General News

Omaha will host its very own Urban Thinkers Conference November 16th and 17th at the Thompson Center at UNO.

The second annual IN the Neighborhood Conference takes place this Saturday from 8:30 to 4:30 at Metro’s South Omaha Campus.

WordCamp Omaha 2015 takes place October 10th and 11th at Metropolitan Community College’s Fort Omaha Campus.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Douglas County jury has awarded Omaha software developer Baldwin Hackett & Meeks Inc. $43.8 million in a lawsuit against a rival software firm.

Homeownership is down in Nebraska this year, and has steadily declined since 2008.

When the Military Avenue Neighborhood Association decided to commission Omaha artist Trudy Swanson to create a steel crane sculpture, she decided to take the assignment one step further.

United Way of the Midlands’ annual Day of Caring will be held throughout the day on Friday, October 9th.

The Director of UNO’s Center for Afghanistan Studies and Dean of International Studies, Thomas Gouttierre was the guest at this month’s Omaha Press Club Noon Forum.

Creighton University will present a public discussion forum on crisis management in conflict resolution tomorrow at the Harper Center Auditorium.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An innovative program for at-risk youths has won a grant that will allow it expand across Nebraska and serve a larger variety of struggling kids.