60 Plus in Omaha is the newest addition to the Omaha Magazine publications. It features important issues for the retiring “Baby-Boomer” generation, from active living and style to health care and traveling.

For questions about editorial, contact 60 Plus in Omaha contributing editor Gwen Lemke.

Carolyn Owen Anderson, feature image

Encouraging Arts In Everyone

August 20, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

Art is one of the most inclusive forms of expression. Carolyn Owen Anderson has dedicated nearly 20 years to helping an underserved population of seniors and people with developmental disabilities express themselves. She is the […]

Bonnie O'Connell

Art of the Book

June 21, 2019 · 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 […]

Contributing editor 60Plus Gwen Lemke

60Plus Opener

June 17, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

Retiring and retired seniors have varied interests in the arts and provide many contributions to the Omaha community. Retired UNO professor Bonnie O’Connell has a love of books and the art of printing. In her […]

John Rogers

Two Couples, Two Eras, Two Galleries

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

George and Sarah Joslyn arrived in Omaha in 1880. Bob and Roberta Rogers arrived to the city in the late 1950s. Although the two couples were from different eras and never met, they both embraced […]

Jesse Neese at Nuclear INK

Seniors Gone Wild

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

Lynn and Thom Sinnette, both in their 60s, received tattoos from Nuclear Ink tattoo artist Jesse Neese around five years ago. “I didn’t go in looking to have half of my chest done, but then […]

Joe Cabral at GI Forum

Joe Cabral

June 13, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

The lunch crowd for Taco Thursday is thick and talkative. Booming laughter bounces from every corner of the GI Forum restaurant on south 20th Street. Working-class clientele, families, and the occasional white-collar professional fill this […]

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 […]

Lowell Wilhite and barbecue

Low and Slow

May 29, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

There is a secret ingredient for really good barbecue. The kind that wins competitions. The kind that is hard to replicate in a restaurant. Good, competition-worthy barbecue is special. No small amount of effort goes […]

Contributing editor 60Plus Gwen Lemke

60Plus Opener

May 22, 2019 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha

This June issue is all about food. In past years, this issue has been one of our most popular. In the late 1950s and early 1960s, when my children were very young, we seldom went […]

King's Food Host retro outside photo

A King’s Crown

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha

Deb Price’s parents, Larry and Esther Price, sold King’s Food Host restaurants nearly 50 years ago, but she says locals still harbor nostalgia for the chain. King’s started in Lincoln in 1955 and grew to […]