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by Uffda
Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 178
Views: 4887

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Nebraska wins
by Uffda
Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1074
Views: 113981

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

PS: I wouldn’t fly anywhere on Allegiant - even if you paid me to, which did almost happen once. So whenever they announce new service I just hope it creates more demand and competition so a real carrier starts flying the route. I must have had good luck as I have used Allegiant several times over ...
by Uffda
Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: METRO (Formerly Metro Area Transit - MAT)
Replies: 455
Views: 45865

Re: METRO (Formerly Metro Area Transit - MAT)

I have always wondered why the WalMart off of Blair high road doesn’t offer to put up a bus shelter and a cart corral as there is a bus stop right on 99th that their customers catch. A relatively good amount of people ride the bus to that Walmart for shopping, but I'm positive they make up a super ...
by Uffda
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: MECA Business News (CLCO/TDAPO)
Replies: 225
Views: 24775

Re: MECA Business News (CLCO/TDAPO)

Brad wrote:
skinzfan23 wrote:
Brandon Scott from WOWT did a story on this last night too, but WOWT's version was horrific, with zero details about the improvements...

H.


That's Brandon Scott for you. It probably wasn't sensationalist enough for him.
by Uffda
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Westgate Plaza (Mangelsen's)
Replies: 5
Views: 195

Re: Westgate Plaza (Mangelsen's)

They just built a Dollar Tree at the York interchange. I wonder if they are expanding in the region, or if Dollar Trees naturally multiply over time. 15 companies that are defying the retail meltdown by opening hundreds of new stores Dollar General, Dollar Tree, and Family Dollar the top 3 http://w...
by Uffda
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: METRO (Formerly Metro Area Transit - MAT)
Replies: 455
Views: 45865

Re: METRO (Formerly Metro Area Transit - MAT)

In Europe many cities transportation authorities have outsourced the installation and care of bus stops shelters to advertising companies such as JCDecaux. In exchange, they have the advertising rights in these stops and shelters. I don´t know if such arrangement would be possible in Omaha, special...
by Uffda
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sorenson Park Plaza
Replies: 204
Views: 33765

Re: Sorenson Park Plaza

I wish them luck. I know a guy who used to manage for Applebee's. Not the best clientele and hard to staff that location. I'd place some odds that the same was the demise of Golden Corral. I drive by that area a couple of times a week but don't really pay attention but that Golden Corral is still l...
by Uffda
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: New OPS Superintendent
Replies: 48
Views: 2722

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Philadelphia administrator selected as next Omaha Public Schools superintendent Cheryl Logan has almost three decades of experience working in large, diverse districts on the East Coast, speaks fluent Spanish, and now, she is the next superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools. The OPS board voted ...
by Uffda
Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sorenson Park Plaza
Replies: 204
Views: 33765

Re: Sorenson Park Plaza

I wish them luck. I know a guy who used to manage for Applebee's. Not the best clientele and hard to staff that location. I'd place some odds that the same was the demise of Golden Corral. I drive by that area a couple of times a week but don't really pay attention but that Golden Corral is still l...
by Uffda
Wed Jan 31, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: New OPS Superintendent
Replies: 48
Views: 2722

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Philadelphia administrator selected as next Omaha Public Schools superintendent Cheryl Logan has almost three decades of experience working in large, diverse districts on the East Coast, speaks fluent Spanish, and now, she is the next superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools. The OPS board voted ...
by Uffda
Mon Jan 29, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: The Landing (NuStyle redevelops St. Joseph's)
Replies: 151
Views: 18166

Re: The Landing (NuStyle redevelops St. Joseph's)

hav4 wrote:Looks like the bridge pillars are almost done over Highway 75.


I was thinking they were getting close but based on the plan up above the East side pillar is going to have stairs and an elevator so it has a ways to go as right now it is just the rebar framework BUT the west and middle one look done.
by Uffda
Sat Jan 27, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Aksarben Village
Replies: 1881
Views: 266239

Re: Official: Aksarben Village

Coyote wrote:That is basically what I have heard.



