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by nebugeater
Thu Oct 19, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 13
Views: 623

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Greg S wrote:Big 10 moving to a 20 game conference schedule next year. I am sure their TV partners love this:

http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basket ... ext-season



Love it..... or demand it.
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Amazon HQ2
Replies: 29
Views: 754

Re: Amazon HQ2

by nebugeater
Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Amazon HQ2
Replies: 29
Views: 754

Re: Amazon HQ2

Today is the deadline to submit a proposal. From the articles I have read that listed cities that were probable bidders, none of them showed Omaha. Which isn't really surprising considering that Amazon is looking for a city with a 1 million + metro area and a good transit system. What is surprising...
by nebugeater
Wed Oct 18, 2017 3:08 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 204th & Pacific Retail
Replies: 30
Views: 3965

Re: 204th & Pacific Retail

See my post it the thread on them coming to the Omaha market. You might get some insight to what might be their advertisement strategy. Over under ----- 18 months? I clicked on that link to see how much a franchise cost. It looks like you can buy a franchise for about 25,000. That is cheap. You also...
by nebugeater
Wed Oct 18, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza
Replies: 11
Views: 847

Re: 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza

The one near 180th & Q opened recently next to HyVee I know a few people that work at that Hyvee. The new Pizza Place didn't make a friendly neighbor impression with HyVee the other day per what I am told. 1000 Degree had employee's go INSIDE Hyvee and hand out full pizza's to Hyvee Customers. ...
by nebugeater
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza
Replies: 11
Views: 847

Re: 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza

The one near 180th & Q opened recently next to HyVee I know a few people that work at that Hyvee. The new Pizza Place didn't make a friendly neighbor impression with HyVee the other day per what I am told. 1000 Degree had employee's go INSIDE Hyvee and hand out full pizza's to Hyvee Customers. M...
by nebugeater
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 13
Views: 623

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Greg S wrote:NU adds and exhibition against Mississippi State Sunday:

http://www.omaha.com/huskers/blogs/nebr ... 28034.html




That's actually pretty cool
by nebugeater
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 313
Views: 29886

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Hello, I work for Sotawall, and we are supplying the majority of the curtainwall frames for this building. I was responsible for laying out the sloped corner frames at the NorthWest and SouthEast corners, and today is a happy day for me as the installer sent a picture showing the top corner frame i...
by nebugeater
Tue Oct 17, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: New Perkins
Replies: 11
Views: 456

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. The restaurant is a franchise, so it could be a different operator than the one who ran the Omaha area stores which all closed down. Exactly, Coyote and I go to a...
by nebugeater
Tue Oct 17, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: Gretna Annexation
Replies: 35
Views: 877

Re: Gretna Annexation

Gretna Planning Commission has there meeting Monday night and backs the plan. Tue night there is a Gretna City Council meeting on the annexation at the middle school. http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/despite-opposition-from-property-owners-gretna-planning-commission-backs-annexation/article_8c0efd51-...
by nebugeater
Tue Oct 17, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: UNO UNL UNMC UNK Working together
Replies: 5
Views: 195

UNO UNL UNMC UNK Working together

With the budget reductions that the state and thus the University systems are seeing there are things going on to have the four University Systems campuses look for efficiency by working together. A good thing in many ways. There will be more to come in the future I am am sure.
by nebugeater
Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 904
Views: 96538

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

There's also an app that shows every single plane in the sky, it's airline, origin, and destination. So if you ever see a plane over head, you can just pull it up and get all of that info. On Iso it is called Plane Finder. Some of the smaller planes do not have all the details you listed but for th...
by nebugeater
Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Nice story My Big 10 team prior to the Huskers joining has been Iowa for a number of years. I lived in Cedar Rapids IA for 10 years when we were in diff conf and come to follow the Hawkeyes and attend a number of games, both football and basketball. I still follow Iowa and while I am not the fan I w...
by nebugeater
Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:03 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Nice YOu are not the only one that I know of that got to take someone to their first game. Maybe that will be the hidden gem in all this. The next generation of fans may have a few people introduced to the game time experience in the stadium. I also know of two sets of two people that had people jus...
by nebugeater
Mon Oct 16, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

