high school students, Bellevue Public Schools

A Culture of Excellence

March 12, 2020 · Posted In: Bellevue, Education, FamilyGuide

The child of an active-duty military member moves between six and nine times over the course of their education. That means they attend six to nine different schools—making and leaving six to nine different groups […]

kitchen island in remodeled Dundee home

Good Bones & Great Memories

February 28, 2020 · Posted In: Dundee, OmahaHome

The story goes that a lovely woman went to a house party in Dundee in 1979. It was at this party where she met the homeowner, who would become her future husband. The couple lived […]

snowy car crash

Worst Winter Driving Spots

December 31, 2019 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, Omaha Magazine

Winter in the Midwest can be a feast for the senses: the comforting taste of hot cocoa by a warm fireplace, the sight of fresh snow on evergreen trees as picturesque as a Bob Ross […]

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 […]

The 808

Posted In: Central Omaha, Home, OmahaHome

There are certain houses that seem to hold within them an unusual power of gravity. The homes that, for generations, maintain the ability to attract, to pull family and friends together, even as they pass […]

Kaedyn Odermann at Millard West

Kaedyn Odermann

October 29, 2019 · Posted In: Millard, Omaha Magazine, Sports

Kaedyn Odermann is at home between the lines. 53 ⅓ wide and 120 yards long. Sideline to sideline, goalpost to goalpost. The aforementioned 120 wasn’t a typo, either. Because, when you talk about a wide […]

Minne Lusa neighborhood from above

Still Shining a Century On

August 23, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

Tucked in neatly between Florence and Miller Park, coming into the historic Minne Lusa neighborhood for the first time is like discovering a hidden compartment in your grandmother’s vanity, secreting away gems and mementos of […]

Blackstone Hotel outside remodel

Bringing Back the Glory Days

Posted In: Midtown, Omaha Magazine, OmahaHome

Omaha has a bit of Chicago flair and New York taste in one midtown location. That location is built of steel, covered in brick, and features terra cotta details. The Blackstone Hotel was the design […]

Flanagan Lake Gives Omaha a Place to Grow

Flanagan Lake Gives Omaha a Place to Grow

June 11, 2019 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

Tops of trees sprout from the water in a neat row down the center of Flanagan Lake, a new public park situated in northwest Omaha. What was once farmland divided among 17 separate owners has […]

Gibraltar Council Bluffs

Gibraltar: The Rock of Council Bluffs

April 25, 2019 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

Gordon Hitchcock is a self-proclaimed “old house geek,” and has been since childhood. “I subscribed to This Old House magazine when I was 13,” he admits. So, in 2013, when he went looking for an […]