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by Silverspoon
Tue Oct 17, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge
Replies: 6
Views: 530

Re: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge

On the market for $15 million. Page 20 of this document shows a conceptual redevelopment site plan. http://images1.loopnet.com/d2/dM6hZ8jYMWIATNkwOMCIR_6fGLxLCRydqgyTAaXfKuk/document.pdf Thats a ton considering how bad of condition the interior of the building is in. I know because I work here.
by Silverspoon
Sun Oct 15, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: New Perkins
Replies: 10
Views: 370

Re: New Perkins

I remember Perkins being really bad. Horrible food and worse service. Ill give it a try again when it opens and give you guys my review.
by Silverspoon
Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:38 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: College Baseball HOF
Replies: 30
Views: 1144

Re: College Baseball HOF

I understand putting it right next to the stadium, but to me this is a component of what the riverfront really needs. You need something unique to force people to go down there. I believe the ideal situation to utilize the riverfront would be to place the following down there: - The College Basebal...
by Silverspoon
Sun Oct 08, 2017 10:19 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: College Baseball HOF
Replies: 30
Views: 1144

Re: College Baseball HOF

This would be cool, but my money says it ends up in Indianapolis.
by Silverspoon
Tue Oct 03, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: Gretna Annexation
Replies: 35
Views: 810

Re: Gretna Annexation

Not that Im a fan of Gretna, Im a huge fan of making our city as large as possible. Why doesnt Omaha try and annex Gretna? I believe we share a border on the north side of Gretna.
by Silverspoon
Mon Sep 25, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Shopko
Replies: 23
Views: 4541

Re: Shopko

I dont believe Shopko is serious about restocking certain pieces of merchandise. My business is in gaming retail, and I bought the following locations out of stock on 3 Nintendo titles that they were selling for way too cheap, and they were never restocked, even though they are a hot item still. 144...
by Silverspoon
Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 870
Views: 108924

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

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


Deanne Brink: No longer in Fort Myers!
http://www.adweek.com/tvspy/where-is-wi ... ink/194341


So shes MIA and nowhere to be found?!
by Silverspoon
Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Rose & Crown/Hyvee
Replies: 13
Views: 1082

Re: Rose & Crown/Hyvee

That would be an odd place for a Hy-Vee...

I never understood why there really isnt any grocery stores downtown.
by Silverspoon
Sun Sep 17, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: Jimmy's All American Malt Shop and Grill (Manawa)
Replies: 10
Views: 283

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

Im guessing that since there isnt any info to be had on Google, or any franchising sites, it may be an original concept.
by Silverspoon
Wed Aug 23, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska High School Football 2017 Regular Season
Replies: 2
Views: 135

Nebraska High School Football 2017 Regular Season

Starts tonight! Wednesday, Aug 23rd. Whos excited? I typically go to a game every Friday night and follow a certain player that I think will play on Saturdays or Sundays. This weekend Im going to the Millard West @ Millard South game cuz Millard West has a pretty good QB and RB combo in Guido and Be...
by Silverspoon
Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Millard Family Hospital
Replies: 9
Views: 818

Re: Millard Family Hospital

Thats very interesting. I wonder how that will effect the Millard Methodist Urgent Care across the street.
by Silverspoon
Wed Apr 19, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What does Omaha need?
Replies: 43
Views: 2670

Re: What does Omaha need?

Pro sports team.
by Silverspoon
Sat Apr 08, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Ross Dress for Less
Replies: 14
Views: 1107

Re: Ross Dress for Less

I know they were popular as east coast mall anchors from what Ive seen in dead malls.
by Silverspoon
Wed Apr 05, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 870
Views: 108924

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Does anybody know why Deanne Brink left the local news?
by Silverspoon
Sun Apr 02, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Brite Ideas Closing
Replies: 9
Views: 572

Re: Brite Ideas Closing

RNcyanide wrote:There's only one...?


