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Emily Brush

Learning Between the Lines

September 26, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Who tells the story of a place? Who plots the points of history—chooses the moments and names that inhabit the official portrait of the past? “In a textbook, a significant historical event can get boiled […]

KIOS FM historical photo

A Rich History is Leading to a Rich Future

Posted In: History, Omaha Magazine

This year is the 50th anniversary of KIOS-FM, and development director Michael Lyon has a lot to be excited about. “It is a triumph in itself that we’ve been here for 50 years,” he says, […]

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One Thing I Know

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion

Cur pullum ad transire via? (Why did the chicken cross the road?) Not easy to answer, don’t you agree? It’s a simple question on its face, but with so many deep implications. Not a concept […]

Daisy Hutzell-Rodman 2019 A+C

Editor’s Letter: An Educated October

Posted In: Omaha Magazine

October is one of my favorite months of the year. It’s the month I tackle gothic literature—from Wilkie Collins’ Woman in White to Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre—and curl up on the couch with movies ranging […]

October 2019 Between the Lines

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

J.D. Avant—Contributing Writer J.D. Avant’s writing pilgrimage has been highlighted by his debating/writing about local luminaries in hip-hop culture and philanthropists in the North Omaha community. He utilizes freelance work and YA novel production to […]

Sandy Matson's grandparents' wedding certificate/photo

Autumn’s Heirloom

Posted In: DIY Project, Omaha Magazine, OmahaHome

The older I get, the more tangible memories and items passed on from generation to generation become invaluable to me in retaining my family’s history.  After my father packed up his home in Iowa, he […]

Scott Macklin of Virgin Orbit

Hometown Rocket Scientist

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

“I saw the images of NASA spacewalks with astronauts and was just totally inspired,” Scott Macklin says. “As a very young kid, I just wanted to float around in space—what could be cooler than that?” […]

October 2019 Instagram

October 2019 Instagram

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Social Media

These nine images are featured in our October issue. Click on the photos to view the contributors’ Instagram accounts. Include the hashtag #OmahaMagazine with your Instagram photos to be featured in the next issue of […]


Best Neighborhoods for Trick-or-Treating

Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Places

October is a month of fang-tastic fun for those who enjoy wearing creepy costumes, exploring haunted houses, and participating in old-fashioned trick-or-treating. With Halloween right around the corner, many parents have the tricky task of […]

Raydell Cordell

The Magic Year

Posted In: Omaha Magazine

Omaha theater patrons might recognize Raydell Cordell from his numerous seasons performing with Nebraska Shakespeare, or his award-winning performances at Omaha Community Playhouse and Blue Barn Theatre. What audiences may not realize is that he […]