October 23, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Food & Drink, Publications, Restaurants

When Indian Oven closed its doors for good in July 2014 after 30 years in business, fans of the establishment needed to venture outside the Old Market to get their hands on authentic naan, tandoori, […]

Long Grain Furniture

Posted In: Home, Hot Products, OmahaHome, Publications

A crack appears in the top of the table Todd McCollister is showing me; actually, a couple of thin, ragged splits show through, exposing tiny strips of light. Laid into each is a cross—a kind of […]


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

Beansmith Coffee Roasters’ immaculate bar still feels brand-new—it just opened this past spring—but its original wood floors, exposed brick, and some of the design details resonate of a much earlier era. The Old Market building […]

Where the Wild Things Are

Posted In: Encounter, Fashion, Publications, Style

Local designer and Omaha Fashion Week veteran Audio Helkuik is introducing a new line of leather accessories for the fall season. See more of Audi’s creations at etsy.com/shop/audiohelkuik. hair | Cory McGranahan, Victor Victoria makeup […]

Ten Minutes With Danzig

October 22, 2015 · Posted In: Entertainment, Music

Once revered as an infallible god of punk rock, Glenn Danzig has since descended into Millennial hell as a sort of living, breathing meme who, as it turns out, buys his own kitty litter. He’s […]

Kathy “Scout” Pettersen and Beverly Reicks

October 20, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Publications

One-time partners Kathy “Scout” Pettersen and Beverly Reicks share a home in Benson. As public opinion on same-sex marriage changed, they kept close tabs on the political debate. The morning of June 26, their lives […]

Never Get Involved With a Writer

Posted In: Entertainment, Humor, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Never… Ever… Never, never, get involved with a writer. Now, that is not to say that writers are not nice people.  Many of them are perfectly decent sorts, especially when they are sleeping.  It’s in […]


Posted In: Family, Parenting

In this issue we are taking inspiration from all things Wes Anderson! The masked characters on our cover were inspired by the strange, large painting hanging above the couch in the 2001 film The Royal Tenenbaums. […]

A Sight for Non-Seeing Eyes

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders, Publications

On the surface, it looks just like any other office or factory. As you enter Outlook Nebraska Inc. (ONI), you’re greeted by a friendly front desk attendant and led past a perfectly ordinary-looking workspace. Entering […]

Blackstone Royale

October 15, 2015 · Posted In: Midtown, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Publications

Rhonda and Wayne Stuberg’s home at 3708 Farnam Street needs little introduction. It’s “that” house, the grand stone home easily visible while driving down Dodge Street to the east towards Midtown Crossing, or to the […]