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April 25, 2013 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, People, Recreation, Retirement

Fritz and Cheryl Steinhoff spent a lifetime teaching high school students, their longest tenure in Scribner, Neb. Fritz taught agriculture while Cheryl shared her talents as a music and piano teacher. They raised two sons. […]

There’s No Place Like Home

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Home, Lifestyle, Retirement

If you’ve spent time in the Midwest, you are no stranger to tornados. Many of us could share a story of “the Big One” or a storm we’ll never forget. Hopefully, with stories come memories […]

Verbal Gumbo

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

Felicia Webster’s voice produces chills up the spine. “And then he kiiiiissssssed me, and I melted. Like buttah.” Her friend, Michelle Troxclair, nods and waves a hand. “Mhm, girl, we know what that’s like.” This […]


Posted In: Art, Downtown, Encounter, Entertainment, Nonprofit

“I think there’s something about sharing a meal together that gets rid of a lot of nonsense,” says Brigitte McQueen, director of The Union for Contemporary Arts. “Those conversations are what bring us together. It […]

A Rockbrook Renovation

Posted In: At Home, Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

Imagine having a home you love, then finding a home you love even more. The new home has additional space and is in a great neighborhood that’s ideal for your growing family. In fact, you […]

Dr. Mike Sitorius

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fitness, Lifestyle, People, Retirement

As a family physician for 33 years, Dr. Mike Sitorius spends time stressing the importance of staying physically active to his patients. And while the doctor, 61, logs 60+ hours a week on the job, […]

Italian Contemporary in the SoMa Lofts

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

It was the Old Market specifically that sold Ros Mercio into moving to Omaha from Buffalo, N.Y. “It has a nice vibe and restaurants and art and culture,” she says. “It was just cool.” Mercio […]

Christian Gray

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

As director of inCOMMON, a nonprofit organization located at 13th and William streets, Christian Gray thrives on building relationships in the Omaha community. Growing up in the affluent suburbs of Orange County, Calif., Gray was […]

The Corner Creperie

Sam Mercer

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

Continental bon vivant Samuel Mercer, who passed away in early February, was not a typical Nebraskan. Though he grew up to become the Old Market’s undisputed godfather, he started life as the son of prominent […]