Nebraska Shakespeare kicks off anniversary

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR To kick off Nebraska Shakespeare’s 30th anniversary, the organization will partner with Aksarben Cinema to present two films based on...

Comprehensive sex-ed curriculum importance in schools

Rachael Vacanti CONTRIBUTOR Sex: It’s the main thing that sells different products, makes people feel valued and is one thing that is glossed over in schools. Recently,...

Whiteclay Awareness Group Making a Difference

Cassie Wade CONTRIBUTOR In one of the first gatherings of the Whiteclay awareness group, students and community members met at the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s...

Memorial Park ceremony marks 14th anniversary of Sept. 11 attacks

About 3,000 American flags will be placed in the ground at Memorial Park this Friday to mark the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks...

Fighting crime with coffee and conversations

The Omaha Police Department announced a new effort to improve community trust - "Coffee with a Cop". The concept is simple: police and community members...

Sample 150 wines at the Village Pointe Wine Festival this weekend

The 5th Annual Village Pointe Wine Festival this weekend will feature samples of more than 150 wines. Tickets are $55, and the event presented by...

Omaha Public Library’s June Family Fair celebrates Emancipation Proclamation

Mark your calendars. The Omaha Public Library's Charles B. Washington Branch will host its 13th annual June Family Fair on June 27. The Juneteenth celebration...

Giant paper airplane to be installed near Lincoln Airport

A giant paper airplane will be installed near the Lincoln Airport in early June. The $100,000 sculpture is called “Pitch, Roll & Yaw" and was...