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by Omaha Cowboy
Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

I guess bad news travels fast Mark.. We both posted at the same time...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

MadMartin8 wrote:Have to hope Krampelj is okay though... Another injury bug in the middle of the year to a key player isn't good.


Huge loss. Krampelj is out for the season.. Torn ACL...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Creighton finally wins AT Georgetown; this time they absolutely crushed them, 90 to 66. Probably the best I've seen them play so far this season. The Jays runnning Georgetown and Patrick Ewing off their home court?.. Priceless :thumb: ... Ciao..LiO...Peace Absolutely essential they got this win, co...
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

MadMartin8 wrote:Have to hope Krampelj is okay though... Another injury bug in the middle of the year to a key player isn't good.


It’s nice to know we have JP to help bridge the gap while he’s out..

Whoops...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Nice bounce back win for the Jays after the Saturday debacle at Xavier..

Ronnie Harrell played lights out...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 17, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Amateur Coffee (3913 Cuming St)
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: The Joslyn Castle

Otown88 wrote:Amateur Coffee a new Vegan Coffee Parlor has opened at 3913 Cuming St in the Joslyn Castle Neighborhood.

http://www.amateurcoffee.com/


Nice looking web site. Interesting looking shop. I’ll have to check it out at some point..

Thanks for the intel...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 1200 Landmark Center
Replies: 87
Views: 10851

Re: 1200 Landmark Center

Fantastic picture guys. Much appreciated :thumb: ...

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by Omaha Cowboy
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Beer and Loathing in Dundee
Replies: 70
Views: 7549

Re: Beer and Loathing in Dundee

Here is another link that may be relevant to the discussion. I found the information interesting at least. Here is a snippet from the 4 page piece: "Landmark Designation Procedure for Individual Properties Several kinds of properties are eligible for landmark designation. Single buildings, or a...
by Omaha Cowboy
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: Omaha's Flag
Replies: 17
Views: 1866

Re: Omaha's Flag

I think it looks like a patch you would find on a Klan robe. Let me tell you a little bit about the man, and his adopted step-daughters Girl Scout troupe that designed this flag. His family fled friend Germany. His uncles were killed for being Jewish sympathizers. His father/their family were given...
by Omaha Cowboy
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 1200 Landmark Center
Replies: 87
Views: 10851

Re: 1200 Landmark Center

guy4omaha wrote:I actually liked the 10th floor view west over the 14th. I thought it might possibly be the best view in Omaha. I will see if I can dig up an old photo.


That would be fantastic. I hope you can rustle up one :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Local Breweries
Replies: 307
Views: 19984

Re: Local Breweries

Coyote wrote:
Omaha Cowboy wrote:The future of Green Flash is cloudy indeed...

I like cloudy beers! :cheers:


I’ll 2nd that :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Local Breweries
Replies: 307
Views: 19984

Re: Local Breweries

I read about this earlier today..

The future of Green Flash is cloudy indeed...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modifications to eOmahaForums
Replies: 740
Views: 68304

Re: Modifications to eOmahaForums

I recently moved some posts out of a transportation thread that spiralled into a one condemning Millinials for ruining the world, and put it in the Bar & Grill forum, but nothing was deleted. I will probably do the same thing tonight with the Landmark thread. You know people like to hijack thre...
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modifications to eOmahaForums
Replies: 740
Views: 68304

Re: Modifications to eOmahaForums

I recently moved some posts out of a transportation thread that spiralled into a one condemning Millinials for ruining the world, and put it in the Bar & Grill forum, but nothing was deleted. I will probably do the same thing tonight with the Landmark thread. You know people like to hijack thre...
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modifications to eOmahaForums
Replies: 740
Views: 68304

Re: Modifications to eOmahaForums

Which moderator is deleting multiple posts, I assume omahacowboy? I don’t want to tell you how to run your site but discussion seems to be lacking and deleting posts really does not help things. Your assumption is incorrect.. The last time I deleted a post was December 17th, 2017.. Although I have ...
by Omaha Cowboy
Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116888

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Lauren Scott: Gone. No info as to where. This one hurts. I have some bittersweet news guys. Today was my last day reporting at KETV. When I moved to Nebraska three years ago I didn’t know a single soul. I knew nothing about this state... but not only did it become my home, I found a family. I canno...
by Omaha Cowboy
Sat Jan 13, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Xavier- 92
Creighton- 70. :what: ..

An absolutely PATHETIC performance by the Jays this afternoon- Getting run out of Dodge on the road at Xavier. It’s not so much that they lost.. It’s how they lost..

Again- Pathetic...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Fri Jan 12, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Beer and Loathing in Dundee
Replies: 70
Views: 7549

Re: Beer and Loathing in Dundee

Big E wrote:The more things change, the more they stay the same.


My gosh.. A Big E sighting..

And not a moment too soon.. Welcome back in :thumb: ..

And I agree with your sentiment...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha transportation's $7.4B future
Replies: 24
Views: 1484

Re: Omaha transportation's $7.4B future

Yep..

I think we've effectively, regardless of party affiliation, liberal or conservative- beaten this topic to death..

:deadhorse: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Statistics
Topic: 2017 population estimates and demographics from the Omaha Chamber of Commerce-
Replies: 2
Views: 568

Re: 2017 population estimates and demographics from the Omaha Chamber of Commerce-

Athomsfere wrote:Link is dead now.... :shock: :evil:


It sure is. I'll do some digging a bit later. It's possible they've had a web site update since I posted that link back in June...

