Omaha’s Food Hub Deliciously Cares for the Community

In the historic Florence neighborhood sits No More Empty Pots, a strategic nonprofit food hub focused on bringing positivity to the community through job and workforce training, reducing food waste, creating accessible healthy foods and promoting entrepreneurs through business development programs. The Reader spoke with Talia McGill, director of strategic communications at NMEP, about the […]

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Aksarben’s New Food Hall

Inner Rail Ready to Open It’s been nearly one year since the official announcement of  groundbreaking on The Inner Rail, Aksarben Village’s upcoming food hall and entertainment district. The “Hospitality Driven” hall will host 10 vendors and an outdoor common area, which will allow you to stroll, sip, and socialize while enjoying craft cocktails from […]

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Olive You, Goodbye

Olive and Ashes Owner Nick Bartholomew knew he was in for a fight opening a high-end pizza place at 12221 Mary Plaza. The location is famous for its turn-over, and for watching places sink due to low traffic. It was more than the artisanal shop could overcome and the restaurant, which opened in January, announced […]

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Nebraska’s Best Hole-in-the-Wall Named

HiWay to the Hole in the Wall Lifestyle has announced their choices for best Hole-in-the-Wall restaurant in each state. HiWay Diner in Lincoln was chosen as Nebraska’s number one with the Hot Stripper and the Stripper Sandwich. Three chicken strips on Texas Toast covered in sausage gravy. For your own peek at what the Stripper […]

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Bellevue Proves to be Gretna Strong

After the devastating loss of four young lives rocked the Gretna community, families are holding tighter than ever before. Friends, families, and strangers have come together to show support and love for the students who lost friends, and the families who lost daughters and sisters. Now, local businesses are reaching out to help ease the […]

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Kitchen Table Steps Back

Kitchen Table After valiant efforts to maintain two locations, Kitchen Table has decided to close the Dundee location. In a statement posted on Facebook, the owners said: “Kitchen Table is in the process of refocusing on our downtown location. It has been wonderful to work with such a great supportive partner as Film Streams from […]

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Mexican To-Go, Ixtapa to Close

Last Stop Ixtapa After 7 years in Bellevue, Ixtapa Mexican Grill will be closing this week. The last day for service will be May 31st. Owners have decided to move back closer to their southern home, but wish Bellevue a fond farewell after their warm tenure in the area. The establishment at 3905 Twin Creek […]

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