UNO student dazzles on violin

For Kaitlyn Filippini, success is always just over the bend. The 22-year-old violinist/artist has performed with musical greats such as Rod Stewart, Josh Groban, Mannheim Steamroller, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Michael Buble and Mary J. Blige. But she says she always feels as if there's something out there she can do better.


Molding the Maverick, The story of the monument’s creation

By Zane Fletcher, Culture Editor The newest installation to the University of Nebraska at Omaha cultural landscape, the recently unleashed bull, stands proud and virile...

‘Goonies’ still a classic

One of my favorite movies as a child, "The Goonies," is playing at Film Streams until Dec. 1. "The Goonies" is produced by Steven Spielberg and directed by Richard Donner. It's interesting to see Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Corey Feldman, Jonathan Ke Quan, Kerri Green and Jeff Cohen as young actors in the 80s.


Best Blunder: Becka’s Bloopers

Last Sunday's fifth annual Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards (OEAAs) in Council Bluffs, IA had both class and chaos.


Master horror movie director dies at 76

By Derek Munyon Arts & Entertainment Editor Wes Craven, the horror movie icon, died Aug. 30 of brain cancer at the age of 76. Craven was...

Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy to perform at Baxter Arena

Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy will take the stage at Baxter Arena in December. The pair will team up 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4...

“Sully” fails to deliver despite great direction, acting Creditionals alone were unable to uphold...

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR Clint Eastwood and Tom Hanks are no strangers to the upper echelon of cinema’s “must watch” lists. As an almost rule, moviegoers can...

Gaming for a good cause

Derek Munyon Arts & Entertainment Editor Video games are more popular than ever and kids of all ages have their favorite genre. You’re all probably playing...