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Wednesday 08/26/2015
From the Archives: Young Omaha zoo gorilla comes down with chicken pox

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Updated: August 26, 2015 - 1:33 pm
Friday 08/21/2015
From the Archives: Intentional fire on Rosenblatt Stadium's infield

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Updated: August 21, 2015 - 2:03 pm
Thursday 08/20/2015
Photos: Omaha Fashion Week debuts ready-to-wear showcase

Models show off designs by Triple Thread, a label created by designers Kylie Bollwitt, Margi Hanlon and Ashley Redinbaugh.

Updated: August 22, 2015 - 11:42 pm
Wednesday 08/19/2015
Photos: Omaha Fashion Week swimsuits that’ll turn a few heads

Models show off creations by Jennifer Pool during the Omaha Fashion Week’s swimwear and avant garde showcase Tuesday night. Pool currently specializes in working for drag queens, who also modeled her creations Tuesday. Other designers who showed work were Dan Richters, Ellene McClay, Judy Bales, Sabrina Jones and Michaela Cawley.

Updated: August 23, 2015 - 12:24 am
Tuesday 08/18/2015
From the Archives: Penelope the hog cools off at Omaha zoo

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Updated: August 18, 2015 - 2:32 pm
16 photos: Omaha Fashion Week kicks off with bridal wear, kids' clothes

Bridal and children’s fashions kicked off the eighth Omaha Fashion Week. The event continues Tuesday night with swimwear and avant garde fashion. Designers Monday included Isabel Muziva for Kingdom Unlimited, Kaitlyn Fitzgerald for KAIT, Adrienne Anderson for Quite-A-Riot and Jessica Lynn Collins for Jessica Lynn.

Updated: August 22, 2015 - 11:42 pm
Friday 08/14/2015
From the Archives: Her good deeds earn her Golden Deed Award, Omaha Good Neighbor Award

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Updated: August 14, 2015 - 1:59 pm
Wednesday 08/12/2015
From the Archives: Water Follies dancing star Lucille Wray comes home to Omaha

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Updated: August 12, 2015 - 12:31 pm
Thursday 08/06/2015
From the Archives: In 1936, Council Bluffs celebrates 100th anniversary of white settlers' arrival

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Updated: August 06, 2015 - 11:08 am
Tuesday 08/04/2015
From the Archives: High kicking at Ole’s Big Game Lounge

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Updated: August 04, 2015 - 12:11 pm
Friday 07/31/2015
From the Archives: Pollution in downtown Omaha in 1967

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Updated: July 31, 2015 - 12:24 pm
From the Archives: Yellow oleo margarine finally legal in Iowa

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Updated: July 31, 2015 - 12:26 pm
Wednesday 07/29/2015
From the Archives: Peaches record 'superstore' opens in 1979

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Updated: July 29, 2015 - 12:54 pm
Tuesday 07/28/2015
From the Archives: Veteran rodeo man returns to Omaha to put down roots

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Updated: July 28, 2015 - 12:54 pm
Friday 07/24/2015
From the Archives: Apprentice mom makes quick work of learning how to operate bulldozers, payloaders

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Updated: July 24, 2015 - 12:37 pm
Wednesday 07/22/2015
From the Archives: Omaha women's clubs buy bus to get kids to day camp

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Updated: July 22, 2015 - 2:44 pm
Tuesday 07/21/2015
From the Archives: Young actresses ready to perform at Joslyn Concert Hall

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Updated: July 21, 2015 - 3:31 pm
Friday 07/17/2015
From the Archives: Support for Ted Kennedy in 1979

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Updated: July 20, 2015 - 5:13 pm
From the Archives: Record cold in 1959

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Updated: July 20, 2015 - 5:32 pm
Wednesday 07/15/2015
From the Archives: Japanese-American elders honored during 1961 banquet

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Posted: July 15, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 07/14/2015
From the Archives: Omaha Benson upsets No. 1 Fremont in 1957

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Posted: July 14, 2015 - 1:00 am
Thursday 07/09/2015
From the Archives: Windsor School students compare small-scale bookmobile with the real thing

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Posted: July 09, 2015 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 07/08/2015
From the Archives: Kids race pedal cars, tricycles down Douglas Street in 1954

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Posted: July 08, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 07/07/2015
From the Archives: Omaha zoo donates dozens of 'dead specimens' to State Museum

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Posted: July 07, 2015 - 1:00 am
Thursday 07/02/2015
From the Archives: Omaha road resurfacing crew finds welcome oasis

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Posted: July 02, 2015 - 1:00 am
From the Archives: Fireworks stand in Waterloo, Nebraska, in 1960

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Posted: July 02, 2015 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 07/01/2015
From the Archives: Pigeons find a winter home at Omaha zoo

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Posted: July 01, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 06/30/2015
From the Archives: 1958 preschool graduation

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Posted: June 30, 2015 - 1:00 am
Thursday 06/25/2015
From the Archives: New Yorkers get a taste of Nebraska hospitality on cross-country trip

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Posted: June 25, 2015 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 06/24/2015
From the Archives: 6-year-old uses welding mask to view partial solar eclipse

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Posted: June 24, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 06/23/2015
From the Archives: Bluffs librarian answers the tough questions, like 'How do you cook a raccoon?'

