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by Brad
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 683
Views: 64749

Re: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)

Developer working to bring Hy-Vee to former Civic Auditorium site, Stothert says http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/developer-working-to-bring-hy-vee-to-former-civic-auditorium/article_cb1dac1e-1862-54d6-99a3-3ac9d01c5fcc.html “I know they’ve been in active conversations,” she told reporters following...
by Brad
Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Mode de Vie (Regency Court)
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: Mode de Vie (Regency Court)

French restaurant Mode de Vie to open at Regency Shopping Center http://www.omaha.com/go/french-restaurant-mode-de-vie-to-open-at-regency-shopping/article_478cb4f4-1e98-51df-b7da-dcf725e388c7.html Mode de Vie, situated across from Garbo's Salon and Spa, will be a "casual yet refined" cham...
by Brad
Thu Feb 15, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 265
Views: 6483

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

And the wacky wild Big East continues its ways. Villanova loses to Providence. Just a crazy year in the big east. Tournament should be fun! Here was an interesting tweet from our writer at the WBR: Providence at home this season: - beat Xavier - beat Villanova - beat Creighton - beat Butler - got b...
by Brad
Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017-18 UNO Hockey
Replies: 34
Views: 1346

Re: 2017-18 UNO Hockey

Greg S wrote:Fridays game against North Dakota moved up to 6:30 start. It's a whiteout. All fans in attendance will receive free shirts. They look pretty cool.


I was told, Friday is nearly sold out, Saturday is completely sold out
by Brad
Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Local Breweries
Replies: 310
Views: 20585

Re: Local Breweries

Coyote wrote:White Elm?


Fixed. I couldn't believe how many that list was missing. I probably added at least a half dozen today.
by Brad
Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ
Replies: 207
Views: 24647

Re: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ

Update from Boxer BBQ I’m excited to announce that Boxer BBQ will officially be under new ownership on March 1, 2018! Renea Dieatrick will be the new owner! And along with Jeff Westbrook they are bringing Boxer bbq to the next level! And yes, I will remain on as the Pitt master! The dining room will...
by Brad
Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Local Breweries
Replies: 310
Views: 20585

Re: Local Breweries

If I counted right, we now have 44 breweries (including a couple that are about to open). That doesn't not include Jukes (which hasn't started building yet), Granite City (because the beer is only fermented here), or any multiple locations/tasting rooms that breweries have. Its a great time to live ...
by Brad
Wed Feb 14, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 265
Views: 6483

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Fun seeing some other guys get some playing time last night.

Photo Gallery:
http://photos.whiteandbluereview.com/p369072539

Image
by Brad
Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Local Breweries
Replies: 310
Views: 20585

Re: Local Breweries

Coming Spring 2018

Flyover Brewing Company
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Website:
www.flyoverbrewingcompany.com

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/flyoverbrewingcompany/
by Brad
Tue Feb 13, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2018 Sandhill Crane Thread
Replies: 1
Views: 90

Re: 2018 Sandhill Crane Thread

Right on time!

Rowe Sanctuary wrote:Cranes are here!!! At 4:30 this afternoon February 12, we saw about 50 cranes flying overhead!! Tell us how much you like this.
by Brad
Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Restaurants Hot Seat
Replies: 35
Views: 2561

Re: Restaurants Hot Seat

Coyote wrote:
Guest wrote:Bruno's closing. Short run.

Charlie Yin's Bruno's Pasta Co. on W. Maple?


