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5:05 am
Fri November 30, 2012

Men of Distinction Conference set for Monday

Helping male African-American and Latino high school students create a personal action plan consisting of self-improvement and success. 


That’s the primary goal of the 4th annual Men of Distinction Conference. 

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General News
6:06 am
Mon November 5, 2012

Iowa metro areas score high as "Best Cities for Successful Aging"

A new Milken Institute report on Successful Aging ranks two large metro areas in Iowa as among the best cities for successful aging.

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General News
2:54 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

13th Annual Heartland Latino Leadership Conference

Graciela Tiscareno-Sato

This year’s Heartland Latino Leadership Conference begins Thursday, November 8th with a Career Expo and Youth Rally. 

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General News
6:06 am
Wed October 31, 2012

Community Conference for Women's Religious Leaders

“The Stained Glass Ceiling” is the theme of Project Interfaith’s Community Conference on Women’s Religious Leadership.

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General News
5:14 am
Tue October 23, 2012

3 Neb. US House Republicans seeking re-election

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's three Republican congressmen are seeking re-election in races that have focused on the economy, the nation's debt and partisanship.

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General News
12:05 pm
Fri October 19, 2012

Nebraska Pedestrian Fatalities at Highest Level in 12 Years

Officials are concerned with an increase in pedestrian deaths across the state this year.

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General News
7:08 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Prime Time is Reading Time

Prime Time Family Reading Time is a reading and discussion program for families with kids ages 6-10 who are struggling with their reading. 

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General News
5:06 am
Thu October 11, 2012

A Bunch of Good Apples

Nebraska Appleseed’s Good Apple Awards recognize the successes that they and their partners have been part of over the last year. 

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General News
5:06 am
Thu October 4, 2012

For the 2nd year, eight Omaha companies have come together to build a home for Habitat for Humanity

CEO Build Wall Raising 2012, Habitat for Humanity

Eight Omaha companies are coming together to build a home for a low income family.  Habitat for Humanity’s 2nd annual CEO Build will take place over the next four months. 

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General News
5:06 am
Wed October 3, 2012

Creighton's Women & Health Lecture Features Tess Gerritsen

Creighton University will present its 22nd annual Women and Health Lecture next Thursday.

Internationally best-selling author Tess Gerritsen is this year’s guest speaker.  Gerritsen is a former internist who gave up her career in medicine to write novels full-time. 

She is best known for her series of novels featuring homicide detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles.  Gerritsen’s Rizzoli & Isles books are the inspiration for TNT’s series of the same name.  

She says though medicine was her first career, writing was her first love.

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