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by jessep28
Sun Sep 17, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: Jimmy's All American Malt Shop and Grill (Manawa)
Replies: 10
Views: 214

Re: Jimmy's All American Malt Shop and Grill (Manawa)

Smells like a franchise, but I can't find any information on it.
by jessep28
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 164
Views: 2869

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Before too much longer schools will probably start offering Nebraska a million dollars per game to be their tune-up team.
by jessep28
Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:23 am
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: HOW TO POST PICTURES
Replies: 9
Views: 3384

Re: HOW TO POST PICTURES

It's not as no frills as it was in the past, but Imgur is what I use.
by jessep28
Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Amazon HQ2
Replies: 14
Views: 395

Re: Amazon HQ2

Amazon supposedly has a pretty brutal corporate culture. They will need a large available workforce pool to keep the revolving door spinning.
by jessep28
Wed Sep 06, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 851
Views: 107560

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

There are no re-transmission fees with rabbit ears.
by jessep28
Mon Sep 04, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Fires affecting Omaha's Air
Replies: 4
Views: 250

Re: Fires affecting Omaha's Air

I find the gap in air quality deterioration to be interesting. One would think that there would be a discernable alleyway of poor conditions between Colorado and Eastern Nebraska.
by jessep28
Mon Sep 04, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 164
Views: 2869

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

A new coordinator and going to a 3-4 defense aren't simple changes. Hopefully things on the defensive side will get better quickly.
by jessep28
Wed Aug 30, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Gas Prices
Replies: 741
Views: 58552

Re: Local Gas Prices

We use no alcohol gas for the small engines and mowers on the farm, and the guy that owns the dump truck stop at the interchange charges $.50/gallon more for 87 non-ethanol gasoline.
by jessep28
Sun Aug 27, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Streetlight replacement with LED's
Replies: 24
Views: 1545

Re: Streetlight replacement with LED's

It's too early to decide on a street lamp upgrade citywide. The minimum number of studies haven't been performed yet.
by jessep28
Wed Aug 23, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Millard Family Hospital
Replies: 9
Views: 809

Re: Millard Family Hospital

Wonder if its going to be one of those stand alone Emergency Rooms that people think are an "express care", but when they get the bill, the realized they charge ER prices? I have seen several stories about places like that on the national news. Mike McKnight, WOWT's veteran dumpster diver...
by jessep28
Tue Aug 22, 2017 9:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 371
Views: 9116

Re: Nebraska License Plates

Iowa's chosen plate design is fairly nice. My only criticism is that the opposing rural and city skyline idea isn't terribly original. https://dmv.nebraska.gov/sites/dmv.nebraska.gov/files/1993-1995.jpg https://dmv.nebraska.gov/sites/dmv.nebraska.gov/files/1996-1998.jpg https://dmv.nebraska.gov/site...
by jessep28
Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Toyota looking to build new US plant
Replies: 24
Views: 1002

Re: Toyota looking to build new US plant

Would Nebraska have the labor pool to staff a 1-2,000 employee car factory? Yes, and they would probably get at least 10 applicants for every position. These are good paying blue-collar jobs, and Nebraska should be bending over backwards to attract jobs like these. Not if it involves the legislatur...
by jessep28
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Toyota looking to build new US plant
Replies: 24
Views: 1002

Re: Toyota looking to build new US plant

Would Nebraska have the labor pool to staff a 1-2,000 employee car factory?
by jessep28
Sat Aug 05, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Don & Millie's
Replies: 12
Views: 853

Re: Don & Millie's

The last one that I remember being built was on Highway 50 and Harrison. That was around 2000.

The one in Bellevue according to property records looks to have been built around the same time as well.
by jessep28
Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Omaha World Herald
Replies: 307
Views: 33733

Re: The Omaha World Herald

One of their ad vendors served up one of those hijacking "YOUR HTC 10 HAS A SUPER NASTY VIRUS" advertisements while reading an article last night. That was super awesome.
by jessep28
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Westroads Development
Replies: 592
Views: 64480

Re: Westroads Development

I doubt that Flagship would have wanted a ton of competitors and may have negotiated some sort of exclusivity in their contract.
by jessep28
Fri Jul 28, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Work Boot Recommendations
Replies: 14
Views: 513

Re: Work Boot Recommendations

Three weeks later, I've been very happy with these Red Wings. I did have to take them in after the first week to have the heel counter hammered down, but outside of that, they've been a good boot.
by jessep28
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Omaha World Herald
Replies: 307
Views: 33733

Re: The Omaha World Herald

I still prefer to read physical newspapers. I can go through one more efficiently, I don't have to interact with a glowing screen, no auto play videos, no popover ads. The experience is more enjoyable in my opinion.
by jessep28
Sat Jul 22, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Salt 88 (CLOSED)
Replies: 8
Views: 1539

Re: Salt 88 (CLOSED)

The owner's obstructing government operations charge that he was acquitted of wouldn't have been cheap to defend. OWH article stated that sales were down during the legal battle as well.
by jessep28
Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Odds of President Trump making it the full 4 years.
Replies: 14
Views: 482

Re: Odds of President Trump making it the full 4 years.

Maybe the DNC is just going to throw stuff at the wall and see what sticks until their next messiah, Chelsea Clinton, finishes her House/Senate experience, and can make a run for office.
by jessep28
Mon Jul 10, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 851
Views: 107560

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

mrsticka wrote:Going from one NBC affiliate to another?


