25 Nebraska counties have schools that are eligible to participate in the free and reduced price lunch program, but currently have no summer feeding programs.
Kate Bolz, Executive Director for Nebraska Appleseed, says a new grant program recently approved in the legislature offers non-profit organizations the opportunity to bridge that gap.
She says Senator Norm Wallman introduced the legislation because 1 in 5 children in Nebraska is food insecure.
A Journey Without End features the work of illustrator and author Ed Young.
Omaha’s Civic Auditorium will close June 30, 2014.
The public will have three opportunities next week to meet with the finalists for OPS superintendent.
ALBION, Neb. (AP) — Speakers split the time available at a hearing concerning a new oil pipeline route through Nebraska.
An Omaha based youth program was recently recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama with a national art and humanities youth program award.
A new study by UNMC’s Center for Health Policy found that 11 Nebraska counties have no primary care physician.
A State Senator from Omaha says he’ll support legislation in the upcoming legislative session to expand Medicaid in Nebraska.
The Omaha Public Schools board will determine its finalists later this week for superintendent.
A monthly survey of business and supply managers in nine states shows the regional economy continues to slow down.