Impacted by Incarceration, Nebraskans Find Hope in RISE Business Program

Shontavia Brown was nervous. She hunched over her phone sending text messages, worried she’d forget her speech or botch the delivery of a well rehearsed line.  Her friends and family, sitting a few feet away, couldn’t take it seriously. The Brown they knew was loud, outspoken, in control. How was “the dictator,” a nickname that…

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Dinner Drinks and Drag at Omaha Funny Bone

Visit the Funny Bone on November 23 for a lovely night of drinks, eats, and entertainment with some of Omaha’s finest LGBTQ+ performers.The drag entertainers and Midwest divas dance to elaborate routines featuring popular numbers on-stage and excel at crowd interaction while performing for tips.All the while, the premiere comedy venue has a full bar…

20th Annual Omaha Jewish Film Festival

The Alan J. Levine Performing Arts Theater, located inside the J.C.C., will host the Omaha Jewish Film Festival over four nights throughout November and early December. The fest has been breaking ground for 20 years, and this year’s theme is “views of the world through Israeli eyes.” Each of the four films starts at 7…

Best of the Big O: 2022 Readers’ Choice – Getting Around Winners

Best Airline  Reader’s Choice Best of the Big O: Southwest Airlines Reader’s Choice: Delta Air Lines Reader’s Refer: American Airlines, United Airlines  Best Buy Here/Pay Here Used Car Lot  Reader’s Choice Best of the Big O: Prime Auto Sales And Service Reader’s Choice: Auto World, Sonny Gerber Auto Sales, Eckley Auto Brokers  Best Hotel  Reader’s Choice Best of…

Best of the Big O: 2022 Readers’ Choice – Living and Home Services  Winners

Best Apartments  Reader’s Choice Best of the Big O: Vivere – City + Ventures Reader’s Choice: Notre Dame Housing, Old Mill Apartments – Lund Company Reader’s Recommend: Broadmoor Hills Best Carpet Cleaning  Reader’s Choice Best of the Big O: COIT Cleaning and Restoration Reader’s Choice: Maxim Cleaning and Restoration, Zerorez Reader’s Recommend: Jones Services, L & M Carpet Cleaning,…