The Entertainer

June 30, 2016 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Entertainment, Music, Publications

Young Derek Ventura could usually be found spellbound in front of the radio. Mesmerized by crooner kings and R&B queens, music so enlivened him that he never really decided what to do with his life, […]

Obviously Omaha

June 29, 2016 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

APPRECIATE Omaha’s Czech community will lose a cornerstone of culinary heritage with the shuttering of the Bohemian Cafe (1406 S. 13th St.) scheduled for September. Enjoy dining on their signature plum dumplings, svickova, goulash, hasenpfeffer, […]

Olympic Swim Trials

June 28, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders, Publications

The U.S. Olympic swim team trials officially take place over a period of eight days, from June 26 through July 3, but preparations for the massive event close down the entire CenturyLink Center to the […]

Engendering Identity

June 23, 2016 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

An often-marginalized demographic is finding its voice. Transgender people—estimated at one-fifth of one percent of the total U.S. population—have been thrust into the national spotlight amid the political firestorm following the introduction of North Carolina’s […]

Fibers Rooted in Nebraska

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, OmahaHome, Publications

The world-renowned fiber artist Sheila Hicks never forgot that she started in Nebraska. “Why am I coming to Nebraska?” says the Hastings native. “I’m coming because I owe it to Nebraska. It gave me so […]

Tracking the Controversy

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

America’s culture war has entered the most private of public spaces. Enactment of North Carolina’s so-called bathroom bill—House Bill 2 (HB2), aka the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act—corresponded to a rash of similar proposals […]

Kellogg Place

Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Sports

Nonconformity is at home at Kellogg Place. The bustling, brick, glass-fronted space at 24th and Harney streets hosts three separate business operations that buck the status quo. Muglife Coffee Roastery, Greenstreet Cycles, and Wag pet […]

Doug Strain

Posted In: Encounter, Fitness, Health, Publications

Nestled in the leafy upper levels of the Old Market Passageway, tucked in the conjoining rooms of a former yoga studio, you’ll find the cozy abode of Aether & Epsom, a massage therapy studio and […]

Matthias Jeske

Argent Jewelry

June 21, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles, Publications

Matt Powell of Perspective Jewelry freely admits he didn’t purposefully or strategically branch out his fine jewelry business into a new genre. He was, however, quick to recognize its potential. “The sports stuff is something […]