July/August 2017 Giving Calendar

July 7, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Giving Events

July 7 (7-10 p.m.) Ales for Tails Benefitting: Nebraska Humane Society Location: Bärchen —nehumanesociety.org July 8 (8-11 a.m.) 5K Superhero Run and Post Race Party Benefitting: CASA for Douglas County Location: Turner Park at Midtown […]

Fair Deal Village MarketPlace

July 6, 2017 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Entrepreneurs, North Omaha, Places

As a child, Terri Sanders visited the original Fair Deal Cafe on 24th Street with her father to eat breakfast or lunch, and experience a vibrant North Omaha. Sanders says the cafe, known from the […]

Stranger Things

Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Theatre

Jennifer Pool is doing her part to keep Omaha odd. “I do weird things with my costumes,” says Pool of her costume designs. “I definitely like to make them strange.” This affinity for the atypical […]

July/August 2017 Explore

Posted In: Calendar, Explore!

Nebraska The Good Living Tour July and August, various locations. The third-annual ambitious concert series, produced by Hear Nebraska, connects Nebraska talent to Nebraska towns, encouraging the growth of the state’s music industry. Concerts will […]

July 7-9 Weekend Picks

Posted In: Weekend Picks

PICK OF THE WEEK— Friday, July 7: It’s an Encounter magazine launch party this Friday and this time it’s at Joslyn Castle. Join us as we celebrate our July/August issue in our favorite way—with a dance […]

Ralston Fourth of July Volunteer

July 5, 2017 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Online Exclusive

Ralston, Omaha’s neighbor just south of Q Street, has a population of less than 7,300 for 364 days a year.  On Independence Day, the town’s Fourth of July celebration brings in approximately 40,000 people for […]

Where to Eat Now

July 4, 2017 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

Omaha is a foodie’s dream, but like a dream, the panorama is always changing. Omaha Magazine presents this special package as a guide to sampling the newest local offerings from the culinary scene. Many of […]

Baseball and Soul Food

July 3, 2017 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

When baseball still ruled as the national pastime, Omaha showcased the game’s still prevalent but loosening black-white divide. In 1947, the year Jackie Robinson broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier, the barnstorming Omaha Rockets began […]

An Authentic Skid Mark?

June 30, 2017 · Posted In: Encounter, Style

An art collaboration by Bill Sitzmann and Nicholas Wasserberger Design by Derek Joy Models Nicholas Wasserberger and Kaleigh Moynihan Kaleigh Moynihan’s An Authentic Skid Mark worn throughout With love to Zoe Kuhn, her brothers Ian […]

2017 July/August Family & More

Posted In: Calendar, Family & More

Farmers Markets Gardening season is open in Omaha, and those desiring to eat fresh produce without digging in the dirt themselves will find plenty of options around the area. Along with produce, shoppers will find […]


 
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