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by nebugeater
Fri Apr 28, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So, Omaha is a less desirable city compared to.. Colorado Springs??
Replies: 11
Views: 273

Re: So, Omaha is a less desirable city compared to.. Colorado Springs??

It is because of all those mail in recompensed for TV ads as well as others for many years that the address given was something something something Pueblo Colorado. It has been a few years since it was as prevalent as it used to be but If I had a $0.05 for every time I heard that I would not be work...
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
Replies: 877
Views: 85833

Re: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

They own more houses and vacant lots in the adjoining neighborhood than many realise. Over time as the Tetris pieces fill in with their purchase they will have more room.
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:17 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 99068

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Deanne Brink: Fort Myers! http://www.ftvlive.com/sqsp-test/2017/4/16/new-hire-in-ft-myers Some might not like this comment Going from Nebraska to South Florida has to feel a bit like winning the lottery. . :lol: :lol: :lol: Yeah.. On a certain level, it's funny..and a put down we in Nebraska are us...
by nebugeater
Wed Apr 26, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Ford Lofts (10th and Dodge)
Replies: 14
Views: 2455

Re: Ford Lofts (10th and Dodge)

My hunt for for living downtown has finally ended. After years of listening to everyone on here I finally started looking at moving to the Old Market about 2 years ago. I determined that for the price and location that the Ford Lofts were my choice and in particular 1 of 12 units. After missing out...
by nebugeater
Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election
Replies: 267
Views: 7026

Re: 2017 Omaha Mayoral Election

Omaha Cowboy wrote:This entire 2017 Omaha mayoral campaign/election stinks to high heaven :lafcry: ...

Ciao..LiO...Peace



You do understand that the Omaha Mayoral election has not cornered the market on this I hope!
by nebugeater
Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:03 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Maverick Athletics
Replies: 574
Views: 63239

Re: UNO Maverick Athletics

My bet is that the Mo Valley will add three and that Omaha will be one that jumps.
by nebugeater
Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 99068

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Deanne Brink: Fort Myers! http://www.ftvlive.com/sqsp-test/2017/4/16/new-hire-in-ft-myers Some might not like this comment Going from Nebraska to South Florida has to feel a bit like winning the lottery. . :lol: :lol: :lol: Yeah.. On a certain level, it's funny..and a put down we in Nebraska are us...
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 25, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Maverick Athletics
Replies: 574
Views: 63239

Re: UNO Maverick Athletics

Sounds like they are visiting four different schools

iamjacobm wrote:Some twitter chatter that Valley officials will be meeting with UNO this week.
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 25, 2017 12:14 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: KC-New Hotel in the Rivermarket
Replies: 4
Views: 234

Re: KC-New Hotel in the Rivermarket

nativeomahan wrote:Does anyone doubt that the presence of the streetcar helped move this project along?



I am sure many do.
by nebugeater
Sat Apr 22, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 129
Views: 13181

Re: Birthdays

Coyote wrote:Happy Birth to Barrett Hugh (Brad's first born) - Friday 4/21/2017, 6:06am, 10lbs 8oz, 22in :cheers: :banana: :leek: :dancing:



Yes Congrts to Brad and Family.

Look forward to seeing you back here on the Forum in +/- 20 years!!!!!!!
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 20, 2017 6:23 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 99068

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

Hopefully, this blackout won't last too long. I know that if it continues into the fall, there will be lots of pi$$ed off Husker fans in Omaha. As you probably know, most Nebraska football games air on ABC, which KETV is the affiliate for in Omaha. So if they can't watch their team play, they'll be...
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 18, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Runza Corporate HQ (8800 Firethorn Lane)
Replies: 13
Views: 545

Re: Runza Corporate HQ (8800 Firethorn Lane)

Looks cool. Will be interesting to watch their upcoming growth. Greg Any reason why you think they will suddenly start growing more than before? Is corporate planning to expand? They've had franchising available for years and seem to only have 5 locations outside on Nebraska. I've pitched the idea ...
by nebugeater
Sat Apr 15, 2017 6:23 am
Forum: eOmahaForums Bar and Grill
Topic: Man Dragged Off Plane in Chicago
Replies: 5
Views: 150

Re: Man Dragged Off Plane in Chicago

Professor Woland wrote:Overbooking should be considered an act of fraud. If you paid for a ticket you should have a seat on the plane.



