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.


Keeping the Pace

July 21, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fitness, Health, Omaha Magazine, Publications

When not chasing after his 6-year-old pup named Lily, retired University of Nebraska-Omaha professor David Corbin is keeping things interesting. Following his 31 years teaching health education, Corbin has continued to maintain an active lifestyle [...]


Don’t Get Around Much Anymore?

July 16, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Publications

Peony Park closed 20 years ago. A wrecking ball followed shortly after to make way for a Hy-Vee grocery store. Arlene and Dave Beber don’t miss the roller coaster. And they don’t much think about [...]


Polio Panic of 1952

July 11, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health, People

The community was in a panic. People stayed inside their homes. They avoided movies, camping, vacations and swimming. Anywhere that polio might lurk. And when polio did strike the family… …“I was torn apart by [...]


Investing in You

June 20, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Publications, Uncategorized

From the time I was a child my parents instilled in me the importance of quality.  We were of little means, but my mother and father appreciated quality and understood its value as an investment. [...]


Pumpkinpalooza in May?


Vision Quest

June 3, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Two years ago, William Siert’s vision had degenerated so much he was forced to surrender his driver’s license. Within a year, macular degeneration in his eyes had made it impossible for him to read. “Life [...]


Crystal and Corned Beef

May 28, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Midtown, Neighborhoods, Publications

High-stakes meetings and stylish parties were held on the hotel’s top floor ballroom.  Lush rooftop gardens looked out over bustling Midtown Omaha. The elegant Blackstone Hotel towered over Midtown, even casting its name onto the [...]


Elaine Jabenis


Skating & Aging With Grace.

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

Mike Barwig is an early morning warrior, an ice dancer. It’s 6:30 a.m. and the 63-year-old man glides across the skating rink at Motto McLean Arena. Twig-like pre-teens and tiny high school queens flitter about [...]


Going Platinum