Photos: Trans-Mississippi Expo of 1898 Omaha Expo

Photos: Trans-Mississippi Expo of 1898

April 16, 2019 · Posted In: History, Web Exclusive

Examine photos of Omaha from the Trans-Mississippi Exposition of 1898, an important milestone for the history of tourism in Nebraska. Read about the Trans-Mississippi Expo and the early days of Nebraska tourism in the May […]

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Omaha Animals in the Photo Ark

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National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore has documented many animals at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium for his Photo Ark project. Here are six of his favorites photos from the Omaha zoo. Australian Freshwater Crocodile […]

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Earth Day Omaha 2019

April 15, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Web Exclusive

Earth Day is a day of education about environmental issues that’s celebrated globally on April 22. Omaha kicked things off a little early, with Earth Day Omaha 2019 in Elmwood Park on Saturday, April 13. Despite […]

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Evandale: Sing Along with the Band

April 10, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Web Exclusive

Evandale was named Best New Artist at the 2019 Omaha Entertainment & Art Awards. But the band’s members are no newbies to the Omaha music scene. Local music fans may already be familiar with the […]

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International Horse Show 2019

April 8, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Web Exclusive

The Show The Omaha Equestrian Foundation hosted the International Omaha April 4-7 at CHI Health Center. This is the Midwest’s largest horse event, and is comprised of three big competitions: a $100,000 Grand Prix Jumping […]

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Spring Festival Arts and Craft Fair

April 1, 2019 · Posted In: Entertainment, Events, Web Exclusive

Omaha Magazine sprang its way into Ralston Arena Saturday, March 31, for the Spring Festival, an arts and craft fair. This event takes place every March, with the Autumn Festival happening every November. The three-day event […]

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Tyler Lemke In Memoriam

March 28, 2019 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Tyler William Lemke (age 52) Born: Nov. 2, 1966 Deceased: March 23, 2019 Long before becoming Omaha Magazine’s vice president of operations and chief operations officer, Tyler Lemke began working at Our City magazine in 1989 with […]

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Nebraska Flood Cleanup Tip Sheet

March 19, 2019 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

The Douglas County Health Department issued this press release on Tuesday, March 19, to address flood cleanup efforts with the disastrous 2019 Nebraska Flood. Be aware that flood water can be dangerous and may contain […]

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2019 Nebraska Flood Relief Information

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Vanessa Urbach, a crime prevention specialist for the Omaha Police Department’s Southwest Precinct shared this information about flood and relief efforts to Nextdoor on Monday, March 18 (see the original post here). Read also “Nebraska […]

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Omaha Film Festival

March 11, 2019 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Omaha Film Festival showed their 14th week of movies March 5-10. This year’s Omaha Film Festival was held at Aksarben Cinema, a change of venue from West Omaha that the organizers had worked towards for […]