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Omaha Public Radio News
2:04 pm
Tue April 26, 2011

Mayor Suttle, Neighborhood Associations to meet during monthly Neighborhood Walks

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Omaha, NE – A new program beginning Tuesday in Omaha gives residents the chance to discuss neighborhood issues one-on-one with Mayor Jim Suttle.

The Neighborhood Walks program is a collaboration between the city and UNO's Neighborhood Center. Once a month, Mayor Suttle plans to meet with neighborhood associations and walk the area to discuss that neighborhood's areas of concern.

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Omaha Public Radio News
1:54 pm
Tue April 26, 2011

Concert & Conversation with Peter Buffett this Thursday

Peter Buffett

Omaha, NE – Philanthropist, author and Emmy Award-winning composer Peter Buffett will present "Life is What You Make It," a benefit concert for Omaha Central High School, this Thursday.

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Omaha Public Radio News
1:47 pm
Mon April 25, 2011

Rally for a Healthy City comes to Omaha Wednesday

Omaha, NE – Health officials hope Wednesday's National Walk at Lunch Day encourages Omahans to incorporate healthy habits into their daily lives.

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Omaha Public Radio News
2:55 pm
Fri April 22, 2011

"The Spy Who Loved Me" will be shown for one-night only at the Joslyn Art Museum's Witherspoon Concert Hall

The Spy Who Loved Me

Omaha, NE – Film Historian Bruce Crawford will screen The Spy Who Loved Me on Friday, May 6th in the Joslyn's Witherspoon Concert Hall.

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Omaha Public Radio News
8:25 am
Fri April 22, 2011

Creighton University professor introduces "Joey the Bunny"

image courtesy Jeff Maciejewski

Omaha, NE – A Creighton University journalism professor has written a children's book he hopes will help kids in Guatemala.

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Omaha Public Radio News
3:26 pm
Thu April 21, 2011

The Great Plains Theatre Conference takes place May 28th through June 4th

Omaha, NE – Metropolitan Community College's Fort Omaha campus is the site of The Great Plains Theatre Conference May 28th through June 4th.

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Omaha Public Radio News
8:20 am
Thu April 21, 2011

New website aims to increase public input on Omaha city issues

Omaha, NE – Omahans have a new way to tell city department heads what issues are most important to the community.

The city launched a new service Wednesday called "EngageOmaha." The website works like a virtual town hall meeting: city leaders pose questions for the public to comment on, and EngageOmaha members can vote on those issues.

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Omaha Public Radio News
3:50 pm
Tue April 19, 2011

UNMC research leads to new information regarding treating ADHD in small children

Omaha, NE – UNMC researchers have new information on treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, also known as ADHD, in small children.

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Omaha Public Radio News
8:24 am
Tue April 19, 2011

Omaha opens the new home of the College World Series

TD Ameritrade Park Omaha
Photo courtesy www.tdameritradeparkomaha.com

Omaha, NE – The new home of the NCAA men's College World Series is now open in downtown Omaha.

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Omaha Public Radio News
11:27 am
Mon April 18, 2011

The College of St. Mary Latina Summer Academy takes place June 19th through the 24th

College of St. Mary

Omaha, NE – College of St. Mary's Latina Summer Academy takes place June 19th through the 24th.

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