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The Sloans’ Thriving Reef

April 25, 2019 · Posted In: Home Improvement, OmahaHome

Drive past the Sloan residence in Elkhorn and—if your eyes catch a glimpse of the front window, especially in the evening hours—there is a good chance you’ll slow your vehicle or feel compelled to stop […]

Julie Humphrey | Omaha Public Library Reading Program

Julie Humphrey

March 8, 2019 · Posted In: FamilyGuide, People

Julie Humphrey started her career path at age 14 in South Dakota. “I had to volunteer as an assignment for a class. I figured I loved libraries and I loved reading, so I volunteered at […]

Jennifer Bromm at home in Gretna, sitting around kitchen table with her family. From left: Jason (her husband), Chuck Arbaugh (her father), Jennifer with her daughter Bailey, and Cindy Arbaugh (her mother)

Holiday Greetings from a Farmhouse in Gretna, Japan

February 22, 2019 · Posted In: At Home, Home

Gretna native Jennifer Bromm has endured a whirlwind of assignments since joining the Army in 2013. After spending a year in South Korea, she spent three years in Germany and then moved on to Camp […]

Kristen Macdissi with paddleboard

Way, Way Offshore

February 13, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Recreation

Kristen Macdissi knows it isn’t easy being a thalassophile (a lover of the sea) in a state that “doesn’t coast.” It’s not the least of her afflictions, though. Macdissi’s love for mountains compelled her to […]

Cake and Destroy’s Elise Fertwagner

Cake and Destroy’s Elise Fertwagner

Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, People

Elise Fertwagner is a bit of a disrupter in the world of artistic baking, particularly in the Omaha area where she is an active member of the pop-up cuisine community (which seems to be rising […]

Chef Patrick Micheels | Dry-Aged Innovation | Omaha Magazine

Chef Patrick Micheels

January 3, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Restaurants

It’s not easy to stay humble when everyone keeps talking about how great you are. But Patrick Micheels manages to steer nearly every compliment right back to other people. “I have a team in the […]

Quail Hollow: Where Everybody Knows Your Name

December 28, 2018 · Posted In: At Home, Home, Neighborhoods

Located not far from Lake Zorinsky, Quail Hollow has streets lined with tidy homes occupied by retirees and young families. Quail Hollow residents not only know their neighbors, they also like to spend time with […]

The Evolution of Kaylah Lalonde

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

Kaylah Lalonde describes roller derby as a football game on roller skates combined with full-contact chess. In other words, there’s aggressive physical contact but players also must think and strategize quickly throughout the game. Thinking […]

Ling’s Namesake in West Omaha

November 12, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Restaurants

Kim Ling, proprietor of Ling’s Asian Cuisine, has a difficult time staying away from the restaurant business.  After successfully running China Road in Bellevue for 27 years with her family, Kim decided the time had […]

Goodbye, Mother India

September 14, 2018 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Web Exclusive

Mother India Restaurant is permanently closing this weekend. Saturday, Sept. 15, will be the restaurant’s last day of business, says Preethi D’Souza. The restaurant is open noon-2 p.m. and 5-9 p.m on its final day. […]