“I'd rather regret not running for Congress in 2014 than missing a good part of my girls' lives for the next two years,” said Festersen, who earlier this week dropped out of the race for U.S. House against Lee Terry.
BuilderTREND Solutions now has 40 full-time employees in its Omaha office, and about 20 of them were added in the past year. The company expects to hire the same in the next year, adding one to three employees per month.
The searing historical epic "12 Years a Slave" and the con-artist caper "American Hustle" lead the 71st annual Golden Globes with seven nominations each. Also in the mix is Alexander Payne's father-son road trip "Nebraska," with five nominations, including best actor for Bruce Dern.
With “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” (Smaug's a dragon, in case you haven't heard!), opening in theaters this week, it's a fine time to revisit a few of the dozens of films featuring these (sometimes) awesome creatures.
Published Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 4:29 pm / Updated at 11:22 pm
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The Rev. Rob Scheiblhofer blesses Linus, a Yorkshire terrier owned by Nick Behrens, during a pet blessing Saturday at St. Cecilia Cathedral. Palladium Brass and the Archdiocesan Children's Choir performed.
Jesus ruffs me, this I know
On cold Saturday, still plenty of warmth at St. Cecilia pet blessing