Author: Edge Staff

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. 

Three Dynamic Destinations

Courtesy of Travel and Transport / 402-399-4555 /   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   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 […]