Great idea in general but there are enough people that change their flights that if it goes this way all,prices will,go up.
by nebugeater
Sat Apr 15, 2017 6:20 am
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 99068

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

It's not Nielsen's fault. They have nothing to do with it. It's between Dish and Hearst. Correct it is. Hearst had a weeks long disput with Direct TV just a few months ago. They are fighting with plenty cable companies too. Cox may get their turn too. Of the 150 or so Chanel take downs so,far this ...
by nebugeater
Sat Apr 15, 2017 6:16 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Voodoo Tacos
Replies: 125
Views: 9862

Re: Voodoo Tacos

Brad wrote:Voodoo Taco posted on Facebook that the owner/founder Eric Newton has passed away.



WOWT had a link to their story on this on Facebook. Some of the comments on the Facebook post were unbelievably rude
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 13, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: North Downtown Discussion
Replies: 1369
Views: 153616

Re: Official: North Downtown Discussion

Were none of you taught how to cross a street when you were kids? If at a traffic light, wait for the walk signal, otherwise look both ways and wait for traffic to clear. Because it would replace I-480, it's not like there would be any traffic anyway. never taught to understand a little humor? :D
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 13, 2017 5:58 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: UNL Innovation campus
Replies: 30
Views: 6570

Re: UNL Innovation campus

Here is a little more information on the Mill going that will be at the Innovation Campus

http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/art ... on-campus/
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 13, 2017 5:53 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: North Downtown Discussion
Replies: 1369
Views: 153616

Re: Official: North Downtown Discussion

Here is photo 1 from another angle
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 129
Views: 13181

Re: Birthdays

I believe that today is the day that Brad celebrates a Birthday!!!!!!

:bday:
by nebugeater
Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Dillards at Oakview closing!
Replies: 23
Views: 1857

Re: Dillards at Oakview closing!

As far as AMC goes they did remodel their theater in North KC off I29 at Barrywoods. It's identical to the one at Oak View, better location. They were purchased by the Wanda Group from China (huge entertainment company, trying to be Chinse version of Disney with making movies and doing theme parks)...
by nebugeater
Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Photography and Videos
Topic: American White Pelicans @ Manawa
Replies: 10
Views: 337

Re: American White Pelicans @ Manawa

I have seen one or two there before. Mostly in the area by the houses that are on the water that are not directly on the lake. No where these numbers though.

Great photos!

Someone needs to run out to the Wildlife Safari and see if they left home over there!
by nebugeater
Fri Apr 07, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: American Athletic Conference
Replies: 9
Views: 355

Re: American Athletic Conference

How, if at all, would a move the the MVC impact Omaha Hockey?
by nebugeater
Fri Apr 07, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: American Athletic Conference
Replies: 9
Views: 355

American Athletic Conference

Just read a breaking headline from ESPN that the conference has voted unanimously to add Wichita State. This will start the next round of moved by the smaller Conf schools. In some of the speculation i have read leading up to this UNO has been one of the potential targets for the Mo Valley. Would th...
by nebugeater
Fri Apr 07, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Fareway Meat Market coming to Lincoln
Replies: 6
Views: 300

Re: Fareway Meat Market coming to Lincoln

Fareway Stores, which like Hy-Vee is based in suburban Des Moines, plans to build a 6,500-square-foot full-service meat market at the Rockledge Square Shopping Center at 84th and Van Dorn streets . http://journalstar.com/business/local/fareway-to-open-meat-market-in-southeast-lincoln/article_1eaf81...
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 204th & West Dodge
Replies: 127
Views: 5722

Re: 204th & West Dodge

Momto3 wrote:According to the person working the counter at BK, this is going to be a Starbucks.



That might actually make more sense. The lot is pretty small.
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Fareway Meat Market coming to Lincoln
Replies: 6
Views: 300

Re: Fareway Meat Market coming to Lincoln

Scanned the article and find it interesting there is no indication of where in Lincoln. Yeah, It was strange. I looked at it twice and never saw anything. Not sure if Lincoln has a way to look up building permits like Omaha does? Not that I know of My guess would be that they are still negotiating ...
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 06, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 204th & West Dodge
Replies: 127
Views: 5722

Re: 204th & West Dodge

cafereef wrote:a Taco Johns would somewhat surprise me with one up at Village Pointe, but I wont complain, closer to my home = more options. I'd kill for a Wendys to be built in Elkhorn...


