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by Uffda
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 20's Showgirl
Replies: 47
Views: 2001

Re: 20's Showgirl

I do not claim to know any city laws regarding strip clubs, but it appears this is getting around the spirit of city laws. Is it because it is a private club or because it is a BYOB club... Or both? from OWH article “Because it is private, we are limited in how we can intervene if we could do it at...
by Uffda
Tue Mar 21, 2017 6:12 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 12
Views: 301

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Omaha Cowboy wrote:
My sister has worked for OPS for 16 years. She told me Sunday the opinion many have within the district for Mr. Evans is pretty milk-toast..

The W-H editorial piece sure seemed to pro-slant his many 'accomplishments' over the past 3 years that's for sure...

Ciao..LiO...Peace


:cheers:
by Uffda
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 12
Views: 301

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

The fact that both finalists simultaneously dropped out and released a joint statement seems to suggest they no longer wanted to deal with the board and/or administration. Agreed. It's an embarrassment.. In this case, I'm in complete agreement with the W-H editorial regarding this matter from the S...
by Uffda
Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:06 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 12
Views: 301

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

The fact that both finalists simultaneously dropped out and released a joint statement seems to suggest they no longer wanted to deal with the board and/or administration. The impression I got from the Talking Heads yesterday is that both of them were more or less snubbed by the board and the headh...
by Uffda
Fri Mar 17, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: As Many Midwest Cities Slump, Sioux Falls Soars
Replies: 0
Views: 160

As Many Midwest Cities Slump, Sioux Falls Soars

The South Dakota city has undergone an unlikely transformation into a financial and health-care powerhouse in the middle of cornfields


https://www.wsj.com/articles/as-many-mi ... 1489743009
by Uffda
Fri Mar 17, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017
Replies: 505
Views: 8821

Re: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017

Didn't see the game I was driving but a friend posted this

Retweeted Matt DeMarinis (@mjdemarinis):
Some staggering stats from this game ...
1. Creighton missed 11 of 17 layups.
2. Rhode Island scored on 14 of their final 17 possessions.
by Uffda
Wed Mar 15, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 20's Showgirl
Replies: 47
Views: 2001

Re: 20's Showgirl

Its one thing to have a skin bar in the outskirts of town, but to have one a half block south of the Crossroads, where we are contemplating spending huge money on redeveloping it, means we get another variable that makes it harder to attract outside investment. What happens when Google or some Bank...
by Uffda
Thu Mar 09, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Village Point
Replies: 178
Views: 37061

Re: Official: Village Point

The Ann Taylor store closed and the front is construction boarded up. Not sure if that store is coming back in or something new. If I recall they were moving to a smaller bay somewhere in the mall because the rent was too high... The Ann Taylor store is becoming a Soft Surroundings store. https://w...
by Uffda
Thu Mar 09, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Apple moving?
Replies: 6
Views: 540

Re: Apple moving?

Coyote wrote:How long has Apple been in that bay? Aren't they due by Apple standards for a remodel?



Apple has been there since Sept 2006. The store has has minor renovations but it is due for a big one and I think you found it. :D
by Uffda
Tue Mar 07, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 24
Views: 522

Re: UNO Basketball 2016-17

Brad wrote:Darn! What a game! Final SDSU 79, Omaha 77. Hollins just missed 3-pointer at buzzer to win...



SDSU Nebraska born Daum --- DAUM 37 PTS 14-24 FG 5-9 3pt 4-4 FT
by Uffda
Tue Mar 07, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 24
Views: 522

Re: UNO Basketball 2016-17

Brad wrote:Mavs trail 37-31 at the half... Went cold at the end of the half.

Lets Go Mavs!



65-64 South Dakota state with 8 min left
by Uffda
Tue Mar 07, 2017 6:09 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sorenson Park Plaza
Replies: 190
Views: 29563

Re: Sorenson Park Plaza

I think the Applebee's in Sorensen has closed its doors. Those doors have been closed now for over a year. I don't get up there too often. Uffda recently asked me about 87th & Sorensen and I presumed he meant 60th. All Star Storage is building there... LOL. Yeah there's not much in my neighborh...
by Uffda
Mon Mar 06, 2017 5:35 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Maverick Athletics
Replies: 556
Views: 62676

Re: UNO Maverick Athletics

iamjacobm wrote:Great comeback by the Mavs tonight! Play the 7 seed tomorrow then potentially the title game on Tuesday. Only two wins for a tourney bid!



