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Swiping Right Back Into the Dating Game

March 2, 2020 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

Allen Regier, 67, arrived early to pick the perfect booth at Stokes Grill and Bar. Regier recognized his date from photos as she entered the establishment. Peggy Serefko, 61, dressed in black pants, a white […]

Lassley's grandkids Madeline and Ace

Fantastical Journeys & Where to Find Them:

February 28, 2020 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

A 3D paper airplane sails across an ashen New York skyline. The Statue of Liberty is a voluptuous woman with a contemptuous look plastered on her face. Her golden garter belt gleams on one thick […]

Jeremy Estill, maker

A Jeremy of All Trades

December 31, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

“I hate being contricted. I love being free,” said Omahan Jeremy Estill. Estill designs furniture for Roost Midwest Modern as a side gig out of downtown public wood-working shop Bench. He approaches the wood like […]

Christmas Caravan Comes Home

November 5, 2019 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, West Omaha

On a humid August afternoon, among autumn decor and the scent of pumpkin spice wafting through her home, Mary Beth Harrold, 70, sat with her crew at the kitchen table plotting Christmas. The holidays arrive […]

Emma Carlson

Innovating in Science

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

Emma Carlson sips her blackberry lemonade and tucks a stray strawberry blonde strand behind her ear. A smattering of freckles dust her nose, making her appear more like a freshman in high school than a […]

Sally Nellson Barrett

Inside the Mind Behind Nebraska Loves Public Schools

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

On a TV screen, a middle-school girl rests her fist on her cheek. Her red hoodie contrasts with her black painted nails. A camera zooms in on her blue eyes fringed by long lashes darkened […]

Lacey Studnicka

Multi-Impact Organizations Spread Love for the Community

August 26, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

One day equals 24 hours; 1,440 minutes; 86,400 seconds. For a multi-impact organization, one day often means millions. A multi-impact organization is one that serves as a connector to work with donors and nonprofits. They […]

George Perlebach and his tugboat

The Sluggish Pelican Swoops Down on Nebraska

July 25, 2019 · Posted In: B2B Magazine

A group of seven men affectionately known as The Havana Mafia drink, smoke cigars, and solve the world’s problems on Thursday afternoons at Havana Garage in the Old Market. Picture this scenario: on one Thursday […]

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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 […]