Crumbs

In last issue’s cover story, “Home Grown,” about the Stored Potential installation, written by myself and art writer Sarah Baker Hansen, we failed to mention the hard work Lori Tatreau put into putting the installation and dinner together. Tatreau worked endlessly to connect chefs, farmers, artists and a great staff of volunteers. Feeding 500 people […]

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Soup Du Jour

Soup Revolution prowls Omaha serving creative bowls I’d heard about the soup truck for months, and with the leaves changing and the smell of backyard campfires in the air, it was finally time for some hot soup. I checked the location online at soup-revolution.com. The truck was supposed to be at the MUD building, so […]

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Trader Joe’s, a California-based grocer, plans to open its first Omaha store Nov. 12, at One Pacific Place. The grocery chain made a name for itself with its extensive wine selection and for selling organic food at a reasonable price. For more information, visit traderjoes.com. In other grocer news, Thursday, Sept. 30, Wohlner’s opened its […]

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Edible Estates

Fritz Haeg presents for daOMA Design Alliance Omaha kicks off its fall season with author, architect, designer and gardener Fritz Haeg. Best known for his book Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn, soon to be released in its second edition, Haeg will be in Omaha Saturday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m. Haeg’s 2008 book […]

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Crumbs

Ingredient will open its second restaurant in Omaha, at One Pacific Place in the space vacated by California Pizza Kitchen. The Kansas City-area restaurant boasts a repertoire of fresh food made fast. The company’s first Omaha outlet opened several months ago at the Midtown Crossing development. The One Pacific Place restaurant marks its seventh outlet. […]

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Crumbs

Daily Grub at 20th and Pierce, your local vegetable eatery, is now serving dinner on Monday nights. The meal comes prix fixe at $20 with three courses of vegetable goodness. Last week was a choice of chips and salsa, jicama with chili and lime or stuffed endive for a starter, black bean or posole soup, […]

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