Allie Baxter

August 29, 2013 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Nonprofit, Omaha Magazine, People

Since she was a little girl, Alexandra ‘Allie’ Baxter could be heard ringing bells next to The Salvation Army’s iconic red kettles during the holiday season, taking donations for those in need. Now, her relationship […]

Preparing to Overwinter Your Herbs

Posted In: Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

September and October can be some of the most rewarding months for a gardener. Plants are fully grown and pumping out as many fruits as they can before the first frost. It’s like they know […]

Choosing a Roofer

Posted In: Business, Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

As Dorothy said in The Wizard of Oz said, “There’s no place like home.” For most of us, our house is our most expensive investment, as well as our pride and joy. Therefore, when choosing […]

Antiques at Revival

Posted In: Business, Home, OmahaHome

Partners Joe and Amanda Johnson are committed to reviving history. Through their new antique shop, Antiques at Revival, they are attempting to do just that, one piece at a time. In June, they opened their […]

Farmers Market in the Fall

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Food & Drink, Lifestyle, Places

In 1994, Gene Sivard had an oversized garden with veggies to spare. The Old Market was having its first Farmers Market and was “begging for vendors.” Now, Sivard’s Gene’s Green Thumb has 14 acres, and […]

The Perfect Cuisine for El Día de los Muertos

Joe Shearer

August 28, 2013 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, People On the Rise

“I don’t hate on Nikon users,” photographer Joe Shearer declares. “I hope we can all get along. I’m pretty open-minded, but I’m going to blindly put my bias towards Canon because that’s all I’ve ever […]

Lighthouse Pizza

Cozily Chic

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

From the corner of her sunroom in the historic Mercer Hotel on 11th and Howard streets, Bonnie Leonhardt can see another of the six places she’s lived in downtown since 1985. “Houses scare me,” she […]

Grant Stanley

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Entrepreneurs, People On the Rise

Anyone familiar with his personal and business histories knows Grant Stanley is a natural-born entrepreneur. Stanley learned first-hand about his desire to be his own boss when he instinctively started his first business as an elementary school […]