Author: Edge Staff

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The bar: Trio: Cocktails and Company The bartender: Christen Kotschwar The drink: The Sweet Pepper Skiffle; People’s Choice Award Winner of the 2018 Perfect Pour Craft Cocktail Competition benefitting Nebraska Children.     Step 1: What you need   2 oz. Plymouth Gin ¾ oz. Homemade sweet pepper syrup stewed […]

Racing to the Top

Most five-year-olds aren’t experts in much besides playing, napping, and occasionally being mischievous. But when Joseph Mather was that age, he achieved expert status in his age group as a BMX bike racer. And at age six, he became number one in both Nationals and Worlds, beating 53 other six-year-olds […]

Sutton Banion — A Hero Among Us

Many kids want to grow up to be a superhero. But having one visit you in person is the next best thing. Three years ago, eight-year-old Sutton Banion underwent surgery to remove a tumor from his skull, a rare condition called Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH). During his hospital stay, a […]

Timber Wood Fire Bistro Blazes a Trail with Wood-Fired Cuisine

Local Chef and Restaurateur, Jared Clarke, has become masterful at taking made-from-scratch comfort foods and turning them into high-quality, mouth-watering meals in comfortable and inviting restaurants. Chef Clarke is the innovator and owner of Railcar Modern American Kitchen, an Omaha foodie favorite that pays homage to Clarke’s ancestry and to […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

Courtesy of Travel and Transport / 402-399-4555 / travelandtransport.com   By land Twin Farms   |   Barnard, VT When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months before Why Twin Farms: Rest and relaxation is the order of the day at this luxurious country retreat in Vermont. Located ten miles from iconic Woodstock, Twin Farms encompasses […]

Skylar Heinrich – A True Trailblazer

Skylar Heinrich | Elkhorn HIgh School | Junior When it comes to “going for it,” Elkhorn High School junior Skylar Heinrich doesn’t hold back. As a freshman, she made the varsity soccer team. As a sophomore, she committed to play soccer at Creighton University. And this past summer, she was […]

Matthew Anderson

Matthew Anderson – Scoring Big in Scotland

Matthew Anderson | Creighton Prep | Junior Having a chance to play a sport overseas is a unique opportunity. For 16-year-old Matthew Anderson, it’s happened twice. As a freshman, he traveled to Costa Rica to train with Nebraska State Soccer’s Olympic Development Program. This coming February, he has been invited […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail with Charleston’s

The bar: Charleston’s The bartender: Cassie The drink: The Pink Diamond. For every drink purchased during the month of October, Charleston’s will donate $1 to the Susan G. Komen organization.