Latest Omaha, Nebraska Stories

2011-07-12 08:15:00

PHOENIX, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- nFocus Software, the leading provider of performance management and outcome measurement software to the public sector, has been selected by Building Bright Futures (BBF) in Omaha, Neb.

2011-07-07 15:18:00

OMAHA, Neb., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The NCAA hit a home run this year using Flash Seats®, the patented paperless ticketing technology from industry leader Veritix®, to sell more than 11,000 digital tickets at the recently concluded NCAA College World Series.

2011-07-07 09:22:43

Landsat 5 captured an image of flooding occurring along the Iowa/Nebraska border on June 30, 2011.

2011-06-27 07:35:00

OMAHA, Neb., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jade Jenise Dixon, writer, producer, director and one of the stars of the hit feature film TRUTH HALL, gives back! Jade's company, Stepping Stone Productions, LLC - which also produced the award-winning feature film Big Ain't Bad - returns to Omaha to help create a "stepping stone" for Omaha talent through her acting and filmmaking workshop and talent search. Jade's film, TRUTH HALL, won five festival awards and is now in heavy rotation on the BET...

2011-06-24 14:34:00

OMAHA, Neb., June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council invites drivers to join them in the first Great National Cell Off Day by turning their cell phones off while on the roads. "Texting or talking, cell phones are one of the most common causes of distracted driving.

2011-06-17 07:30:00

DALLAS, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional baseball greats Robin Yount, Mike Schmidt, Rod Carew, Jack Clark and Jack Morris will enhance the fan experience at the NCAA® Men's College World Series® this Father's Day weekend, thanks to AT&T*.

2011-06-13 09:17:00

OMAHA, Neb., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CrowdPicks, a social gaming site, is offering a 32GB Motorola Tablet Xoom(TM) Wi-Fi to the top 2 pickers for the upcoming College World Series.

2011-06-02 00:00:31

Creighton University is ranked the number-one university in the Midwest by U.S.

2011-05-26 16:45:00

OMAHA, Neb., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omaha Steaks today announced that the company has received an ELITE rating for excellence in customer service from STELLAService, an independent, third-party company that rates the customer service performance of online stores.

2011-05-25 17:03:00

OMAHA, Neb., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omaha Steaks today announced the launch of its Steak Time App for the Android. Steak Time for Android capitalizes on the strengths of the original app designed for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'