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by nebugeater
Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:28 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Sheesh, don't jump the shark too quick. 3 plays... NIU doesn't jump the bubble screen for a pick 6 and NU throws a TD... 7-0 NU offensive line protects Lee and he doesn't throw another pick 6... 7-0 Officials call the pass interference in the endzone, ball on the 2, NU goes into half up 14-0. Secon...
by nebugeater
Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:49 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Runza (50th & Center)
Replies: 10
Views: 431

Re: Runza (50th & Center)

105 & Pacific = Acres - 0.6864 50 & Center = Acres - 0.5121 Its going to be interesting to see what they do here. I thought the 105th and Pacific Runza was a tight fit, It will be interesting to see how the 50th fits in. I'm guessing they are going to shove the new building to one end of th...
by nebugeater
Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Runza (50th & Center)
Replies: 10
Views: 431

Re: Runza (50th & Center)

Wonder if they will build the "new" design like is going up in Gretna. It is not done yet but looks different than anything I have seen anywhere. I was told by someone that works for the General that is on the Gretna project but is not working on THAT project that it is the first of a nex...
by nebugeater
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA
Replies: 8
Views: 50

Re: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA

skinzfan23 wrote:Can we move this to its own thread? It keeps messing me up thinking that there is another concert in Omaha.


Done
by nebugeater
Fri Sep 15, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA
Replies: 8
Views: 50

Re: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA

iamjacobm wrote:
nebugeater wrote:Garth Brooks
Oct 21
Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Just announced on the arena's FB page

Tickets on Sale Sept 15

Open Weekend for Husker football too.


Apparently up to 4 shows now.



now 5
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:41 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Development in and around Gretna
Replies: 89
Views: 9144

Re: Development in and around Gretna

Mentioned elsewhere that the Runza being built as a replacement in Gretna is said to be a next generation design. Here is what I consider to be the standard free standing new build location look runza design.jpg AS you can see from a few crappy cell phone photos I took on my way home tonight there i...
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Runza (50th & Center)
Replies: 10
Views: 431

Re: Runza (50th & Center)

Wonder if they will build the "new" design like is going up in Gretna. It is not done yet but looks different than anything I have seen anywhere. I was told by someone that works for the General that is on the Gretna project but is not working on THAT project that it is the first of a next...
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Runza (50th & Center)
Replies: 10
Views: 431

Re: Runza (50th & Center)

I thought we already had a thread for this, may be it was because we talked about it last time I was on Grow Omaha... The Runza at 50th & Center is being town down and rebuilt. Been closed for a couple weeks now. Today they are putting up construction fence and one wall is already torn down and...
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 7
Views: 456

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

Small positive step for this season. Transfer Isaac Copeland was cleared to play the entire season by the NCAA rather than just the second semester after getting a repose to the NCAA request this week. He is the transfer from Georgetown. Many thought the repose would not come until a day or two befo...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:34 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Annexation
Replies: 35
Views: 2281

Re: 2017 Annexation

New York City is made of 5 counties. Why not Omaha? The only thing lacking is will power! Annex all the things! Nebraska banned Omaha from annexing across county lines to protect Bellevue. Sarpy county exists to protect Bellevue. It was cleaved from Douglas County once Omaha annexed South Omaha and...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: HyVee Growth Plans
Replies: 106
Views: 6290

Re: HyVee Growth Plans

I am guessing the same thing for the Gretna location? 192nd & hwy 370 is where I was told they were building. That setup would go along perfectly with how the 180th and Pacific and Q street locations were built. A huge housing development goes in and then on the Southwest corner HY-Vee gets bui...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:08 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Wow! 2020 and 2021 Nebraska ends the season with the golden rodents not Iowa. I don't know what to think of that. If any team other than Iowa it should be the Badgers... Sounds like after the run with Iowa ends it will be a two year rotation with Minn, Wis, and Iowa for the foreseeable future. Also...
by nebugeater
Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Back to the upcoming game.. It looks like NU is currently favored by 14 1/2 over Northern Illinois (the line stared at 13).. Do the Huskers cover this week?... Ciao..LiO...Peace Betting on the Husker game is almost always a bad idea. Like Notre Dame, there are simply a lot of people who bet emotion...
by nebugeater
Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Not baseball. Not that it matters or is on a lot of peoples radar. It should be though with the CWS in Omaha Baseball, like basketball have their own team level issues. I don't think either would be better off having to play in Texas via the Big12. On some levels I agree but with baseball specifica...
by nebugeater
Tue Sep 12, 2017 9:22 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