156th Blondo and Midtown location. I thought both were still open...
by Silverspoon
Sun Apr 02, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Brite Ideas Closing
Replies: 9
Views: 572

Re: Brite Ideas Closing

Both locations?
by Silverspoon
Thu Mar 30, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is anybody here into Urban Exploration?
Replies: 7
Views: 437

Re: Is anybody here into Urban Exploration?

For those not familiar, here is a definition straight from the web: "Urban exploration (often shortened as urbex, UE, bexing, urbexing and sometimes known as 'roof-and-tunnel hacking') is the exploration of man-made structures, usually abandoned ruins or not usually seen components of the man-...
by Silverspoon
Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is anybody here into Urban Exploration?
Replies: 7
Views: 437

Is anybody here into Urban Exploration?

For those not familiar, here is a definition straight from the web: "Urban exploration (often shortened as urbex, UE, bexing, urbexing and sometimes known as 'roof-and-tunnel hacking') is the exploration of man-made structures, usually abandoned ruins or not usually seen components of the man-m...
by Silverspoon
Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Dillards at Oakview closing!
Replies: 24
Views: 2693

Re: Dillards at Oakview closing!

This would be horrible, for Oakview Mall, for Omaha, and for those of us who enjoy shopping at Dillard's. I worked at Oakview for a while up until last January, and GGP who owns the mall wont spend a penny on the place. Furthermore, Todd, the GM of the mall, always told me that Oakview was in great...
by Silverspoon
Mon Mar 27, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Missouri River Cruises?
Replies: 9
Views: 557

Re: Missouri River Cruises?

I agree with Smucker, way too many hazards. Also, how far could you go? You would be trapped between two dams.
by Silverspoon
Fri Mar 24, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Dillards at Oakview closing!
Replies: 24
Views: 2693

Dillards at Oakview closing!

I just heard from two long time Dillards employees that their location is on the way out. They have each been at Dillards for 5+ years and they said they have found new jobs because they received the word early. With this being the only Dillards in Omaha, I see it as the only thing keeping Oakview o...
by Silverspoon
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Target
Replies: 9
Views: 586

Re: Target

Why do you guys think Omaha was basically a test market over many other options?
by Silverspoon
Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:30 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: Does anybody have photos inside of the old Richman Gordmans on 90th?
Replies: 8
Views: 564

Does anybody have photos inside of the old Richman Gordmans on 90th?

I was talking about that particular location with some coworkers today and I remember there was a play area in either the NE or SE corner of the store where they had a small slide. I was only like 5 when that location closed, but thats what I remember from it. Id love to see some interior photos and...
by Silverspoon
Wed Mar 22, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA
Replies: 15
Views: 1238

Re: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA

I have been following the new @MediaWatchOMA account and the long-standing MeanStreetsOMA accounts on Twitter. The former has more than 25,000 followers and the latter more than 100,000. Only two legitimate news media outlets in Omaha have more than 100,000 followers: @Omaha and @KETV. Do many peop...
by Silverspoon
Wed Mar 22, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA
Replies: 15
Views: 1238

Re: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA

Meanstreets is legit. I have followed and contributed for years and his followers are real. He posts everything that comes across the scanner so there's a ton of good content, so that helps to draw ppl in.
by Silverspoon
Wed Mar 22, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Target
Replies: 9
Views: 586

Re: Target

Isn't it correct that the First Super Target that they built was in Omaha? Correct, the one at 132nd and Maple. Joe Montana came to the opening of the Omaha store. The 2nd one was in Lawerence Kansas. Greg I was there that day. I got to catch a short pass from him since I was in a small group of pe...
by Silverspoon
Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: New Methodist Corporate Offices (168th & Pacific)
Replies: 11
Views: 1085

Re: New Methodist Corporate Offices (168th & Pacific)

I was in a meeting today hosted by the Methodist IT dept CIO that said the new HQ will definitely be done by December 2018.
by Silverspoon
Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:18 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Target
Replies: 9
Views: 586

Re: Target

Im surprised they are testing a Houston store and not a Minneapolis store. I visited their flagship store in downtown Minneapolis last October. It was pretty cool.
by Silverspoon
Sun Mar 19, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Local Car Dealership thread
Replies: 114
Views: 19558

Re: Local Car Dealership thread

damonhynes wrote:
jessep28 wrote:I've been MIA from the area for a few months. Did they take the old Baker's bay, or one further East?


