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by nebugeater
Wed Mar 22, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA
Replies: 6
Views: 98

Re: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA

I have been following the new @MediaWatchOMA account and the long-standing MeanStreetsOMA accounts on Twitter. The former has more than 25,000 followers and the latter more than 100,000. Only two legitimate news media outlets in Omaha have more than 100,000 followers: @Omaha and @KETV. Do many peop...
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: New Hudl HQ in the Haymarket
Replies: 28
Views: 2560

Re: New Hudl HQ in the Haymarket

Not exactly sure just what to do as they're showing up for me. Could it be the browser you're using or does that make a difference? I'm using Google Chrome. I'll try to work on it when I get home from work tonight, I'll have a little more time then. I typically use Google Crome and they do not show...
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA
Replies: 6
Views: 98

Re: MediaWatchOMA and MeanStreetsOMA

I have been following the new @MediaWatchOMA account and the long-standing MeanStreetsOMA accounts on Twitter. The former has more than 25,000 followers and the latter more than 100,000. Only two legitimate news media outlets in Omaha have more than 100,000 followers: @Omaha and @KETV. Do many peop...
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 22, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: New Hudl HQ in the Haymarket
Replies: 28
Views: 2560

Re: New Hudl HQ in the Haymarket

Linkin5 wrote:Can't see anything, can you try to check the links or is it just me?



No image showing here either
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 22, 2017 9:22 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Target
Replies: 6
Views: 183

Re: Target

Greg S wrote:
nebugeater wrote:Isn't it correct that the First Super Target that they built was in Omaha?


Correct, the one at 132nd and Maple. Joe Montana came to the opening of the Omaha store. The 2nd one was in Lawerence Kansas.

Greg



I was not living in NE then. What was the tie in to Joe?
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Business
Topic: HyVee Growth Plans
Replies: 74
Views: 3844

Re: HyVee Growth Plans

Have read in the recent past where HyVee is going to be testing selling some limited clothing in stores. Here is a story that says that two Omaha and Two Lincoln locations will be getting this soon. Omaha 14591 Stony Brook Blvd. 1000 S. 178th St Lincoln 1601 N. 84th St. 6001 Village Drive http://www...
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 22, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Target
Replies: 6
Views: 183

Re: Target

Isn't it correct that the First Super Target that they built was in Omaha?
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 21, 2017 6:46 am
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: Nebraska State Fair 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 34

Nebraska State Fair 2017

The first concert for the 2017 Nebraska State fair has been announced.

Pentatonix will be preforming on Saturday Aug 26th with an outdoor performance like have been done for some shows the last two years.
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 21, 2017 6:28 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again
Replies: 11
Views: 246

Re: OPS Superintendent opening down to 0 again

Omababe wrote:My guess is the market is more competitive and they found greener pastures to pursue. Perhaps some of their current districts offered to pay them to stay maybe?


I don't think either are the case in this situation.
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 14, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: Omaha River Walk
Replies: 28
Views: 1721

Re: Omaha River Walk

Why are we trying to emulate San Antonio and OKC with their gimicky little creeks? I am just confused by this project as well as proposing to possibly tear down the Double Tree downtown, some seriously bad ideas being floated around lately. Not sure that we need to see Omaha emulate them but as for...
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 14, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Gordman's Business News
Replies: 40
Views: 4712

Re: Gordman's Business News

I wonder what will take over the current Gordman's HQ building. Would they break it up to cater to smaller companies? THere was a quote on one of the news stories I read that was from the Management of the space. They said in general that they didn't think they would ahve any problem filling it qui...
by nebugeater
Sat Mar 11, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: Nebraska and Iowa
Topic: 2016-2017 Winter Storms
Replies: 37
Views: 1098

Re: 2016-2017 Winter Storms

jessep28 wrote:This weekend's forecast that called for measurable snow in Eastern Nebraska, which then shifted West, and subsequently disintegrated for the most part shows how volatile some weather systems are.



