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Graham Christensen, president of GC Resolve, LLC, talks about some of the conversations taking place among legislators, organizations and government agencies regarding climate change, specifically how to create programs that help people develop solar more

Nov 18, 2016 2:05 PM Green Scene

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Debra Kaplan

Why is the Latino vote so important? Why don't Latinos vote as much as other populations? What does all this mean for the upcoming election? Sergio Sosa, Executive Director for the Heartland Workers Center, explains. more

Oct 6, 2016 6:30 AM News

Thinking about installing solar panels on your home? There are some key questions you need to ask yourself first including: What is the current cost of your electric bill? How much electricity are you using on a daily basis? How much solar ... more

Feb 4, 2016 12:18 PM Green Scene

Lux lunches Tucked away in the Eagle Run shopping center is Salt 88. From the moment you walk in, you immediately notice how open and inviting the restaurant feels. You can see everything from the other diners to the kitchen, though it nev... more

Jul 10, 2015 12:00 PM Eat

Before kids even get to high school they are assigned a career cluster code in middle school. Antonio Perez, career counselor at South Omaha Magnet High School, those codes are run through a college and career readiness software system call... more

May 5, 2015 1:10 PM News

For those interested in renovating or restoring an older property, whether an amateur or experienced, whether you want to do it yourself or hire someone else to do the work for you, the 2015 Restore Omaha Conference provided a wealth of res... more

Mar 1, 2015 8:59 PM News

7M Chef Aron Mackevicius likes to take normal comfort foods and add his own little twist to it.  “7M Grill offers a comfort fusion menu,” says Front of House Manager Robyn Davis. One of his most popular dishes is his Caribbean chicken. He... more

Nov 19, 2014 3:20 PM Eat

I searched high and low for the best tacos in the area. After running around all over town, I now present to you my two new favorite places for tacos. Mula – Trendy Tacos I went to Mula with my husband and a couple of friends, each of us ... more

Nov 7, 2014 3:36 AM Eat

Fall means colorful leaves crunching under foot, warm apple pies and spooky, carved pumpkins. Fortunately, whether you’re interested in one or all three of the above things, one of the best places to find them is at a local orchard. And yo... more

Oct 21, 2014 7:32 PM Eat

Friday, October 24th Pop Culture to Counterculture: Warhol/Drag/Studio 54 Joslyn Art Musem, 2200 Dodge Street 8:00 p.m.; Free for members; $10 for the general public (21 and over) www.joslyn.org It’s time to get your groove on old scho... more

Oct 13, 2014 3:28 PM Arts

Susanna Perry Gilmore, Concertmaster “I am encouraged by the new labor agreement which represents the long term commitment to great music making from both the Omaha Symphony musicians and the management,” said Susanna Perry Gilmore, conce... more

Sep 15, 2014 4:13 PM Music

The first progressive dinner I attended was a more traditional one. Five different courses were served, each one at a different house, prepared by a different homeowner. It was a lot of fun but since that time I had been wondering if there... more

Sep 2, 2014 12:36 AM Eat

“The main thing is we are not trying to make a profit, we are trying to make an impact,” said Debra McKnight, Executive Director for Urban Abbey. Urban Abbey opened in November of 2011. McKnight explained First United Methodist Church was ... more

Aug 25, 2014 2:51 AM Eat

If you’re sick of going to the same restaurants all the time, maybe it’s time to mix things up and try out a food truck – if you can catch it. Diner Food, Twisted “My dad suggested a food truck and I thought, ‘Yeah, that’s it.’ Three gene... more

Jul 25, 2014 5:41 PM Eat

Whether you’re a hardcore foodie or you just like to try new places to eat, Omaha has so many good restaurants it would be really difficult to find them all on your own. That’s where Omaha Culinary tours comes into play. The company was fo... more

Jul 10, 2014 4:11 AM Eat

“It is a festival for music, dance and theatre focusing on contemporary living creators, so living composers, living playwrights and living choreographers,” explained one of the Festival Organizers, Amanda DeBoer Bartlett of Omaha Under the... more

Jun 24, 2014 8:14 PM Art

“When the Buddy Holly show happened, I went from complete obscurity in this cover band, playing for 20 people to playing sold out shows for two months. I wanted to see how long we could keep it going. 12 years later, we are a national act,”... more

Jun 13, 2014 5:33 PM Music

Maria Bonita originally began as an open seating restaurant. When the family-owned restaurant closed, owner Itzel Lopez explained they decided to stay in business and do something different. That’s how they wound up taking their food to the... more

Jun 2, 2014 3:19 AM Eat

Taste of Omaha will have a dizzying array of food available to sample, but there’s one eatery presenting food that under no circumstances do you want to miss: Le Petit Paris – French Bakery.  “We are here to offer a trip to France without ... more

May 29, 2014 7:26 PM Eat

“We provide voting products and services to state and county governments across the USA,” said Aldo Tesi, chairman and CEO of Election Systems and Software. Tesi explained that ES&S is a behind the scenes player for elections in suppor... more

May 9, 2014 3:59 PM Specials

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