That is more than far enough apart IMO esp with the draw from further into Elkhorn.
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 06, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: Fareway Meat Market coming to Lincoln
Replies: 6
Views: 300

Re: Fareway Meat Market coming to Lincoln

Scanned the article and find it interesting there is no indication of where in Lincoln.
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 06, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Uncle Maddios - CLOSING
Replies: 19
Views: 1396

Re: Uncle Maddios - CLOSING

That adds a bit to understating why the 180th & Center location was open for what seemed like 36 hours. With that though wonder what even had them thinking about a second location that recently.
by nebugeater
Thu Apr 06, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Dillards at Oakview closing!
Replies: 23
Views: 1857

Re: Dillards at Oakview closing!

Payless Shoes at Oakview is one of the 500 or so Payless shoe stores closing. The other location closing in the Omaha are is near 24th & Vinton
by nebugeater
Wed Apr 05, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: 204th & West Dodge
Replies: 127
Views: 5722

Re: 204th & West Dodge

Coyote wrote:Lot is owned by Simmonds, which operates Burger King, Taco John’s and Jimmy John’s locations in town.



Well since the lot flagged is between two of the three I am betting there is a trend.
by nebugeater
Wed Apr 05, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Baseball 2017
Replies: 21
Views: 627

Re: Nebraska Baseball 2017

After the win over the Jays last night in Lincoln, NU comes to Omaha to face UNO at Werner Park. Too bad the weather doesn't look good. Seems like they get poor weather for this match up every year. Greg If I remember right last year was COLD Last night against the Jays the 10 runs that the Huskers...
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 04, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Facebook Data Center
Replies: 92
Views: 3689

Re: Facebook Data Center

Some more background info from the Papillion Times: Work on the site is expected to begin immediately. Dan Madrigal, who works on acquisitions for infrastructure for Facebook, said if weather cooperates, they expect the facility to be completed in two years. He anticipates there will be "a cou...
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 04, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center
Replies: 37
Views: 771

Re: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center

I too think it will happen. If they get a bid to be the host of the Frozen Four I would not be one bit surprised of the announcement coincided with some part of the process to get or host it in Omaha. In fact if they are announced to get to host I would take that as a sign that it is more than like...
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2017 Severe Weather Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 311

Re: 2017 Severe Weather Thread

Approx. how much are those weather stations? I would love to have something like that. Are they easy to set up? This was a Christmas Gift, but I know it came from Costco. Looks like amazon has this one for $80. Super easy to setup and also really easy to get setup on weather underground as well. Co...
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center
Replies: 37
Views: 771

Re: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center

I too think it will happen. If they get a bid to be the host of the Frozen Four I would not be one bit surprised of the announcement coincided with some part of the process to get or host it in Omaha. In fact if they are announced to get to host I would take that as a sign that it is more than like...
by nebugeater
Tue Apr 04, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center
Replies: 37
Views: 771

Re: Another Bid to host the Frozen Four at CenturyLink Center

I too think it will happen. If they get a bid to be the host of the Frozen Four I would not be one bit surprised of the announcement coincided with some part of the process to get or host it in Omaha. In fact if they are announced to get to host I would take that as a sign that it is more than likel...
by nebugeater
Mon Apr 03, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha Local News Channels
Replies: 821
Views: 99068

Re: Omaha Local News Channels

By the time I get 7 back, Melissa Fry will be on her second maternity leave! Unless she was back this morning (I didn't catch the AM broadcast today), Fry is still out on her first maternity leave.. The longest leave in the history of motherhood, lol... Ciao..LiO...Peace Well I don't think the chil...
by nebugeater
Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:57 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ
Replies: 213
Views: 20929

Re: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ

They must be going to be really good since they are not open yet but have a 5* review already on Facebook. Looks like the owner / guy starting this is Chip Holland The FB page says Opening May 2. Not so fast; they've got a 1-star review also. So, I anticipate them having to close their doors before...
by nebugeater
Sun Apr 02, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ
Replies: 213
Views: 20929

Re: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ

They must be going to be really good since they are not open yet but have a 5* review already on Facebook.

Looks like the owner / guy starting this is Chip Holland

The FB page says Opening May 2.

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