food & dining, Slow Nuesday

Food Review: O’Rourke’s Popcorn Dish

After severe disappointment from both Marcus Theatre and the Colby Ridge Gourmet Popcorn Store, this week my quest for the ultimate popcorn meal led me to O'Rourke's Tavern on 1329 O Street. The establishment had off street parking, which can be a chore in downtown Lincoln, but is also usually a sign that you are… Continue reading Food Review: O’Rourke’s Popcorn Dish

2 Duffy's Articles In A Row, Slow Nuesday

Local Comic Leaves Entire Comedy Scene Dumbstruck by Telling a Joke That Isn’t Self-deprecating or About Weed

Lincoln NE (SN) - Monday night local audiences at Duffy’s were left speechless when local amateur comedian Larry Russell, 38, told a joke that didn’t involve anything about what an ugly loser he was or how he sometimes enjoyed recreational marijuana use. Russell started his 5 minute routine with a joke about his cat trying… Continue reading Local Comic Leaves Entire Comedy Scene Dumbstruck by Telling a Joke That Isn’t Self-deprecating or About Weed

downtown lincoln, Slow Nuesday

Local Businesses Devastated by Haymarket Road and Sidewalk Improvements

Lincoln NE (SN) - Renovations to the Haymarket are now underway as construction crews have started replacing the historical buffalo brick roads and sidewalks with modern concrete at various intersections in the area. This is part of the $1.5 million sidewalk improvement project approved in early March that has stirred controversy among some outspoken local… Continue reading Local Businesses Devastated by Haymarket Road and Sidewalk Improvements