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...

It’s a heat wave out there. Here are a few tips to prevent heat-related...

Boy, it’s sizzling hot outside. We're sure by now you've seen the pictures of cookie dough baking in someone's car circulating social sites. If...

Sand in the City online voting ends Friday. Check out UNO’s sculpture!

If you haven't seen the Sand in the City sculptures yet, you better click online soon. Online voting ends tomorrow. Four hundred tons of sand...