From Springfield to Syria, We Have It Covered

March 8, 2018 · Posted In: Web Exclusive, Weekend Picks

Pick of the Week—Sunday, March 11: Did you think you missed out on all the film festival fun? Don’t worry, you’re not too late. Sunday offers your last chance to catch a taste of the […]

Planting Seeds for the (Chinese) New Year

March 1, 2018 · Posted In: Web Exclusive, Weekend Picks

Pick of the Week—Saturday, March 3: They say those born in the Year of the Dog possess the best traits of human nature—kindness, honesty, loyalty, etc. Celebrate all that goodness at the Nebraska Chinese Association’s […]

Tribute to Eric Stoakes

February 21, 2018 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Omaha’s journalistic and creative community is a poorer place without Eric Stoakes. We lost a beloved friend, an editor, our “Big Daddy” (as many knew him). His funeral took place on Thursday, Feb. 22, at […]

Huskers’ Winning Tradition

December 18, 2017 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln volleyball team entered 2017 with tempered expectations after losing three All-Americans and two assistant coaches from the previous season. But what began as a rebuilding year became a 32-4 national championship […]

Happy Thanksgiving

A Taste of the Great Gatsby

November 3, 2017 · Posted In: Restaurants, Reviews, Web Exclusive

The Monarch Prime & Bar resembles a scene from The Great Gatsby. Bartenders whip up whimsical cocktails; servers dance around with trays of food and drinks; meanwhile, poshly clad guests enjoy a whirlwind of happenings. […]

Italian Harvest in West Omaha

October 26, 2017 · Posted In: Food & Drink, Restaurants, Web Exclusive

Dante Ristorante Pizzeria may be known best for its wood-fired Italian pizza, but when chef Nick Strawhecker teams up with sommelier Adam Weber on a harvest tasting menu, foodies in town should take note. On […]

Benson First Friday & Hurricane Harvey

September 1, 2017 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Benson businesses are banding together tonight (Sept. 1) during Benson First Friday to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Participating businesses include: Ted and Wally’s Premium Homemade Ice Cream (both Benson & Old Market locations), donating […]

How to Help Disaster Survivors in Texas

August 29, 2017 · Posted In: Giving, Web Exclusive

Hurricane Harvey has devastated Texas communities along the Gulf Coast. Much of the nation’s fourth largest city, Houston, remains underwater. And the rains keep coming down. Donations and volunteers have responded to the disaster from across the […]

Sunshine Under Cloudy Skies

August 16, 2017 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Chasin’ a Rainbow. That’s what it felt like at SumTur Amphitheater on Tuesday night, as the clouds covered the sky, and that’s why newgrass band Railroad Earth’s opening song to the opening performance of their […]


 
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