A History of Segregated Schools in Omaha, Nebraska

There were and are many segregated schools in Omaha, and this is an account of their history.

A History of Ak-Sar-Ben in North Omaha

Examining the rise and fall of North Omaha requires a long and complicated journey through politics, culture, economics and more. One of the important early anchors of the community demonstrated the ability of one organization to steer things astray. Opening the Coliseum The Ak-Sar-Ben Den at 2226 N. 20th Street, on the corner of N. … Continue reading A History of Ak-Sar-Ben in North Omaha

A History of St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Parish and the Bryant Resource Center

North Omaha's Saint Benedict Catholic Church has been a bastion of hope for the Near North Side for almost a century. Here's their story.