http://www.argusleader.com/story/sports ... /98785628/
by Uffda
Fri Mar 03, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 106
Views: 3355

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

GRANDPASMUCKER wrote:
Brooklyn Decker wrote:
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I think its great you kids want shiny Street Cars and free Health Insurance and new stadiums. I also think you are communists and moochers because you want to make me to pay for it. 8)


One old guy to another -- me thinks you are a poser --
by Uffda
Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:13 am
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Legislature passes a bill that would allow Tesla to open showroom, service shop in Wyoming
Replies: 1
Views: 131

Legislature passes a bill that would allow Tesla to open showroom, service shop in Wyoming

Legislature passes a bill that would allow Tesla to open showroom, service shop in Wyoming CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Legislature passed a bill that would allow Tesla, the electric vehicle manufacturer, to sell cars directly to drivers in the state — http://trib.com/news/state-and-regional/govt-and-pol...
by Uffda
Thu Feb 23, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017
Replies: 505
Views: 8821

Re: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017




10 o'clock news said arrest warrant issued for Watson for 1st degree sexual assault.
by Uffda
Thu Feb 23, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Sorensen Plaza (NE 60th & Sorensen)
Replies: 19
Views: 2506

Re: Sorensen Place (NE 60th & Sorensen)

This area has turned into a huge dirt and gravel pit. First they seem to be leveling it off and then they built a couple huge hills of dirt and gravel coming from somewhere. I don't know if it supposed be totally level all the way back to the north edge from Sorenson.
by Uffda
Thu Feb 23, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Village Point
Replies: 178
Views: 37061

Re: Official: Village Point

The Ann Taylor store closed and the front is construction boarded up. Not sure if that store is coming back in or something new.
by Uffda
Mon Feb 20, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Grane @ Midtown Crossing
Replies: 28
Views: 1955

Re: Grane (CLOSING)

I guess I missed that news story. What crime was committed by the owner? Check out the brix thread. I did. Didn't see anything. Failed business and not able to pay bills. Is that a crime? It sounds like he tried to keep it going way past the point of no return. Including selling gift cards at Chris...
by Uffda
Mon Feb 20, 2017 8:25 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Mike Daum Kimbal NE/SDSU basketball - missed in state
Replies: 3
Views: 83

Re: Mike Daum Kimbal NE/SDSU basketball - missed in state

This kid is getting a lot if press right now. They talked about him on KFAB too this AM. He is having a great year and is deserving on the coverage BUT the big unanswerable question is would he be doing this against the teams that CU or NU play? Saw these two articles today in the Sioux Falls paper...
by Uffda
Mon Feb 20, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Mike Daum Kimbal NE/SDSU basketball - missed in state
Replies: 3
Views: 83

Mike Daum Kimbal NE/SDSU basketball - missed in state

Saw these two articles today in the Sioux Falls paper and the OWH. I guess both UNL and Creighton weren't impressed with his high school career http://www.argusleader.com/story/blogs/mattzimmer/2017/02/19/mike-daums-legend-grows/98131416/ In his last nine games, the 6-foot-9 center is averaging 31.4...
by Uffda
Tue Feb 14, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Top Golf Omaha
Replies: 58
Views: 4927

Re: Top Golf Omaha

You can see how close to the interstate

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGvS3Lk8wLc
by Uffda
Sun Feb 12, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Top Golf Omaha
Replies: 58
Views: 4927

Re: Top Golf Omaha

I've studied the Top Golf model and its an awesome business. Growing VERY fast. I'm just wondering what the residents of the area are going to think about that large footprint 'surrounded' by 160 foot high chain link fence? Its a real eye sore if its on a main road (Dodge) or ? While an excellent c...
by Uffda
Sun Feb 12, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1802
Views: 137513

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

When it comes to riding a bus, I don't want to ride with the people with droopy pants that look like they're going to mug me. I don't want to sit next to the guy that smells like he crapped his pants or the guy that smells like an ashtray. I don't want to worry about getting lice or bed bugs from s...
by Uffda
Wed Feb 08, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2016-2017 Winter Storms
Replies: 37
Views: 1123

Re: 2016-2017 Winter Storms

Coyote wrote:Did they forget to send the plows out this morning?


