The Piitt

September 4, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Home, Home Improvement, Publications

This article appears in September/October 2015 Encounter. Lindsay Piittmann did not see white picket fences and clean, open floor plans when she initially viewed her house. “When I first brought her here to introduce her […]

Britny Cordera Doane

July 10, 2015 · Posted In: Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Publications

This article appears in July/August 2015 The Encounter. You may have seen Britny Cordera Doane sitting with her typewriter on Howard Street in the Old Market. The “Old Market Poet” is a common sight, typing […]

Wading Through the Floodwaters

July 2, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Finance, Health, Publications

Article originally appears in July/August 2015 60-Plus. Commie Schaben’s 82-year-old father, Ed, is a Korean War veteran who served at Virginia Beach. He survived horrors untold, but last year, he almost died after his small intestine […]

Iron Woman

June 4, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Fitness, Health, Publications

This article originally published in May/June 2015 issue of 60-Plus. The Ironman Triathlon consists of a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike ride and a 26.2-mile run. Surely, one might think, such a feat of athleticism would […]

Past Lives

May 28, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Publications, Religion

This article originally published in May/June 2015 edition of 60-Plus. When we research our genealogical histories, we sometimes find we’re related to some pretty interesting people, says Max Sparber, Research Specialist for the Douglas County […]