Tuesday 11/25/2014
Photos: Mutual of Omaha employees assemble, deliver Thanksgiving food baskets

Tuesday morning, hundreds of Mutual of Omaha employees and Omaha North students worked together to assemble and deliver Thanksgiving baskets full of food to people in need.

Posted: November 25, 2014 - 1:43 pm
From the Archives: Baby orangutan at the Henry Doorly Zoo

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Posted: November 25, 2014 - 1:00 am
Photos: Nebraska high school football championships

Class A: Omaha North 41, Creighton Prep, 0

Posted: November 25, 2014 - 12:50 pm
From the Archives: Happy Thanksgiving!
Posted: November 25, 2014 - 7:15 am
Friday 11/21/2014
From the Archives: 1958 All-Intercity League wrestling team

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Posted: November 21, 2014 - 1:00 am
Thursday 11/20/2014
From the Archives: Omaha bookie business becomes 'sort of legal'

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Posted: November 20, 2014 - 12:00 pm
Tuesday 11/18/2014
Photos: 40-year-old tree will be Durham Museum's Christmas centerpiece

A 43-foot Colorado blue spruce named “Pa” settled into its fourth and grandest Omaha home Monday as it was prepared to preside over the 2014 edition of Christmas at Union Station.

Posted: November 18, 2014 - 5:00 am
From the Archives: Omaha towers near and far

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Posted: November 18, 2014 - 12:00 pm
Monday 11/17/2014
Photos: Snow removal at Memorial Stadium

Workers removed snow from the field at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln on Monday in preparation for Saturday's game with Minnesota.

Posted: November 17, 2014 - 3:50 pm
Photos: Huskers humbled at Wisconsin

Nebraska headed to Madison, Wisconsin, on Saturday with a likely trip to the Big Ten title game on the line. But behind Melvin Gordon's FBS record 408 yards and four touchdowns, the Badgers rolled 59-24.

Posted: November 17, 2014 - 2:44 pm
Friday 11/14/2014
A day to remember the ultimate sacrifice made 10 years ago by Omaha Marine

The City of Omaha honored the family of Marine Cpl. Shane Kielion on Thursday with a mayoral proclamation for the 10th anniversary of Kielion’s death. Kielion died in the battle for Fallujah while serving in Anbar Province in Iraq on Nov. 15, 2004, the same day that his son, Shane Jr., was born.

Posted: November 14, 2014 - 1:00 am
Thursday 11/13/2014
From the Archives: Clarinda’s Cardinal Canteen youth center

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Posted: November 13, 2014 - 12:00 pm
Wednesday 11/12/2014
From the Archives: Washing away winter's dirt

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Posted: November 12, 2014 - 1:00 pm
Tuesday 11/11/2014
Video: Behind the scenes with the Rockettes

As the Rockettes prepared to open an 18-day, 34-show marathon run at the Orpheum Theater this week, World-Herald photographer Brendan Sullivan stopped in to get a first look at the show.

Posted: November 11, 2014 - 5:00 am
From the Archives: OWH Pulitzer Prize-winning 'Homecoming' photo

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Posted: November 11, 2014 - 1:00 am
From the Archives: Chiffon pie inventor shows how it's done

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Posted: November 11, 2014 - 1:00 am
Monday 11/10/2014
Photos: Free day at Henry Doorly Zoo

Sunday, the zoo said thanks.

Posted: November 10, 2014 - 1:00 pm
From the Archives: Never-before published Game of the Century photos

Retired World-Herald photographer Rich Janda was on the scene in Norman, Oklahoma, shooting from ground level as the Nebraska-Oklahoma matchup – the Game of the Century – unfolded on Thanksgiving in 1971.

Posted: November 10, 2014 - 12:00 pm
Thursday 11/06/2014
From the Archives: McCook, Nebraska, in 1950

McCook, Nebraska, had a wide, brick-paved main street in November 1950. THE WORLD-HERALD

Posted: November 06, 2014 - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11/05/2014
From the Archives: Kennedy escorted to 'White House' in Omaha

Robert Kennedy, brother of presidential candidate John, hoped it was a good omen when he was escorted into the “White House” at the University of Omaha by faculty member Roger Dunbier. The “White House,” a physical education classroom, was named for its color. Kennedy visited Omaha in September 1960. THE WORLD-HERALD

Posted: November 05, 2014 - 11:42 am
Tuesday 11/04/2014
From the Archives: Horsing around at the Ak-Sar-Ben rodeo

Stuntman J.W. Stoker, of Overland Park, Kansas, and horse Estrellita performed at the Ak-Sar-Ben rodeo in 1955. THE WORLD-HERALD

Posted: November 04, 2014 - 11:42 am
Monday 11/03/2014
Photos: Huskers get past Purdue

NU played much of the game without Ameer Abdullah, but it was still too much for visiting Purdue in a 35-14 win.

Posted: November 03, 2014 - 11:22 am
Thursday 10/30/2014
From the Archives: Tough job, but you can't beat the view

Flagpole painter Edgar Russeell of Chester, Illinios, had a bird’s-eye view of downtown Omaha while he worked in 1957. THE WORLD-HERALD

Posted: October 30, 2014 - 11:42 am
Wednesday 10/29/2014
From the Archives: Covered in 'Go Big Red'

W. Dean Wright, a fabric buyer for Richman-Gordman and Colorado Buffalo fan, displays his “Go Big Red” fabric design in September 1972. He gave his design idea to an artist at Inwood Knitting Mills to produce the cotton jersey fabric. THE WORLD-HERALD

Posted: October 29, 2014 - 10:42 am
Tuesday 10/28/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 20-26, 2014

This week Briscoe honored and Omaha Ebola ready: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 20-26, 2014.

