Christi Clark

August 25, 2012 · Posted In: Beauty, Fashion, Omaha Magazine, People, Style

Not only does Omaha Magazine Style Shot Christi Clark, 44, look great, but she makes a living helping others look and feel great about themselves, too. Clark is a colorist who worked in Los Angeles, […]

The Acoustic Gangster

August 20, 2012 · Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Music, People

When musician Brian Alexander first arrived in Omaha, he decided on a big approach to introduce himself to the local music scene. Alexander, who also goes by “the Acoustic Gangster,” plastered his image across three […]

Steve Gordon

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Entrepreneurs, People, Style

Designer Steve Gordon’s urbanized sense for what’s in-vogue permeates his lifestyle and RDQLUS Creative signature work. He indulges a love for hip hop, sneakers, and bikes. He provides brand development, identity design, and creative direction […]

In Memoriam: George Eisenberg

Posted In: Business, Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, People

The late George Eisenberg, 88, appreciated the historic Old Market the way few people do because of his many relationships to it. His experience encompassed the Market’s life as a wholesale produce center and eventual […]

The Magnetts’ Dunsany Flats Condo

Posted In: At Home, Downtown, Encounter, Home, People

Charlie and Sherri Magnett were driving through Omaha’s Little Italy neighborhood when they spotted the vintage Dunsany Flats building near 10th and Pierce streets. It was built in 1901 to house railroad workers. They found their […]

The Blues Reign at Havana Garage

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Entertainment, Music, Nightlife

Thanks to the island atmosphere (think moody Rat Pack, not kitschy Cheeseburger in Paradise), guests at the Havana Garage are swept away to a more sophisticated era when jazz and the blues were kings in […]

Michael Jones McKean’s Rainbow

Posted In: Art, Downtown, Encounter, Galleries & Museums, People

Try to catch a rainbow. Michael Jones McKean pursued this alluring and evanescent image for 10 years before “unveiling” The Rainbow: Certain Principles of Light and Shapes Between Forms at the Bemis Center for Contemporary […]

Blatt Beer & Table

August 17, 2012 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Food & Drink, Places, Restaurants

With a sprawling beer list and a food menu designed to complement the brews, it’s easy for pub grub fans and craft beer connoisseurs to hit a home run at Blatt Beer & Table. Named […]

Silver of Oz

August 16, 2012 · Posted In: Art, Business, Omaha Magazine, People, Places, West Omaha

Welcome to Silver of Oz, a handcrafted silver jewelry shop owned and operated by jewelry designer Levent Oz. (At the time of this interview, the store was located in Benson. It has since relocated to […]