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Heidi Woodard: Help! I have the mentality of an 82-year old Heidi Woodard: Help! I have the mentality of an 82-year old
No offense to any octogenarians out there. I’m just not ready to be you yet.
Dr. Tricia Schmit: 9 ideas for a healthier Easter basket Dr. Tricia Schmit: 9 ideas for a healthier Easter basket
So, here we are, staring at Easter already and... more candy.
How I Do It: Personal trainer-mom pushes herself and others, all with a smile How I Do It: Personal trainer-mom pushes herself and others, all with a smile
She intended to work with children, but her love for health and fitness ultimately took over her career ambitions.
Jacqueline Baez-Leonard: Sometimes being a good parent means less talking, more listening Jacqueline Baez-Leonard: Sometimes being a good parent means less talking, more listening
"Mom, what’s a lesbian? ... Someone at school called me one, and I want to know what it is."
Claire Flatowicz: Spring Cleaning: Signs it’s time to toss your clothes Claire Flatowicz: Spring Cleaning: Signs it’s time to toss your clothes
It’s time to dust off those shelves that never see a dust rag, clean out those kitchen cabinets and my clothes closet.
How I Do It: Working mom Nadira Ford-Robbins How I Do It: Working mom Nadira Ford-Robbins
The 28-year-old dishes on discipline, sacrifices (fewer shoes) and her well-mannered 1-year-old.

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Learning of the community's need, former Mayor A.V. Sorensen agreed to donate an acre of land at 48th and Cass Streets for a multi-use facility.
Have you grown weary of the pastel-dyed eggs? It's not that we won't still bathe a bunch of eggs in that classic concoction. We just wanted some fresher ideas.
Posted on April 16, 2014 by By Sara Ziegler and Kiley Cruse / World-Herald staff writers
Each year, Debra Parsow spends a couple weekends tying plastic Easter eggs to the magnolia tree in her front yard on the western edge of Elmwood Park.
Posted on April 16, 2014 by From staff reports
Alma and Verlyn Wieck of Omaha met in summer 1963 when she was a hairdresser and he was attending computer school in Omaha.
Posted on April 16, 2014 by By Michael O'Connor / World-Herald staff writer
Strunk got her start as a balloon artist while working at her mother's dental practice. During down time, she started practicing magic tricks. Then balloons.
Posted on April 8, 2014 by By Andrea Kszystyniak / World-Herald staff writer
We compile and map a list of upcoming Easter egg hunts in the Omaha area, complete with dates, times and locations.
Posted on April 8, 2014 by By Carol Bicak and Liz McCue / World-Herald staff writers
I liked the mouse costumes and makeup. I liked the colorful, large and yet simple set pieces — tree trunk, rock wall, sprouting plants. I liked the twangy country-tinged score by Sarah Durkee and Paul Jacobs.
Posted on March 28, 2014 by By Bob Fischbach World-Herald staff writer
Your iPhone can't play vinyl, it's not loaded with high-quality sound files, and queueing up a song on Pandora doesn't match the experience (or volume) of flipping several switches and hearing your favorite song blast out of a great pair of speakers.
Posted on March 25, 2014 by By Kevin Coffey / World-Herald staff writer
Omaha will get a taste of “Downton Abbey” in September.
Lady Fiona Carnarvon, the Countess of Highclere Castle, will be a keynote speaker at Lauritzen Garden's Antique and Garden Show. The castle is the setting of BBC's “Downton Abbey.” Carnarvon manages all castle affairs as well as special events.
Posted on March 28, 2014 by By Andrea Kszystyniak / World-Herald staff writer
We've been looking through our archives for instances of ancient tech. For our first foray into the dark ages, we travel back to the 1990s. When ...
Posted on March 25, 2014 by By Micah Mertes / World-Herald staff writer
The six-episode series, starring hosts Rick Dore and Chuck Palumbo, features an assembly of car hoarders who agree to part with their collections of unrestored classic cars in exchange for services that will transform their favorite keeper into the car of their dreams.
Posted on March 25, 2014 by By the Hastings Tribune
The Durham Museum has more than 40,000 objects in its collection, and plenty qualify as quirky, wild or just plain strange. We rate the weirdest on a three-point scale.
Posted on March 25, 2014 by By Michael O'Connor / World-Herald staff writer
Some of the car chases are surrounded by great movie; others not so much.
Posted on March 19, 2014 by By Micah Mertes / World-Herald staff writer
Backstreet's coming to Omaha.
Posted on March 19, 2014 by By Micah Mertes / World-Herald staff writer
Arms straight, legs flying, Samantha Casey steps, kicks and leaps across the practice floor of a west Omaha dance studio, her second home from now until right before Easter.
Posted on March 19, 2014 by By Erin Grace / World-Herald columnist
“Wedding Crashers” was not written with Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn in mind. But their involvement got it made with almost no studio or producer interference.
Posted on March 19, 2014 by By Bob Fischbach / World-Herald staff writer

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Join us Thursday for momaha’s story time at iRead Books Join us Thursday for momaha’s story time at iRead Books
Join us 7 p.m. Thursday for Momaha’s Story Time. Our guest reader is momaha blogger Jen Schneider at the iRead Bookstore inside Oak View Mall. ' This month’s theme: Spring. During th...
Dr. Tricia Schmit: 9 ideas for a healthier Easter basket Dr. Tricia Schmit: 9 ideas for a healthier Easter basket
So, here we are, staring at Easter already and... more candy.
Applicants vying for ‘World’s Toughest Job’ get heartwarming surprise Applicants vying for ‘World’s Toughest Job’ get heartwarming surprise
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