The game that broke the back of the Huskers is the Nebr / Miami Bowl game IMO. We were fragile after the loss to Colorado. I do not think we should have ever been selected to play in that years championship game. Agreed. What I can't understand is how Colorado managed to upset Nebraska so massively...
by nebugeater
Mon Oct 16, 2017 6:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 391
Views: 9715

Re: Nebraska License Plates

If I recall correctly, when Nebraska went to a common alphanumeric plate pool for Douglas, Sarpy and Lancaster, it was to cut down on waste from excess production. Another easy way to cut down on production waste would be to NOT pre-print all the message plates that exist when the design changes. I...
by nebugeater
Mon Oct 16, 2017 6:42 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Few random replies and thoughts here. Bo did't leave the cupboard bare but he left some shelves empty. He had little or no recruiting strategy and this left huge gaps in some areas with plenty of talent in others. Problem with that is that football is a team sport. Sort of need all the shelves stock...
by nebugeater
Fri Oct 13, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

The fall of Husker football is fascinating. Didn't ever think it would fall to this level. Very similar to the last year of Callahan. Greg I think it is worse because at that time you could still see great success out the back window. Now you need a set of binoculars to see it and that is making it...
by nebugeater
Fri Oct 13, 2017 6:16 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Anyone taken note of the secondary ticket market for this game. THere are tickets that are NOT SELLING that are priced at around $25 before fees on places like stub hub. Before the Wis game there were Oh St tickets selling for around 200 in the same general seating areas.
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Not likely to happen when the Huskers are not doing well. I love how every time the Huskers are ranked going into a big game, ABC says "so you think you're good?" and schedules them so the nation can see their arses get whooped. It's comical. Anybody know the last ESPN on ABC game they wo...
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 12, 2017 2:59 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Not likely to happen when the Huskers are not doing well. I love how every time the Huskers are ranked going into a big game, ABC says "so you think you're good?" and schedules them so the nation can see their arses get whooped. It's comical. Anybody know the last ESPN on ABC game they wo...
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 391
Views: 9715

Re: Nebraska License Plates

TitosBuritoBarn wrote:Nah, that's their new standard plate now.


OK

Hadn't seen it much and that wasn't clear on the web site I looked at.
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Omaha World Herald
Replies: 331
Views: 34641

Re: The Omaha World Herald

Coyote wrote:Just got an email saying Sunday delivery plus full digital access for $1.50 per week.


New subscriber package I think. Does it say how tong this price lasts?
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Not likely to happen when the Huskers are not doing well. I love how every time the Huskers are ranked going into a big game, ABC says "so you think you're good?" and schedules them so the nation can see their arses get whooped. It's comical. Anybody know the last ESPN on ABC game they wo...
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Not likely to happen when the Huskers are not doing well. I love how every time the Huskers are ranked going into a big game, ABC says "so you think you're good?" and schedules them so the nation can see their arses get whooped. It's comical. Anybody know the last ESPN on ABC game they wo...
by nebugeater
Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 391
Views: 9715

Re: Nebraska License Plates

I was traveling I80 yesterday and going a bit slower than a car from Oklahoma. Noticed that they plate they had used the state of Ok image and their "dash" between the plate numbers / letters like the Nebraska. This was a special interest plate I believe. Found a sample on the net. 1283447...
by nebugeater
Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: College Baseball HOF
Replies: 30
Views: 1149

Re: College Baseball HOF

Anyone know the reason it died on the vine in Lubbock? Probaly says somewhere on the WWW but haven't looked.
by nebugeater
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: Bass Pro Shops
Replies: 35
Views: 4145

