Bubble soccer — ‘like bumper cars but with people’ — now in Omaha

The sport of bubble soccer, sometimes called bubble ball, isn’t cutthroat or complicated. Players, strapped into large inflatable plastic spheres, kick a ball toward goals on either end of a soccer field.

Space will feature full-service bar

Westroads, Omaha restaurant group creating food court that casts aside '80s stereotype

Construction began this week on the new dining area on the northwest side of the mall. The 21,000-square-foot project is expected to be completed by the holiday shopping season.

Hansen: Nebraska's first same-sex divorce shows untying the knot is a right, too

At 1:35 p.m. Monday, for the first time in state history, a Nebraskan in a same-sex marriage legally filed for divorce.

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Tomorrow's Events
Ralston Independence Day Parade and Celebration
Locations around Ralston
12:00 am
Celebrate the Fourth of July with a two-day party in Ralston. Check out music, a picnic, a street dance, a fun run, a parade and, of course, f…
1890′s Independence Day Celebration at Stuhr Museum
Stuhr Museum
10:00 am
Before the night is lit by the rocket’s red glare, a great 4th of July starts at Stuhr Museum.
Kids in Parks Nature Detective Series
Homestead National Monument of America
10:00 am
Children of all ages and their families are invited to investigate nature with Park Rangers at Homestead National Monument of America each Sat…
2015 Convention of Jehovah's Witnesses
Bob Devaney Sports Center
9:20 am
On July 3-5, 2015, Approximately 5,500 will attend the Regional Convention of Jehovah's Witnesses at the Devaney Center in Lincoln, NE. Throug…
Cryer/Skylark parade and block party
11783 Cryer Ave.
10:00 am
The Cryer/Skylark Neighborhood Association will throw its annual parade and block party Saturday. Parade starts at 10 a.m. at Cryer Pool, 1178…