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by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Casual Pint - Countryside Village
Replies: 41
Views: 1311

Re: Casual Pint - Countryside Village

Nightlife review: Even craft brew enthusiasts will find something new here http://www.omaha.com/go/nightlife-review-even-craft-brew-enthusiasts-will-find-something-new/article_f5d06698-c0f1-59c0-9fd2-895e7a3cb11e.html Stop what you’re doing and go to The Casual Pint. Or go some time when it’s conve...
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017
Replies: 505
Views: 8833

Re: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017

Great seeing Patton "The Little Guy from Omaha" on the post game show!
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2016-2017 UNO Hockey
Replies: 53
Views: 1215

Re: 2016-2017 UNO Hockey

GOAL!!!! UNO scores at 4:17in OT! Justin Parizek with his 12th of the year!!!

UNO leads the best of 3 series 1-0
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017
Replies: 505
Views: 8833

Re: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017

iamjacobm wrote:I really think they handle X tonight. Their home losses to Providence and Xavier in the regular season were incredibly similar late game collapses. I think they have them figured out and will win by double digits again.


:like: I hope your're right!
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
Replies: 853
Views: 83461

Re: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

1 year later, elephants have made Omaha zoo their home – but staff doesn't want them to lose their wild side http://www.omaha.com/living/zoo/year-later-elephants-have-made-omaha-zoo-their-home-but/article_7626f3fa-d43c-55d0-8c48-abd17aaf9e98.html In the year since elephants arrived at Omaha’s zoo, ...
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 345
Views: 5501

Re: Nebraska License Plates

mrsticka wrote:So are these zoo plates for zoo employees?


No, for an extra $70 anyone can have them. Just like the Union Pacific, Cougar, Beef State, Creighton, UNO, plates.
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Village Point
Replies: 178
Views: 37063

Re: Official: Village Point

njfuchtman wrote:The old Z Gallery/Love Couture store is becoming something. The mall won't tell us other tenants what it is though. The construction is only happening at night, but currently still in the demo phase. Anyone have any ideas??


Go check out the Apple Store thread in the "Rumors" section.
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017
Replies: 505
Views: 8833

Re: Creighton Basketball 2016-2017

I was shocked when I woke up this morning. I fell asleep at half time and both teams were playing bad, never thought I would wake up to a 12 point win.
by Brad
Thu Mar 09, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: Fairmount Park Renovation
Replies: 52
Views: 5009

Re: Fairmount Park Renovation

Drive through today and they have bout down a ton of trees in the park. Nothing to make a dent in the overall number of trees, but easily hundreads. More like a thinning than a clear cut. They still need to clean out the trees at the lookout. A friend of mine co-owns mtrl. They do really cool work, ...
by Brad
Thu Mar 09, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: La Vista's "Golden Mile"
Replies: 111
Views: 13642

Re: La Vista's "Golden Mile"

Looks like some scaffolding and a construction light in there now.
by Brad
Thu Mar 09, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2017 Sandhill Crane Thread
Replies: 6
Views: 188

Re: 2017 Sandhill Crane Thread

Crane Trust wrote:
https://cranetrust.org/counts-week-4-2017

Crane Count:
February 13th = 8,146 Sandhill Cranes
February 21st = 66,000 Sandhill Cranes
February 27st = 194,825 Sandhill Cranes
March 8th = 406,000 Sandhill Cranes
by Brad
Thu Mar 09, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)
Replies: 351
Views: 50807

Re: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)

skinzfan23 wrote:I can honestly say, I have never seen a hotel with only one balcony.


