High in the Sky

May 23, 2014 · Posted In: At Home, Downtown, Encounter, Home, Neighborhoods, Publications

It’s an incredibly foggy, somewhat rainy morning but nothing can damper the amazing view. Chris Nelson and Gabriel Gianes call home the Highline Building, located at about 22nd and Dodge. “I love this building because […]

Young Hero:

April 18, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily, Parenting, People, Young Hero

Klayton Hammer was born a fighter. His mother, Jennifer, had an emergency C-section after it was discovered that her son was going to be born breach. Just two weeks later, newborn Klayton had a temperature […]

The Tornetens’ Life in the Rows at SoMa

April 7, 2014 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Family, Home, People

Perhaps one of the most surprising things about living Downtown is just how similar it can be to living in the suburbs. “I wanted a garden. I’ve always been a big gardener,” Judi Torneten says […]

Powering Across the Finish Line

January 6, 2014 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Bellevue, Business

It was man versus machine. An epic competition of tug-o-war. A true test of physical and mental strength. An all-out battle to the finish line where everyone who competed was a winner. On May 18, […]

Caption Throw Down

August 26, 2013 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Entertainment, Entrepreneurs

It all started Christmas 2011. Ten siblings each brought a few old photographs to the Carta family holiday party upon the urging of sister Kathy Peters. Sibling Susan Kruse wasn’t sure what they would use […]

Storm Chasers’ Mighty Mascot

June 20, 2013 · Posted In: Entertainment, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Sports

Having a job that you love is the ideal. Luckily for Kevin Lake, he stumbled into his dream job five years ago at a job fair, and he’s never looked back. The interview process wasn’t […]

Brian Langbehn

February 25, 2013 · Posted In: Chefs, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

An accounting career wasn’t what Brian Langbehn, the executive chef at 801 Chophouse at the Paxton, had in mind when he graduated with a business degree, but that’s exactly what he took on. When the […]