Valley Volunteer Fire/Rescue crew

Wading Through the Floodwaters of 2019

August 23, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

It was roughly 4 o’clock in the morning when I reported back to the command post that Valley was going to be considered flooded,” says Mike Wiekhorst, chief of the Valley Fire Department, about the […]

Jesse Neese at Nuclear INK

Seniors Gone Wild

June 17, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Health, Omaha Magazine

Lynn and Thom Sinnette, both in their 60s, received tattoos from Nuclear Ink tattoo artist Jesse Neese around five years ago. “I didn’t go in looking to have half of my chest done, but then […]

Eddie Morin of B&G Tasty Foods

The End of a Tasty Era

June 13, 2019 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

The fast-food industry has dwindled in quality over the past few decades. While the big players in the industry focused, and still focus, on cutting costs, Eddie Morin focused on keeping the “old-fashioned” fast-food business […]

Caitlin Little, A Little Disruption

A Little Disruption

May 22, 2019 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine

Caitlin Little is not a performer fueled by money or recognition. She doesn’t have any formal artistic training. But that hasn’t stopped her from cementing a position in Omaha’s local arts scene. Passion drives her […]

Heather and Jessica Hottman, Ed Getzlaff

The Hottman Sisters are on Fire

February 13, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine

One could argue that local band The Hottman Sisters has been around since Jessica and Heather Hottman first held jam sessions with their family as children. Nowadays, the band is composed of the sisters and […]

Gaming with Marcus Ross

May 6, 2018 · Posted In: Encounter, Lifestyle

Marcus Ross can frequently be found at Spielbound, one of Omaha’s hottest spots for board game enthusiasts. While Ross thoroughly enjoys board games, he’s not content just playing them—he also designs them. With three games […]

Eliminating The Impossible

March 28, 2018 · Posted In: Encounter, Lifestyle, Theatre

Zhomontee Watson first took the stage when she was a sophomore in high school. Completely new to the world of acting, her first director chose her to play the lead in The Princess and the […]

Viva la Gusto!

October 12, 2017 · Posted In: Chefs, Food & Drink, Restaurants

Roberto W. Meireles left Cuba when he was 14 years old. After years working as an engineer in Florida, he eventually found himself in charge of Omaha’s only Cuban restaurant, Gusto Cuban Café. Meireles’ journey […]

Obviously Omaha

May 25, 2017 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Recreation

Food and drink are an important part of summertime festivals and cultural events. Celebrations across Omaha’s diverse communities ensure a wide selection of new and interesting things to try. Here are a few options to […]

2017 May/June

May 1, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar

Passion & Obsession: From the Collection: Through May 6 at KANEKO, 1111 Jones St. This exhibit celebrates both the passion of the artist to create and the obsession of the connoisseurs who collect. Admission: free. 402-341-3800. […]