Author: Edge Staff

Natural Leader

Not many high school kids have earned the title Mayor, but it’s a long-standing tradition at Boys Town for students to elect their own mayor each year. Last May, the Boys Town students elected Hazakiah Williams to a position he wanted to hold since the day he set foot on […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The bar: Barnato Lounge The bartender: Kari The drink: The 5-6 Punch Step 1: What you need: 2 oz Uncle Nearest 1856 Premium Whiskey .5 oz Lustau Amontillado Sherry .5 oz Orange, Cinnamon, and Fennel Syrup .33 oz Freshly Squeezed Orange Juice 2 drops of Saline Solution, or a small […]

On Pointe

Many little girls dream of becoming a dancer and often start dancing at a young age. That’s the path 18-year-old Emma Olson took when she started dancing at the age of two. But unlike many kids who eventually move on to other activities, Olson continued to stick with it, and […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The bar: September’s Upscale The bartender: Doug The drink: Orange Cognac Sour Step 1: What you need: •          1.5 oz. SKYY Blood Orange Vodka •          1.5 oz. Grand Marnier •          1.5 oz. fresh lemon juice •          .75 oz. simple syrup •          .5 oz. pasteurized egg white Step 2: Combine ingredientsinto […]

The Power of Print

We’ve heard for years that “print is dead.” Not only is this untrue, but in an age where digital information is consumed in a rapid-fire fashion, print has emerged as the steady winner. Today, 73% of adults feel reading a printed magazine or book is more enjoyable than reading on […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The Bar: Wxyz Bar in the Aloft Hotel The Bartender: Garrett The drink: Red, White, and Blue Step 1: What you need 1.5 oz vodka 1 oz club soda .5 oz fresh lemon juice Fresh basil Fresh strawberries and blueberries Step 2: Muddle together berries and basil Step 3: Pour […]

Omaha Farmers Market

The market offers fresh, locally grown produce, herbs, meat, cheese, eggs, pre-packaged foods, prepared foods, specialty items, crafts and more! Market locations and hours:  Saturdays (June – Mid-October, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) Old Market – City Parking Garage – Top Level (1011 Jackson Street) 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. […]

Sweet Memories

Quality time between a parent and child comes in many forms. For 12-year-old Rose Perry and her father Freddy, that quality time is in the form of creating ice cream cakes in a variety of flavors that both kids and adults find irresistible. What started out as a hobby has […]

Dedicated to a Dying Art

Not many 14-year-olds take to crocheting, but Riley Teeter, an eighth grader at Papillion Middle School, not only fell in love with the hobby, she turned it into a business. Crochet Ninja offers an online course and kit to help any beginner learn to crochet in just seven days. Edge: […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The Bar: Spirit World The Bartender: Laurie The drink: Quarantini Pick up Spirit World’s Quarantini Package to go! Step 1: What you Need 5 oz Luksusowa Vodka 1 oz Pama Liqueur .5 oz lime juice Lime wheel Step 2: Combine first three ingredients in shaker with ice Step 3: Shake […]