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by nebugeater
Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Did anyone else that watched the game last night hear the Color guy talk about Baby Blue in the Railroad district around Pinnacle? He went on and on about how good it was and how it was a surprise in the midwest.
by nebugeater
Thu Jan 11, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Coyote wrote:Didn't he attend a Volleyball game before the season ended?



I believe he did and I think he was in KC for the title game.
by nebugeater
Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

I didn't realize Tuesday was the first time Bill Moos had been to a home basketball game: http://journalstar.com/sports/huskers/football/moos-impressed-by-first-basketball-game-forecasts-long-range-football/article_20567edb-66a9-506b-8219-d4090f1c1a5f.html Greg I had the same thought. I would have ...
by nebugeater
Wed Jan 10, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Suburb vs Urban Transportation
Replies: 34
Views: 123

Re: 1200 Landmark Center

It’s funny how many people growing up and living in the US perceive living in an urban core to be less than highly desirable. People in virtually the entire rest of the planet just scratch their heads at this notion. The urban core is where the arts and entertainment and civic centers of every grea...
by nebugeater
Wed Jan 10, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

skinzfan23 wrote:That is a win that NE should have. WI is definitely in a down year. I am surprised that the margin wasn't larger.


I'm Not.

This team is learning to win. As mentioned above in past years it would have been a L. Any win, by 1 Pt. even, is a good improvement.
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2018 Wish List
Replies: 16
Views: 639

Re: 2018 Wish List

MadMartin8 wrote:
Greg S wrote:3. Outdoor ice rink suitable for hockey (and covered)


That'd be interesting to see....I'm trying to think of one nearby that exists?




Mahoney State Park
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 255

Re: Pollstar top 200 Venues 2017

Great showing for the CLink and PBA in the rankings worldwide for arenas: Clink #78, PBA #85, Sprint Center KC #32, Wells Fargo Des Moines #94 Anyone remember where the CLINK was in it's first few years when it was all shiny new will less comparable competition nearby? I seem to remember it was pre...
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
Replies: 967
Views: 99524

Re: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

Looks like the IMAX theater is undergoing major renovations and will be closed from Jan 15 - Mar 30 No longer will be branded as an IMAX either, moving forward it is the Lozier Giant Screen Theater. Hard to believe its 21 years old already! Is "IMAX" starting to become a thing of the past...
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
Replies: 967
Views: 99524

Re: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

skinzfan23 wrote:Thanks for posting. I wonder if they are changing the screen size or leaving it the same.


I would be surprised if it was changed. No option to go larger and I really see no benefit in going small. They can always use only a portion of it if needed for a specific film.
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Sugerland at CLINK June 28
Replies: 0
Views: 64

Sugerland at CLINK June 28

I see that it is announced this morning that Sugerland is playing at the Century Link on June 28. While this country act in and of itself would not drive me to post this the nearness of some other apprearinces do. June 28 Clink - Omaha Aug 16 Sioux Falls SD ( A little further but pull some of the sa...
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 09, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
Replies: 967
Views: 99524

Re: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

Looks like the IMAX theater is undergoing major renovations and will be closed from Jan 15 - Mar 30 No longer will be branded as an IMAX either, moving forward it is the Lozier Giant Screen Theater. Projection, seating, lighting, and sound will all be updated. http://www.omahazoo.com/inthenews/posts...
by nebugeater
Thu Jan 04, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Getting to the big dances saves his job. If he wins a game or two there, I could see a longer extension. Greg I don't see anything other than a one year extension this year as a best case. We have a different type of though process going on at the AD level now and one year will not do it for the lo...
by nebugeater
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter
Replies: 90
Views: 7021

Re: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter

Anyone else notice a lot more tv advertising for Cabelas since the change? Pretty normal action to try to pad the bank account with sales and promotions before the changeover. Time Warner was discounting TV and Internet packages like crazy before the Spectrum takeover. The take over is done. I have...
by nebugeater
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