I still have doubts about Nebraska being in the Big Ten. Sure, they can beat Northwestern, Purdue, Illinois, Minnesota, Michigan State and Penn State. But for some dumb reason or another, Wisconsin and Ohio State seem to have Nebraska's number. I realize I'm just beating a dead horse here. But I ju...
by nebugeater
Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:28 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 204th & Cumberland development
Replies: 18
Views: 2396

Re: 204th & Cumberland development

Coyote wrote:Menards is planning on a major $1.25m+ renovation adding a 20k SF warehouse a new Garden Center and Mezzanine.


Relatively speaking that location is not that old is it? At least compared to some of the the other metro area locations that I do not recall being updated.
by nebugeater
Sun Sep 10, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

I don't that the final score with the Ducks on Saturday was a big shock to anyone. How they got there though was a total shocker.
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 07, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Amazon HQ2
Replies: 14
Views: 388

Re: Amazon HQ2

50,000 people seems like way too many for a corporate campus. Apple's new HQ will hold something like 14k, and they only have the one HQ. If Nebraska wanted to pitch to Amazon, I would suggest becoming a back-office HQ in a low-rent, (relatively) low-wages state, home to between 3-10,000 people. Om...
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 07, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: Amazon HQ2
Replies: 14
Views: 388

Re: Amazon HQ2

In they end they will not build in a citymetro.... They will build there own.

As outside the box as they have been I would not totally rule out something this crazy. This is something a STATE needs to go after for a green space and not a METRO.
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 07, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: HyVee Growth Plans
Replies: 106
Views: 6290

Re: HyVee Growth Plans

The Hy-Vee store at 180th and Pacific has converted about 10% to 15% of their floor space into a clothing store. I forget the Brand Name of the Clothing Store but it is a little strange to see an entire section of clothing racks in a Hy-Vee. From back a few months ago this was mentions as being tes...
by nebugeater
Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: Business
Topic: HyVee Growth Plans
Replies: 106
Views: 6290

Re: HyVee Growth Plans

The Hy-Vee store at 180th and Pacific has converted about 10% to 15% of their floor space into a clothing store. I forget the Brand Name of the Clothing Store but it is a little strange to see an entire section of clothing racks in a Hy-Vee. From back a few months ago this was mentions as being tes...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 06, 2017 2:56 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: University of Nebraska enrollment news not all bad
Replies: 13
Views: 1450

Re: University of Nebraska enrollment news not all bad

As a side note, some of the discussion from the early days of the forum in this thread..crack me up :lol: .. Part of me really misses those days..and those guys... Ciao..LiO...Peace I agree completely and that is the reason when I searched to see if there was a thread that this fit, and found this,...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 06, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

That would be just dandy. It sounds pretty serious and looks like the unpopular, but smart decision would be to cancel. But how on earth would they make it up? Could they use another stadium in the same general area? How about playing it in Lincoln? :) It could get moved but the chances of it being...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 06, 2017 8:25 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: University of Nebraska enrollment news not all bad
Replies: 13
Views: 1450

Re: University of Nebraska enrollment news not all bad

2017 Enrollment is up for UNL to a record level for the third straight year. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln announced that fall 2017 enrollment reached 26,079 students, exceeding the previous enrollment record of 25,897 that was set last year. The largest incoming freshman class in the universit...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA
Replies: 8
Views: 50

Re: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA

Garth Brooks
Oct 21
Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Just announced on the arena's FB page

Tickets on Sale Sept 15

Open Weekend for Husker football too.
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 06, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA
Replies: 8
Views: 50

Re: Garth Brooks 2017 Lincoln PBA

Coyote wrote:Is Garth Brooks coming back? Pinnacle Bank Arena?



