holiday http://kios.org en Family Festival Sunday in Omaha http://kios.org/post/family-festival-sunday-omaha <p>The Wells Fargo Family Festival takes place this Sunday at six downtown arts and cultural venues in Omaha. Wed, 04 Dec 2013 18:12:20 +0000 Cheril Lee 39777 at http://kios.org Yuletide concert Friday evening in Omaha features Elisabeth Von Trapp http://kios.org/post/yuletide-concert-friday-evening-omaha-features-elisabeth-von-trapp <p>The granddaughter of the famed Maria and Baron Von Trapp, whose story inspired <em>The Sound of Music,</em><em> </em>performs a Yuletide concert Friday evening at the Holland Center<em>. Fri, 29 Nov 2013 11:47:01 +0000 Michael Lyon 39546 at http://kios.org Travel Up Over Holiday Weekend http://kios.org/post/travel-over-holiday-weekend <p>The 4<sup>th</sup> of July weekend is the busiest summer holiday period for travelers, according to <a href="http://www.Nebraska.aaa.com">AAA Nebraska</a>. Mon, 01 Jul 2013 20:53:17 +0000 Cheril Lee 32318 at http://kios.org Travel Up Over Holiday Weekend Holiday Under Glass starts today at Joslyn http://kios.org/post/holiday-under-glass-starts-today-joslyn <p>This year, the <a href="http://www.joslyn.org">Joslyn Art Museum’s </a>Holiday Under Glass series will nearly double its offerings with nine concerts. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:05:05 +0000 Cheril Lee 22474 at http://kios.org UNMC ophthalmologist urges safety when using fireworks http://kios.org/post/unmc-ophthalmologist-urges-safety-when-using-fireworks <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">The Nebraska State Fire Marshal&#39;s office says 144 people were injured in 2010 by misuse of fireworks.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">In the city of Omaha, residents can shoot off fireworks from 8 am to 11 pm through Wednesday. An ophthalmologist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center says if you choose to do so, wear eye protection and don&#39;t let children use fireworks.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in;">&nbsp;</p> Mon, 02 Jul 2012 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 15427 at http://kios.org UNMC ophthalmologist urges safety when using fireworks