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Posted: June 23, 2015 - 1:00 am
Friday 06/19/2015
From the Archives: Peony Park Swim Club 10-year reunion in 1960

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Posted: June 19, 2015 - 1:00 am
Thursday 06/18/2015
From the Archives: 1946 World's Fair of Aviation at Offutt Air Force Base

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Posted: June 18, 2015 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 06/17/2015
From the Archives: Presidential hopeful George McGovern has young supporter in Omaha

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Posted: June 17, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 06/16/2015
From the Archives: Downtown Omaha in the early 1900s

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Posted: June 16, 2015 - 1:00 am
Monday 06/15/2015
From the Archives: Orchestra director kick-started Beatrice schools program

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Posted: June 15, 2015 - 1:00 am
Thursday 06/11/2015
From the Archives: Preparing a flambé in the Red Lion dining room in 1980

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Posted: June 11, 2015 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 06/10/2015
Photos: A proper goodbye to Old Glory at flag-burning ceremony

More than 400 flags were brought in for a flag retirement ceremony Tuesday conducted by Omaha Post 1 of the American Legion.

Posted: June 10, 2015 - 1:00 am
From the Archives: Omaha boys visit dog pound to 'cheer up the homeless fellows there'

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Posted: June 10, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 06/09/2015
From the Archives: Peony Park unveils its mascot, Peony the skunk

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Posted: June 09, 2015 - 1:00 am
Friday 06/05/2015
From the Archives: Omaha's 'high society' watches Fourth of July parade around 1870

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Posted: June 05, 2015 - 1:00 am
Thursday 06/04/2015
'Age and youth combine': Dr. O. Clay Maxwell, Martin Luther King Jr. in Omaha

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Posted: June 04, 2015 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 06/03/2015
From the Archives: Dr. Joe Spearing shows off his ice sailing boat in 1976

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Posted: June 03, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 06/02/2015
From the Archives: Brandeis department store clearance sale draws huge crowd

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Posted: June 02, 2015 - 1:00 am
Friday 05/29/2015
From the Archives: Iowa sheriff trails criminals to Omaha, comes up empty-handed

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Posted: May 29, 2015 - 1:00 am
Thursday 05/28/2015
From the Archives: Guide Rock tops Halsey-Dunning in 1965 state basketball tournament

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Posted: May 28, 2015 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 05/27/2015
From the Archives: 30,000 watch the 'Human Fly' climb The World-Herald building in 1916

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Posted: May 27, 2015 - 1:00 am
Tuesday 05/26/2015
From the Archives: Creighton student/Elvis super fan road trips to Vegas to see the King

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Posted: May 26, 2015 - 1:00 am
Photos on Twitter: Kerrie Orozco funeral

Posted: May 26, 2015 - 2:53 pm
Sunday 05/24/2015
From the Archives: Helen Huntley, Iowa's first licensed female pilot, made first solo flight at age 17

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Posted: May 24, 2015 - 1:00 am
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Superhero Sandbox Weekly Nerd and Geek Hangout
13th St. Brickhouse
9:30 pm
Whether you are into sci-fi/fantasy, horror, comic books, video or board games, cosplay, anime/manga, science, or anything else nerds and geek…
 
Singer/Songwriter Open Mike Night
Ploughshare Brewing Co., 1630 P St., Lincoln
8:00 pm
Genre: Open mike.
 
UNO Alumni Scholarship Swing
Indian Creek Golf Course
12:00 pm
The money raised supports various association-sponsored student scholarships.
 
White Mystery, The Blind Shake
O'Leaver's Pub, 1322 S. Saddle Creek Road
9:30 pm
Genre: Rock. Cost: $5.
 
Songwriter Open Mike
Barley Street Tavern, 2735 N. 62nd St.
9:00 pm
Genre: Singer/songwriter. Cost: no cover.
 
Live blues guitarist Hector Anchondo
The Omaha Lounge
7:30 pm
Join us every Monday for blues from guitarist Hector Anchondo.
 
Nemaha County with Township and Range, Ragged Company
The Waiting Room Lounge, 6212 Maple St.
8:00 pm
Genre: Country. Cost: no cover.
 
Mike Gurciullo and His Las Vegas Lab Band
Ozone Lounge, 7220 F St.
6:30 pm
Genre: Big band.
 
Jesuit Academy Golf Tournament
Field Club of Omaha
11:00 am
We invite you to participate in this annual tradition benefiting the young men of the Jesuit Academy.
 
Zoo Bar House Band
Zoo Bar, 136 N. 14th St., Lincoln
7:00 pm
Genre: Rock.
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