I have heard that rumored but not seen it official. Where did you hear it?
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 06, 2017 6:13 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 849
Views: 107403

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

And KETV is off Cox due to a re-transmission fee dispute. That's just ducky! :( I don't suppose threatening to not pay my bill until they put it back would do any good? KETV and more importantly their parent company have been on dispute with every provider. When they were off of DISH a few months a...
by nebugeater
Wed Sep 06, 2017 6:11 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Tired Texan BBQ (108 & L)
Replies: 25
Views: 575

Re: Tired Texan BBQ (108 & L)

Glad to hear everyone is liking this place. I really need to get back for a second try. Based on everyone's responses and the W-H piece, I need to give this place a first try... Let me know when you are going... Me too! I would give it a couple of weeks. We called for reservations based on what oth...
by nebugeater
Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:44 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Tired Texan BBQ (108 & L)
Replies: 25
Views: 575

Re: Tired Texan BBQ (108 & L)

Glad to hear everyone is liking this place. I really need to get back for a second try. Based on everyone's responses and the W-H piece, I need to give this place a first try... Let me know when you are going... Me too! I would give it a couple of weeks. We called for reservations based on what oth...
by nebugeater
Mon Sep 04, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Apple Store (17170 Davenport Street)
Replies: 45
Views: 3709

Re: Apple Store (17170 Davenport Street)

And yet it’s still half the size of Jordan Creek. Not sure of sq ft on either but Looking at the Jordan creek store photo it is wider - 8 tables wide and 2 tables deep. Village pointe is 4 tables wide and 4 deep. HAve to ask,,,,,, have you measured the tables to be sure they are the same size!!!!
by nebugeater
Wed Aug 30, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Gas Prices
Replies: 740
Views: 58477

Re: Local Gas Prices

Those of us that don't do the corn gas have been paying around 2.35 for the past few months or more. Whats weird is the corn gas for years was at a standard rate of about 10 cents less then pure gas....then in the past year they changed the standard rate from 10 cents to 30 cents. What are you smok...
by nebugeater
Wed Aug 30, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Nebraska State Fair 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 442

Re: Nebraska State Fair 2017

Nice stuff

We hope to be there on Sunday.
by nebugeater
Tue Aug 29, 2017 5:53 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Women's clothing store opens first Omaha store
Replies: 2
Views: 1134

Re: Women's clothing store opens first Omaha store

I believe there is one in Fremont....... near Walmart
by nebugeater
Mon Aug 28, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 144
Views: 2576

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Too many growing pains for that big a spread in game one. Huskers win though. 28-20
by nebugeater
Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Anderson Convenience Market - 140 & West Center
Replies: 2
Views: 264

Re: Anderson Convenience Market - 140 & West Center

Ya, been watching that go up. Looks nice On a side note, the Body shop or whatever is to the West of there with their big sign that used to be visible traveling West on Center now has the sign totally blocked by the new store. One of those things that just happens but has to be frustrating for them.
by nebugeater
Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:22 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: 2017 Eclipse
Replies: 17
Views: 766

Re: 2017 Eclipse

Nice stuff Brad!!!!
by nebugeater
Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:21 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Streetlight replacement with LED's
Replies: 24
Views: 1542

Re: Streetlight replacement with LED's

All new exterior lights on the UNL campuses are LED and have been for a while.
by nebugeater
Thu Aug 24, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska High School Football 2017 Regular Season
Replies: 2
Views: 122

Re: Nebraska High School Football 2017 Regular Season

Class B is where it is at! :;):
by nebugeater
Thu Aug 24, 2017 5:54 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Gas war in Lincoln?
Replies: 7
Views: 221

Re: Gas war in Lincoln?

Any opinions? I've never lived near enough to a Costco to know whether it makes a difference or not. Costco and Sams club are usually about the same in Omaha. Usually about .05 below everyone else. I did the math when the one on my way home opened. I would have to fill up far more than I do to come...
by nebugeater
Wed Aug 23, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Gas war in Lincoln?
Replies: 7
Views: 221

Re: Gas war in Lincoln?

I'm wondering if Costco will play any part of lowering the typical "Whitehead" monopoly cost of gas in Lincoln? Any opinions? I've never lived near enough to a Costco to know whether it makes a difference or not. Costco and Sams club are usually about the same in Omaha. Usually about .05 ...

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