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by Uffda
Sun May 21, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Nebraska Multisports Complex
Replies: 193
Views: 13436

Re: Nebraska Multisports Complex

Uncertainties mount as Nebraska Multisport Complex cost, funding estimates are recalculated

http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/uncerta ... d70b4.html
by Uffda
Thu May 18, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Sioux Falls -Brew of the Week
Replies: 5
Views: 160

Re: Sioux Falls -Brew of the Week

Brew of the Week: WoodGrain Let the bartender pour you a cold pint of the brewery's Milk Stout. This beer has grown from its origins as co-owner Steve Hartman's humble home brew to one of WoodGrain's most popular taps. Unlike other dark beers, this choice won't weigh you down. Another great favorit...
by Uffda
Fri May 12, 2017 7:00 am
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Sioux Falls -Brew of the Week
Replies: 5
Views: 160

Re: Sioux Falls -Brew of the Week

Brew of the Week: Gandy Dance

Located in the back of the bar Monk’s House of Ale Repute, Gandy Dancer has a one-barrel brew system, making them a nano-brewery.

http://www.argusleader.com/story/opinio ... 314692001/
by Uffda
Sun May 07, 2017 7:35 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Oh boy

Amid superintendent search, OPS board members sniped at each other into the night, texts show

http://www.omaha.com/news/education/ami ... a1f9a.html
by Uffda
Sat May 06, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Dam Site 15A (168th and Fort)
Replies: 81
Views: 7943

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

I drove down 168th from State to maple today. There is one new subdivision between state and ida on the west side. It started last fall and has approx. 10 houses in various stages. Right to the south of it there is a new sign that says Future Bennington Elem. Then as you get closer to Fort there was...
by Uffda
Fri May 05, 2017 6:12 am
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Sioux Falls -Brew of the Week
Replies: 5
Views: 160

Sioux Falls -Brew of the Week

The argusleader newspaper in Sioux Falls is doing Brew of the Week about breweries in and around Sioux Falls. Each article also has a small video. First week - Hydra Beer Company http://www.argusleader.com/story/opinion/columnists/alexa-giebink/2017/04/27/brew-week-hydra-beer-company/100946008/ This...
by Uffda
Thu May 04, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: |expletive| Sushi - Benson
Replies: 9
Views: 525

Re: |expletive| Sushi - Benson

Brad wrote:LOL!!! The sensor is messing up this name. Yo$hitomo Sushi


I was thinking you didn't want to sushi restaurant in Benson :D I was thinking you didn't want to sushi restaurant in Benson :D :D :D
by Uffda
Wed May 03, 2017 2:43 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

It came out at the board meeting that they didn't look at the temp candidates -- like i said there was a force outside the board controlling who they selected. "The subcommittee was supposed to review interim superintendent candidates and did receive applications from “very, very high-quality c...
by Uffda
Wed May 03, 2017 6:10 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Mark Evans' new OPS contract would increase his salary, vacation time http://www.omaha.com/news/education/mark-evans-new-ops-contract-would-increase-his-salary-vacation/article_8e148ed0-176c-52a2-938d-74df39ad8b7e.html Omaha Public Schools Superintendent Mark Evans is slated to receive a 2.5 percen...
by Uffda
Tue May 02, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Mark Evans' new OPS contract would increase his salary, vacation time http://www.omaha.com/news/education/mark-evans-new-ops-contract-would-increase-his-salary-vacation/article_8e148ed0-176c-52a2-938d-74df39ad8b7e.html Omaha Public Schools Superintendent Mark Evans is slated to receive a 2.5 percen...
by Uffda
Tue May 02, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Welcome to Omaha
Topic: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29
Replies: 26
Views: 586

Re: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29

So this Saturday @ 2:00 @ Growler USA
by Uffda
Sun Apr 30, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Welcome to Omaha
Topic: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29
Replies: 26
Views: 586

Re: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29

Let me know as I am not working Saturday
by Uffda
Sat Apr 29, 2017 10:41 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Mark Evans' new OPS contract would increase his salary, vacation time http://www.omaha.com/news/education/mark-evans-new-ops-contract-would-increase-his-salary-vacation/article_8e148ed0-176c-52a2-938d-74df39ad8b7e.html Omaha Public Schools Superintendent Mark Evans is slated to receive a 2.5 percen...
by Uffda
Sat Apr 29, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017
Replies: 530
Views: 10219

Re: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017

a friend posted this -- Creighton freshman Kobe Paras has received a scholarship release and plans to transfer
by Uffda
Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modifications to eOmahaForums
Replies: 696
Views: 62321

Re: Modifications to eOmahaForums

What I have seen on my iPad and now MacBook is the site is showing categories that supposedly have new postings but when I go into the category none of the sub sections are showing any new postings.
by Uffda
Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Welcome to Omaha
Topic: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29
Replies: 26
Views: 586

Re: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29

I checked out GrowlerUSA after work today. Not a real big place but adequate. There were 4.5 pages of beers and some wine. Food menu is kind of small - had one their inferno burger - was good but nothing to brag about.
by Uffda
Thu Apr 27, 2017 6:16 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 100073

