Reed Moore Newsletter | Monday, April 6

Monday, April 6 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Good morning, As America prepares for what could be one of the pandemic’s hardest weeks, we have stories about new statewide health directives, drive-in Sunday services and voters responding in droves to request mail-in ballots. […]

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Suck It, Seth Rogen

In the nicest possible way, Saint Frances is a Lifetime TV movie that has a degree in feminist literary theory. If you added about 40 minutes and cast any of the Freaks and Geeks bros as the lead, you’d have yet another Judd Apatow dramedy redeeming manbabies. Luckily, writer and lead actress Kelly O’Sullivan and […]

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Good Screen Time — Film Ideas

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Can you think of something we missed?  Share your tips! 1. Festival Faves. Dig through the Omaha Film Festival’s archives for links to dozens of films from past OFFs. It’s a curated collection available on Hulu, Netflix, TubiTV and Amazon. Two inspiring documentaries to start with: Pick of the Litter and Biggest Little Farm. Full […]

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Reed Moore Newsletter | Friday, April 3

Friday, April 3 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Good morning,   Today’s top stories include the first business cited for not following health orders, the first day for small businesses to apply for federal relief and a former mayor’s spokesman charged with sending […]

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Reed Moore Newsletter | Thursday, April 2

Wednesday, April 1 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Good morning,   Today’s top stories include unemployment claims that keep climbing, schools that will stay closed through May 31 and Nebraska’s fifth Covid-19 death. Your top local stories Unemployment jumped dramatically for the second […]

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Direct payments, expanded benefits and new business loans: Your guide to the $2.2 trillion federal stimulus package

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On March 27, the federal government unanimously approved a $2.2 trillion stimulus package that includes funds to grease the cogs of an American economy halted by the coronavirus pandemic. The benefits extend to everyone from individual citizens to huge corporations. Here’s a breakdown of what the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) […]

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Artful Dodgers — Great Ideas For Visual Art

Painting Joseph Broghammer

Can you think of something we missed?  Share your tips! 1. Virtual Reality. Several venues have better than average websites archiving current and past shows with imagery and insight intact. In April, go especially to the Omaha Public Library’s website post about Motion Blur in the Michael Phipps Gallery, Bemis Center Exhibition page, or Gallery 1516’s Exhibition page. […]

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