Maybe the crews just did an amazing job of snow removal overnight!
by nebugeater
Sat Mar 11, 2017 8:36 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017 College World Series
Replies: 12
Views: 223

Re: 2017 College World Series

My brother-in-law has been on the waiting list a couple of decades for CWS season tickets. He was offered them after moving up 600 spots on the list this year. He moved up 600 spots in one year. By not moving in the outfield wall at TD, it's going to cost the city way more in the long run. Any idea...
by nebugeater
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nebraska License Plates
Replies: 345
Views: 5491

Re: Nebraska License Plates

Looks like the Omaha Zoo just got enough signatures to get there specially plate http://www.omaha.com/living/zoo/omaha-zoo-gets-its-own-specialty-license-plate/article_66d58333-2f8d-585b-9515-0b7c223972de.html Overall I like the plate with the excetion of the name in the bottom center. It looks like...
by nebugeater
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

One of the many things that make me take pause with what Tim has been doing is the fact that he has lost at least one assistant every year. In many cases it is a lateral move at best and maybe a step backwards. Wonder if anyone leaves his staff this year, or maybe more than one? The seat for next se...
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

I am OK with this and would been OK if it went the other way. next year has to be different though or the courtship is over.
by nebugeater
Wed Mar 08, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

I think today would could and should be the last Nebraska game Tim Miles ever coachs. Penn State is favored by 2 points and I think they will win almost guaranteed. Tim Miles will be fired within the next 2 weeks and rightfully so. IF we loose and IF he is fired it will not take two weeks. It will ...
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 07, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

skinzfan23 wrote:Not exactly sure why this is news now, maybe just the official release. It was first reported by CBS Sports last August 29th.




I guess I missed that. I thought it was just released.
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 07, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 24
Views: 521

Re: UNO Basketball 2016-17

Omaha Cowboy wrote:I think the way they're playing right now, UNO is the best college basketball team in the state of Nebraska...

Ciao..LiO...Peace



Well they are playing better than the Huskers for sure. Not sure they are outplaying the Jays though
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 07, 2017 11:40 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Looks like Creighton will be in the Hall of Fame Classic next season again.

They will be there with Baylor, UCLA and Wisconsin
Nov 20-21
Played in KC

http://www.omaha.com/creighton/blog/cre ... 5798f.html
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 07, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: Omaha Metro Area Government
Topic: 5th police precinct
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Re: 5th police precinct

That is near the MARK and past Manards.
by nebugeater
Tue Mar 07, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 24
Views: 521

Re: UNO Basketball 2016-17

Tonight's Conf champ game is on ESPN2 8:00 PM I believe.
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Gordman's Business News
Replies: 40
Views: 4712

Re: Gordman's Business News




Come on. That news is like 4 min old!
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Gordman's Business News
Replies: 40
Views: 4712

Re: Gordman's Business News

The OWH is reporting that Gordmans is preparing to file for Bankruptcy http://www.omaha.com/money/omaha-based-gordmans-reportedly-is-preparing-to-file-for-bankruptcy/article_ea4f5342-02c2-11e7-8017-efad1134de34.html#utm_source=omaha.com&utm_campaign=%2Fnewsletter%2Fbreakingheadlines%2F&utm_m...
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ
Replies: 203
Views: 20333

Re: Omaha Metro Area's Best BBQ

My wife and I tried out a new BBQ joint on Galvin Road in Bellevue over the weekend that wasn't on Brad's list above -- Big Mike's, which apparently used to be a food truck built into an old school bus, but is now a brick-and-mortar restaurant. Nothing earth shattering, but it was competent BBQ. Be...
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan
Replies: 147
Views: 9929

Re: Oak View Mall - Redevelopment Plan

BPHusker wrote:
Original wrote:CityLight Church is planning to buy the old HyVee near OakView.

http://citylightomaha.org/westmidtownvision/

I thought a Cheer place was going in there.


