Nicole Bianchi

Being Brave

November 21, 2019 · Posted In: Business, Leaders

“Why wouldn’t you go start the business you want?” Nicole Bianchi said. She credits that question, posed by her husband nearly seven years ago, as a life-changing moment. She earned a degree in human resources […]

Valerie Calderon of Gallup

Helping Students Achieve Success On the Job and Off

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Valerie Calderon has spent the last decade working as a senior consultant at Gallup, an analytics and advice firm that uses research data to help organizations solve problems and develop strategies. Her work involves directing […]

lighted building in Minden Nebraska

Meet Minden

November 4, 2019 · Posted In: Destinations, Omaha Magazine

The winter months bring more than a flurry of festivities to Minden, a magical Midwestern town known as “Nebraska’s Christmas City.” Those whose travel plans don’t include eight reindeer and a trip to the North […]

Halloween-neighborhoods

Best Neighborhoods for Trick-or-Treating

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places

October is a month of fang-tastic fun for those who enjoy wearing creepy costumes, exploring haunted houses, and participating in old-fashioned trick-or-treating. With Halloween right around the corner, many parents have the tricky task of […]

Richard Chung at his studio

Clay in the Classroom

August 19, 2019 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

Walk into the center of artist Rich Chung’s studio, and suddenly you’re a giant in the middle of a stadium. Hundreds of miniature ceramic faces, handcrafted and in multicolored hues, look out from every side […]

Flanagan Lake Gives Omaha a Place to Grow

Flanagan Lake Gives Omaha a Place to Grow

June 11, 2019 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

Tops of trees sprout from the water in a neat row down the center of Flanagan Lake, a new public park situated in northwest Omaha. What was once farmland divided among 17 separate owners has […]

Dundee Dell Fried Pickles

What’s the Dill with Fried Pickles?

May 20, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places

Looking for a deliciously tart, curiously crunchy, and simultaneously sweet summertime snack? Look no further than the deep-fried pickle. This dish has southern roots, with the first known fried pickle recipe dating to the early […]

Omaha mountain bike trails

Local Mountain Biking: Single-Track Trails in Omaha

April 22, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places

The Omaha metro is home to many excellent mountain bike trails. Whether you’re a beginner or veteran of single-track traces, there’s something for all experience levels. Grab your helmet and don’t forget to B.Y.O.B (bring […]

Best Bloody Marys in Omaha

You Say “Tomato,” I Say “Bloody Mary”

February 28, 2019 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

What other cocktail can cure hangovers, give you your daily fill of veggies (tomato juice counts as a vegetable, right?), and is socially acceptable to drink at any hour? Bloody marys have been the go-to […]

2019 OEAA Winners Announced

2019 OEAA Winners Announced

January 28, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Web Exclusive

The 13th Annual Omaha Entertainment & Arts Awards celebrated another year of prosperity and dedication to the arts last night, Jan. 27, at the Slowdown. View Omaha Magazine’s livestream of the awards on Facebook (click here). […]