The University of Nebraska Medical Center's outdoor ice skating rink has a new attraction this season. Open to the public since Nov. 27, the rink has added concessions, music and seasonal decorations. "The additions "make the atmosphere even more festive and help draw attention to the rink and make the site more visible," said UNMC's Media Relations coordinator Vicky Cerino.
Subdued yellow light filtered out of the open doorway to the office. The fluorescent ceiling lights were off, leaving lighting to the tall, narrow, plant-adorned windows and a series of squat, shaded lamps.
Jean Stothert could make history in the city of Omaha this May.
If elected, Stothert would be the city's first female mayor. While she said that's an honor, she won't run on her gender.
Rabbi Daniel Gordis, president of the Shalem Foundation and a senior fellow at the Shalem Center in Jerusalem, will lecture on Israel's future at the third annual Phil and Ruth Sokoloff lecture.