I saw 2 in my journey down Sorensen parkway to 75 to I-480 to Kennedy to 20th and Q. Sorensen was pretty bad. Took me 40 min
by Uffda
Tue Feb 07, 2017 5:44 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: Omaha Public Schools
Replies: 6
Views: 266

Re: Omaha Public Schools

GRANDPASMUCKER wrote:When the Mayor and the Public Schools are openly conspiring to subvert the government its illegal. :no:


Actually according to the article, the resolution just states the OPS is following the law. 8)
by Uffda
Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:02 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 779
Views: 96224

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

swinquest wrote:What happened to the Channel 3 morning person....Deanne I think?


She left a few weeks ago. All I heard them say - was her las show had been the week before. But I missed any reference to future.
by Uffda
Sun Jan 29, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Gordman's Business News
Replies: 40
Views: 4728

Re: Gordman's Business News

What a shame. Had Gordman's adapted faster they easily could have set themselves up as the American H&M. This is the second time around for me. I want to say that the building on 90th and Fort next to Baker's was once a Richman Gordman and it's still vacant. Now the Gordman's caddie corner acro...
by Uffda
Tue Jan 24, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Grace University
Replies: 28
Views: 3073

Re: Grace University

So has there been that much family growth in the area to need another elementary along with Bancroft, Castelar and Liberty? Liberty will obviously not close since its a new facility, but I wonder if they would rearrange the other two. I am trying to figure out where these students are going to go t...
by Uffda
Tue Jan 24, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sorenson Park Plaza
Replies: 190
Views: 29563

Re: Sorenson Park Plaza

With Shopko closing, Gorman's should move into Sorensen Plaza and bring their business there helping it become a destination location. Gordman's is right behind Shopko. I don't think they got their stocks above a dollar. This past Saturday, at 2pm, Gordmans maybe had 10 cars in their lot at the 90t...
by Uffda
Tue Jan 24, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Grace University
Replies: 28
Views: 3073

Re: Grace University

So has there been that much family growth in the area to need another elementary along with Bancroft, Castelar and Liberty? Liberty will obviously not close since its a new facility, but I wonder if they would rearrange the other two. I am trying to figure out where these students are going to go t...
by Uffda
Sun Jan 22, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: The Omaha Tap House (Two Locations)
Replies: 46
Views: 5797

Re: The Omaha Tap House (Two Locations)

I stopped in last night after work for a burger and of course a couple of beers. Nice layout and good choice of beers and burger styles. It was pretty busy but the wait for most people wasn't very long.
by Uffda
Wed Dec 21, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Casual Pint - Countryside Village
Replies: 41
Views: 1309

Re: Casual Pint - Countryside Village

I stopped in the night for the first time. Nice lunch and a beer's both on tap and bottle. Found out you can buy the bottle beer and drink it there if you want.

Also make sure to get there casual pint app as it gives you discounts when you check-in
by Uffda
Sun Dec 18, 2016 8:21 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 779
Views: 96224

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Sioux City uses "Siouxland." Maybe someone needs to start a post. Does Omaha try and go solo or is Lincoln included? 'Greater Omaha Newscast" or with an "e" for RNcyanide, "Greater Omaha Newscaste" Having growing up around Sioux Falls at a time when there was only...
by Uffda
Sun Dec 11, 2016 9:55 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Casual Pint - Countryside Village
Replies: 41
Views: 1309

Re: Casual Pint - Countryside Village

Maybe we need a separate Casual Pint thread
by Uffda
Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Gas Prices
Replies: 726
Views: 54787

Re: Local Gas Prices

I filled up for 1.87 on Sunday night at th BP at 99th and Blair high road. The new Walmart station across the street is the same price. Last night they were at 1.91.
by Uffda
Sun Dec 04, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2016
Replies: 286
Views: 6870

Re: Nebraska Football 2016

Coyote wrote:Music City : Nebraska vs Tennessee
2:30 Dec 30. ESPN


Bummer! I was hoping for Outback since I was already going to be in Tampa at that time. :(
by Uffda
Sat Dec 03, 2016 9:40 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Sioux Falls --One dead, one rescued in downtown building collapse
Replies: 0
Views: 190

Sioux Falls --One dead, one rescued in downtown building collapse

Downtown Sioux Falls building undergoing major remodeling collapsed yesterday.

http://www.argusleader.com/story/news/2 ... /94821244/
by Uffda
Fri Nov 25, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: HyVee Growth Plans
Replies: 74
Views: 3877

Re: HyVee Growth Plans

Was up in Sioux Falls during Thanksgiving --- went into a HyVee to get some wine for Thanksgiving dinner and came across this ---- NE definitely needs to change their beer distribution laws.

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