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by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Upstream Brewing Company
Replies: 16
Views: 2312

Re: Upstream Brewing Company

Just said on WOWT that the downtown location may even expand after the west location closes.
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: Does anybody have photos inside of the old Richman Gordmans on 90th?
Replies: 7
Views: 171

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

nebugeater wrote:Welcome back Brad. You have been MIA


Thanks. Yeah, its been a couple weeks.
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Upstream Brewing Company
Replies: 16
Views: 2312

Re: Upstream Brewing Company

And here is the OWH Story: Upstream Brewing Company to close west Omaha location http://www.omaha.com/go/upstream-brewing-company-to-close-west-omaha-location/article_0e205608-13f9-11e7-8c6c-a7e81672b58a.html Owner Brian Magee said the location, which opened in 2002 on the corner of 171st Street and...
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Upstream Brewing Company
Replies: 16
Views: 2312

Re: Upstream Brewing Company

According to the OWH on Twitter, Upstream is closing the West Omaha Location by the end of June...
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Philly Gold Pretzel Co. (5013 Grover Street)
Replies: 1
Views: 57

Philly Gold Pretzel Co. (5013 Grover Street)

Philly Gold Pretzel Co. (5013 Grover Street)

Limited info on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/phillygoldpretzelcompany/

Website is under construction:
http://phillygoldpretzel.com/

Cheesestake in a Pretzel sounds darn good to me!
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: Does anybody have photos inside of the old Richman Gordmans on 90th?
Replies: 7
Views: 171

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

Here are some inside shots of the 120th and Blondo store from the World Herald: I'm about 99.9% sure those are are miss labeled and not even the same store... The first photo is a drop ceiling and some sort of textured wall. The second has an open ceiling along with a peg board wall. The second one...
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Spilker Ales: Hopluia
Replies: 7
Views: 868

Re: Spilker Ales: Hopluia

Greetings from Spilker Ales....we've got some BIG changes happening. The Good news is that Hopaluia will live on, but produced in a new location. We're moving production of Hopaluia draft beer to Thunderhead brewing in Axtell, NE thanks to a great team effort. The Other news is that April 6th, 7th,...
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Casual Pint - Countryside Village
Replies: 42
Views: 1344

Re: Casual Pint - Countryside Village

Casual Pint has been doing "Put for Pints" on Sundays.

Make all 3 balls in with your first 3 putts and get a free draft beer of your choice.
If you only make the first ball in you will get $1 off a pint.
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: 2016 Most Popular Nebraska Attractions
Replies: 5
Views: 249

Re: 2016 Most Popular Nebraska Attractions

How come they don't count the Old Market as an Attraction anymore? Didn't it use to be in the top 10?
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Missouri River Cruises?
Replies: 7
Views: 153

Re: Missouri River Cruises?

Silverspoon wrote:how far could you go? You would be trapped between two dams.


There's no downstream Dam. You could take a boat from Sioux City all the way to the Mississippi River in St Louis.
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2321
Views: 208674

Re: Official: Capitol District

Omaha Cowboy wrote:I going to try and get down there this weekend and maybe snap some pics..

Hopefully the weather will be a bit less dreary this Sat/Sun...


I here you there. The weather has been terrible for taking update photos this month.
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA
Replies: 10
Views: 396

Re: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA

Do many people on here follow media accounts on Twitter? It seems like those are awfully big numbers, leading me to believe that perhaps some media are buying followers. I have recently un-followed or in the process on un-following all media (Not just News, but Weather and Sports as well) on Facebo...
by Brad
Tue Mar 28, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: Does anybody have photos inside of the old Richman Gordmans on 90th?
Replies: 7
Views: 171

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

I believe the Omaha World Herald had some the other day. I can't remember if it was in an RG story or more of an old photo feature they did.
by Brad
Fri Mar 10, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Casual Pint - Countryside Village
Replies: 42
Views: 1344

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: 506
Views: 8922

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: 1221

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: 506
Views: 8922

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: 858
Views: 83718

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: 5517

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: 37077

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: 506
Views: 8922

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: 5016

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: 13650

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: 189

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: 50820

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: 44963

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: 39714

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: 50820

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: 50820

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: 12461

Re: Nebraska Multisports Complex

Still moving a lot of dirt.

1.
Image
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:00 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Andover Pointe Apartments (132 & Chandler Rd)
Replies: 16
Views: 1209

Re: Andover Pointe Apartments (132 & Chandler Rd)

Couple buildings nearly done.

1. Clubhouse
Image

2. Apartment Building
Image
by Brad
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 85th and Cass Office
Replies: 12
Views: 1482

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: 240132

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: 44963

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: 1984

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: 118

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: 100

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: 606

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: 5268

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: 5206

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 ...

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