Handmade & Luxurious

November 5, 2019 · Posted In: DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

Sarah Parys is the one-woman entrepreneur behind East Parlor, an online vendor of handwoven home goods and accessories. She’s a weaver based in Omaha with an eye for simple, classic looks and stylish color combinations. […]

Illustration of woman playing cello on red background

Nebraska Medical Orchestra

December 20, 2018 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine, People

On a cold night in November, musicians in a new orchestra gather in a classroom at the Strauss Performing Arts Center. They are rehearsing the recognizable march from The Nutcracker. Only, in the song’s first […]

The Devil is in the Detail

October 13, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

When Jenny Gradowski drives up to her home each evening, she says the scene still gives her pause. “This is my home,” she says with awe.  Gradowski and Joe Pittack live in a spacious white […]

The Evolution of Omaha Farmers Market

August 1, 2018 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Food & Drink, Lifestyle

It’s 8:30 a.m. and shoppers are standing by the Ed Welchert Produce stall in Aksarben Village on any given Sunday in the summer. The Omaha Farmers Market won’t open for another 30 minutes, giving Donna […]

Ultramarathoner Kaci Lickteig

May 24, 2018 · Posted In: Fitness, Health, Omaha Magazine

There are runners. There are ultrarunners. And then there’s Kaci Lickteig. Nicknamed “the Pixie Ninja” by her friends, Lickteig has earned her place among the most competitive ultrarunners in the world. Ultrarunning is the sport […]

Rose-Colored Glasses and Sweaters

January 22, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, People On the Rise

If a mobile business worked for tacos and sliders, why can’t it work for clothing? In less than a year, Jill Dudzinski has made a name for herself launching Hello Ruby Mobile Boutique in Omaha. […]

Powered by Effective Design

January 19, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, In the Office

The open office space of Oxide Design Co. has all the hallmarks of being inhabited by creative types: LEGO designs are the first thing you see when you peek inside the design and branding firm’s […]

Sax with Ed Archibald

January 17, 2018 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine, People

Fresh out of Technical High School, Ed Archibald and his bandmates had dreams of becoming the next Commodores. Then life happened. Jobs. Marriage. Kids. The dream and Archibald’s saxophone were tucked away. It took a […]

The Pamphleteer

December 12, 2017 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha

Colleen Ramsey has always written what she knows: love, adoption, grief, and—more recently—aging. “I have to feel something,” Ramsey says. “I have to have some emotion connected with it.” At 85, Ramsey has self-published more […]

Mary Zicafoose

October 4, 2017 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

The story of Mary Zicafoose—and her “Hope & Healing” tapestries—is one of unwavering focus, intensity, family tragedy, and a simple red scarf. The world-renowned weaver’s two tapestries, each measuring 12 feet long and more than […]