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Douglas County Board gives support for study of potential Thomas Creek Dam

Omaha World-Herald 31 Mar 2021
The Douglas County Board voted Tuesday to stick its toe into a controversy swirling over a potential dam that could take farmers' land to help reduce the severity of future urban flooding in Omaha ... Omaha State and Regional News ... Our best Omaha staff photos of March 2021 ... Patrick's Day Dinner at the Tangier Shrine Center in Omaha on Wednesday.
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'It's such an honor': Omaha girls among first females to earn Eagle Scout rank

Norfolk Daily News 20 Mar 2021
Ellie decided to dedicate her service project to running a supplies drive for Youth Mart in Omaha, a donation center for young adults coming out of foster care. “(Youth Mart’s) goal is to help young adults graduating from foster care to living on their own,” Ellie said ... Ellie Siebe-Walles, next to her car full of donations for Youth Mart in Omaha.
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God Bless America & Mrs. B

Victoria Advocate 06 Mar 2021
Under Buffett’s management of Berkshire Hathaway, the company has acquired four companies headquartered in Buffett’s hometown of Omaha. The best known of these is the Nebraska Furniture Mart (NFM) ... B eventually settled in Omaha and by 1936 started a furniture store with $2,500 in savings.
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Historic Omaha architecture: 5 masterpieces of the 1920s

Omaha World-Herald 28 Feb 2021
The 20th century brought a number of classic beauties to Omaha ... Omaha’s Architectural Landmarks” by Kristine Gerber and Jeffrey S ... The building faced demolition until Rose Blumkin, founder of Nebraska Furniture Mart, purchased it, deeded it to the Omaha Theater Company for Young People and contributed to the renovation ... Omaha's low Dr.
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Warren Buffett: 'It’s easy to overlook the many miracles occurring in middle America'

Yahoo Daily News 27 Feb 2021
The 90-year-old Omaha, Nebraska native, who has an estimated net worth of $92.7 billion, is widely considered the greatest investor of all time ... Buffett pointed out that Berkshire has purchased four additional Omaha-based businesses, most famously the Nebraska Furniture Mart, founded by the legendary Rose “Mrs.
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Full text of Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders

The Times of India 27 Feb 2021
You will not be surprised that I begin with Omaha. In 1940, Jack Ringwalt, a graduate of Omaha’s Central High School (the alma mater as well of Charlie, my ... it remains based in Omaha, a few miles from Berkshire’s home office. Over the years, we have purchased four additional businesses from Omaha families, the best known among.
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72nd Street shopping center sold for $12.75 million

Omaha World-Herald 13 Feb 2021
The 72nd Crossing, built about 30 years ago near Jones Street, was able to sell at pre-pandemic pricing largely because of its hot retail neighborhood, which includes Nebraska Furniture Mart, said commercial broker Ember Grummons of Investors Realty. Grummons represented Omaha-based seller NewStreet Properties ... Blackstone area of midtown Omaha.
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SB Communities, LLC.

Omaha World-Herald 24 Jan 2021
Bob Batt grew up and went to college in Omaha. He retired from Nebraska Furniture Mart (now a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary) after a long and successful career in marketing and executive leadership ... B, Founder of the Nebraska Furniture Mart, often told me, 'It's not what you want.
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Karla R. Grosz

Rapid City Journal 23 Jan 2021
RAPID CITY . Karla Rae Grosz, 58, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2021, at the Hospice House in Rapid City. She passed peacefully with her family at her side after a 15-month hard fought battle with cancer. Karla was born in Mitchell on Nov. 4, 1962 to Robert and Avis (Turgeon) Leiferman ... Karla started her career in Omaha, NE, working for K-Mart ... 27, at St.
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Omaha-Based Apartment Developers Complete Their First 1,000 Apartment Units

The Journal 19 Jan 2021
OMAHA, Neb., Jan ... Bob Batt grew up and went to college in Omaha. He retired from Nebraska Furniture Mart (now a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary) after a long and successful career in marketing and executive leadership ... B, Founder of the Nebraska Furniture Mart, often told me, �It�s not what you want.
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Warren Buffett said an 89-year-old carpet seller would 'run rings around' Fortune 500 CEOs. Here's ...

Business Insider 29 Dec 2020
Berkshire Hathaway's billionaire boss praised Rose "Mrs B" Blumkin after he bought 90% of her company, Nebraska Furniture Mart, for about $55 million in 1983 ... Mrs B founded Nebraska Furniture Mart in 1937, and enlisted her children and grandchildren to grow it into the biggest home-furnishings store in the nation.
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Huskers get buried

Omaha World-Herald 13 Dec 2020
How much snow could Omaha be in store for today? ... Swath of land near Nebraska Furniture Mart could be transformed ... The Mart has asked the City of Omaha to rezone about 26 acres west of the Lowe’s store and along the east bank of the Little Papillion Creek, from Dodge southeast to just west of Rose Blumkin Drive and 72nd Street.
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Weaver, Mark

The Grand Island Independent 11 Dec 2020
... Furniture Mart, where he met his beautiful .
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Weaver, Mark A.

Omaha World-Herald 10 Dec 2020
March 22, 1962 December 5, 2020. Mark A ... Mark was born in Grand Island, NE but moved to Omaha and worked for Nebraska Furniture Mart where he met his beautiful wife. Mark was preceded in death by his father, Lynn ... .
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Take Festive Photos With The Santa Experience At Nebraska Furniture Mart

Focus Daily News 07 Dec 2020
So, in a creative way to provide children and families with pictures with Santa, Nebraska Furniture Mart turned to technology for a solution ... Nebraska Furniture Mart was founded by Rose Blumkin in 1937 in the basement of her husband’s pawn shop in Omaha, Nebraska ... For more information on Nebraska Furniture Mart, visit www.nfm.com.
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