Further east--in the middle of the strip. There's a groc store of some sort where Baker's used to be.


The majority of the old Bakers is Mega Market and a gym.
by Silverspoon
Sun Mar 19, 2017 12:09 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 43
Views: 2072

OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

I heard tonight that the last two candidates withdrew from the race at the same time leaving OPS with no immediate candidates to choose from. What is scaring candidates off? What are their biggest tasks that they are going to face after being appointed?
by Silverspoon
Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:14 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Local Car Dealership thread
Replies: 114
Views: 19558

Re: Local Car Dealership thread

Yes they are. Woodhouse will own it, and they're building it on L next to Alfa. Very exciting news for this market. Next up is likely Bentley, Lamborghini, or McLaren. Ferrari remains a long-shot IMO. I think all of those makes would be pretty far fetched for Omaha. You would need serious spenders ...
by Silverspoon
Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:08 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Local Car Dealership thread
Replies: 114
Views: 19558

Re: Local Car Dealership thread

TitosBuritoBarn wrote:Soon all dealerships will be Woodhouse or Performance/Baxter. That can't be good.


Not with Reagan in the picture fortunately...
by Silverspoon
Sat Mar 18, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: JC Penny's
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Re: JC Penny's

debradomayer wrote:Closing this Penney's is going to just kill that little mall. Gordman's has a store there too. Only thing that will keep it alive is the HyVee. Too bad


Hy-Vee is the cornerstone of every successful mall... :;):

If Oakview cant survive, then Fremont has no chance.
by Silverspoon
Tue Feb 19, 2013 12:32 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Village Pointe Toyota <-- Old Mill Toyota
Replies: 6
Views: 1744

Im guessing with the size of the new facility, they wont keep the Old Mill location correct?
by Silverspoon
Mon Jan 21, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: Mall of the Bluffs
Replies: 123
Views: 21056

I went to Sears yesterday and theyre basically down to jewelry and store fixtures...

The food court consists of Sbarro.
by Silverspoon
Mon Jan 21, 2013 4:14 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Old Earl May building
Replies: 7
Views: 1425

jessep28 wrote:
nebugeater wrote:It is at least 2 blocks from a CVS or Walgreens so probably one of those will end up there.


The bay next door to CVS on Millard Ave is still empty. Walgreens would likely go there.


That would be great!  I dont care for either company, so I wouldnt walk in to either of them.
by Silverspoon
Wed Jan 16, 2013 12:45 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2012-2013 Creighton Basketball
Replies: 263
Views: 17777

McDermott is now second in the nation after tonight...averaging 24.0 ppg.  He also passed Kyle Korver tonight to move into 5th place on Creighton's all-time scoring list. He should be able to pass Buford by the end of the season pretty easily.  Buford was the only Blue Jay I did like since Im a He...
by Silverspoon
Mon Jan 14, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Advance Auto Parts next to Staples
Replies: 9
Views: 1440

The Staples on 76th?
by Silverspoon
Fri Jan 04, 2013 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Omaha elevation/photography question
Replies: 5
Views: 1188

Omababe wrote:I'm very surprised that a building like the Woodmen Tower or FNB does not have a public observation deck.


That would be very cool if they did.  Im sure they could pay for the construction within a couple of years of tourism.
by Silverspoon
Thu Jan 03, 2013 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Omaha elevation/photography question
Replies: 5
Views: 1188

Omaha elevation/photography question

What is the highest point you can physically stand on to take an aerial photograph of any part of Omaha?  Is it the roof of the FNB building, or is there another building, on top of some hill, that is actually higher in elevation?

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