Contemporary Pub Fare

May 20, 2016 · Posted In: Encounter, Food & Drink, Publications, Restaurants, Reviews

Jackson Street Tavern offers contemporary American cuisine in a casual atmosphere. Chef and co-owner Deke Reichardt is hesitant to label it “fine dining.” He explained, “People have a lot of options in this neighborhood and city, […]

From Graffiti Artist to Multimedia Artist

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Some 20 or 25 years ago, Brian Tait would probably have been dismissed as a graffiti vandal and skateboard punk. Today, the established artist and family man is much harder to classify. “I’ve been called […]

Staying Safe on the Road

May 19, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Education, Family, Publications

Most drivers have been witness to fellow road warriors behaving badly. Whether they cut you off, didn’t use a blinker, sped around you, or some other dangerous offense—chances are you thought, “learn how to drive!” […]

Bound to the Past

May 17, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles, Publications

Just as it is with the heirlooms they handle, Lucy and Jim Gierhan’s Perfect Touch Binding is something of an antique itself. Despite existing in the digital age, the couple’s Plattsmouth business dwells in a […]

Our Forever Home

May 13, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Publications

The designing of this condo was 40 years in the making. The homeowners became friends with designer Marilyn Hansen in 1976, and began relying on her for advice on everything from furniture selection to roof […]

The Gillaspie Family

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

The satellite dish outside Mark and Dianne Gillaspie’s west Omaha home beams in more than movies; it lets them dial up their sons’ latest swings, scoops, and slides on the baseball diamond, a scenario many […]

Joseph Broghammer

Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle, Publications

It has been said that art imitates life. Joseph Broghammer’s art is based on his life, acting as a sort of diary that captures his minutes, his hours, and his days. Talking about the role […]

Neil Griess

Posted In: Art, Encounter, Lifestyle, Publications

Neil Griess felt like an alien. He immersed himself so deeply into his art that coming out of it felt unnatural. This feeling of being otherworldly, detached and yet painting reality, lasted for about three […]

Congestion, Headaches, and Sneezing

May 12, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

Marilyn Modlin was in her late 50s when the sniffles, congestion, and headaches began. She never suffered from allergies before, so she waited it out, hoping the symptoms would go away. But instead they got […]

The Divine

May 10, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Entrepreneurs, Publications

“I’m divinely happy where I am,” owner Sheila Christ says of her store’s new location. In fact, you could almost say her choice of location for her women’s and children’s apparel business, in the […]