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Sierra Club October Program: “Climate Change and National Security”

Sierra Club October Program: “Climate Change and National Security” with Dr. Elizabeth Chalecki Thursday Oct. 26, 7 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 7020 Cass St. (Enter north door education wing)

Joslyn Castle 2017 Holiday Historic Home Tour & Gift Boutique

Joslyn Castle is pleased to announce the 2017 Holiday Historic Home Tour & Gift Boutique Now in its fifth year, the tour highlights historic Omaha properties. The Historic Home Tour

Midtown 2050 Corporation Formed

Midtown 2050 Corporation Formed to Accelerate Midtown Revitalization, Modernization A new development corporation – Midtown 2050 Corporation – has been formed to coordinate and accelerate the next phase of midtown

October Issue of the Midtown Monitor

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Midtown 2050 Corporation Formed

Midtown 2050 Corporation Formed to Accelerate Midtown Revitalization, Modernization

A new development corporation – Midtown 2050 Corporation – has been formed to coordinate and accelerate the next phase of midtown Omaha’s revitalization and progression into a dynamic, transit-oriented urban community. » Read more..

Omaha Public Library announces top circulating titles from 2016

Regular library users will tell you that waiting for a highly anticipated read that you placed on hold can be tough. Some readers skipped the wait by utilizing Omaha Public Library’s Bestseller Express, and others took advantage of the materials in their various available formats. Omaha Public Library has prepared a list of top circulating titles from 2016. Find these selections and more at omahalibrary.org.

Top adult fiction titles in print books:
1. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
2. 15th Affair by James Patterson
3. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
4. The Last Mile by David Baldacci
5. Tricky Twenty-Two by Janet Evanovich
6. Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham
7. The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
8. Extreme Prey by John Sandford
9. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
10. NYPD Red 4 by James Patterson » Read more..

U.S. News Again Ranks Nebraska Medicine – Nebraska Medical Center As The Best Hospital In Nebraska

U.S. News & World Report evaluates nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide to come up with this year’s list of Best Hospitals. And once again, Nebraska Medicine – Nebraska Medical Center is the #1 rated hospital in the state of Nebraska. » Read more..

October Issue of the Midtown Monitor

You can read the October issue or view past issues by clicking in theMidtown Monitor September 2016 front page image box on the right side of this page.

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IRS and Medicare Scams

IRS and Medicare Scams
BBB serving Nebraska, South Dakota, The Kansas Plains and Southwest Iowa is warning consumers to be on the alert for phone scams involving con artists pretending to be Internal Revenue Service (IRS) agents who try to gain access to your personal information. » Read more..

B-cycle Expands

B-cycle completes first round of expansion

Heartland B-cycle has completed the first phase of their planned 20 station expansion adding 15 stations to the metro area, becoming the 2nd operating multi-state bike sharing system in the United States.

Stations were installed in both Council Bluffs and Omaha in November. Despite the frigid weather several new stations saw users taking trips much to the delight of many long time funders and supporters including the National Park Service. » Read more..