Tūdūsō-Victoria Hoyt and Demetria Geralds


June 13, 2019 · 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 […]

Taylor Keen Sacred Seeds

Taylor Keen’s Heirloom Efforts

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

A soft breeze rolls across the top of the sunflowers, bowing them as they stretch toward blue summer sky. Beneath them and rising ears of corn, a man weaves through thick stalks, singing an old […]

June 2019 Between the Lines

June 2019 Between the Lines

May 28, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Sara Hunt—Food Stylist Sarah Hunt grew up playing in the flight kitchens at Eppley Airfield, where her father worked with the chefs to develop menus for long flights. She has been obsessed with art, color, […]

Guy Gibson woodworking

From Imaging Tables to Coffee Tables

Posted In: B2B Magazine, People

When growing up in California, Guy Gibson’s hard-working, World War II veteran father didn’t provide an option when it came to home projects—they would never be hired out, and Guy would be helping. That work […]

Kane Adkisson's food

Chef Kane Adkisson

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

Nebraska can have a pull on people. Consider a young Nebraskan heading out into the world, bright-eyed and ready to experience everything international cuisine has to offer. He travels from one country to another, learning […]

Robyn Helwig, Pacific Props

From Props in the Pacific to Detailing in Omaha

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Theatre

Despite initial skepticism from friends back home, Robyn Helwig isn’t regretting her decision to leave the Pacific Northwest for the Great Plains. In January the effervescent, 25-year-old Oregon native was honored with a 2019 Omaha […]