Studious Artists local couple

Studious Artists

June 21, 2019 · Posted In: At Home, OmahaHome

Dennis Wattier walks across his ocean-blue carpet to head downstairs to his basement studio. The retired industrial technology teacher shuts the door as the familiar smells of maple, walnut, and cherry woods envelop him. These […]

Haley LeClair

Motocross Girl Power

April 19, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Haley LeClair picks the path less traveled—the route with only a few tire ruts. The 14-year-old motocross rider’s gloved hand twists the handle of her Yamaha YZ125 dirt bike. She revs the engine. Four other […]

Natural Theatrics From left: Sam w/ Maya, John, Angie Senser

Natural Theatrics

March 6, 2019 · Posted In: Family, FamilyGuide

A toy chest with a gruesome clown face on the front creaks open. A collective gasp escapes the crowd of onlookers. A single red helium balloon drifts out. Children scream as two luminescent hands appear over […]

Steve Hogan II of Hogan's Heroes

A Legacy of Hogan’s Junior Golf Heroes

February 14, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Steve Hogan II could have pitched the golf ball, but instead clutched his 6-iron for an attempt back on the fairway at the Riverside Golf Club. He glanced at the small narrow window through the […]

Company Parties in the Modern Era

Company Parties in the Modern Era

January 22, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

In the fictional world of AMC’s hit television show Mad Men, the parties are a politically incorrect spectacle. “We have gifts, girls, and games,” office manager Joan Holloway says. Liquor flows until the employees can […]

Head shot Dr. Lydia Kang in lab coat with stethoscope

A Literary Prescription for Success

December 19, 2018 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

Dr. Lydia Kang glanced at her ringing phone. It was her literary agent (who typically emailed). The unexpected phone call delivered some shocking news. “We have a preemptive offer from Penguin,” the agent said. Kang jumped […]

Pretty in Pink

November 21, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business

Nancy Osborn drops the pedal and rolls down the freeway in her pink Cadillac. Osborn, along with her sister, have the wind against their backs as they cruise to Aretha Franklin’s funeral. The radio plays […]

Seeking Darkness in the Woods

October 31, 2018 · Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine, Places

Touring Hummel Park with Midwest Paranormal History Tours story by Lisa Lukecart Jamie Nestroyl walks up the short stone steps in the middle of the “Devil’s Punchbowl” at Hummel Park. The wind rips through the […]

Have you Herd of the Goat Yoga Craze?

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: Health, Omaha Magazine, People

Megan Roth sits cross-legged on her mat in black shorts, a white tank, and a blue baseball hat with the words “Live Simply” etched into the front. “We know why you are here and it’s […]

Gary Pettit’s Wild Kingdom

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Gary Pettit rolled toward New Orleans with one pressing concern on his mind. The cats.  The hurricane had made landfall weeks prior, but New Orleans remained devastated with access […]