Is Lombardo's Bistro & Bar still open around the corner from Bruno's?
by Brad
Mon Feb 12, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Justin Patton in the NBA
Replies: 35
Views: 1263

Re: Justin Patton in the NBA

by Brad
Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Loveland Flats (88th & Center)
Replies: 18
Views: 2260

Re: Loveland Flats (88th & Center)

This project went vertical at the end of last week.
by Brad
Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Westgate Plaza (Mangelsen's)
Replies: 5
Views: 192

Re: Westgate Plaza (Mangelsen's)

Some sort of crosfit place opened up in the the old Kohl's spot just north of Mangelsen's
by Brad
Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Alvine Building (13th and Cass)
Replies: 170
Views: 17689

Re: Alvine Building (13th and Cass)

Really coming along, thanks for the update!
by Brad
Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Business
Topic: MECA Business News (CLCO/TDAPO)
Replies: 225
Views: 24774

Re: MECA Business News (CLCO/TDAPO)

A signal is proposed for 10th Street at the garage attached to the downtown arena and convention center. The project would involve removing part of the median on 10th to allow drivers to turn left out of the garage. Thanks god the World Herald actually still writes a good story with detail. Brandon...
by Brad
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Pinnacle Bank (84th & Dodge)
Replies: 2
Views: 392

Re: Pinnacle Bank (84th & Dodge)

Construction fence is up and demo has already started.
by Brad
Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: 5168 Tap room @ Midtown Crossing
Replies: 1
Views: 305

5168 Tap room @ Midtown Crossing

Just saw on Midtown Crossing’s FB Page that 88 restaurants is keeping the Ugly Duck Space and opening a tap room for their 5168 Brewing at Midtown Crossing
by Brad
Wed Feb 07, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner
Replies: 75
Views: 8423

Re: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner

I really like the proposed design overall, but what the rendering shows happening (or not happening) at street level is a bit boring and disappointing. It shows store fronts of the lobby with curtains drawn, basically. Hoping that's just because the didn't want to spend the time to render the insid...
by Brad
Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)
Replies: 125
Views: 10456

Re: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)

Louie wrote:
Brad wrote:
skinzfan23 wrote:Noticed that they took down the Venice Inn sign this past week.


Darn. I was stating to think they were going to keep it since it stayed up so long...

Someone surely will buy that and keep it, no?


I yeah, I'm sure someone paid a pretty penny for it.
by Brad
Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2018 Sandhill Crane Thread
Replies: 1
Views: 90

2018 Sandhill Crane Thread

Cranes usually start showing up next week. Wonder what this cold winter is going to do the schedule... Reminder, Cranes start to arrive around Valentines Day, Peak near St Patrick's Day, and are gone by Tax Day. Rowe Sanctuary General Crane Tours - March 2 - April 8 - $35.00/person/tour Overnight Ph...
by Brad
Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)
Replies: 125
Views: 10456

Re: Aksarben Pointe (former Venice Inn Site)

skinzfan23 wrote:Noticed that they took down the Venice Inn sign this past week.


Darn. I was stating to think they were going to keep it since it stayed up so long...
by Brad
Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Blue Blood Brewing Company
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: Blue Blood Brewing Company

jlincoln wrote:Enjoy the backstory of blue blood brewing Company.
http://nebraskastories.org/videos/cops-robbers/


Nice video. Thanks for sharing!
by Brad
Tue Feb 06, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2017 Bald Eagle Thread
Replies: 18
Views: 829

Re: 2017 Bald Eagle Thread

A record 209 active bald eagle nests were estimated in Nebraska in 2007 by the Nebraska Game and Park Commission. The total exceeds 2016's record of 162 and represents a 56 percent increase. I'm guessing that was meant to say 2017 not 2007. Its great having so many of them around. Seems like anymor...
by Brad
Tue Feb 06, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: The new USS Omaha
Replies: 15
Views: 1438

Re: The new USS Omaha

There are 4 of my Omaha Skyline Photos hanging in the ship! I was really shocked when they buyer told me where they photos were heading. WOW hope someday you can have someone supply you with photos or snapshots of where they are placed. That would be cool to get. The buyer was going out for they bi...
by Brad
Tue Feb 06, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: The new USS Omaha
Replies: 15
Views: 1438

Re: The new USS Omaha

There are 4 of my Omaha Skyline Photos hanging in the ship! I was really shocked when they buyer told me where they photos were heading.
by Brad
Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 265
Views: 6483

