Casual Contemporary Home & Lifestyle

August 30, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

A young family called the design firm, Ellen Pandorf Interior Design, to help design and furnish their new home in a western development. They wanted something elegant and ideal for entertaining friends and family, yet […]

Morton Meadows

Posted In: Home, Lifestyle, Midtown, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Places

The buttery smell of popcorn hits the same time a wave of warm air does. Coaches, players, and spectators shuffle down tiled stairs to the semi-subterranean gym. It’s the same oversized subway tile that lines […]

Sarah Joslyn

Posted In: Art, Downtown, Galleries & Museums, Omaha Magazine, People

Sarah and George Joslyn came to Omaha for the same reasons people do today—job opportunities. Originally from Vermont, they arrived here in 1880. George earned $18 per week as manager of the Western Newspaper Union […]

The Church of Tomorrow

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

Nicholas Wasserberger and Mark Steffan are almost, well, In Real Life meme generators. “We really feel that immersing people in an artificial environment, in a bubble, in a world, is amazing,” Wasserberger says. “We want […]

Sharon Hyer

August 29, 2013 · Posted In: Beauty, Fashion, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Style

When it comes to her work attire, Sharon Hyer, 53, is strictly business. But in no way does this mean the 20-year financial services veteran is ‘bearish’ on style. “My office style is traditional,” says […]

The People Behind the Curtain

Posted In: Entertainment, Giving, Omaha Magazine, People

Considering that the theme of this year’s Ak-Sar-Ben Coronation and Scholarship Ball is “On the Golden Road,” a nod to The Wizard of Oz, perhaps it’s time we did pay attention to that man behind […]

DIY How-To: Window Shutter Wall Art

Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

Decorative window shutters create a great focal point in any room and work perfectly to fill a large, open wall that needs a little something. And the more aged and unique, the better! Take an old […]

Installing an Outdoor Fireplace

Posted In: Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

One of the fastest growing backyard trends is an outdoor fireplace. When deciding to install your own, one of your first choices is to select the fuel type. Will it be a wood-burning unit, or […]

Jeremy Glasser’s Concrete Countertops

Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

Replacing the old tile kitchen countertops of his Morton Meadows home had been on Jeremy Glasser’s to-do list since moving into the house in 2008. When a break between jobs afforded him a bit of […]

Mafiosi and Madams

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

An insignificant river town doesn’t grow up to be a thriving metropolis without producing its share of unsavory types. Villainous characters and shady stories abound in Omaha, especially in its early days, where men are […]