Category: Revive! North Omaha Community Guide: 2015-2016

Access to Healthy Foods

Beyond the Food Desert: Fresh Fruit and Fresh Vegetables in North Omaha At times in prior years, fresh fruit and vegetables have been difficult to find in North Omaha....

Education: Education Is The Great Equalizer

North Omaha has long been the home of great educators. A quick review of history will generate the names of trailblazers: Eugene Skinner, Edmae Swain, Katherine...

Churches

Churches have long played an important role in pushing for civil rights, advocating for justice and leading community revitalization efforts in communities. Visitors and...

Worship

Congregations of every denomination can be found in North Omaha. Home to both historic houses of worship and new store front churches, families can let the spirit guide...

People & Neighborhoods

You can see them moving primarily behind the scenes. They have an unrelenting commitment to their beloved North Omaha and their neighborhoods. Many are long-time...

History Highlights: Places

North Omaha was a popular stop for countless black music legends when the community boasted a vibrant nightlife scene where these musicians jammed into the wee hours. Up...

North Omaha Elected Officials Playing Important Role

A collaborative group of North Omaha elected officials have played a pivotal and instrumental role in the community progress. Their work has provided the platform and...

History Highlights: Arts, Music & Film

North Omaha has been and continues to be home to many creatives. It has produced several music notables, including Preston Love, Sr., Lloyd Hunter, Wynonie Harris, Anna...

History Highlights: Media

Black media outlets have been crucial to African-Americans getting their voices heard, issues addressed and culture celebrated. North Omaha has had its share of Black...

History Highlights: Sports

A remarkable roster of black athletes has emerged from essentially the same North Omaha neighborhoods, public housing projects and schools to achieve high distinction...