Those coming soon signs have been there a LONG time. Elite Cheer I believe. Didn't they end up elsewhere.
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

Time to rehire Nee. Time to move forward, not backwards. He lost the team at his end too. How old is he now anyway? Has to be up there. He's probably 800, and my comment was more in jest than reality. Had to go look. Not quite 800 yet. 71, turning 72 in June Since 2015 he has been an assistant coac...
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

I don't think Miles is going to be able to survive these last losses. Last night was unacceptable. Last night much of the crowd left early. The sad part is even with that they were there longer than the team and coaching staff were there. Nebraska basketball has become very good at finding new ways...
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

MadMartin8 wrote:Time to rehire Nee.


Time to move forward, not backwards. He lost the team at his end too.

How old is he now anyway? Has to be up there.
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

I don't think Miles is going to be able to survive these last losses. Last night was unacceptable. Last night much of the crowd left early. The sad part is even with that they were there longer than the team and coaching staff were there. Nebraska basketball has become very good at finding new ways...
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

Linkin5 wrote:I don't think Miles is going to be able to survive these last losses. Last night was unacceptable.



Last night much of the crowd left early. The sad part is even with that they were there longer than the team and coaching staff were there.
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

Greg S wrote:Yeah that was beyond awful. I had planned on watching the whole game on TV. Only watched the last half of the 2nd half sporadically. Started watching hockey as well.

Greg



I was there and didn't have the option of changing the channel
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Baseball 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 340

Re: Nebraska Baseball 2017

Home opener tomorrow (Tue afternoon) against Northern Colorado. A second game with them on Wed afternoon also.
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 6:06 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: Perkins gone
Replies: 18
Views: 1601

Re: Perkins gone

I can't remember how long ago it closed, but the old Perkins in the ground floor at the SW corner of 108th & L Best Western has a dumpster and a freight container at that front door. Was all the Perkins furnishings still in there all this time? That dumpster or another one have been sitting the...
by nebugeater
Mon Mar 06, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17
Replies: 102
Views: 1916

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2016-17

Well that was fun

Got the see the Huskers go down at home on senior night last night to Mich in record setting fashion. Biggest home loss ever in the history of the program. As bad as the history of the program has been that is a HUGE achievement. :(
by nebugeater
Fri Mar 03, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Midtown Crossing
Replies: 1907
Views: 257705

Re: Midtown Crossing

I guess its hard for me to call something that is barely used a loss. 57K SF of office could bring a few hundred more people down there from 9-5 and help the lunch spots. I get what you are saying but then that goes to why was it barely used? Was it not enough people in the area Parking that people...
by nebugeater
Fri Mar 03, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Midtown Crossing
Replies: 1907
Views: 257705

Re: Midtown Crossing

Living in Gretna I do a fair amount DT (MT) in Omaha but I have to say I never saw a movie here. That is a factor of other closer options and not seeing many movies in the theater. That being said I hate to see this go and think this will be a bigger loss to the focus of the development than a resta...
by nebugeater
Thu Mar 02, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Street Widening
Replies: 66
Views: 5826

Re: Street Widening

168th Center to Q is needing this just as bad. Are there plans for this? I can't imagine the city putting a new bridge across Zorinsky. Some roads should just stay 2 lanes. They do need stop lights at the entrances to the park on both sides of the bridge. Yes, the plans are to do it in 2018-2019. H...
by nebugeater
Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2317
Views: 208082

Re: Official: Capitol District

iamjacobm wrote:Lincoln's is permanent?



The video board is... at last as permanent as anything. The ice is seasonal but basically a permanent installation. Not sure if you were referring to one or the other or both features.
by nebugeater
Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Baker's stores spruce up
Replies: 50
Views: 5198

Re: Baker's stores spruce up

choke wrote:
Coyote wrote:The Sadlle Creek Baker's now has a Murray's Cheese Kiosk:



Picked up some Murray's Flagship Cheddar tonight. It's delicious.


But do they have american cheese singles wrapped individually in plastic?

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