I hate to even say it out-loud ( or type it in this case) but this is the best I have seen a Husker BB team look in years. Including the NCAA year that Miles had. By that I mean the guys on the floor look like they belong there and know what they are doing Now that that is out there the the rug is s...
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter
Replies: 90
Views: 7021

Re: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter

It looks more and more to me like they are going to maintain both brand names for at least a while. Not what I expected.
by nebugeater
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's @ VP is CLOSED
Replies: 182
Views: 18624

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

This is not surprising. The Stroud’s here in Omaha was completely underwhelming. The food was average at best.. It did not resemble Stroud’s in Kansas City at all in my opinion.. Now it’s time for a real quality restaurant with a commitment for providing consistently good food to move in and take o...
by nebugeater
Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Stroud's @ VP is CLOSED
Replies: 182
Views: 18624

Re: Stroud's Pan-Fried Chicken (former Mimi's @ Village Pointe)

This is not surprising. The Stroud’s here in Omaha was completely underwhelming. The food was average at best.. It did not resemble Stroud’s in Kansas City at all in my opinion.. Now it’s time for a real quality restaurant with a commitment for providing consistently good food to move in and take o...
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 28, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: 2017 Area Fireworks Shows
Replies: 16
Views: 2130

Re: 2017 Area Fireworks Shows

Omaha's annual downtown New Year's Eve firework show has been postponed by cold weather http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/omaha-s-annual-downtown-new-year-s-eve-firework-show/article_f1e4f8dc-ec05-11e7-b5b0-97039ba8b3bf.html The show will instead take place Saturday, Jan. 6 at 7 p.m. It will include ...
by nebugeater
Tue Dec 26, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Fremont Costco Chicken Processing Plant
Replies: 26
Views: 2225

Re: Fremont Costco Chicken Processing Plant

iamjacobm wrote:This is going to be a huge facility, drove by yesterday and there is a 196 foot tall tower portion(maybe a feed tower? this area isn't an area I know a ton about). Anyways it really towers above everything in the area.



I can assure you they will not be feeding many chickens there.
by nebugeater
Mon Dec 25, 2017 8:01 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Sunset Valley Golf Club - Sold
Replies: 34
Views: 2710

Re: Sunset Valley Golf Club - Sold

Looks more HOUSE than CLUB
by nebugeater
Fri Dec 22, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 917
Views: 116619

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Silverspoon wrote:
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?



They did for a number of years but I believe they are back to doing it locally again.
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:06 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

NU's 50 free throw attempts were the highest we've attempted in 22 years. Wow. NU improves to 8 and 5. http://journalstar.com/sports/huskers/mens-basketball/husker-hoops-notes-free-throw-attempts-highest-in-more-than/article_50d82aa5-51f0-5063-a94c-a03fa8270d2e.html I knew there were a lot but didn...
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter
Replies: 90
Views: 7021

Re: Cabela's - World's Foremost Outfitter

Bass Pro begins detailing what Cabela's operations will stay in Sidney; no word on cuts http://www.omaha.com/money/bass-pro-begins-detailing-what-cabela-s-operations-will-stay/article_47a7789e-e693-11e7-a3a3-5731a7c639ba.html All of Cabela’s retail stores in Nebraska — in Sidney, Kearney and La Vis...
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Official: UNL Campus Development
Replies: 112
Views: 14531

Re: Official: UNL Campus Development

From what I know 9AM means 9AM too.
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 21, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Official: UNL Campus Development
Replies: 112
Views: 14531

Re: Official: UNL Campus Development

Coyote wrote:
iamjacobm wrote:Cather-Pound implosion tomorrow.


Streamed live here: Cather Pound Demolition


9:00 AM Sharp
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 21, 2017 6:48 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Aksarben Village
Replies: 1870
Views: 263231

Re: Official: Aksarben Village

Coyote wrote:This Dickey's does a lot of deliveries.



