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1920s Omaha: Thoroughbreds on the track, a tribute to George and a flight to remember

Omaha World-Herald 28 Feb 2021
Paving bricks are laid in sand on a concrete base for the Omaha-to-Elkhorn stretch of the coast-to-coast Lincoln Highway ... 1920s Omaha. moving pictures, 'scandalous' dances, radio and other popular diversions ... 8, 1931, during the grand opening of Omaha’s Union Station ... Plans are announced to build a new Omaha railroad passenger terminal ... Omaha's low Dr.

Lincoln Highway: In the early stages of auto tourism, it was a bumpy route

Omaha World-Herald 28 Feb 2021
A three-mile stretch of brick road in Elkhorn is a well-preserved reminder that the Lincoln Highway originally entered Nebraska at Omaha ... Omaha streets and how they got their names ... CITY OF OMAHA ... On May 11, 2019, the day after what would’ve been dancing and acting legend Fred Astaire’s 120th birthday, Omaha honored its native son with his own street.

Scores more indicative of dancers’ performance

The Grand Island Independent 27 Feb 2021
With regard to the state cheer and dance competition that was held in Grand Island last week, there is something that needs to be addressed with regard to scoring ... However, when they compete, they have to compete at the state cheer and dance competition with class A schools from the Omaha/Millard area.

Jennifer McNary and Joel Kruse wed

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 26 Feb 2021
John’s Church on the campus of Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska ... Lorn Snow of Omaha ... Molly Mattingly of Omaha, friend of the couple, was pianist for the ceremony. Marah Miller of Omaha, friend of the couple, was the ceremony’s cantor ... A formal dinner, reception, and dance were held at One Thousand Dodge Event Center in downtown Omaha.

Watch Now: Omaha priest, four Tanzanian nuns show off their dance moves

Norfolk Daily News 25 Feb 2021
A dancing priest and nuns have taken to TikTok with a dance challenge for the Omaha community ... Mike Eckley, executive director of Catholic Charities of Omaha, dancing with four Tanzanian nuns from the Congregation of the Daughters of Mary who reside at Our Lady of Lourdes in Omaha ... OMAHA'S ST ... Omaha's St ... The interior of Omaha's St ... Omaha's St.

Teams take top spots at state cheer, dance

Lincoln Journal Star 21 Feb 2021
Three Lincoln teams captured first-place honors at the Nebraska State Cheer and Dance Championships in Grand Island. In Class A, cheerleaders from Lincoln East took first for their non-tumbling routine, and the Southwest Emeralds took the top spot in the high-kick dance team division ... Omaha Marian; Tumbling — 1 ... DANCE ... Omaha Gross, 2 ... DANCE ... DANCE ... DANCE.

1920s Omaha: Lifesaving breakthroughs, a health craze and a 'fat tax' that flops

Omaha World-Herald 21 Feb 2021
Each Sunday in February, we dive into The World-Herald archives for a glimpse of life in 1920s Omaha ... 1920s Omaha. moving pictures, 'scandalous' dances, radio and other popular diversions ... Cutter of the Nebraska Medical College tells an annual gathering of nurses that Omaha should spend more on public health.

Jim McKee: Cady helped shape state of Nebraska

Norfolk Daily News 21 Feb 2021
of Omaha and moved to Nebraska City where, two years later he was in partnership with Chicago Lumber in their Nebraska City branch ... In 1886 Cady moved to Omaha, still associated with Chicago Lumber Co ... Cady died at his Omaha home at 206 S ... Omaha-born Astaire, the first dance star on film, made 31 movies, often partnering with Ginger Rogers.

Grand Island Central Catholic Cheer and Dance team takes top honors

The Grand Island Independent 18 Feb 2021
Early morning practices are the only option, as they have studio dance after school.” ... Last year, Martinez said, they switched from hip-hop to pom after getting the opportunity to work with the owners of No Limits Dance in Omaha, which also coached Millard North (the winningest dance team in Nebraska and winner of multiple national titles).

Omaha History Detective: In 1939, all of River City joined in the Golden Spike mania

Omaha World-Herald 14 Feb 2021
The 50th anniversary of the driving of the Golden Spike at Promontory, Utah, in May 1919, was largely ignored in Omaha ... Omaha History Detective. In 1863, Abraham Lincoln set off dancing in Omaha streets ... was mired in debt, went bankrupt and, in 1897, had to auction off all of its properties on the front steps of its Omaha Freight House.

Elexis Martinez: Black history is more than a month. Here's how to bring it to life

Omaha World-Herald 12 Feb 2021
Omaha offers people of all ages many opportunities to explore Black culture, from restaurants to museums to entertainment and much more ... Fifty-one years ago, Vivian Strong, a 14-year-old Black girl, was dancing with her friends at the Logan Fontenelle Housing Projects when she was shot and killed by a white Omaha police officer.

COVID-19 regulations allow student organizations to share in-person connections

The Daily Nebraskan 08 Feb 2021
Nearly a year ago, thousands of college students danced for 12 straight hours alongside families from Omaha’s Children’s Hospital & Medical Center ... Now, amid an ongoing pandemic, waves from afar will replace hugs, and families will be joining virtually for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Dance Marathon, HuskerThon 2021.

South Omaha 16-year-old signs Major League Soccer contract

Fremont Tribune 08 Feb 2021
Christopher Burbach Omaha World-Herald. The freshest face in Major League Soccer’s youth movement is straight out of South Omaha ... His youth coach from Omaha, Vicente Luis, is impressed but not surprised ... But he’s still a kid from Omaha ... Omaha-born Astaire, the first dance star on film, made 31 movies, often partnering with Ginger Rogers.