News

An Omaha bar owner won’t face charges for fatally shooting a 22-year-old black protester, but has been evicted from the downtown property where he operated two businesses

An Omaha bar owner has been evicted from the building where he operated two nightlife spots after he shot and killed 22-year-old James Scurlock. The actions of 38-year-old Jacob Gardner on Saturday triggered threats against the building owners, they told the Omaha World-Herald. Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine, however, said […]
An Omaha bar owner won’t face charges for fatally shooting a 22-year-old black protester, but has been evicted from the downtown property where he operated two businesses
Markets

Warren Buffett Explains Why He And Berkshire Won’t Leave Omaha Anytime Soon

[credit provider=”(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) “] OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha won’t throw a bash for Warren Buffett’s 82nd birthday on Thursday, and that’s just fine with the billionaire investor.The decidedly low-key lifestyle in Omaha, where Buffett was born and where he’s lived continuously since 1956, is a key […]
Warren Buffett Explains Why He And Berkshire Won’t Leave Omaha Anytime Soon
Lifestyle

What To Do In Omaha When You Need A Break From Next Week’s Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting

[credit provider=”milb.com” url=”http://www.milb.com/schedule/index.jsp?sid=t541&m=05&y=2012″] The annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting in Omaha is just a week away, and tens of thousands of stockholders will soon flock to the city to bask in Warren Buffett’s presence.The “Woodstock of Capitalism” is a virtual circus, complete with an exhibition fair, multiple steak dinners, and […]
What To Do In Omaha When You Need A Break From Next Week’s Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting
Strategy

These Arts Entrepreneurs Thrived By Working With Politicians And Businessmen

[credit provider=”Patrick Hawks via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/pathawks/2174111548/”] As far as arts entrepreneurship goes, the Slowdown club in Omaha, Neb., started modestly. It was barely art, and barely entrepreneurship.Jason Kulbel and Robb Nansel just wanted a place to hang out, drink a beer and listen to some good music in Omaha. Their […]
These Arts Entrepreneurs Thrived By Working With Politicians And Businessmen