Eat Fit Go

August 26, 2016 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Business Profiles, Publications

Fast-casual restaurant chains, such as Panera Bread and Chipotle, have gained market share in recent years. They offer fresher fare than traditional fast food joints, but maintain the speed and convenience of counter service. Omaha-based […]

Marisa Miakonda Cummings

Marisa Miakonda Cummings

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

I would like to begin by introducing myself. My English name is Marisa Cummings. My Omaha or Umoⁿhoⁿ name is Miakonda or Moon Power. I was given my Buffalo Tail Clan name by my great-grandmother, […]


Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Humor, Publications

Rat Terrier. Hates cats. Free. When Joe Horejsi saw this ad in the Thrifty Nickel, he could never had anticipated the impact it would have on his personal and professional life. Horejsi is the owner […]

Lowbrow Pop Culture Maven

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

If it wasn’t for Bugs Bunny, Ren and Stimpy, or Johnny Bravo, we may never have gotten to know Dan Crane, artist extraordinaire. One of Omaha’s rising contemporary creators, Crane credits his formative years watching […]

A Home for Husker Healing

Posted In: Entertainment, Home, Sports

Nebraska football fans’ nationally recognized devotion to their team—the “Sea of Red” spilling from Memorial Stadium throughout downtown Lincoln on game days, and the subsisting pride of the `90s glory days—is epitomized by Tait Rief […]

Omaha Tourism Trivia

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Opinion, Publications

With the College World Series and U.S. Olympic Swim Trials in the city this past summer, out-of-town visitors were front and center, but do you know how many out-of-towners visit Omaha during a typical year? […]

Half-Monkey Pose

Posted In: FamilyGuide, Fitness, Health, Publications

Half Monkey pose stretches and strengthens the hamstrings, hips, lower back, and calves. It also tones the leg muscles and increases blood circulation in the hamstrings and hips. FamilyGuide Begin in downward-facing dog (by making an […]

Gurdon Wattles and the Streetcar Riots of 1909

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

It is difficult to imagine Omaha’s once-bustling streetcar system. Scarce evidence remains: There are alleys downtown paved in brick with rail lines running down them, and some old buildings that were once car barns, but […]

Mayhew Cabin

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

To speak in archetypal clichés—without knowing where you came from, it can be difficult to understand where you are going. Nestled just south of Omaha in Nebraska City lies a piece of history that offers […]

A Lesson in Lifelong Learning

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

Robert S. Runyon, posing in an austere-looking suit and tie, gazes down upon patrons from his portrait in the University of Nebraska at Omaha library. In contrast, the flesh and blood version introduces himself as […]