Video Vacation

March 3, 2016 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Django Greenblatt-Seay has made 133 music videos, but never for any of his own bands. That changed in mid-December when his quartet, Gramps, released a self-titled debut recording, a four-song EP that coincided with the […]

Unblemished Beauty

January 22, 2016 · Posted In: Midtown, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Publications

In this continuing series of exploring architectural styles, we’ve covered such diverse genres as Jacobethan Revival, Art Deco, and Victorian, but deciding what the heck to call a home has never been much of an […]

Rock & Roll Family

December 30, 2015 · Posted In: Fashion, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Style

Were earplugs on the baby gift registry when Townes Norman was in the womb? Here he is with parents Andrew and Angie, co-founders of Hear Nebraska, the cultural nonprofit organization that cultivates Nebraska’s vibrant music […]

Forever and Always

December 22, 2015 · Posted In: Fashion, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Style

Since 1968, one of the advertising world’s most famous campaigns has posed the simple question “What Becomes a Legend Most?” Generations of iconic women from Marlene Dietrich, Audrey Hepburn, and Brigitte Bardot to Elizabeth Hurley, […]

Taking Off the Training Wheels

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

The old adage about never forgetting after learning how to ride a bike is pure hokum, and this grandpa is living proof. On a camping trip this fall with grandsons Barrett (4) and Easton (5), […]

Symone Sanders’ Iowa Odyssey

December 18, 2015 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Symone Sanders’ childhood dream never came true. As a young girl Sanders created an alter ego, that of an intrepid news professional she named Donna Burns. She would grab a spoon as a microphone and […]

Old in Omaha

November 24, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Retirement

The long-gone Omaha of an earlier millennia is loaded with memories. And sideburns. And Easy Bake Ovens. It was a time when no presidential campaign would be complete without Paul Lynde making a valiant run […]

The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

November 5, 2015 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome, Publications

The first thing you notice when entering the Metcalfe Park-area home of Andrea and Brian Kelly is that which is missing. The most common architectural element found in the brick, Tudor-inspired homes that dominate the […]

Castle in the Woods

November 3, 2015 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications

Henry David Thoreau had Walden Pond. Yogi and Boo-Boo had Jellystone Park. Mary and Alex Graeve have Hitchcock Nature Center. Their backyard is the 1,270-acre preserve located just five miles north of Crescent, Iowa. Mary […]

Order From Chaos

October 2, 2015 · Posted In: Fashion, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Style

Just like the jumble of vintage chairs in the accompanying photo, the eclectic, mishmash sensibilities of Brandon Beed and Nick Huff prove that it takes a certain…something to have the power to coax order from […]