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Downsizing?

December 31, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

When Cindy and Van Wrenn bought a four-bedroom, four-bathroom home in Omaha’s Seville neighborhood in 1998, they had three small boys and desired a larger home in a family-friendly area in the well-regarded Millard School […]

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Celebrating Family, Football and the Farm

December 19, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Nick and Jessica Wegener love to entertain on football game days, so when they built their 1½ story home in The Hamptons in Gretna, they decided to create the ideal hangout space for friends and […]

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Livin’ Large at The Barn

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: OmahaHome

Sand Creek Post & Beam of Wayne, Nebraska, provided the homeowner (who prefers to remain anonymous) with custom plans for the residence, built in 2015. Dwayne Lang, owner of Lang Enterprises of Papillion, was the […]

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Gibraltar: The Rock of Council Bluffs

April 25, 2019 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

Gordon Hitchcock is a self-proclaimed “old house geek,” and has been since childhood. “I subscribed to This Old House magazine when I was 13,” he admits. So, in 2013, when he went looking for an […]

Steven Zehr

Global Farming

March 14, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Leaders

Like many restless small-town kids, Steven Zehr set his sights on leaving rural life to explore something new after high school. Staying on the family farm in Fairbury, Illinois, to grow corn and soybeans, and […]

Sexual Justice Warrior

December 21, 2018 · Posted In: Health, Omaha Magazine, People

Sex videos are popular on the internet. Even academic ones. Just ask Dr. Sofia Jawed-Wessel, an associate professor at the University of Nebraska-Omaha’s School of Health & Kinesiology. Her 2016 TEDx talk has been viewed […]

Apartments for the Homeless

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Once a month, Tiffany Le Colst teaches RentWise, an eight-hour class that educates new renters about the responsibilities of being good tenants. “We go over scenarios that might come up and help clients decide how […]

If the Glass House Fits

September 12, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Midcentury modern was the look Jon and Jamie Jacobi were going for when they built their 1 ½ story home in The Prairies near 220th and Pacific streets last year. The couple appreciates the resurgent […]

Going to the Fair for 140+ Years

July 8, 2018 · Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine

4-H played a big part in Tracy Behnken’s youth. The Nebraska Extension educator, who grew up on a dairy farm near Bennington, showed dairy cattle and participated in horticulture and entomology competitions from the age […]

The Oracle of Omaha’s Edible Investments

April 29, 2018 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

Every spring, Berkshire Hathaway shareholders from around the globe convene in Omaha to hear the financial wisdom of legendary investors Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger. Shareholders also partake of some good grub. The annual Berkshire […]