The Reader and El Perico Final Party! Join us as we say goodbye to The Reader and El Perico after 29 years. Saturday, December 16, 2023 6:00 PM CT at The Admiral 2234 South 13th Street Omaha, NE.
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What If John Wick Did Yoga?

John Wick’s only real personality trait is being mad about dog homicide. That is one more personality trait than exhibited by The Killer (Michael Fassbender) in The Killer. If the Calm app became a hitman, it would likely resemble the mantra-spewing, mindfulness-loving murderer at the heart of director David Fincher’s latest neo-noir joint. Watching the […]

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Earth Day Omaha at Elmwood Park

Elmwood Park will host another all-inclusive outdoor celebration in honor of Earth Day. Activities—including an electric vehicle showcase, group health and wellness, and tree climbing—will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., but stick around for the remainder of the main-stage delights, including folk dancers and yoga demonstrations. You can sign up to lead […]

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Best of the Big O: 2023 Readers’ Choice – Personal Shopping and Services Winners

Readers’ Choice winners can download their award logos here: Best Bank  Best Barbershop  Best Beauty Salon  Best Bookstore  Best CBD Shop   Best Cell Phone Provider/Carrier  Best Church  Best College or University  Best Cosmetic Practice – Noninvasive Best Credit Union  Best Day Spa  Best Dry Cleaner  Best Fitness Center  Best Florist  Best Grocery Store  Best Hardware […]

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Earth Day Omaha 2023

Earth Day takes us out of our human-first timeline and reminds us that we are part of a fragile, marvelous world that demands our respect. Whether you want to help clean up your community, hang out with like minded eco-advocates, or just find out what the fuss is all about, you can be a part […]

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Nominations and final voting: Based entirely on community participation, Omaha businesses are nominated as the best in their category for about eight weeks at beginning in January and running through the end of February. Tens of thousands of nominations inform the top nominees in each category who will appear on the final ballot. Final […]

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Earth Day Omaha

Nebraska Earth Day Passport | April 15 – May 15 | Virtual “Mini” Earth Day Omaha | Saturday, April 17 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Elmwood Park, 802 S. 60th St., Omaha, NE Learn more about both events here. “Mini” Earth Day Omaha On April 17, Earth Day Omaha will celebrate Earth Day’s […]