Public Art Primer

June 20, 2013 · Posted In: Art, Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, Places

One thing never in short supply in this city of ours is public art. Downtown Omaha in particular has a vast collection of pieces—some you’ve surely seen and some that are tucked away. Keep your […]

Our Livestock Legacy

Posted In: Business, Food & Drink, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

Nothing screams “feed me!” like the smell of a thick, juicy steak sizzling on an outdoor grill. The aroma draws friends and neighbors to an informal, laid-back rite of summer: the backyard barbecue, now in […]

Beef Up Your Offer

Posted In: Finance & Real Estate, Home, OmahaHome

With home prices rising, potential buyers need to make their offer stand out. To help beef up your offer, here are five questions you should ask: Do I have a strong pre-approval letter? Get pre-approved […]


Posted In: Home, Lifestyle, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Places, West Omaha

Beautiful landscaping, nature at your doorstep, a state-of-the-art clubhouse and fitness center overlooking the serene pool…Sounds more like a dreamy vacation destination than a permanent residence. Waterford is a cozy neighborhood tucked away at the […]

Lessons in Transforming Lives

Posted In: Auto, Giving, Lifestyle, Nonprofit, Omaha Magazine, People

When a group of Omaha Home for Boys and Jacob’s Place residents helped put the finishing touches on a customized 1999 Harley Davidson motorcycle this May, they accomplished something bigger than themselves. As participants in […]

Iraq War Vet Jacob Hausman Battles PTSD and Finds Peace

Posted In: Health, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Growing up in Beatrice, Neb., Jacob “Jake” Hausman harbored a childhood dream of serving in the U.S. military. Both his grandfathers and an uncle served. He volunteered for the Army in 2002 and upon completing […]

Style and Substance

Posted In: Downtown, Fashion, Nonprofit, Omaha Magazine, Style

When Nick Hudson first helped found Omaha Fashion Week (OFW) back in 2008, he says some people thought it was a bit of a joke. Six years later, no one’s laughing. During the first year, […]

The Best of All Worlds

Posted In: At Home, Family, Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

Let’s dispense with the references to a certain ’70s sitcom right off the bat. Yes, Jennifer and Bryan Yannone are the parents of a blended family of six kids. Yes, Bryan is project director for […]

Calendar of Events: July/August 2013

Posted In: Calendar

We also have a “Summer Fun in Omaha” list with this summer’s big events. Go here to see that list. ART & MUSEUM EXHIBITS Nancy Lepo/Corey Broman at the Fred Simon Gallery Through July 12 […]

Obsessed With the Dress

Posted In: Business, Entertainment, Fashion, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

Listen up, drama queens…A new TV reality show, Obsessed With the Dress, airs this summer and takes place right here in Omaha. The location for the show, Winning Crown Boutique in Rockbrook Village, is a […]