Ciao.. LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 10, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

It was getting a bit dicey.. Especially with less than 4 minutes left and the Jays couldn’t get a stop.. But to their credit, they hung in there and showed enough mental toughness to pull away for the win against a good Butler team...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 10, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 110
Views: 2936

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

That is a win that NE should have. WI is definitely in a down year. I am surprised that the margin wasn't larger. I'm Not. This team is learning to win. As mentioned above in past years it would have been a L. Any win, by 1 Pt. even, is a good improvement. I agree with this. In prior years, the Hus...
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 10, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Dixie Quicks (157 W. Broadway Downtown Council Bluffs)
Replies: 37
Views: 5269

Re: Dixie Quicks (157 W. Broadway Downtown Council Bluffs)

Dugger’s forced to close in Dundee and now this..

It’s always sad to see another solid, locally owned restaurant fall by the wasteside..

Another loss for the “foodie” scene in metropolitan Omaha...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 275

Re: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017

MadMartin8 wrote:Thanks Cowboy for posting the link, I was wondering what criteria was used in ranking (so, it's ticket sales). It's also important to note that this is tracking just concerts, not other events, I assume.


You're welcome :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 275

Re: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017

Here is the link- Very impressive showing for Omaha and Lincoln indeed-

https://www.pollstar.com/Chart/2018/01/ ... es_628.pdf

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

skinzfan23 wrote:Jays back in the AP @ #25.


And deservedly so...

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by Omaha Cowboy
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Anniversaries
Replies: 42
Views: 1935

Re: Anniversaries

Coyote wrote:Omaha Cowboy joined eOmahaForums 14 years ago today! Glad to have you back!


Thank you my friend. Glad to be here :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Justin Patton in the NBA
Replies: 32
Views: 1107

Re: Justin Patton in the NBA

In one sense it is too bad he didn’t get to stay down in the G league to get more playing time as he hasn’t played in since call up. I’ve said it all along (and I know he ended up injuring his foot which was a setback), but I still think JP would have benefited, greatly, from one more year in colle...
by Omaha Cowboy
Sat Jan 06, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Creighton finally wins AT Georgetown; this time they absolutely crushed them, 90 to 66. Probably the best I've seen them play so far this season. The Jays runnning Georgetown and Patrick Ewing off their home court?.. Priceless :thumb: ... Ciao..LiO...Peace Absolutely essential they got this win, co...
by Omaha Cowboy
Sat Jan 06, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

MadMartin8 wrote:Creighton finally wins AT Georgetown; this time they absolutely crushed them, 90 to 66. Probably the best I've seen them play so far this season.


The Jays runnning Georgetown and Patrick Ewing off their home court?..

Priceless :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Omaha Cowboy texted me that he accidentally deleted my photos. So here they are again. Photo Gallery: http://whiteandbluereview.com/photo-gallery-creighton-comes-back-against-st-johns/ http://whiteandbluereview.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/SC8A3157-760x507.jpg LOL. Sorry about that my friend.. Gr...
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 03, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1938
Views: 158923

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

3 days into the new year and the FAKE NEWS is back at it beating the Midtown Streetcar Drum. It was only a one liner buried in a front page article about the future of transportation in Omaha. The article implies that if we are to land big companies like Amazon then we are going to need a streetcar...
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 03, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Crescent Moon Ale House, Beertopia, Huber Haus
Replies: 68
Views: 7622

Re: Crescent Moon Ale House, Beertopia, Huber Haus

Brad wrote:Beertopia now has a door in to Max and Joes:
https://www.facebook.com/BeertopiaOmaha/

Seems like they are turning Max and Joes in to more of a tasting room for Beertopia now.


That’s a concept I can support :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Wed Jan 03, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 110
Views: 2936

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

I hate to even say it out-loud ( or type it in this case) but this is the best I have seen a Husker BB team look in years. Including the NCAA year that Miles had. By that I mean the guys on the floor look like they belong there and know what they are doing Now that that is out there the the rug is ...
by Omaha Cowboy
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 152
Views: 15368

Re: Birthdays

EastCB wrote:
Coyote wrote:Happy Birthday EastCB! 69 today?

Yep. And my youngest son in Seattle is 30 today too. And my oldest granddaughter in Omaha is 18 today.


Congrats! :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 01, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 49
Views: 1208

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

In any case, Great win for Scott Frost and UCF in the Peach Bowl. Fantastic finish for him and a great springboard as he turns the page to 100% focus as being head coach of University of Nebraska Football :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 183
Views: 5039

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

skinzfan23 wrote:Glad to see the Jays hold onto a large halftime lead for once.


No doubt. Nice bounce back win after the disappointing loss Thursday night at Seton Hall :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 01, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's @ VP is CLOSED
Replies: 182
Views: 18685

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

This is not surprising. The Stroud’s here in Omaha was completely underwhelming. The food was average at best.. It did not resemble Stroud’s in Kansas City at all in my opinion.. Now it’s time for a real quality restaurant with a commitment for providing consistently good food to move in and take o...
by Omaha Cowboy
Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:35 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's @ VP is CLOSED
Replies: 182
Views: 18685

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

Friends, lol.. I’m not saying Mimi’s Cafe was the mecca of casual dining.. But the Strouds’s location in Omaha didn’t last more than 1 year. This speaks to their pricing and most importantly (at least to me) their quality. I liked Stroud’s very much when I visited their Kansas City area location mul...
by Omaha Cowboy
Sun Dec 31, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's @ VP is CLOSED
Replies: 182
Views: 18685

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

This is not surprising. The Stroud’s here in Omaha was completely underwhelming. The food was average at best.. It did not resemble Stroud’s in Kansas City at all in my opinion.. Now it’s time for a real quality restaurant with a commitment for providing consistently good food to move in and take ov...

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