Putting the Fun in Functional

March 3, 2016 · Posted In: At Home, Home, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, OmahaHome, Places

First-time visitors to the home of Cory and Teri Wehrbein often let out an audible “wow” or “whoa” when looking up, around, and through the property. Located on an acre of land off Bay Road […]

Living Small to Live Large

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

Sometimes to live large, you’ve got to live small—very small. This, at least, is the working mantra of Kevin and Amanda Kohler, who occupy a 620 square-foot condo off of 16th and Farnam streets. The […]

ASID Project Awards 2015

Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Places

Environments, spaces, rooms…doesn’t matter how you refer to them…the vibe of your business can have a profound impact on the bottom line. Professional designers are an integral partner when it comes to conceptualizing, coordinating, and […]

Obviously Omaha

February 9, 2016 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

Obviously Omaha goes on the road this month to explore Lincoln’s historic Haymarket district. Heading down for a basketball game or concert at Pinnacle Bank Arena? Here’s a guide to our favorite galleries, coffee shops, […]

Quartermaster Depot

January 8, 2016 · Posted In: Encounter, Lifestyle, Places, Publications

There is probably only one famous quartermaster in history: The character Q from the James Bond books and movies, currently played onscreen by Ben Whishaw as a bedheaded computer nerd, previous played as tweedy arms […]

Omaha’s Urban Legends

Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

Every place has its urban legends, some quite famous. The Tower of London, as an example, has a group of ravens, and an urban legend to accompany them: If they ever leave, the story goes, […]

America’s Most Haunted House

August 27, 2015 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

This article appears in Sept./Oct. 2015 Omaha Magazine. It was a dark and stormy day when two sisters revisited their childhood home in Villisca, Iowa, for only the second time in two decades. They strolled through […]

Ghost Host

July 17, 2015 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Lifestyle, Places, Publications

This article appears in July/August 60-Plus. Visitors from Omaha and the spirit realm are welcome at the Squirrel Cage Jail Museum in Council Bluffs. Carla Borgaila says she has met several of the resident ghosts. […]

Life in the Nebraska Sandhills

July 8, 2015 · Posted In: Family, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Places, Publications

This article appears in Omaha Magazine July/August 2015. Nebraska’s pioneering spirit shines brightly along the I-80 corridor, which follows the vast open spaces of the Great Plains. If travelers hurriedly passing through the state thinking, […]

Gifford Park

April 15, 2015 · Posted In: Midtown, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome, Places, Publications

Originally published in March/April 2015 Omaha Home. Until the relatively recent past, a rapid-fire word association game played on the subject of “Gifford Park” would, for many, elicit the most meager of responses. Sure, blurting […]