I haven't either. That said, when is the last time you seen any of these three story chain hotels with any balconies.
by Brad
Thu Mar 09, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: UNO Campus Update
Replies: 440
Views: 44937

Re: UNO Campus Update

Awesome photo, thanks Brad! :-) Thanks Dave Thanks for the photos...I have been meaning to take some for the past week or so but couldn't find a vantage point to get a view of the whole site. You're welcome. There is a good view from that big lawn closer to pacific where I shot some of the earlier ...
by Brad
Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:55 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 16th Street Master Plan
Replies: 340
Views: 39704

Re: 16th Street Master Plan

I would rather have the city focus on restoring the street grid to the ConAgra campus than this. Much more cost effective and probably much more potential as well with the Old Market in such close proximity. I would agree to a point and think a grid system around ConAgra and the riverfront should b...
by Brad
Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)
Replies: 351
Views: 50807

Re: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)

skinzfan23 wrote:Was it up with that one balcony on the Comfort Inn? Is that a common area or is it just for one room?


No idea, I was surprised to see it. I didn't go around to the east side to see if there were any more.
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)
Replies: 351
Views: 50807

Re: Southport (126th - Giles - I80)

Photo Update: 1. New Dunkin Donuts site, new Sonic to the right in the back http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20170308sc8a6995.jpg 2. New Dunkin Donuts site, new Sonic to the left in the back, new Comfort Inn to the right. http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20170308sc8a6998.jpg 3. New Comfort Inn htt...
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Nebraska Multisports Complex
Replies: 191
Views: 12455

Re: Nebraska Multisports Complex

Still moving a lot of dirt.

1.
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by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:00 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Andover Pointe Apartments (132 & Chandler Rd)
Replies: 16
Views: 1202

Re: Andover Pointe Apartments (132 & Chandler Rd)

Couple buildings nearly done.

1. Clubhouse
Image

2. Apartment Building
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by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 85th and Cass Office
Replies: 12
Views: 1478

Re: 85th and Cass Office

Photo Update:
1.
Image
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Aksarben Village
Replies: 1813
Views: 240079

Re: Official: Aksarben Village

Looks like the first steel of the Hilton Garden Inn went up in the past few days on the southwest section of the property. Two Pieces! Its amazing how big this property is when you see all the stuff on it. 1. http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20170308sc8a7027.jpg 2. http://cranesandtrains.com/image...
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: UNO Campus Update
Replies: 440
Views: 44937

Re: UNO Campus Update

I'v been trying to get a photos of this, but my schedule hasn't worked out with the good light. In the past couple weeks they started putting up some of the decorative accents on the front of the garage. 1. http://cranesandtrains.com/images/20170308sc8a7022.jpg 2. http://cranesandtrains.com/images/2...
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 104
Views: 1956

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

Here's the official word....

Shawn Eichorst @BigRedAD wrote:
Look forward to next season of @HuskerHoops under @CoachMiles leadership...the future is bright! GBR!
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: 2017 Area Fireworks Shows
Replies: 3
Views: 113

Re: 2017 Area Fireworks Shows

Thanks for starting the list, here are a few more.

LaVista - (Assuming May 26 or 27)
Papillion - (Assuming June 16 or 17)
Shadow Ridge Country Club - June 23rd
Ralston - July 4th
Bellevue Riverfest - July 22nd
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Paul Silas Among Eight Legends Selected as the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2017 http://gocreighton.com/news/2017/3/8/-m-basketball-paul-silas-among-eight-legends-selected-as-the-national-collegiate-basketball-hall-of-fame-class-of-2017.aspx Creighton all-time great Paul Sil...
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:46 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: NE 108th & Q
Replies: 10
Views: 591

Re: NE 108th & Q

Omaha_corn_burner wrote:What is he building at Giles and Eastport?

http://www.cityoflavista.org/DocumentCenter/View/9831


That's another Dunkin Donuts.
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Turner Park East
Replies: 73
Views: 5241

Re: Turner Park East

Coyote wrote:Again... I like how they hide the parking...


