A Measure of Sadness

Whisk and Measure 2505 S. 133rd Plaza The female-powered, locally-owned and operated, and absolutely delectable patisserie Whisk and Measure has sadly confirmed their impending closure. The sweet little shop made a name by house-making delicious baked goods for everyone, from the vegan to the allergy-restricted. Head over to stock up on freezable house-made goods before […]

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Thyme’s Up

Fresh out of Thyme National health food store Fresh Thyme has announced several closures in the last year, including a Lakeside location in 2019. The three remaining Nebraska locations have found themselves on the chopping block, and are now facing their final month. Two Omaha locations, one at 150th and Maple and another at 132nd […]

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It Takes a Village

Sir, This Isn’t a Drive-Through Chloe Tran, owner of Banh Mi Sandwich Shop, isn’t one to let her neighbors face adversity solo. Only weeks after a destructive overnight burglary, and in the middle of a crippling pandemic, an errant vehicle struck Hartland Barbeque around 4am Sunday morning. The restaurant at 5402 Northwest Radial Hwy sustained […]

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Signature Style (With a Twist)

A New Lux Dundee’s Acadian Grille has turned over a new leaf, transitioning to Lux Lounge earlier this month. Owner Dan O’Brian has redesigned his Creole concept, which features a new social distancing design and elevated standards for sanitation. Not only is O’Brian’s new spot Covid-compliant, but it also features live entertainment six nights a […]

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Leo’s Last So-Long

Leo’s To Go In a Facebook post made on July 24th, Leo’s Diner at 6055 Maple announced their permanent closure. Initial plans to use the quarantine downtime to renovate the beloved diner and reopen on August 1st shifted, and the owners have made the decision to sell. “Hello Everyone. We just wanted to give you […]

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Cuisine, Culture, and Community

Each of these Black-owned establishment has proven themselves in the literal fire of the Omaha culinary scene, but now more than ever deserve their neighbor’s support. This list isn’t exhaustive, because we only had 1200 words, and have already used 1202 of them. B’s Bones & Sauce www.BsBonesandSauce.com Family owned and locally sourced, B’s Bones […]

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