This is a history of the now-demolished building that once stood at 2410 Lake Street that housed a vaudeville theater, movies, a nightclub, a bowling alley, a supper club, and a teen club, as well as a bar before it was demolished in the 1970s.
This is a history of the Nite Hawkes Cafe, located at North 16th and Grand Avenue since 1942!
This is a history of restaurants in North Omaha throughout its history.
The Blue Lion is one of North O’s most iconic buildings, holding business, services and opportunities for a century!
This is a history of an iconic North Omaha restaurant that comedian Redd Foxx frequented when in town.
Soul food, community building and culture held sway for 35+ years at Carter’s Cafe. This article includes a biography of Lucy Carter (1901-1983).
Built around 1905, like many historical commercial buildings in North O, 4104 North 24th Street has had several lives since … More
The Live Wire Cafe succeeded in a place during a time when other businesses were fleeing. Here’s the history of this North Omaha business.
Soul food was served in mighty heaps at Omaha’s old “Black City Hall.” Learn about the legacy of the original Fair Deal Cafe…