This could possibly be the other location that Swartz deli might end up I was told.. either HDR or here (at this time)
by Uffda
Sat Jan 27, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 344
Views: 37486

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Heard yesterday that Swartz Deli is going to open a second location in the ground floor/ lobby of this building. First location is at Countryside. http://swartzsdeli.com So I was told last night that this might not be totally set. There might be another spot at aksarben that also might be looking a...
by Uffda
Thu Jan 25, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Lot B Development
Replies: 223
Views: 21160

Re: Lot B Development

While getting a website address for another post on this forum, I found this... Check out Denver's version of Lot B! (you can see the ballpark in the upper right had corner of the rendering so its literally the same lot as in Omaha) https://denverinfill.com/blog/2017/11/colorado-rockies-mixed-use.h...
by Uffda
Wed Jan 24, 2018 6:11 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Westroads Development
Replies: 602
Views: 69861

Re: Westroads Development

I noticed another store that closed on the upper level that looked out onto the center court - can’t remember the name but it was there before Christmas
by Uffda
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1074
Views: 113981

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

I have a question, or really more of an observation. It seems to me that perhaps after finishing the new parking garage they could have located the rental car area in the garage directly across from the terminal, on ground level? At the Tampa airport, you pickup your bags and then walk across about...
by Uffda
Fri Jan 12, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 157
Views: 15661

Re: Birthdays

Coyote wrote:
Coyote wrote:Is it Uffda's Birthday?

:bday:


Or, is it today?


The 11th. Thx
by Uffda
Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Amazon HQ2
Replies: 54
Views: 2914

Re: Amazon HQ2

Interesting article about Amazon's effect on Seattle One walk through Seattle's 'Amazonia' neighborhood made me very uneasy for whatever city gets HQ2 http://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-hq-photo-tour-seattle-make-any-city-wary-of-amazon-hq2-2017-12/#construction-on-amazons-third-and-fourth-tower...
by Uffda
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Amazon HQ2
Replies: 54
Views: 2914

Re: Amazon HQ2

Interesting article about Amazon's effect on Seattle One walk through Seattle's 'Amazonia' neighborhood made me very uneasy for whatever city gets HQ2 http://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-hq-photo-tour-seattle-make-any-city-wary-of-amazon-hq2-2017-12/#construction-on-amazons-third-and-fourth-towers...
by Uffda
Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 285

Re: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017

NovakOmaha wrote:Great showing for the CLink and PBA in the rankings worldwide for arenas:

Clink #78, PBA #85, Sprint Center KC #32, Wells Fargo Des Moines #94


Also the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls was #84
by Uffda
Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Justin Patton in the NBA
Replies: 35
Views: 1263

Re: Justin Patton in the NBA

Justin is still on Iowa's roster. Last night he played 19 minutes, 4 pts, 3 reb. Friday he played 18 minutes, 19 pts, 3 reb... Before that 16, 6 and 6. He is getting good pt with the Iowa Wolves. Interesting as he is also listed on the TWolves roster I was out of town and missed this headline. Minn...
by Uffda
Sun Jan 07, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Justin Patton in the NBA
Replies: 35
Views: 1263

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.
by Uffda
Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 344
Views: 37486

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Heard yesterday that Swartz Deli is going to open a second location in the ground floor/ lobby of this building. First location is at Countryside. http://swartzsdeli.com
by Uffda
Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:16 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1939
Views: 160237

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

Thinking more about that article during the day leaves me shaking my head. The article was talking about Semis and trucks that would be driving down I-80 without human drivers. That concept is about as obviously flawed and ridiculous as Amazon someday delivering packages to our houses by drones. I ...
by Uffda
Mon Jan 01, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 54
Views: 1375

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

GrandpaaSmucker wrote:
Uffda wrote:
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Why would the guy be digging dirt with a flat head shovel that is covered with concrete? We don't know if that graphic is fake news or Russian bot created propoganda or what :lol:


It’s your shovel youngster
by Uffda
Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 54
Views: 1375

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

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by Uffda
Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's @ VP is CLOSED
Replies: 182
Views: 18973

Re: Stroud's @ VP is CLOSED

Brad wrote:
BPHusker wrote:I bought a gift card as a Christmas gift two weeks ago and now they close? They had to have known they were closing, yet were still selling gift cards.


Said on a WOWT news story they were offering refunds.