Nope...... Just going to leave that alone.
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 21, 2017 6:46 am
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2017 Bald Eagle Thread
Replies: 16
Views: 718

Re: 2017 Bald Eagle Thread

I saw a bald eagle gracefully flying right over I80 by the Platte River when I was driving home from Lincoln yesterday about 4:30. Saw it from a distance and would have been great to have a camera because it stayed in the open and just circled for a while.
by nebugeater
Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 491
Views: 10921

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

This Day in Hitory It was Dec 20 15 years ago in 2002 that this announcement was made at UNL Announcement on the 20th of Dec. and effective Jan 1 Who would have ever guess at that time the program would go through what it has. I know this opens a thread that has been discussed many times but 15 year...
by nebugeater
Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 49
Views: 1202

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

UCF's Scott Frost wins Associated Press Coach of the Year Pretty fantastic news :thumb: ... Ciao..LiO...Peace I think that makes it all of the major COY Awards, he swept them. I believe there is one more that would be considered major. that is the Bear Bryant COY award. Given out after the first of...
by nebugeater
Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Gas Prices
Replies: 746
Views: 60548

Re: Local Gas Prices

skinzfan23 wrote:Filled up on S 24th St in CB yesterday for $2.09, while stations 1-2 miles away were still $2.42.



Most stations I saw in Lincoln today were 2.12 or 2.14
by nebugeater
Mon Dec 18, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Dante's Pizza - Blackstone
Replies: 8
Views: 1655

Re: Dante's Pizza - Blackstone

iamjacobm wrote:This has to be really close. Looks nice from the street.


Per their Facebook page they opened today.


https://www.facebook.com/DantePizzeria/
by nebugeater
Mon Dec 18, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 49
Views: 1202

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

Omaha Cowboy wrote:


Pretty fantastic news :thumb: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace



Hope he hasn't peaked out! :mrgreen:
by nebugeater
Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

I love how SF is always wearing Blue Jeans and something casual on this non appearances that are not in front of a podium. Gives me the since of LETS GO TO WORK. Now back to Basketball Should have a couple of wins this week with UTSA (Texas at San Antonio) on Wednesday lead by Former K State player ...
by nebugeater
Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Omaha World Herald
Replies: 342
Views: 36400

Re: The Omaha World Herald

Does anyone else have issues with spammy pages opening up from OWH website. For example a page that opens and says "We have your location, your computer has a virus, etc." I have had it happen numerous times. Only way I've gotten rid of it is to restart my laptop. Occasionally happens on ...
by nebugeater
Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Tough one to lose but loved how NU never backed down and fought until the end. Right after game they put the vball game on Jumbotron at the Vault. Greg Great Basketball game with last night with the obvious exception of the outcome. Stayed to watch VB afterward and that was great too. Looked to be ...
by nebugeater
Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 49
Views: 1202

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

Coyote wrote:
nebugeater wrote:
MadMartin8 wrote:Didn't Martinez also just have shoulder surgery? Might want to make sure they keep the other QBs just in case.



I don't believe he played much if any of his senior HS season.


He will play in one of the senior bowls.


Yep

Pretty sure it is the Under Armor one
by nebugeater
Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2018
Replies: 49
Views: 1202

Re: Nebraska Football 2018

MadMartin8 wrote:Didn't Martinez also just have shoulder surgery? Might want to make sure they keep the other QBs just in case.



I don't believe he played much if any of his senior HS season.
by nebugeater
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 101
Views: 2616

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

They were talking on 1620 this morning about ticket prices dropping for KU game Saturday Night with NU making volleyball finals in KC. Greg As far out as this KU game has been scheduled it is unfortunate that these landed at within an hour of the same start time. That being said, glad both are happ...
by nebugeater
Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:36 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017 NCAA Volleyball
Replies: 37
Views: 1087

Re: 2017 NCAA Volleyball

Nebraska is in the Finals. It took 5 games and Nebraska had to comeback from a 2-1 game deficit. And they play Florida on Sat evening at 8:00 The game last night against PSU was not give me and would never expect it to be. Watched to whole thing. Almost three hours of intense VB. I really thing the...
by nebugeater
Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: New Kiewit HQ
Replies: 50
Views: 3255

Re: New Kiewit HQ

Ok how did somebody on here not know about this and report it here before the press release.

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