Photographer Jesse Attanasio, aka ONElapse Shooting the Stars

Shooting the Stars

June 21, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

It is rare for a person to see a shooting star, one that streaks across the night sky at just the right moment, right when one looks up. Photographer and filmmaker Jesse Attanasio, aka ONElapse, […]

Bonnie O'Connell

Art of the Book

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine, People

In addition to being an acclaimed and accomplished artist in the Omaha art scene, Bonnie O’Connell has been a professor of book arts at the University of Nebraska at Omaha for over 30 years. Her […]

actress Chloe Irwin | Full of Purpose

Full of Purpose

June 13, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Gretna High School freshman Chloe Irwin was introduced to theater by her grandmother, Carolee Groux. “I got into community theater because my grandma took me to a lot of shows and that’s how I got […]

Camden Johnson

Driven to Design

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Camden Johnson is here to break down the right brain/left brain barrier. The divide between creatives and analytical types completely fails in light of Johnson’s dual passions of art and engineering. Johnson creates stark, stirring, […]

comedian Angi Sada Half the Battle is Showing Up

Half the Battle is Showing Up

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Angi Sada may be late, but she always shows up. “I’m so professionally tardy, my child was a month late,” she says. Strangely, she says, she was actually early for her first open mic. At […]

Tūdūsō-Victoria Hoyt and Demetria Geralds


Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

Art is life, as the poet said, but art is not always everything. Art can be a means to an end, a way to hone interpersonal skills, a way to network, to explore career options, […]

Withlove, Felicia aka Felicia Webster

Withlove, Felicia

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Using her signature from past love letters as her artistic name, Withlove, Felicia’s smooth voice is peaceful and powerful. As it fills the space, the audience is left hanging on every word. No two performances […]

BTL July/August 2019

July/August 2019 Between the Lines

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Samantha Weideman—Editorial Intern Samantha Weideman is a senior at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, studying journalism and political science. She is the digital editor for The Gateway and communications intern for Omaha Church of […]

Monica Brown with her family

Passing the Czech

May 30, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, People

When Norm Melichar was a child, he walked the five blocks from his parents’ Omaha home to his grandparents’ every Saturday. There, he and his five sisters would play games, take walks, and cook with […]

Adam Backora, The Candyman

The Candyman

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Adam Backora started slinging snow cones and cotton candy at twelve years old. From his late grandfather, whose words often filtered down to him through the memories of other vendors, Backora learned such valuable bits […]