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A Neil Diamond tribute concert, a virtual family event and a pop culture show are ...

Fremont Tribune 15 Apr 2021
Tammy Greunke ... and 7.30 p.m ... concert ... A celebration of pop culture – Omaha Quad Con Comic & Toy Show – will take place this Saturday and Sunday at Oakview Mall in Omaha. The family friendly event with over 60 tables of vendors will focus on comics, art, video games, cosplay, toys, board games, sci-fi, pop vinyls, special guest artists and more ... .

Area entertainment calendar for April 16-22

Fremont Tribune 15 Apr 2021
The Allman Betts Band with special guest Jackson Stokes, 7.30 p.m., Orpheum Theater, Omaha ... “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical),” 7 p.m., The Rose Theater, Omaha ... “The Drawer Boy,” 7.30 p.m., Hawks Mainstage Theatre, Omaha Community Playhouse ... to 12.30 p.m., Fat Brain Toys, Omaha.

Bleak future for empty Lincoln big-box retail spaces

Lincoln Journal Star 27 Mar 2021
Already, an Omaha-based liquor store moved into the 30,000-square-foot former Toys R Us space at 5200 N ... An example of the tear-down option is Crossroads Mall in Omaha ... More local ones include Omaha-based Rush Market, ... Toys 'R' Us. The 30,000-square-foot Toys 'R' Us store at 5220 N.

Firefighters, police surprise 6-year-old Omaha boy with a birthday parade, gift

Omaha World-Herald 21 Mar 2021
Angela Prerost watches as son Cruz Quick tries out his Power Wheels Fire Truck with help from Omaha Firefighter Michael Davenport ... The heartfelt scheme began on March 2, when an Omaha firefighter stopped by the family's west Omaha home to deliver a birthday bag with a few toys and coloring books to Cruz ... BRENDAN SULLIVAN/OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.

UNK Police bring joy to Kearney boy in Omaha hospital

The Grand Island Independent 15 Mar 2021
Jaiden was taken to Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha, where he spent eight days before coming home for Christmas ... In just a few days, UNK Police officers and other staff donated enough money to purchase the police-themed toys and games, as well as a gas card for Malissa to use when she traveled between Kearney and Omaha.

Area entertainment calendar for March 12-18

Fremont Tribune 11 Mar 2021
to 5 p.m., Omaha Children’s Museum ... Opening of 66th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels, 3-10 p.m., CHI Health Center Omaha ... Disney On Ice presents Dream Big, 7 p.m., CHI Health Center Omaha ... to 5 p.m., Omaha Children’s Museum ... and 7.30 p.m., CHI Health Center Omaha ... to 12.30 p.m., Fat Brain Toys, 16909 Burke St., Suite 131, Omaha.

Nebraska Tourism Announces 70 Stops For The 2021 Nebraska Passport Program

Sandhills Express 07 Mar 2021
Nebraska Tourism has announced 70 stops included in the 2021 Nebraska Passport program ... Despite the pandemic, a record-breaking 1,185 program participants made it to every stop in 2020 ... Visual Treats ... Fat Brain Toys (Omaha). Hollywood Candy (Omaha). Malcolm X Memorial Foundation (Omaha). Spielbound Board Game Café (Omaha). Wenninghoff Farm Market (Omaha).

Cyberpunk 2077: Every Iconic Pistol In The Game | Game Rant

Game Rant 03 Feb 2021
The pistols in�Cyberpunk 2077�are nothing to scoff at. They may not be as flashy as the average assault rifle, but they do the job right and they do it well ... Lizzie is an iconic tech pistol and a modified version of the Omaha pistol. According to its official in-game description, "the gun looks like a toy but it sure doesn't shoot like one."

Creative Captions, Jan. 4

Omaha World-Herald 04 Jan 2021
Don Wells Jr., Omaha ... Hylen, Omaha ... Elaine DeWell, Omaha ... Larry Finigan, Omaha ... Pauline Burke, Omaha. A new recruit for the Omaha Pedalers Bicycle Club ... White, Omaha ... Jim Miller, Omaha ... Dawna Pitts Nelson, Omaha ... Dick Schell, Omaha ... Marlene Talmon, Omaha ... Doug Burns, Omaha ... Kathryn Allen, Omaha ... Vance Taylor, Omaha ... Joanie Hoffart, Omaha ... Jim Walla, Omaha.

Creative Captions, Dec. 28

Omaha World-Herald 28 Dec 2020
Vicki Burns of Omaha said, “Hey! You left your lights on.” More offerings. ... Rick Carroll, Omaha ... Paul Butler, Omaha ... Dick Schell, Omaha ... Shirley Simons, Omaha ... Linda Finigan, Omaha ... Dawna Pitts Nelson, Omaha ... Marlene Talmon, Omaha ... Robbie Lizdas, Omaha ... Therese Lenhart, Omaha ... Jim Walla, Omaha ... Elaine DeWell, Omaha ... Larry Finigan, Omaha ... Hal Capps, Omaha.

Omaha couple strives to teach grandchildren importance of giving back through Goodfellows donation

Omaha World-Herald 25 Dec 2020
Last year, the Omaha couple made a $600 donation to Goodfellows, The World-Herald’s charity, in honor of their six grandchildren ... From the staff of Omaha South High School ... In honor of Omaha International Folk Dancer; In memory of Billie W ... A frying pan and car without wheels are his toys ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools.

Omaha man keeps late wife's generous spirit alive with donations to Goodfellows

Omaha World-Herald 22 Dec 2020
Christmas was her favorite time of the year,” said her husband, Ray Stavneak of Omaha ... The Stavneaks, who were married for more than 47 years, raised six children in their midtown Omaha home near Holy Cross Catholic Church ... West Omaha Sertoma Club ... A frying pan and car without wheels are his toys ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... Omaha.

More than 300 people bring gifts for the homeless at Open Door Mission

Omaha World-Herald 21 Dec 2020
Prayers were answered Sunday at the Open Door Mission in east Omaha as donors arrived to fill Christmas wish lists during the shelter's annual "Adopt a Guest" program ... Melissa Gebauer and Larry Lange of Omaha were among those dropping off items Sunday ... A frying pan and car without wheels are his toys ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools.

New store caters to Lincoln's liquor needs, whatever they may be

Lincoln Journal Star 20 Dec 2020
The store, which opened last week in the former Toys R Us at 5220 N ... The Lincoln store is his second, and he said it's pretty much identical to the one he opened in Omaha -- also at a former Toys R Us location -- in the spring ... Perhaps the biggest sign that the store used to be a Toys R Us is an actual sign.

Former Omahans give to Goodfellows in honor of Gibson and Trebek, who died of same disease

Omaha World-Herald 20 Dec 2020
Nebraska native Jeanie Shank is a dedicated Goodfellows giver, even though she now lives in Mitchell, South Dakota, where she follows hometown news on ... 2 in Omaha ... “He was an Omaha native and a wonderful baseball player ... A frying pan and car without wheels are his toys ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD ... Omaha.