2022 Spring Festival: An arts and crafts affair

Jared Sindt ONLINE REPORTER Several months ago, I covered the winter festival and the artists and crafters who were vendors for that event. Now, the spring festival...

Maha Festival announces 2022 lineup

Sara Meadows NEWS EDITOR The 14th annual Maha Festival will be a two-day event taking place on Friday, July 29, and Saturday, July 30 at Aksarben...

NU System President announces a newly expanded Nebraska Promise program

Sara Meadow NEWS EDITOR NU System President Ted Carter announced that qualified Nebraska students with family incomes of $65,000 or less will be able to attend...

University of Nebraska System celebrates its fifth annual “I Love NU” Week

Sara Meadows NEWS EDITOR The University of Nebraska System is celebrating its four campuses during its fifth annual "I Love NU" Week happening March 21-25. Two events...

Free admission to Lauritzen Gardens for faculty, staff appreciation event

Sara Meadows NEWS EDITOR In honor of UNO faculty and staff, they are invited to attend Lauritzen Gardens’ “Wonders Under Glass” exhibit at no cost. The event...

Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Omaha’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Sara Meadows NEWS EDITOR The Father Flanagan’s Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) celebrated the parade's 150th anniversary after a two-year hiatus due to...

UNO graduate named one of Ten Outstanding Young Omahans

Sara Meadows NEWS EDITOR UNO graduate Josefina Loza was recognized by the Omaha Jaycees as a Ten Outstanding Young Omahans recipient. The Omaha Jaycees is the oldest...

Mask mandate lifted in Omaha

Sara Meadows NEWS EDITOR On Feb. 16, the mask mandate in Omaha was lifted. Dr. Lindsay Huse, Health Director for the City of Omaha, decided to lift...