Northwest of Saddle Creek Road and Leavenworth Street sits the rusting hulk of a bygone industrial era in Omaha history. The Omaha Steel Casting ("OSC") plant opened in 1906, and I was fortunate to get a tour of the plant before it closed in 2014. Click here and here for photos and stories of the … Continue reading Dying Industry
March Madness starts today so forgive me if I seem distracted. See ya! Thought for the Day: What is so fascinating about sitting around watching a bunch of pituitary cases stuff a basketball through a hoop? Woody Allen
Sunlight piercing through the gap in the hotel drapes woke me up. The sun had just broken through the low clouds and lit up the beach, it was 82 degrees with a soft breeze. Getting dressed was easy: cargo shorts, Hawaiian shirt, flip flops and my floppy hat--total elapsed time of 13.5 seconds and I … Continue reading 15 Below Zero!