10 movies/shows with Nebraska ties coming out this year
Nebraska has a good number of actors/directors/writers/cinematographers/editors working in the movies. Here's what a few of them are up to this year.
Skinny Tom Arnold coming to Omaha
The actor and comedian will perform at Funny Bone in the Village Pointe Shopping Center.
SXSW: The bands our music guy will be seeing
Every year, hundreds of bands invade Austin, Texas. So many groups play South by Southwest that a dozen people could attend the festival and never watch the same bands.
Church leaves movie theater
Southridge Church and Marcus Twin Creek Cinema are no longer a match made in heaven.
Watch President Obama on 'Between Two Ferns'
For his Funny Or Die series "Between Two Ferns," Zach Galifianakis got his biggest guest to date: Barack Obama, community organizer.
Review: 311’s latest is fine, but it doesn’t raise bar
Guitar grooves. Funky slap bass. Happy moods. Reggae bounce. Singalong songs.
Why Nebraskans go to SXSW
South by Southwest is a lot of things to a lot of people.
What to Watch: 'Justified'
Tonight’s prime-time TV highlights by television writer Laura King. Get more at tvisafoodgroup.com, and listen to the “Pat and JT” show on 98.5 FM on Monday morning at 6:30 and 9:30.
Skrillex coming to Council Bluffs
The bass-happy, bespectacled DJ will perform at the Mid-America Center as part of his "Mothership" tour.
Come back, Dundee. Without you, Omaha's missing a lot of good movies
The Dundee Theatre specializes in a certain kind of movie, my favorite kind and one that no other theater in town plays all that often: the vulgar indie.
'True Detective' finale crashes HBO Go
The "True Detective" finale was a no show on your friends' parents' HBO Go account last night.
Miley Cyrus fan arrested for sneaking into her dressing room before Omaha show
According to the Omaha Police Department's arrest report, 18-year-old Tucker Salvesen walked into Cyrus' unlocked dressing room the day before Cyrus' Omaha show and left her a note.
The 20 bands to see at SXSW 2014
I’ll step on the sunny sands of Austin, Texas, at about noon Tuesday, and I’ll almost immediately get to work to see as many bands as I possibly can while I’m at South by Southwest.
Westside High seniors build Internet empire, 6 seconds at a time
Jack and Jack are 17-year-olds who've known each other since kindergarten. Last summer, they started posting videos to the social media app Vine. Now they have arguably the most famous faces in Omaha.
'Beeps' on tap as Spike TV's 'Bar Rescue' hits Omaha area
The metro area's Sunday debut on “Bar Rescue” saw a good number of firsts for the show.
In the end, 'True Detective' was a buddy show. Who would have guessed that?
As is so often the case on crime shows, the two partners in “True Detective” followed a hunch and went straight into the killer's lair on their own, without backup. They had each other's backs.
Lincoln's Pinewood Bowl adds another show to summer lineup
Ray LaMontagne is the latest artist added to the lineup at Lincoln's Pinewood Bowl.
Flash, feathers, fur own the runway at Omaha Fashion Week
Omaha got a chance to see some of the freshest fashions at Omaha Fashion Week, with nearly 20 designers coming to the Omar Bakery Building from Wednesday through Sunday.
Shen Yun delivers divine dancing
Highly acrobatic dancers take the audience on a journey through 5,000 years of Chinese culture.
Stars align for new ‘Cosmos’
MacFarlane helps launch new version of well-loved series
The highs and lows of Hollywood's biggest night
Just a week later, the post-Oscar highs and lows have settled into online second-guessing (everybody’s a critic now), but few issues from a relatively uncontroversial show have gained much traction.
Q&A: 'Bar Rescue' host calls Old Market one of the best downtowns in America
We talked to host Jon Taffer about Sunday’s "Bar Rescue" season premiere and also his time in Omaha.
Freddy's Frozen Custard coming to Millard
The Millard location will be the fourth Freddy's in metropolitan Omaha.
Concert review: Just when you think Miley Cyrus can't go any further, she does
Her concert was a big party and if it's a Miley party, you'd better expect cartoons, balloons, crotch grabs, dollar bill confetti and a video interlude that looked something like a bondage video.
Send us your fish fry photos
It's the season of Lent and the fish fry!
North Omaha-revitalizing artist was on ‘Colbert Report’ (and was asked if he is a cult leader)
Theaster Gates, the Chicago-based artist behind the Carver Bank project in north Omaha, was on “The Colbert Report” Thursday night.
Dining review: Soup's always on at midtown's cozy, homey Tasty Pastry
The thing that really makes the place feel homey, though, are the people inside: customers who, instead of cooking in their own kitchens, came to this one.