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by Silverspoon
Sun Jan 07, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Fast Food Restaurants Remodeling Everywhere.
Replies: 24
Views: 2266

Re: Fast Food Restaurants Remodeling Everywhere.

Speaking of that, the Panera Breads in the Chicago area are slowly converting to a kiosk ordering system where you order your food on iPads stationed at the front. Has this reached Omaha? There's still someone at the counter if you prefer the old way, but you get a free cookie for using the kiosk. ...
by Silverspoon
Fri Jan 05, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Im glad we can all agree on local news being a joke, but you all probably still find it sad that I find it so entertaining. The thing I hate the most about local news people is when they are talking infront of the camera, they have to make all those crazy movements with their head when they talk. T...
by Silverspoon
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Ugly Duck closes suddenly
Replies: 4
Views: 478

Re: Ugly Duck closes suddenly

onelocalfoods wrote:Its so hard to say goodbye.


LOL, youre right. That comment killed me btw.
by Silverspoon
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge
Replies: 16
Views: 1593

Re: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge

My dentist is in the building -- I think it would be described as the east-west "retaining wall" section -- and they've told me it is holding up the building behind it (on Indian Hills). But heck, what do they know, they're dentists! I still say tear down as much as possible and build the...
by Silverspoon
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Im glad we can all agree on local news being a joke, but you all probably still find it sad that I find it so entertaining. The thing I hate the most about local news people is when they are talking infront of the camera, they have to make all those crazy movements with their head when they talk. Th...
by Silverspoon
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

mrsticka wrote:I wouldn't mind seeing more clips of KMTV, WOWT and KETV newscasts from the late 80's/early 90's on YouTube someday.


:banger:
by Silverspoon
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Ugly Duck closes suddenly
Replies: 4
Views: 478

Re: Ugly Duck closes suddenly

End of the Road?
by Silverspoon
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge
Replies: 16
Views: 1593

Re: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge

I work in the portion that will be torn down, and its disgusting. If anybody ever wants to tour it after hours lmk. You can smell the mold in the air. It was a motel in the 60s, and around the 90s became the dorms for the college, and has been the corporate office for a long time now, but its a true...
by Silverspoon
Tue Jan 02, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge
Replies: 16
Views: 1593

Re: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge

I was just told that the half of the 8511 building that runs east-west is going to stay up and be repaired, and the part that runs north-south, and the small part that runs east-west right up front on the frontage road are being demolished.
by Silverspoon
Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: The Smoking Goat Restaurant
Replies: 6
Views: 406

Re: The Smoking Goat Restaurant

Im a huge foodie, but the names Pig & Finch, Smoking Goat, and of course Boars Head really turn me off. In other words, due to the name, there is a very very small chance I would ever give this new place a try.
by Silverspoon
Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

jag42 wrote:He could have been doing Nebraska weather from Massachusetts, just like how Fox 42 newscast originates from Fresno, CA.


Wow, are you serious?
by Silverspoon
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

I remember back in the day Rockett in the Morning on Sweet 98 was trying to get Pat Persaud to fill in for him when he was going to take a vacation sometime in 1994ish. Somehow my grandma knew where Carol Schroeder lived near Forrest Lawn Cemetary. Im a huge Jim Flowers fan! I have met him a few tim...
by Silverspoon
Thu Dec 21, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

I record every 6am and 10pm newscast of 3NewsNow because I find their goof ups hilarious. Local news is always so low quality compared to watching Sportscenter, or something on CNN. I also record "Omaha Sunday Morning" on CBS which is Jennifer Griswold being corny as heck, talking about t...
by Silverspoon
Thu Dec 21, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

I record every 6am and 10pm newscast of 3NewsNow because I find their goof ups hilarious. You need a life. lol!!! I used to watch the weather by what was her name to see all her screw ups.. Former Ms. Nebraska back in the days. I dont think youre talking about Deanne Brink as she was a morning anch...
by Silverspoon
Wed Dec 20, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

I record every 6am and 10pm newscast of 3NewsNow because I find their goof ups hilarious. Local news is always so low quality compared to watching Sportscenter, or something on CNN. I also record "Omaha Sunday Morning" on CBS which is Jennifer Griswold being corny as heck, talking about th...
by Silverspoon
Tue Dec 19, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116698

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

mrsticka wrote:In case anyone's wondering what happened to John Walsh, he's now at 10/11 here in Lincoln.


Ha, that guy is so creepy. I cant stand the new guy at 3NewsNow. Hes a complete tool.
by Silverspoon
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Anniversaries
Replies: 42
Views: 1926

Re: Anniversaries

Hey, I just hit 5 years today! Sorry for all of you that have had to put up with me over the last 5 years as I am very outspoken, but usually back it up with facts, but what is a fact anymore?
by Silverspoon
Tue Nov 28, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Restaurants Hot Seat
Replies: 19
Views: 1501

Re: Restaurants Hot Seat

I was just talking with a friend that told me to try it and he had the same feelings. He says the original location is really the only one to blow you away with a great experience, and for some reason, every other, including the other(s) in KC are very poor compared to the original.
by Silverspoon
Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Restaurants Hot Seat
Replies: 19
Views: 1501

Re: Restaurants Hot Seat

I wasnt very impressed with the taste of the food, but the amount of food for your buck was very good. Been there once, and wont go again...
by Silverspoon
Sun Nov 12, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Sioux Falls - Macy's
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Re: Sioux Falls - Macy's

I have always wanted to visit Sioux Falls just to check it out since its relatively close to Omaha. Macys isnt the selling point for me, but I will eventually get to check the city out.
by Silverspoon
Sun Nov 12, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football since 2001
Replies: 35
Views: 665

Re: Nebraska Football since 2001

Ill make it simple. The program went to |expletive| when they fired Solich. Had they stuck with him, they would still be a powerhouse.
by Silverspoon
Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Menards (Stony Brook)
Replies: 38
Views: 2410

Re: Menards (Stony Brook)

I predict that the next business to move into the old K-mart location will be Spirit Halloween.
by Silverspoon
Wed Nov 08, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Anniversaries
Replies: 42
Views: 1926

Re: Anniversaries

Whats the minimum number of years required before you guys acknowledge the anniversaries?
by Silverspoon
Sun Nov 05, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rumors Section Won't Open
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: Rumors Section Won't Open

Rumors is working for me.

Im using Firefox.
by Silverspoon
Mon Oct 30, 2017 5:19 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Shark Club/Quality Inn
Replies: 6
Views: 901

Re: Shark Club/Quality Inn

The Shark Club was a major |expletive| hole. I went in there once to meet up with somebody and it was the only time, but that was like 2006. I didnt realize it closed.

Are there possibly transients inhabiting it now?
by Silverspoon
Tue Oct 17, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Methodist Office Redevelopment - 85th and Dodge
Replies: 16
Views: 1593

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: 14
Views: 808

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: 1333

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: 1333

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: 47
Views: 1820

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: 28
Views: 5130

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: 917
Views: 116698

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: 1212

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: 444

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: 209

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: 924

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: 3129

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: 15
Views: 1635

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: 917
Views: 116698

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: 646

Re: Brite Ideas Closing

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


156th Blondo and Midtown location. I thought both were still open...

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