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Omaha World-Herald 29 Nov 2021
Therese Lenhart, Omaha ... Rick Carroll, Omaha ... Richard Thies, Omaha ... Doug Burns, Omaha ... Linda Finigan, Omaha ... Eddy McCaffrey, Council Bluffs ... Marlene Talmon, Omaha ... Meg Noyes, Omaha ... Hal Capps, Omaha ... Dawna Pitts Nelson, Omaha ... Elaine DeWell, Omaha ... Dick Schell, Omaha ... Paul Gagliardi, Omaha ... Joanie Hoffart, Omaha ... Kennedy, Omaha ... Vance Taylor, Omaha.
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Nebraska governments pay more than $10 million for help allocating federal COVID relief

Norfolk Daily News 29 Nov 2021
The City of Omaha is one of the latest entities to contract with Deloitte after City Council approval of a contract in late October ... About $56 million was allocated to the City of Omaha in May ... Deloitte’s payment from Omaha, which is not to exceed $250,000, will come out of the federal money ... This article originally ran on omaha.com.
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The Public Pulse: Acknowledge the climate threat; WWII memories; Left won't compromise

Omaha World-Herald 28 Nov 2021
Michael Sinovic, Omaha ... Joe Kelly, Omaha ... Dale Clark Library relocation plan deeply troubling, at the very least, I plead with the Omaha City Council and the Omaha Public Library Board of Trustees to find an alternative plan that would allow the library’s archival materials to remain in a single location ... Chase Becker, Omaha ... Jeff Miller, Omaha.
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Omaha woman sees need for housing relief, donates stock to Goodfellows

Omaha World-Herald 28 Nov 2021
The others live outside of Omaha ...Dear Goodfellows” — a letter from hundreds upon hundreds of underprivileged children of Omaha ... In pert red sweaters, black shirts and white blouses, these eight girls from “Geathers,” the University of Omaha Pep Club, went to the Goodfellows Mile o’ Dimes board at 16th and Farnam Streets on Dec ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.
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Mayor Stothert: W. Dale Clark Library will move to new location in downtown Omaha

News-Press Now 28 Nov 2021
OMAHA — Omaha’s downtown W ... The new downtown location is expected to open in fall 2022, pending approval from the Omaha City Council and the Omaha Public Library Board of Trustees ... In 2010, and again in 2017, a consultant’s review of Omaha Public Library facilities recommended replacing the W ... This article originally ran on omaha.com.
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Forecast: Sunny skies to end the weekend

The Daily Nonpareil 28 Nov 2021
Temps in the 50s will end the weekend for the Council Bluffs-Omaha area ... .
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Giving Tuesday begins this week

The Daily Nonpareil 28 Nov 2021
Giving Tuesday, the annual worldwide day of philanthropy, begins this Tuesday in the Council Bluffs-Omaha metro area ... .
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Morleys cite support of teachers and health care workers with Goodfellows donation

Omaha World-Herald 27 Nov 2021
As the parents of two daughters — one of whom works in special education in Omaha Public Schools and another who is a volunteer with Fort Calhoun Community Schools — and grandparents of four public school students, Kathy, a retired educator, and Jim, a retired city planner and consultant, know the value of a well-rounded education ... Omaha.
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Forecast: High winds gust through the metro area

The Daily Nonpareil 27 Nov 2021
High winds will impact the Council Bluffs-Omaha area today with northwest winds gusting as high as 31 mph throughout the day ... .
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ORBT marks 1 year of service in Omaha as officials look to what's next

Omaha World-Herald 26 Nov 2021
A chaotic network of private streetcar lines led to the creation in 1903 of the Omaha & Council Bluffs Street Railway Co ... The Omaha & Council Bluffs Street Railway Co ... A chaotic network of private streetcar lines led to the creation in 1903 of the Omaha & Council Bluffs Street Railway Co ... The Omaha & Council Bluffs Street Railway Co.
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'Jeopardy!' players flunk Omaha category

Victoria Advocate 25 Nov 2021
What is Omaha? ... Sorry, Omaha ... When host Ken Jennings provided a clue about the river that separates Omaha from Council Bluffs, reigning champion Amy Schneider responded, “What is the Platte?” Then Matt King took a stab at it, saying, “What is the North Platte?”.
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Holiday lights festival, Christmas at Union Station and 10+ other fun things to do this weekend

Omaha World-Herald 25 Nov 2021
Looking for something fun and safe to do in the Omaha area this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place today through Sunday ... There will be lighting displays in the Old Market, North Omaha and South Omaha ... The North Omaha display will cover a six-block area around 24th and Lake Streets ... in Council Bluffs.
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Ahead of Omaha show, musician Jason Mraz talks beating pandemic boredom and Reggae album

Omaha World-Herald 25 Nov 2021
The singer-songwriter is coming to Omaha's Orpheum Theater on Dec ... The upcoming Omaha show will include some selections from that original set list, as well as other pieces from Mraz’s catalog ... Since then, he has performed in the region — including Omaha, Lincoln and Council Bluffs — numerous times ... Omaha Westside won the game 42-3.
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Omaha resolutions address housing, climate change

Lincoln Journal Star 25 Nov 2021
OMAHA — The Omaha City Council has given approval for plans to support development of affordable housing and addressing climate change. City Council President Pete Festersen introduced the resolutions Tuesday and council members gave support to drafting the plans while identifying the two issues as top priorities.
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Editorial: Goodfellows donations remain a reliable way to help neighbors in need

Omaha World-Herald 25 Nov 2021
Mikaela Schuele of Catholic Charities of Omaha talks about the group's mobile food bank held at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Macy, Nebraska ... In 1910, the Omaha charity was renamed Goodfellows, a name adopted around that time by several newspaper-based charities ... Piles of toys mounted steadily at Omaha schools ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.
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