Any idea how many underground parking stalls are still under the old twin tower that was torn down?
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:39 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Baker's stores spruce up
Replies: 50
Views: 5201

Re: Baker's stores spruce up

The North 90th Bakers is whack. The south side makes you feel like you are going into a different neighborhood (bay). And it feels very dated. I really hope that purchase the RG building and renovate it to feel natural, or just find a new N 90th location and build new. I don't know, but ever since ...
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 24
Views: 522

Re: UNO Basketball 2016-17

Darn! What a game! Final SDSU 79, Omaha 77. Hollins just missed 3-pointer at buzzer to win...
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Turner Park East
Replies: 73
Views: 5241

Re: Turner Park East

With a boost from city of Omaha, Turner Park East development moves forward near Midtown Crossing http://www.omaha.com/money/with-a-boost-from-city-of-omaha-turner-park-east/article_98a966d4-03aa-11e7-9cfe-032c9ba36848.html A City of Omaha commitment to build a 400-space parking complex has acceler...
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 24
Views: 522

Re: UNO Basketball 2016-17

Mavs trail 37-31 at the half... Went cold at the end of the half.

Lets Go Mavs!
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: City returns street to gravel
Replies: 7
Views: 671

Re: City returns street to gravel

Omaha's Gravel Roads make the NY Times. Omaha’s Answer to Costly Potholes? Go Back to Gravel Roads https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/07/us/omahas-answer-to-costly-potholes-go-back-to-gravel-roads.html?smid=tw-share&_r=0 As in many big cities, the infrastructure here is crumbling, a problem exacerb...
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 5th police precinct
Replies: 2
Views: 92

5th police precinct

Omaha officials announce 5th police precinct based in Elkhorn, plans to add dozens of officers http://www.omaha.com/news/crime/omaha-officials-announce-th-police-precinct-based-in-elkhorn-plans/article_bb58339a-0355-11e7-a976-57b6bb30773d.html Omaha’s long-awaited fifth police precinct will be base...
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 9:35 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 147
Views: 9949

Re: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan

Elite Cheer is listed as 2410 S 140th Cir. which is currently on the market. They built that building brand new about a decade ago. I worked on the plans for it way back when. Here is the thread for Elite and Trampoline City: http://www.eomahaforums.com/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=15965&hilit=Elite
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ
Replies: 203
Views: 20344

Re: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ

WBR_Tom wrote:wasn't on Brad's list above -- Big Mike's


Cool, I think I saw the (CLOSED) next to a couple of the google search results, but that must have been the food truck.

Can't beat $15 for BBQ!
by Brad
Tue Mar 07, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Business
Topic: HyVee Growth Plans
Replies: 74
Views: 3883

Re: HyVee Growth Plans

Which location is that?
by Brad
Mon Mar 06, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Baker's stores spruce up
Replies: 50
Views: 5201

Re: Baker's stores spruce up

There's some chatter on the Nextdoor app/site that the 90th & Fort location may be closing. Some posters say they have heard yes and no from their sources. Anyone here hear anything? I would say almost never believe anything you hear on nextdoor... Lol, if everything my neighborhood posted was ...
by Brad
Mon Mar 06, 2017 9:16 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: The Muse apartments (Micklin Lumber)
Replies: 14
Views: 705

The Muse apartments (Micklin Lumber)

Creighton University students would be primary occupants of proposed 240-unit apartment complex http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/creighton-university-students-would-be-primary-occupants-of-proposed-/article_123dcb33-e2d2-594e-8316-10ca92ed098d.html The latest redevelopment proposed for north downtow...
by Brad
Fri Mar 03, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Creighton Campus Development
Replies: 406
Views: 45095

Re: Creighton Campus Development

Creighton upgrading the DJ Sokol Arena. Looks sweet! http://www.gocreighton.com/sports/2015/10/24/Development_RAC.aspx?id=34 Here are some of the main renderings, there are a few more on the website. 1. http://www.gocreighton.com/common/controls/image_handler.aspx?thumb_id=0&image_path=/images/2...
by Brad
Fri Mar 03, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Westroads Development
Replies: 569
Views: 57577

Re: Westroads Development

That's crazy how it works in the Mall. From what I have seen elsewhere, the tenant usually gets some compensation. I have even heard of tenants getting a remodeling allowance when they renew their lease.
by Brad
Fri Mar 03, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Bohemian Cafe Purchased
Replies: 21
Views: 2244

Re: Bohemian Cafe Purchased

Greg S wrote:Are Sons of Italy moving in?


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