Updated: October 28, 2014 - 1:22 pm
Monday 10/27/2014
Photos: Huskers take down Big Ten newcomer Rutgers

Led by Ameer Abdullah's 341 all-purpose yards, a single-game record, Nebraska cruised against visiting Rutgers 42-21 on Oct. 25 at Memorial Stadium.

Posted: October 27, 2014 - 11:42 am
Thursday 10/23/2014
Yikes! Kids get almost-too-real preview of 'Walking With (Rooaarrrr!) Dinosaurs'

A baby Tyrannosaurus rex eyes its next meal Wednesday at the Durham Museum.

Updated: October 23, 2014 - 10:41 am
Wednesday 10/22/2014
UNO students spend fall break volunteering during annual Three Days of Service

The University of Nebraska at Omaha's annual Three Days of Service, which took place Oct. 18-21, allowed UNO students to volunteer their time during fall break to help area nonprofits.

Updated: October 22, 2014 - 4:36 pm
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 13-19, 2014

This week state softball and a Husker leap: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 13-19, 2014.

Updated: October 22, 2014 - 4:24 pm
From the Archives: School overcrowding in 1957

Posted: October 22, 2014 - 12:44 pm
Tuesday 10/21/2014
From the Archives: Rainy Husker win

Posted: October 21, 2014 - 11:01 am
Monday 10/20/2014
Traffic crept along on Oct. 31, 1941, after a layer of snow...

Posted: October 20, 2014 - 11:27 am
Wednesday 10/15/2014
Gilda, a gold-plated electric stove valued at $750, arrived in...

Posted: October 15, 2014 - 11:52 am
Photo blog: A wing and a prayer

A flock of pigeons scatters at sunset as the St. Mary Magdalene Church’s steeple is silhouetted Oct. 3 against the Woodmen Tower in downtown Omaha.

Updated: October 22, 2014 - 4:39 pm
Tuesday 10/14/2014
Week in Pictures: Pearl Jam, UNO hockey, Boy Scout Jubilee

This week, investigations continue and Pearl Jam plays Lincoln. See our best shots here: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 6-12, 2014.

Posted: October 14, 2014 - 10:01 am
Thursday 10/09/2014
From the Archives: The Girl Scouts building 'girls of courage, confidence, and character' since 1912

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Updated: November 06, 2014 - 11:14 am
From the Archives: The Boy Scouts' name brings to mind integrity, courage and responsibility

These photos offer just a quick review of Boy Scout activity over the years in the Omaha area. 

Updated: November 06, 2014 - 11:29 am
Video: Tour of new conservatory at Lauritzen Gardens

The Marjorie K. Daugherty Conservatory opens Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Lauritzen Gardens. The $31.2 million project adds 20,000 square-feet of space for visitors to explore.

Posted: October 09, 2014 - 9:03 am
Wednesday 10/08/2014
Pawnee City (Nebraska) High School held its annual Operation...

Posted: October 08, 2014 - 1:33 pm
Tuesday 10/07/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 29-Oct. 5, 2014.

This week a Native American wedding and a woman meets her hero. See the full Week in Pictures gallery here: Sept. 29-Oct. 5, 2014.

Updated: October 08, 2014 - 4:53 pm
Diane Tadlock, 4, idolized Omaha North High sophomore Judy...

Posted: October 07, 2014 - 10:18 am
Thursday 10/02/2014
From the archives

Updated: October 09, 2014 - 11:29 am
The caricature mascots of Nebraska and Kansas huddled during a...

Posted: October 02, 2014 - 10:51 am
The Kansas State Wildcat mascot looks on during Nebraska’s...

Posted: October 02, 2014 - 10:47 am
Wednesday 10/01/2014
In May 1945, Forest Lawn Cemetery canceled the Memorial Day...

Posted: October 01, 2014 - 10:47 am
Ron Clark was a halfback for the 1954 Nebraska Cornhusker...

Posted: October 01, 2014 - 10:45 am
Tuesday 09/30/2014
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 22-28, 2014

This week a Husker leaps for score and a concert fights a pipeline: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 22-28, 2014.

Posted: September 30, 2014 - 10:10 am
Wednesday 09/24/2014
CVS to clean up its vacant lot at 72nd & Maple Streets

CVS will clean up a lot it owns at 72nd and Maple Streets after Omaha City Council President Pete Festersen wrote a letter of complaint to the company’s CEO.

Posted: September 24, 2014 - 1:00 am
Douglas County Board OKs shared crime lab deal

A proposal for Douglas County and the City of Omaha to share some crime lab services cleared its first hurdle Tuesday.

Posted: September 24, 2014 - 1:00 am
World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 15-21, 2014

This week Omaha loves lamp and Huskers brawl: World-Herald Week in Pictures: Sept. 15-21, 2014.

Posted: September 24, 2014 - 11:30 am

Tomorrow's Events
Watercolor Wednesdays
Smiling Turtle
10:00 am
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. when the time is convenient for you on Wednesdays to create your own watercolor painting using our supplies. Cos…
Radio City Christmas Spectacular Starring The Rockettes
Orpheum Theater
2:00 pm
Don’t miss the Omaha debut of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular Starring the Rockettes! The Rockettes dazzle in the newly enhanced producti…
Rec's Kids Club
Omaha area recreation centers
3:00 pm
This free program offers activities like crafts, sports and field trips for ages 6-12. Locations and times vary each week.
The Jail Breakers
The 21st Saloon, 4727 S. 96th St.
6:00 pm
Genre: Blues.
Toasted Ponies
Zoo Bar, 136 N. 14th St., Lincoln
6:00 pm
Genre: Bluegrass.

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