Krug Park

April 28, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Benson, Neighborhoods, Publications

Krug Park was the place to be in early 20th century Omaha. The always-hopping amusement park lasted through a World War, the Great Depression, and Prohibition. There was nothing like it. The park had a […]

Soap Dreams

December 7, 2014 · Posted In: Benson, Business, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People

Ryan Cook was working at Dundee’s Amsterdam Falafel & Kabob when a crowded kabob machine fat trap got him thinking ruefully about the sheer magnitude of the goop that went to waste. So, naturally, he […]

Art Deco

September 14, 2014 · Posted In: Benson, Home, Omaha Magazine, OmahaHome

This begins a new series in OmahaHome magazine where we tour the city looking for great examples of different architectural genres. Our first entry is this Art Deco gem on the corner of N. 53rd […]

Ben Lueders

Towering Presence

No Brick Left Unturned

Kim Reid Kuhn

Three Little Pigs

New on the Block

April 16, 2014 · Posted In: Benson, Business, Downtown, Home, Omaha Magazine, OmahaHome

The Vintage Chandelier Splashes of vibrant color are everywhere to be found at The Vintage Chandelier in Benson. The business operated by Laci Mulick and Angie Von Dollen specializes in refinished, repurposed, and restyled furniture […]

Truebridge Farms Pork Chop at Lot 2 in Benson

Restaurant Review: Lot 2

November 7, 2013 · Posted In: Benson, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine, Restaurants, Reviews

Benson is fast becoming one of Omaha’s most revitalized old neighborhoods. Maple Street now offers some of the best dining and nightlife experiences in the city. In May 2012, Brad and Johanna Marr opened Lot […]