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Do you sometimes feel that hole in your street is going to swallow your vehicle?  Well, the city has help for you.  You can now phone 402.444.4919, 24/7, to report that pothole.  Or, if you prefer, you can visit the website:  www.cityofomaha.org and click on potholes on the home page.

 

 

GET TESTED FOR FREE AT THESE LOCATIONS

April 1, 2-4 pm STD only, Charles Washington Library, 2868 Ames Ave

April 1, 1-4:30 pm STD/HIV, Lighthouse Community, 5404 Ames Ave

April 2, 10 am-12pm STD/HIV Heart Ministries, 2222 Binney Street

April 2, 6-8 pm STD only, Saddlebrook Library, 14850 Laurel Ave

April 3, 2-4 pm STD only, Florence Library, 2920 Bondesson Street

April 4, 6 pm-until Girls, Inc. HIV Conference: overnighter, permission slip needed

April 5, 11 am-1pm STD only, Bridge2Health, 1723 N. 33rd Street

April 7, 2-4 pm STD only, Millard Library, 13214 Westwood Lane

April 7, 8-10 pm FLIXX (HIV/STD and Syphilis) 10th & Pacific Street

April 8, 2-4 pm STD only, Charles Washington Library, 2868 Ames Ave

April 8, 1-4:30 pm STD/HIV, Lighthouse Community Center, 5404 Ames Ave

April 9, 2-4 pm STD only, Benson Library, 6015 Binney Street

April 9, 5-7 pm STD only, Clair Memorial United Methodist Church, 5544 Ames Ave

April 10, 1-4:30 pm STD only, Lighthouse Community Center, 5404 Ames Ave

April 10, 3-5 pm STD only, Swanson Library, 9101 West Dodge Road

April, 14, 2-4 pm STD only, Dale Clark Library, 215 S. 15th Street

April 15, 2-4 pm STD only, Charles Washington Library, 2868 Ames Ave

April 15, 1-4:30 pm STD only, Lighthouse Community Center, 5404 Ames Ave

April 16, 10 am-12 pm STD/HIV Heart Ministries, 2222 Binney Street

April 16, 2-4 pm STD only, South Omaha Library, 2808 "Q" Street

April 17, 2-4 pm STD only, Florence Library, 2920 Bondesson Street

April 17, 1-4:30 pm STD only, Lighthouse Community Center, 5404 Ames Ave

April 17, 5-7 pm STD only, Bethel AME Church, 2428 Franklin

April 21, 2-4 pm STD only, Millard Library, 13214 Westwood Lane

April 21, 8-10 pm FLIXX (HIV/STD and Syphilis) 10th & Pacific Street

April 22, 2-4 pm STD only, Charles Washington Library, 2868 Ames Ave

April 22, 1-4:30 pm STD only, Lighthouse Community Center, 5404 Ames Ave

Wednesday, April 23rd Metro STD Free Screenings

Council Bluffs Health Department 209 Pearl Street 8 am-4 pm

Antioch Church of God and Christ 3654 Miami Street 5 pm-7 pm

South Omaha Library 2808 "Q" Street 3 pm-6 pm

Heart Ministries 2222 Binney St. 10 am-12 noon

NAP 250 S. 77th, Suite A 5 pm-8 pm

Swanson Library 9101 W. Dodge Rd. 3 pm-6 pm

April 24, 3-5 pm STD only, Swanson Library, 9101 West Dodge Road

April 24, 1-4:30 pm STD only, Lighthouse Community Center, 5404 Ames Ave

April 28, 2-4 pm STD only, Dale Clark Library, 215 S. 15th Street

April 29, 2-4 pm STD only, Charles Washington Library, 2868 Ames Ave

April 29, 1-4:30 pm STD only, Lighthouse Community Center, 5404 Ames Ave

 

 

ANNOUNCING 2 New Vendor locations

No Frills Supermarket, 909 Fort Crook Road, Bellevue, NE

Walgreens, 1802 Galvin Road S, Bellevue, NE

Beginning with February 14th Edition,

you can purchase the Omaha Star at either location.

Thank you No Frills and Walgreens of Bellevue!

 

 

JOB OPPORTUNITY at THE OMAHA STAR

 

THE OMAHA STAR INC.

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS

The Omaha Star Newspaper is seeking an

ADVERTISING REPRESENTATIVE

If you enjoy meeting people, solving problems and growing your own income, this may be the perfect opportunity for you.

The Omaha Star Newspaper seeks to hire an organized and creative professional sales rep to promote and market the business community through our products in print and online.

This is an ideal position for a semi-retired person to work on a commission basis.

Sales experience is helpful, but training is provided to the candidate who shows the willingness to learn

and grow in a part-time sales career.

Please send your resume to Phyllis Hicks at phyllis@omahastarinc.com or

mail to Omaha Star, 2216 North 24th St. Omaha, NE 68110

 

 

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Publisher’s Pet Pick

Requested Pet Information

  1. Pet’s Picture
  2. Pet’s Name
  3. Pet’s Age
  4. Pet’s Breed
  5. Owner’s Name and contact information
  6. Interesting Pet Fact

To submit your pet for consideration to be published in the Omaha Star, please send a scanned picture of your pet along with the requested information listed above to the publisher’s email address – marguerita@omahastarinc.com

Contact Deb Shaw at 402-346-4041, Opt. 5 for additional information or further details.


Check out Calendar of Events for upcoming activities in the community

To read about the 2013 African-American Consumer (AAC) Report, click on this link - http://theomahastar.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/African-American-Consumer-Report-20132.pdf