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Rainbows and Flags Throwdown

June 27, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Pick(s) of the Week—Thursday, June 27 to Sunday, June 30:  With so much Pride going on this weekend, it was impossible to pick just one event on the weekend of the […]

Train performs at Stir Cove

Omaha Caught the Train

June 26, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Web Exclusive

It’s an overcast Saturday evening in Council Bluffs, Iowa, and the smell of rain is in the air—and so is the excitement. The line to get inside Stir Cove’s concert area is so long, you […]

July/August 2019 Instagram

July/August 2019 Instagram

June 25, 2019 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine

These nine images are featured in our July/August issue. Click on the photos to view the contributors’ Instagram accounts. Include the hashtag #OmahaMagazine with your Instagram photos to be featured in the next issue of […]

Omaha Entertainment & Art Awards

Omaha Entertainment & Art Awards

June 24, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Web Exclusive

The Process The Omaha Entertainment & Arts Awards celebrate the stars of Omaha’s artistic communities. The awards are carefully cultivated and judged. The OEAA organization strives to recognize the wide variety of local visionaries in […]

Mark Kresl, Omaha Conservatory of Music

Cantoring the Praises of Omaha

June 21, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

At the Omaha Conservatory of Music, the modern history of music in Omaha is being written every day. Thousands of students take advantage of brand-new facilities as they study their musical instruments, attend music classes, […]

Monarch Butterfly Harvest Planting Native Gardens for Pollinators

Planting Native Gardens for Pollinators

Posted In: OmahaHome

Many beautiful homes have beautiful yards, and many beautiful yards have gardens. Breathtaking gardens look natural and maintained. One secret is low-maintenance plant selection. Scott Evans, horticulture program coordinator with the University of Nebraska—Lincoln Extension, […]

Angie Arkfeld's Villa feature A Villa of a Different Color

A Villa of a Different Color

Posted In: Lifestyle, OmahaHome

Angie Arkfeld says her builder’s style was traditional compared to her contemporary tastes. However, she liked the open template of a particular villa already underway, and she loved the neighborhood developing near 192nd and Pacific […]

Studious Artists local couple

Studious Artists

Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Dennis Wattier walks across his ocean-blue carpet to head downstairs to his basement studio. The retired industrial technology teacher shuts the door as the familiar smells of maple, walnut, and cherry woods envelop him. These […]

Bing Chen’s home garden Engaging Senses & Slowing Down

Engaging Senses & Slowing Down

Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Bing Chen, Ph.D., treats visitors to his home graciously, especially when those visitors are there to enjoy his garden. He even provides a walking path to his neighbors’ house for easy access to the trails […]

Photographer Jesse Attanasio, aka ONElapse Shooting the Stars

Shooting the Stars

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

It is rare for a person to see a shooting star, one that streaks across the night sky at just the right moment, right when one looks up. Photographer and filmmaker Jesse Attanasio, aka ONElapse, […]