John Rogers

Two Couples, Two Eras, Two Galleries

June 17, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

George and Sarah Joslyn arrived in Omaha in 1880. Bob and Roberta Rogers arrived to the city in the late 1950s. Although the two couples were from different eras and never met, they both embraced […]

Jesse Neese at Nuclear INK

Seniors Gone Wild

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health, Omaha Magazine

Lynn and Thom Sinnette, both in their 60s, received tattoos from Nuclear Ink tattoo artist Jesse Neese around five years ago. “I didn’t go in looking to have half of my chest done, but then […]

Gala Image farm stand

July/August 2019 Giving Calendar

Posted In: Calendar, Giving, Giving Events, Omaha Magazine

Event times and details may change. Check with venue or event organizer to confirm. Aug. 18 (1:30-4 p.m.) Grow With Us Gala This gala to benefit City Sprouts features local gourmet chefs preparing signature dishes […]

Joe Cabral at GI Forum

Joe Cabral

June 13, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

The lunch crowd for Taco Thursday is thick and talkative. Booming laughter bounces from every corner of the GI Forum restaurant on south 20th Street. Working-class clientele, families, and the occasional white-collar professional fill this […]

Eddie Morin of B&G Tasty Foods

The End of a Tasty Era

Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

The fast-food industry has dwindled in quality over the past few decades. While the big players in the industry focused, and still focus, on cutting costs, Eddie Morin focused on keeping the “old-fashioned” fast-food business […]

Mercury Lounge

Raising the Bar

Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Reviews

For many event-goers heading to a concert, play, or other performance downtown, Mercury is a popular pick. The cocktail lounge at the corner of 16th and Harney streets draws pre- and post-show crowds, and it […]

Eateries As Art Galleries in Benson

Eateries as Art Galleries

Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

It’s not unusual, on a warm summer night, to see a line of people waiting to purchase a uniquely flavored ice-cream cone, such as Zen Blend Coffee, from Ted & Wally’s. But on the first […]

Otis Twelve | Ars Gratia Artis | Arts For Arts Sake | Omaha Magazine

Ars Gratia Artis

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion

“I don’t know art, but I know what I like.” That’s an old maxim that originated with Monty Python, or Archie Bunker, or Will Rogers, or Mark Twain, or North Carolina Sen. Jesse “liberals are […]

Father's Day June 2019

Father’s Day for All

Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, June 13:  Bring your four-legged friends to the Beer Paws Pup Crawl in Midtown Crossing for the dog-friendliest business crawl in Omaha. No dog? No problem! Dog parents and dog […]

Explore Calendar | July & August 2019 | Omaha Magazine Publication

July/August 2019 Explore Calendar

Posted In: Calendar, Explore!

For Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri Event times and details may change. Check with venue or event organizer to confirm. Nebraska Uncle Sam Jam! July 3 at Oak Lake Park, Lincoln. This is Lincoln’s official celebration of Independence Day, […]