Article also said everything is out of the restaurant also
by Uffda
Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 54
Views: 1375

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

Going pro was said to be his second option. They must have received positive responses to their NFL inquiries that would make him think his best shot was there. I think Tanner Lee received strong hints that he was done here from none other then Scott Frost himself. I clearly saw Frost sending those...
by Uffda
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2017-2018 Winter Storms
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: 2017-2018 Winter Storms

iamjacobm wrote:
I was in Casper, WY last December for work and it was -32 air temp, so cold it was almost numbing rather than feeling cold.


Was the wind blowing too? I lived and worked in Casper for 21 yrs. it got cold but the winter wind was worse.
by Uffda
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 54
Views: 1375

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

Going pro was said to be his second option. They must have received positive responses to their NFL inquiries that would make him think his best shot was there. I think Tanner Lee received strong hints that he was done here from none other then Scott Frost himself. I clearly saw Frost sending those...
by Uffda
Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:37 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Justin Patton in the NBA
Replies: 35
Views: 1263

Re: Justin Patton in the NBA

Timberwolves' Justin Patton: Will be recalled Saturday

https://www.cbssports.com/fantasy/baske ... -saturday/
by Uffda
Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:37 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017 NCAA Volleyball
Replies: 37
Views: 1139

Re: 2017 NCAA Volleyball

From the OWH today.
The crowds at the Sprint Center became the two largest surpassing theCenturylink crowds from 2015.

The top five college VB crowds of all time and 9 of the top 11 all have come with the Huskers on the court.
by Uffda
Fri Dec 15, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sunset Valley Golf Club - Sold
Replies: 34
Views: 2768

Re: Sunset Valley Golf Club - Sold

How exactly do all these people get in and out of this neighborhood - seems like a lot of traffic will be added to Arbor -- http://www.arborwoodsomaha.com/Site-Plan The average daily traffic on Arbor west of 90th is 692. In contrast average daily traffic on Arbor east of 90th is 2,982. https://publ...
by Uffda
Fri Dec 15, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sunset Valley Golf Club - Sold
Replies: 34
Views: 2768

Re: Sunset Valley Golf Club - Sold

How exactly do all these people get in and out of this neighborhood - seems like a lot of traffic will be added to Arbor --
http://www.arborwoodsomaha.com/Site-Plan
by Uffda
Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Justin Patton in the NBA
Replies: 35
Views: 1263

Re: Justin Patton in the NBA

Saw this tonight Timberwolves top pick Patton impresses in pro debut https://www.foxsports.com/north/story/minnesota-timberwolves-justin-patton-pro-debut-karl-anthony-towns-andrew-wiggins-121417 It didn’t take long for the Timberwolves’ 2017 first-round pick to impress at the professional level. In ...
by Uffda
Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 54
Views: 1375

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

nebugeater wrote:
Coyote wrote:Adrian Martinez has committed to Nebraska!



This is good news. Plans to sign n the early date next week. If he fits the future like many say I would witch of the exiting QB's will transfer after Spring ball.


Hopefully at least 1 stays as all FB teams need depth at QB.
by Uffda
Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017 NCAA Volleyball
Replies: 37
Views: 1139

Re: 2017 NCAA Volleyball

Nebraska is in the Finals. It took 5 games and Nebraska had to comeback from a 2-1 game deficit.
by Uffda
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: New Kiewit HQ
Replies: 51
Views: 3710

Re: New Kiewit HQ

Coyote wrote:
nebugeater wrote:Ok how did somebody on here not know about this and report it here before the press release.

Sorry, my bad, every once in a while something gets past my radar. :type:


Shame on you!!! You should be ashamed of your lack of knowledge :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Uffda
Thu Dec 14, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1939
Views: 160237

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

Given the status of the rest of the metro mass transit or lack thereof - I am still not sold on building the streetcar. I also have a problem with the part of the route that takes it down in front of the CLC and the stadium - although I see that part being used when there are events , I also see tha...
by Uffda
Sat Dec 09, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1074
Views: 113981

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

I have been disappointed in Allegiant's change of schedule. They have moved to Wed - Sat flights to St Pete. The Saturday Flight doesn't get into St Pete until late afternoon on Sat, so you lose half the weekend. There use to be Friday night flight - Monday afternoon flight which gave me the opportu...

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