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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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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Caffeine and Cats

Cats and Caffeine  A fresh take on the coffee bar is coming to  522½ S. 24th Street. Felius, Omaha’s first cat cafe, is planning to open this summer is south Omaha. The nonprofit’s goal is to increase adoption rates and reduce the number of adoptable animals being destroyed every year. […]

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Every Day is Earth Day

Sustainability and resiliency are the new reduce, reuse, recycle. We’ve all heard these phrases before and for many of us, when we think about Earth Day, those words come to mind. But what does it mean for us here in Omaha? To answer that question, we looked at 10 different environmental challenges and […]

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Area Eateries Get Their Reality Check

Get Your Tivo Ready This Thursday, several Omaha eateries will be featured on Cooking Channel’s series “Cheap Eats”. The episode, titled “Culinary Cornhuskers” airs at 9pm and will feature OverEasy, Coneflower Creamery, Blackstone Meatball, and Crescent Moon Alehouse. For more ways to watch, head to http://www.cookingchanneltv.com/shows/cheap-eats/200/culinary-cornhuskers.html Cooking Up […]

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