Re: Bass Pro Shops

Council approves work at Bass Pro http://www.nonpareilonline.com/news/politics/local_government/council-approves-work-at-bass-pro/article_95bc4d06-ad5f-11e7-a602-8b308a3015d7.html The council voted 5-0 to approve plans to replace the heating and air conditioning units on the Bass Pro roof of the ci...
by nebugeater
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

I have to think that Frost would rather stay in Oregon than take that job. ???? Stay in Oregon, that ship has sailed. He is the Head Coach at the University of Central Florida. He has the team 4-0 this season and ranked #22 currently. Had them at finish at 6-7 last season in his first year. The yea...
by nebugeater
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: College Baseball HOF
Replies: 30
Views: 1149

Re: College Baseball HOF

My best friend's sister's boyfriend's brother's girlfriend heard from this guy who knows this kid who's going with the girl who heard that the College Baseball Hall of Fame is going to have a ferris wheel, a stream, a monorail and a great big bat right in front. Sorry. When I read the first post it...
by nebugeater
Sun Oct 08, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 391
Views: 9715

Re: Nebraska License Plates

If I recall correctly, when Nebraska went to a common alphanumeric plate pool for Douglas, Sarpy and Lancaster, it was to cut down on waste from excess production. Printing the county name would not be any different than using numbers. Iowa doesn't resdesign their plates every six years, so product...
by nebugeater
Sun Oct 08, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5080

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Opening line for the Ohio St game has the Huskers a 23 to 25 point dog at home depending on where you look. If that doesn't tell,you enough about where the program is you are a lost cause. :oops:
by nebugeater
Sat Oct 07, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Benson
Replies: 356
Views: 57328

Re: Benson

Brad wrote:
Coyote wrote:Benson's Walgreen is for sale ($6.2m).
I wonder what is going on here...


I bet its just for sale as an investment property that comes with Walgreen's lease.


Or they are building two new ones about a 1/4 mile in each direction
by nebugeater
Sat Oct 07, 2017 10:18 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Mobile Digital Signs
Replies: 6
Views: 306

Re: Mobile Digital Signs

Pretty sure I have seen something like that in Lincoln on rare occasion over the last few years.
by nebugeater
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak-Cutler Funeral Chapel (7805 West Center Road)
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak-Cutler Funeral Chapel (7805 West Center Road)

Padre wrote:
EricHaley wrote:
GrandpaaSmucker wrote:Open House at a funeral parlor :lafcry: umm no thanks!


Free casket to the first ten visitors... :lafcry:


Would that be considered a "parting" gift?


Nope

DeParting !!!
by nebugeater
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Pepperjax Grill - Omaha/CB Metro Area
Replies: 23
Views: 1916

Re: Pepperjax Grill - Omaha/CB Metro Area

Brad wrote:Just me or did they already cut portion sizes?


I ate at the one on 27th in Lincoln late last week for the first time in a long time. I thought the same thing but never mentioned it.
by nebugeater
Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 391
Views: 9715

Re: Nebraska License Plates

I will never understand why Nebraska can't make it work where the county name is printed or labeled on the bottom the the plate. They tried this with an utter disaster when they went to the three letter / number but the office supply store label tape they used came off in a short time. All you have ...
by nebugeater
Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.
Replies: 17
Views: 339

Re: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.

I think the two remaining Golden Corals in the area are about to fold as well. article in newspaper- http://www.nonpareilonline.com/business/golden-corral-closes-its-doors-over-last-weekend/article_242e482c-a8a2-11e7-8e82-0393bae72e89.html The one in Sorensen Park Plaza has a different management c...
by nebugeater
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.
Replies: 17
Views: 339

Re: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.

I think the two remaining Golden Corals in the area are about to fold as well. article in newspaper- http://www.nonpareilonline.com/business/golden-corral-closes-its-doors-over-last-weekend/article_242e482c-a8a2-11e7-8e82-0393bae72e89.html The one in Sorensen Park Plaza has a different management c...

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