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First came a model train; later, 40 years at Omaha playhouse

Starting Saturday, 15 exquisitely detailed scale models of sets 69-year-old Jim Othuse designed for the Omaha Community Playhouse will be on display at the Durham Museum.

Summer lovin': ideas for the date outdoors

We don’t know about you, but we think dinner and a movie has gotten a bit stale.

Farmers market organizer plans year-round public market at spot near downtown

Vic Gutman, who manages the markets in the Old Market and Aksarben Village, has signed a purchase agreement to buy a building on 10th and Pacific Streets.

Kaneko exhibit re-imagines what mobile living could look like

Forget about mud flaps, meshed ball caps and high-stakes arm-wrestling tournaments. 

Antique doorknobs stolen from Joslyn Castle

Omaha’s historic Joslyn Castle has seen its share of visitors this spring and summer — including a thief.

When shopping for junk, consider 'what it could become’

The possibilities at salvage shops, flea markets, antique shops and secondhand stores are endless. “You can repurpose practically anything,” says one interior design expert.

Get to know: Mechanical skills often put
 in play as Blue Barn volunteer

Every theater needs an Albert Marcault.

40 off-the-beaten-path things to do in Omaha

Be they old or new, plenty of cool places offer fun things to do and things to see across the metro area.

For College World Series, stop at Zesto remains 'just the thing to do'

Although it has moved and downsized to just a window, the restaurant is still a traditional haunt for College World Series fans.

Win tickets and $100 to Junkstock

Three days of peace, love, music and junk.

CWS food review: Classics turned trendy at TD Ameritrade Park

At the College World Series, we can have our nachos topped with Buffalo pulled chicken and black beans, or our dog slathered in an avocado cream and bacon bits. 

Outside TD Ameritrade, a revolving door of food trucks for CWS fans

The city will allow three food trucks to park in the lot, and the lineup will include at least four that will rotate: Island Seasons, Scotty’s Go-Go Grill, 402 BBQ and the Mosaic Pickle. 


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