Author: Edge Staff

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 […]

Grace Hanson — Little Entrepreneur, Big Heart

Entrepreneurship often begins at an early age and with a simple idea. Baking cupcakes was an activity that eight-year-old Grace Hanson initially did for fun, but then she decided she wanted to sell them to friends and neighbors. With the help of her mother, Liz, who built a portable cupcake […]

Richard Orth III — Par for the Course

Richard Orth III  |  Burke  |  Freshman Not many golfers can claim the achievement of more than 60 top three finishes since 2012 or 15 wins, with five second place finishes, in 2016 alone. Far fewer are fourteen-years-old like Richard Orth III. Richard, who will be a freshman at Burke High School […]

Jordan Vanderloo — Strength Amidst Adversity

Photos by Chris Tierney Jordan Vanderloo | Elkhorn South | Junior Basketball might be the sport of choice for someone whose father is an assistant men’s basketball coach at Creighton University. But not fifteen-year-old Jordan Vanderloo. Though she does play basketball in the winter to keep her body and skills […]

Fresh Fare

Omaha Farmers Market vendors make for memorable dining in-home and out Photos by Christopher Tierney Every Sunday morning from May to October at 9am a bell signals the opening of the Omaha Farmers Market in Aksarben Village. Lines form in front of vendors’ tents with the early birds hoping to […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

Courtesy of Travel and Transport 402-399-4555 www.travelandtransport.com   By land Omni Amelia Island Plantation Beach   |   Fernandina Beach, FL When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months in advance Why Omni Amelia Island Plantation Beach: Omni Amelia Island Plantation Beach is the ultimate in oceanfront luxury along […]

Shelby Adams — A Strong Foundation

Confidence comes in many forms. For sixteen-year-old Shelby Adams, her confidence comes from her willingness to try new things. Those have included art lessons at age 6, Tae Kwan Do lessons at age 11, and home schooling at age 13. Since then she has become an award-winning artist, a 2nd […]

Neighborhood Delight

New kid on the block Lombardo’s serves classic Italian with an American flare Photos by Chris Tierney Lombardo’s bistro & Bar 13110 Birch Dr. (402) 884-9800 lombardosomaha.com   When Noreen and Jeff Thelen decided they wanted to open a restaurant in Omaha, they didn’t know exactly what type they wanted, […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail with The Berry & Rye

The Bar: The Berry & Rye The Bartender: Brooke The drink: Flowers for Chavela’   What you need: 1.5 oz Alipús San Juan Mescal .5 oz Raspberry Lambic syrup .5 oz fresh lime juice 10 drops rose water Combine ingredients into a shaker Add ice and shake well Double strain […]