Both are owned by the same company.
by jessep28
Sat Jul 08, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Dam Site 15A (168th and Fort)
Replies: 106
Views: 10819

Re: Dam Site 15A (168th and Fort)

I’ve got $20 on Lake Orozco There's a five year waiting period after a person is deceased to be eligible, unless they gave a bunch of money (emphasis mine). City ordinance 38803 specifically outlines the process for naming public property: “Upon an application for a naming or renaming of a park pro...
by jessep28
Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Work Boot Recommendations
Replies: 14
Views: 513

Re: Work Boot Recommendations

Didn't get much guidance at the Lincoln store, but at least I can wear the boots for a month and take them back if I don't like them. Settled on some Red Wing 2280's.
by jessep28
Sat Jul 08, 2017 1:15 am
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Work Boot Recommendations
Replies: 14
Views: 513

Re: Work Boot Recommendations

Random update. I ended up filing a warranty claim on these Keen boots I bought in May. A lace eyelet separated from the leather. Despite attaching a receipt showing that I paid way less than MSRP, Keen gave me a credit for the full retail price. The catch is that it has to be from their website. I h...
by jessep28
Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Super Target - 178th and W Center
Replies: 11
Views: 594

Re: Super Target - 178th and W Center

Has the Papillion Super Target gotten a remodel yet? If not, I'm kind of surprised. That store still has the mid-90's design from when it originally opened. I hate the location of that store and how it is situated way lower than the main street in front of it. I don't mean to hijack the thread, but...
by jessep28
Sun Jul 02, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Super Target - 178th and W Center
Replies: 11
Views: 594

Re: Super Target - 178th and W Center

Has the Papillion Super Target gotten a remodel yet? If not, I'm kind of surprised. That store still has the mid-90's design from when it originally opened.
by jessep28
Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Cabela's wouldn't take my card without using PIN no.
Replies: 8
Views: 450

Re: Cabela's wouldn't take my card without using PIN no.

That's really strange. It can be hard to find, but usually there's an option on the card reader to skip the PIN prompt and run the transaction as a credit. Maybe the cashier didn't know what they were talking about. Stores want check card transactions run as an ACH debit due to lower interchange fee...
by jessep28
Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:44 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Whole Foods
Replies: 51
Views: 1499

Re: Whole Foods

Not my joke, but:

Jeff Bezos: Alexa, buy something from Whole Foods
Alexa: Okay, buying Whole Foods
Bezos: $#!*
by jessep28
Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:10 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Sears
Replies: 57
Views: 2183

Re: Sears

As long as the parent company has cash to operate, it's easier to keep locations open rather than the insanely complex task of closing stores and liquidating inventory.
by jessep28
Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Streetlight replacement with LED's
Replies: 24
Views: 1545

Re: Streetlight replacement with LED's

I was just in Madison WI and Middleton WI and they already have LED street light's lining some of there streets. I really think Omaha would save a butt load on electricity and OPPD wouldn't need to replace burned out light bulbs that often. Then again we have the sewer Separation project going on s...
by jessep28
Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
Replies: 958
Views: 94161

Re: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

You could probably beg people to take 10th St, or arrive from the South all day, but they will still take the Interstate. Attendant assisted parking would help. The lots would fill sequentially, reducing congestion from people roaming around. As long as the city isn't charging them for all the polic...
by jessep28
Wed May 03, 2017 10:12 pm
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Work Boot Recommendations
Replies: 14
Views: 513

Re: Work Boot Recommendations

I have worn steel toe work boots part of the time for my work for years and growing up on a farm I wore boots that were the same just not steel toe. I have tried many kinds through the years. I keep going back to Red Wing and no longer try others. Go to the Harney Shoe store on 108th near Valentino...
by jessep28
Wed May 03, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Work Boot Recommendations
Replies: 14
Views: 513

Re: Work Boot Recommendations

If I luck out and they fit, I found some Keens on Amazon over the lunch hour for a hard to beat price. For some reason they had a size that I think will work selling for around $80 under MSRP.
by jessep28
Wed May 03, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Work Boot Recommendations
Replies: 14
Views: 513

Work Boot Recommendations

I'm in the market for new work boots. I work in an ag environment, so they need to stand up to mud and chemicals. Safety toe would be nice but not necessary. I bought some Timberland Pros Endurance models last night, but there have been more reviews reporting premature wear than I'm comfortable with...
by jessep28
Mon May 01, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modifications to eOmahaForums
Replies: 718
Views: 65556

Re: Modifications to eOmahaForums

Deleting your browser cache and cookies will probably resolve any issues on the browser from the old configuration.

Most browsers should let you delete individual site cookies if you don't want to lose your session on everything else (e.g., social media).
by jessep28
Thu Apr 27, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 308
Views: 10861

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

Sullivan was a member here at one point, but he didn't play nice and was ejected.
by jessep28
Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 851
Views: 107560

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

She'll be closer to some top notch plastic surgeons there, I'm sure. I wish her well.
by jessep28
Wed Apr 26, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 308
Views: 10861

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

I found seven parcels through the assessor owned by, "SOUTH THIRTEENTH ST PROPERTIES," which crosses with Sullivan as the registered agent. The lots are all spread out too. They are the faint yellow dots.

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by jessep28
Sun Apr 23, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: DISCUSSION: Werner Park - Sarpy County/Royals Stadium
Replies: 1538
Views: 98780

Re: DISCUSSION: Sarpy County/Royals Stadium

People complaining about Werner Park's location make it sound like they built the thing West of Springfield or something. 123rd and Highway 370 is a very busy corridor, and that area will definitely fill in with time.
by jessep28
Sun Apr 23, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: DISCUSSION: Werner Park - Sarpy County/Royals Stadium
Replies: 1538
Views: 98780

Re: DISCUSSION: Sarpy County/Royals Stadium

The Ricketts family doesn't even own the Iowa Cubs.

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