The Thermals with Little Brazil and Morning Teleportation

May 31 The Thermals with Little Brazil and Morning Teleportation The Waiting Room, 6212 Maple St. 9 p.m., tickets are $10 ADV/$12 DOS Over the years, The Thermals have survived several incarnations with a revolving door of members. The Portland-based group has solidified their lineup as a power-trio consisting of bassist Kathy Foster, vocalist/guitarist Hutch Harris and drummer Westin...

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<p>Amy Zebert (far left) and Lisa Staudt’s (second from left) OoLaLa! L.A. Boutique offers everything from apparel to jewelry to shoes, intimates and even wine glasses for get-togethers with gal-pals. <b>FOR MORE INFO: GO TO <a href=Oola-lots to Love

Some brilliant ideas come out of nowhere. For longtime friends Lisa Staudt and Amy Zebert, co-owners of OoLaLa! L.A. Boutique in Papillion, it came from inspiration and passion. “Amy and I love fashion and shopping and retail. My sister runs a boutique in Grand Island, and we went there and I said, ‘Look at this! We could do this.’” And they did just that. On September 1, 2010, OoLaLa! was born. The store...

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Oak Ridge Boys with the Omaha Symphony

May 20 Oak Ridge Boys with the Omaha Symphony Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St. 8 p.m., $35-$100, 402.342.3560, You do a little research for a blurb on the Oak Ridge Boys, and you find out the group was formed clear back in 1947. At first you say, “Holy shit! I figured those guys were old, but damn!” Then you realize that no, the Oak Ridge Boys are actually just as much of a...

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Beer Fest

PICK OF THE WEEK May 19-21 Beer Fest Lewis and Clark Landing, 515 N. Riverfront Dr. Thurs. 7 p.m. (The Matt), Fri. 4 p.m.-8 p.m., Sat. 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Combo Ticket $60, Summertime is many things for many people but, here in the heartland of America, a longtime staple of our summer festivities is the beer garden. Beer is our freedom. If you're looking to bring yourself back up to speed on the latest...

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Spring Bling:  A Jewelry Trunk Show

May 19 Spring Bling: A Jewelry Trunk Show LUX Center for the Arts, 2601 N. 48th St., Lincoln 6-8 p.m., one night only, FREE, 402.466.8692 “Spring Bling” offers hand-made ornaments to display on your newly bare summer skin. Ten regional jewelry artists will be present for consultation, demonstration and conversation; from Lynn Bowes’ simply elegant sterling silver and earthy enamel pieces to the...

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Trey McIntyre Project

May 20 Trey McIntyre Project Holland Center, 13th and Douglas 8 p.m., tickets start at $19, 402.345.0606 or Omaha Performing Arts welcomes a new kind of contemporary ballet show to its stage Friday, as the Trey McIntyre Project perform as part of Omaha’s Performing Arts’ Dance Series. Trey McIntyre Project promises a fresh and vibrant show, using ballet to create dances that convey the emotion...

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Omaha Storm Chasers homestand versus Las Vegas 51s

May 19-22 Omaha Storm Chasers homestand versus Las Vegas 51s Werner Park, near Hwy 370 and 126th Street, just outside Papillion Game times vary; ticket prices from $6 to $16.50 402.735.5100 Ah, the modern minor league baseball experience has finally caught up with Omaha. Sure, the metro's hosted clubs for generations, but not until the Royals, er, the Storm Chasers, switched to Werner Park this season had there...

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