10/1/21 • Nebraska vaccine data • Nationwide case trends


Omaha Vegan Directory

Today, you’d be hard-pressed to find a spot that doesn’t offer vegetarian dishes.
It’s less common, however, to find a restaurant that is committed to animal-free, plant-based cuisine. This month, we honor establishments that take a risk and devote their menus to meat-free meals.

Directory by Sara Locke. Published in The Reader.



Reed Moore’s Daily Rundown

Happy World Smile Day

Turn that frown upside down for today’s news: Redistricted maps are approved, officials stop Saint Francis Ministries from accepting new Omaha-area child welfare cases for 60 days, and America’s oldest-living person is turning 115 — and lives in Omaha.


Harper’s Index Facts of the Day

  1. Ratio of residents to publicly available bathrooms in New York City: 7,258:1
  2. In Singapore: 197:1

Sources: 1. Urban Design Forum (NYC); 2. World Toilet Organization (Singapore)


Want to get vaccinated in Douglas County today or tomorrow?
Here are upcoming clinics.


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Reed Moore’s Thing To Do: 
Best Restaurants and Bars
in Omaha’s Old Market

From La Buvette and Le Bouillon to The Boiler Room, check out this offering from Jonathan Orozco’s Rediscover Omaha’s Old Market Guide, published in The Reader.

As the delta variant spreads, remember to get fully vaccinated before going out to eat, and dine outside if possible. Find more dining content here, and check out local guides on our Things To Do page.



The Daily Funny

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