Encounter Founder

September 7, 2018 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, People

Encounter Founder by Tara Spencer Encounter Magazine recently underwent a pretty major transformation. For some, the product you see now may not resemble the original at all. It shouldn’t. Media has evolved, and Omaha Publications […]

Goodbye, Gene Leahy Mall

June 24, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Downtown

It’s the end of the Gene Leahy Mall as we know it. And Omaha civic leaders feel fine, apparently. Representatives of Mayor Jean Stothert’s office and the Missouri Riverfront Revitalization Project declined to comment on […]

Yiddish Omaha

Artist Erin Blayney

The Emburys

August 26, 2016 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Drew and Mandy Embury had already fully experienced the advantages of traditional homeownership as well as its not-so-good points—like the four-season property upkeep and the inconvenience of two major remodels—so when it came time to […]

Riverfront Redevelopment Plans

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, Publications

North America’s longest river is receiving lots of local attention—and not just because of all the Pokémon in the vicinity. Omaha’s Old Market is the place to be for players of the successful augmented reality […]

Brent Crampton & the House of Loom

True Colors

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Publications

Chanell Jaramillo helps people discover their true colors—just as she once sought to divine her own. Gifted with vision and intuition that transcended her childhood in a hardscrabble neighborhood of Yuma, Arizona, she later revived […]

Visual Dialogue

July 8, 2016 · Posted In: Art, Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, Publications

The work of multimedia artist Sarah Rowe is often described as having a “sense of playfulness and a hint of sarcasm,” and Rowe herself says that art sometimes speaks in a way that is provocative […]

Obviously Omaha

June 15, 2016 · Posted In: Downtown, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications

Celebrate  The Old Mattress Factory Bar (The Matt) is self described as Omaha’s Best Event Bar. The Matt has everything you’re looking for when it comes to lunch, dinner, a night out in Omaha, or […]