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Omaha woman sees need for housing relief, donates stock to Goodfellows

Omaha World-Herald 28 Nov 2021
The others live outside of Omaha ... Eugene is shown here in 1936 with his only toy, an air gun (without a barrel) that he found near a dump ... “Dear Goodfellows” — a letter from hundreds upon hundreds of underprivileged children of Omaha ... A frying pan and car without wheels are his toys ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.
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Morleys cite support of teachers and health care workers with Goodfellows donation

Omaha World-Herald 27 Nov 2021
Eugene is shown here in 1936 with his only toy, an air gun (without a barrel) that he found near a dump ...Dear Goodfellows” — a letter from hundreds upon hundreds of underprivileged children of Omaha ... A frying pan and car without wheels are his toys ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD ... Omaha.
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Omaha shoppers happy for a return to normal with traditional Black Friday outing

Omaha World-Herald 26 Nov 2021
Shoppers wove their way through Omaha's Westroads Mall Friday morning as the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season began.� ... Shoppers make their way through Omaha's Westroads Mall Friday in search of bargains ... Sheri Miller, sitting left, with Patti Workman, both of Omaha, wait outside the Omaha Toy-R-Us store at 76th and Dodge Streets.
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Editorial: Goodfellows donations remain a reliable way to help neighbors in need

Omaha World-Herald 25 Nov 2021
Mikaela Schuele of Catholic Charities of Omaha talks about the group's mobile food bank held at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Macy, Nebraska ... In 1910, the Omaha charity was renamed Goodfellows, a name adopted around that time by several newspaper-based charities ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.
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As you spend time together with family and friends, check out some of these events

Fremont Tribune 25 Nov 2021
A Concert Featuring Camille Metoyer Moten,” 7.30 p.m., Howard Drew Theatre, Omaha Community Playhouse ... 14th St., Omaha ... “A Christmas Carol,” 7.30 p.m., Hawks Mainstage Theatre, Omaha Community Playhouse ... to 4 p.m., Omaha Children’s Museum ... Omaha Quad Con Comic & Toy Show, 10 a.m ... Omaha Quad Con Comic & Toy Show, 10 a.m.
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Even family pets can show their love through Goodfellows donations

Omaha World-Herald 24 Nov 2021
For his contributions to journalism, he was inducted into the Omaha Press Club Hall of Fame and received a number of other honors ... Eugene is shown here in 1936 with his only toy, an air gun (without a barrel) that he found near a dump ... A frying pan and car without wheels are his toys ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.
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'Stronger than I've ever been': Former Goodfellows recipient beats cancer

Omaha World-Herald 21 Nov 2021
The agency, more than 100 years old, offers one-time emergency aid to Omaha-area residents in crisis ... Most of her treatments qualified for the Hope Medical Outreach Coalition, a group of Omaha physicians who donate their time and services to those in need ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD ... Omaha.com/goodfellows.
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Omaha Symphony’s Wilkins celebrates music and last concert

The North Platte Telegraph 05 Nov 2021
15 on Nebraska Public Media, “Beyond the Baton” is a television biography of Wilkins, the longest serving conductor and music director laureate of the Omaha Symphony ... “Beyond the Baton” captures the Omaha Symphony event, which Wilkins described as time when “music still flourishes and beauty gets to have the last word.”.
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Meet Santa's reindeer, check out Storybook Land and 10+ other fun things to do this weekend

Omaha World-Herald 04 Nov 2021
Looking for something fun and safe to do in the Omaha area this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place today through Sunday ... Head to Fat Brain Toys Saturday from 11 a.m ... Fat Brain Toys is located at 16909 Burke St ... The Omaha Public Library will host a virtual Storybook Land event Saturday from 10 a.m.
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Salvation Army food, toy signup starts, donations sought

Fremont Tribune 29 Oct 2021
Toys are one of the things that get put on the back burner when you have to put food on the table and keep the lights on and pay for other necessities,” Morin said ... In all three cases, the Salvation Army in Fremont was able to help provide food for families and the elderly woman and toys for the children ... 13 is the deadline for toy donations.
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Weekend events list: Fall fun stays in full swing around Omaha area

Omaha World-Herald 21 Oct 2021
Here are a few facts about the red panda, which can be seen at Omaha's zoo. Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these events throughout the Omaha area ... Omaha Children’s Museum, 500 S ... milb.com/omaha ... Midwest Collectible Toy Show ... Omaha Firefighters Union Hall, 6005 Grover St ... Pop culture collectibles and toy show.
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Check out the many area entertainment options for the upcoming week

Fremont Tribune 21 Oct 2021
The Last Resort Tour, 7.30 p.m., Orpheum Theater, Omaha ...The Mystery of Irma Vep,” 7.30 p.m., Howard Drew Theatre, Omaha Community Playhouse ... Salberg State troopers apprehend 11-year-old, two 14-year-olds after high-speed chase on I-80 in Omaha ... Straight No Chaser, 7.30 p.m., Orpheum Theater, Omaha ... 7 at the Omaha Community Playhouse.
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Nebraska retailers, consumer experts warn of potential holiday inventory shortages

Omaha World-Herald 08 Oct 2021
A woman shops at Fat Brain Toys in Omaha on Thursday ... Mark Carson, co-founder and president of Omaha-based Fat Brain Toys, said the toy retailer and manufacturer has had to selectively increase prices on some items while holding the line on some of its best selling items, including its Dimpl line of silicone bubble toys.
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A Paws For Pets -- Four Happy Endings

York News-Times 07 Oct 2021
By Susan Rodabaugh. I was raised to love, nurture and help animals feel secure ... Here are the stories… ... They had bought him toys for the ride home to Omaha, and one of the squeaky toys didn’t last five minutes, he had chewed off the head ... He gets to go to pet stores where they let the very picky dog choose his own food and toys ... He was a perfect match ... .
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5 Bedroom Home in Council Bluffs - $1,500,000

The Daily Nonpareil 03 Oct 2021
... located on the Manawa canal less than 15 minutes to downtown Omaha.
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