Voices of Omaha: A local and family annual tradition

Katherine Hartner CONTRIBUTOR On Nov. 20, the Voices of Omaha performed George Friedrich Handel’s oratorio “Messiah” as their gift to the Omaha community. The free performance...

“Girl Noticed” features UNO student

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR At the Lutheran Family Services (LFS) building in Lincoln, the faces of two young women peer out from their mural at people...

Lights On Afterschool program celebration

Sophie Clark CONTRIBUTOR While the Lights On Afterschool celebration held on Saturday was filled with fun family activities, it also conveyed an important message to Omaha. Created...

7 children with physical impairments to take ride in special cars built by NU...

More than 40 volunteers from University of Nebraska schools will build special toy cars to help seven children with physical impairments tomorrow at UNMC's...

UNO Student will speak at Women’s Entrepreneurial Event

Brianna Olson CONTRIBUTOR FemCity, or the Femfessionals, is a new group created to support, connect and empower entrepreneurial women in the Omaha area. Their events usually...

Charles Hein, known for his graciousness, will be missed

Charles “Charlie” Robert Hein, 83, of Sabetha, Kan., died peacefully surrounded by family and friends on June 10, 2016. Charlie was born on June...

Salvation Army fan drive to help those in need

The Omaha Salvation Army and Westlake Ace Hardware stores are partnering to raise money to buy fans for needy customers trying to beat the...

Omaha area pools, splash pads are open

We've compiled a big list of area pools and splash grounds. So grab your flip-flops, swim trunks, sunscreen, beach towel and head to one of...