Emily Mwaja

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

Emily Mwaja places her hands on the bar, making sure her grip was is right. She plants her feet. It’s time. Time to set a new world record. Lifts of  264 lbs…286…293…and, finally 301 lbs.  […]

Nebraska Wine Tours

June 19, 2015 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

        An Omaha Magazine web exclusive published June 19, 2015. Nebraska is known for its corn and never ending plains, Omaha more specifically for its steaks, but Nebraska Wine Tours wants to […]

Turtle Power

October 21, 2014 · Posted In: Family, HerFamily

As fall arrives in Omaha there is much to get excited about. Pumpkin patches and haunted houses open for a screaming good time and, of course, costumes must be planned. Though there are costume shops […]

Lisa Tosone

Pla Too’s Thai Cuisine

September 18, 2014 · Posted In: Business, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, People, Restaurants

In a state covered in cattle and dominated by steakhouses, restaurants that serve quality fish may appear few and far between. But those who have eaten at Pla Too’s Thai know better. Chinna Pat, the […]

Ben Lueders

Sam Saintizaire

August 3, 2014 · Posted In: HerFamily, Young Hero

Covering the wall next to 17-year-old Sam Saintizaire’s bed is a collection of over 100 photos of friends and family smiling out from their 5×7 frames. For Saintizaire, putting a smile on people faces day […]

Mary Clare Sweet

July 28, 2014 · Posted In: Encounter, Fitness, Health, Publications, Uncategorized

The 8 a.m. hour may be a time when most are driving to work, still half asleep, yearning for a morning cup of Joe. But not Mary Clare Sweet. All smiles and energy, she welcomes […]

The Cottages

July 23, 2014 · Posted In: Encounter, Home, Neighborhoods, Publications, South Omaha

When newly engaged Ryan Ratigan and fiancé Khilah Butler decided that their downtown apartment wasn’t cutting it any more, most might assume a move out west was in order.  Not for these two. Butler happened […]

Keeping the Pace

July 21, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fitness, Health, Omaha Magazine, Publications

When not chasing after his 6-year-old pup named Lily, retired University of Nebraska-Omaha professor David Corbin is keeping things interesting. Following his 31 years teaching health education, Corbin has continued to maintain an active lifestyle […]