one of the Salvation Army’s most faithful bell ringers. For 10 years, he has [...]


CPR Essentials

December 12, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Education, Health

According to the American Heart Association (AHA), for every minute a cardiac arrest victim goes without life-saving CPR and defibrillation, the chances of survival decreases 7 to 10 percent. Learning the basics of CPR is [...]


Are You Ready

December 4, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

Have everyday tasks become difficult for you? Do you feel afraid and anxious and aren’t sure why? Maybe it’s time to consider the big question you’ve been avoiding—an assisted living community. Some of the common [...]


Being Betty

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Betty Winther was named for her grandmother. Betty Chin got her name because it was easy for her Chinese immigrant father to pronounce. No matter—both are in the club. The Betty Club, that is. For [...]