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Deanne Brink: Fort Myers! http://www.ftvlive.com/sqsp-test/2017/4/16/new-hire-in-ft-myers Some might not like this comment Going from Nebraska to South Florida has to feel a bit like winning the lottery. . :lol: :lol: :lol: Yeah.. On a certain level, it's funny..and a put down we in Nebraska are us...
by Uffda
Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 100073

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

damonhynes wrote:Deanne Brink: Fort Myers!
http://www.ftvlive.com/sqsp-test/2017/4 ... n-ft-myers


Some might not like this comment

Going from Nebraska to South Florida has to feel a bit like winning the lottery.. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Uffda
Sat Apr 22, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Runza Corporate HQ (8800 Firethorn Lane)
Replies: 13
Views: 577

Re: Runza Corporate HQ (8800 Firethorn Lane)

Omaha_corn_burner wrote:They've already been franchising outside of Nebraska for years.


They opened a couple in Sioux Falls several years ago --- they didn't catch on and closed.
by Uffda
Sat Apr 22, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: Welcome to Omaha
Topic: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29
Replies: 26
Views: 586

Re: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29

Coyote wrote:29th?


i work 1130-530 but after that ...
by Uffda
Wed Apr 19, 2017 6:13 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 100073

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Hopefully, this blackout won't last too long. I know that if it continues into the fall, there will be lots of pi$$ed off Husker fans in Omaha. As you probably know, most Nebraska football games air on ABC, which KETV is the affiliate for in Omaha. So if they can't watch their team play, they'll be...
by Uffda
Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Welcome to Omaha
Topic: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 29
Replies: 26
Views: 586

Re: Forum Beer Fest - Saturday, Apr 22

Coyote wrote:Anybody?


I work 1:30-5:30
by Uffda
Tue Apr 18, 2017 6:12 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 105
Views: 2199

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

It has been in the news that a couple players have left the UNL team. I came across this article of an interview with Izzo of MSU A couple of interesting quotes -- “The profession has changed. Twenty years ago, it changed with talk radio, but talk radio didn’t even put a dent when you compare it to ...
by Uffda
Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:08 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 304
Views: 8560

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

The mayoral debate: http://www.3newsnow.com/news/local-news/stothert-mello-to-debate-tonight Isn't it tragic that they are wasting so much time talking about a Street Car and not a second about what we are going to do about all the dozens of streets now lined every day of the week with beggars and ...
by Uffda
Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 304
Views: 8560

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

The mayoral debate: http://www.3newsnow.com/news/local-news/stothert-mello-to-debate-tonight Isn't it tragic that they are wasting so much time talking about a Street Car and not a second about what we are going to do about all the dozens of streets now lined every day of the week with beggars and ...
by Uffda
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 304
Views: 8560

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

I know people want the sight of a street car cruising down the street for the cool factor but I feel for years Omaha has neglected the mass transit of a good reliable extensive bus system that could then have been expanded on with light rail and street cars -- something like Denver has been doing fo...
by Uffda
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Growler USA (162nd & W Maple)
Replies: 37
Views: 2339

Re: Growler USA (162nd & W Maple)

Coyote wrote:
guy4omaha wrote:^^^ Brad and Coyote, do you think Saturday afternoon-ish will work for you too as we mentioned getting together sometime on this way back when?

I work this weekend so I couldn't do it until after 8...



I have to work until 6 Saturday but not friday
by Uffda
Tue Apr 11, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Storage Units
Replies: 10
Views: 397

Re: Storage Units

People have too much

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by Uffda
Wed Apr 05, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Top Golf Omaha (Westroads Area)
Replies: 61
Views: 6157

Re: Top Golf Omaha (Westroads Area)

Topgolf indoor driving range is coming to Omaha http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/topgolf-indoor-driving-range-is-coming-to-omaha/article_108dd52c-1a3f-11e7-ba25-83e136dcd6d3.html A Topgolf entertainment center is coming to Omaha. Investors have plans teed up to build one of the popular indoor/outdoo...
by Uffda
Fri Mar 31, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 304
Views: 8560

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

This is getting interesting too.

Schmaderer, Omaha police union say Sheriff Dunning was unprofessional in anti-Stothert TV ad

http://www.omaha.com/news/politics/city ... 931ca.html
by Uffda
Tue Mar 28, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Welcome to the 20-Minute Village article
Replies: 0
Views: 129

Welcome to the 20-Minute Village article

Wasn't sure where this would fit so.... John Danicic and Kim Ode are living the suburban American Dream. They built a home on a half-acre lot studded with trees in Edina, Minnesota, where their children attended the highly ranked local public schools. Their driveway easily accommodates their three v...
by Uffda
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 20's Showgirl
Replies: 57
Views: 3003

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: 26
Views: 864

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: 26
Views: 864

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: 26
Views: 864

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: 282

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: 530
Views: 10219

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: 57
Views: 3003

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: 179
Views: 37856

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...

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