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Distracted Driving Kills

UNMC study: Distracted driving killing more pedestrians, bicyclists From texting and talking on cell phones to eating while driving, researchers say distracted driving is a serious public health threat. Though

2014 Reel to Real Sustainability Film Festival–

Nebraska Nexus:Resources, Conservation, Development & Change

Wednesday, November 5th from 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. Aksarben Cinema (2110 S 67th St.) » Read more..

“Complete Streets Omaha”

“Complete Streets Omaha” with Derek Miller, City of Omaha Planning Dept.

Thursday, October 23rd at 7:00 p.m.First United Methodist Church (7020 Cass St.)
Enter north door education wing.

Join the Nebraska Sierra Club and hear transportation planner Derek Miller describe the process and goals involved as the City of Omaha, Omaha by Design, Live Well Omaha and Douglas County Health Department launch an effort this fall to develop a complete streets policy for Omaha. This effort will be led by a stakeholder committee made up of members of the community. The complete streets policy will institute a more holistic approach to new and existing road designs incorporating the use of all modes where appropriate. The policy will be fully developed in the spring of 2015. There will be an opportunity to ask questions, and refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public; bring a friend!

For more information, visit: sierranebraska.org

Atomic Bombshells Moves to New Home at Midtown Crossing

Atomic Bombshells, a boutique specializing in vintage-inspired apparel, is closing its west Omaha store to focus complete attention on its soon-to-be-open Midtown Crossing location. » Read more..

Library Halloween Programs

Omaha Public Library will offer frightfully fun Halloween programs

Halloween can be a frighteningly frenzied time of year. Between shopping for and creating treats, costumes and decorations, parents may be seeking a simple solution for seasonal fun without adding to the already hectic time and expenses! Omaha Public Library (OPL) can help with fun, free, pre-planned programs and activities for all ages to enjoy. Registration may be required for some events. Visit omahalibrary.org or call the hosting location for more information. » Read more..

Cupid’s Undie Run Returning to Midtown Crossing, Registration Opens

Cupid’s Undie Run, the wildly popular, global fundraising phenomenon, will return to Midtown Crossing on Valentine’s Day 2015. The “one mile(ish) run in your bedroom best” benefits the Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF). Registration is open. Midtown Crossing Logo
(The earlier participants register, the lower the entry fee, which is tax deductible.) » Read more..

Miracle on Farnam 2014

Plans Underway for Miracle on Farnam 2014 – Participants Announced Midtown Crossing Logo » Read more..