The Encounter is a bi-monthly magazine dedicated to Downtown Omaha (the Old Market, NoDo, and SoDo) and Midtown. Unique entertainment, exciting cuisine, and the latest activities from the movers and shakers of this ambitious, artistic community are all showcased with fun copy and beautiful photography. Step into the nearest downtown coffeeshop or neighborhood bistro to pick up the latest issue.

For questions about editorial, contact The Encounter editor Daisy Hutzell-Rodman.

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The Object Enthusiast

June 26, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

This article appears in May/June 2015 The Encounter. For artists dreaming of making a living from art, Emily Reinhardt’s life must seem like the ultimate fantasy. Every day, the 26-year-old turns down high-end retailers and […]

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It’s Just Rock and Roll

June 20, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

This article was printed in the May/June 2015 issue of The Encounter. On March 3, 2015, Omaha rock band Twinsmith performed a blistering set to an attentive audience of five in Columbus, Ohio. A week […]

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Kat Fackler

June 12, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

This article originally published in the May/June 2015 edition of The Encounter. No artistic director. No rehearsal director. No rules. The women of Tbd never meant to upend tradition. But when the renegade collective of […]

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Western League Park

June 5, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

This article originally published in May/June 2015 edition of The Encounter. Steve Rosenblatt likes to drive by the 15th and Vinton streets area and visualize the neighborhood as it was a century ago. A ballpark […]

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Weekends are for Waffles

May 29, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

This article was originally published in May/June 2015 edition of The Encounter. In a society were the graphic tee is king, it’s only natural to spot one reading Weekends are for Waffles. Even with the […]

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Boys Just Want To Have Fun

May 20, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

This fashion spread appeared in The Encounter May/June 2015 edition.

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New Beginnings on Park Avenue

May 8, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

It wasn’t until Dave Wingert was in his 20s that he learned, that, like himself, his father had been an actor and radio personality. And it wasn’t until that time that he learned the full […]

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Overland Sheepskin Co.

May 4, 2015 · Posted In: Publications, The Encounter

This article appeared in The Encounter May/June 2015 issue. As a boy in the late 1930s, Jerry Leahy rode with his father from their home in southeastern Nebraska to downtown Omaha’s fruit and vegetable market.  His father owned […]

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Marilyn Coffey

Posted In: People, Publications, The Encounter

Article originally published in The Encounter May/June 2015 edition. Somewhere along the continuum of every poem and scrap of prose that ever was and ever will be, Marilyn Coffey’s canon hovers quietly like a fleck […]

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Going Native

April 30, 2015 · Posted In: Music, Nightlife, Publications, The Encounter

From fine dining to apartment living, craft cocktails to art openings, the cultural and economic boom of the Old Market has resounded across the region. However, this resurgence nearly went without a soundtrack. While over […]


 
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