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

I missed the beginning of the game, but on the half time show, they said the Jays came out in a zone defense, something they normally don't play in. Apparently the Jays didn't execute the zone very well and Nova was just draining 3's against the zone. As long as they use this as a learning experienc...
by Brad
Thu Feb 01, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Blue Blood Brewing Company
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: Blue Blood Brewing Company

Has anyone gone on tour of Blue Blood in Lincoln? I think the Robbers Cave would be interesting to check out what they have done with it. Finally made it there over the holidays. The cave was really cool. We had a tour guide that was not a tour guide because he was interested in the brewery, but he...
by Brad
Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Cosmic Eye Brewing (6800 P Street)
Replies: 0
Views: 109

Cosmic Eye Brewing (6800 P Street)

Cosmic Eye Brewing (6800 P Street)

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/cosmiceye.beer/

Website (Not Active Yet)
https://www.cosmiceye.beer/
by Brad
Fri Jan 26, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Mahoney State Park
Replies: 24
Views: 1326

Re: Mahoney State Park

New FB Page for Caddy's Parkside Grill:
https://www.facebook.com/caddyatmahoneystatepark/

-Hopefully open in the next few weeks
-Catering starting 3/1
-Fully Operational for Easter Brunch on 4/1
by Brad
Fri Jan 26, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Hurts Donut Co.
Replies: 2
Views: 246

Re: Hurts Donut Co.

There is one in Lincoln IMO some of the most overrated donuts on the market. We have a few Lincoln people working out of our Omaha office and one of them brought in some Hurts Donuts last week. The one I tried had a ridiculous amount of bacon on it. It was a heart attack waiting to happen. Seems li...
by Brad
Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Hurts Donut Co.
Replies: 2
Views: 246

Hurts Donut Co.

Hurts Donut Co.

https://twitter.com/hurtsdonutco/status ... 8822477824

Hurts Donut Co. wrote:Kansas City, Oklahoma City, Colorado Springs, Memphis, Nashville, Quad Cities, Omaha, Waco
by Brad
Thu Jan 25, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road - 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 402

Re: Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road - 2019

Oh, must have heard that wrong. Too bad because the show they played together in Omaha was Awesome!
by Brad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road - 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 402

Re: Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road - 2019

nebugeater wrote:Nothing like hold all that cash for a full year before the concert......


Easy Money... LOL.

He and Billy Joel are playing a show in Kaufman Stadium this fall, that would be cool to see!
by Brad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Lot B Development
Replies: 223
Views: 21154

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.ht...
by Brad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Denver Forums
Replies: 2
Views: 216

Re: Denver Forums

Josh (the1wags her on eomaha) moved to Denver many years ago. He said he couldn't believe they don't have a forum like this.

Here is the site he gets a lot of his info from:
https://denverinfill.com/blog/

I guess there is always that stupid City-Data forum.
by Brad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road - 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 402

Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road - 2019

Elton John is retiring from the road...

Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road - 2019

CenturyLink Center Omaha wrote:Prepare to be dazzled by the incomparable Elton John
Farewell Yellow Brick Road will be his last ever tour. Tickets for February 12, 2019 go on sale Friday, February 2 at 10:00 AM.
by Brad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 344
Views: 37480

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Ben wrote:Does that mean we should see the parking structure start rising here shortly?


And / or the tower crane is coming down.
by Brad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Oklahoma Joe's
Replies: 17
Views: 1834

Re: Oklahoma Joe's

They have already closed: http://journalstar.com/business/local/oklahoma-joe-s-closes-its-doors/article_b89349cd-06d8-5e88-a718-398dfd3e8383.html?utm_content=bufferc083c&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=LEEDCC Wowza. 0 for 2 on famous K.C based restaurants in Nebra...
by Brad
Wed Jan 24, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Kawasaki's 30M expansion
Replies: 4
Views: 1291

Re: Kawasaki's 30M expansion

I was able to catch the Metro North cars they built from time to time. Union Pacific would pick them up 6 at a time and bring them up through Omaha on their way east. I am assuming since the article says they are doing final assembly in NY, we won't be able to do that with this order...

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