Category Archives: Featured Communities

Japan’s Morio Denko picks Lincoln for first US plant.

LINCOLN Neb – Governor Pete Ricketts congratulated Morio USA Corporation on the grand opening of their new 11,436 sq. ft. facility in Lincoln. Morio USA is a manufacturer of electronic sign displays and moving message board panels used in lobbies, train ...

Sandhills builds IT center expansion in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — Sandhills will soon break ground on a new facility on its 68-acre global headquarters in Lincoln, Nebraska. The announcement comes on the heels of a recently constructed IT facility, completed in October. The new 42,000-square-foot buil ...

Children’s Hospital grows in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. — Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha is growing with the addition of a two-story office building. The 30,000-square-foot building is in close proximity to the hospital’s headquarters at 8200 Dodge St. It is on a site ...

TrueJoy expands dance line products in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — TrueJoy has launched a new line of active dance wear from its home in Lincoln. The company’s Activewear line offers a variety of products from individual tops to complete outfits. “We are so excited to introduce this unique n ...

Westroads Mall in Omaha set for food court overhaul.

OMAHA, Neb. — Westroads Mall plans to breathe new life into its food court with a whole new look and feel. Omaha’s Flagship Restaurant Group has been brought in to redesign the food court to bring in more gourmet fare. The 21,000-square-foot space ...

Kawasaki will add 95 jobs in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — Kawasaki is looking for 95 workers for its plant in Lincoln. The company is adding the workers due to a $2 billion deal with the Federal Transportation Administration to build a subway car that is safer. The work will be done at the comp ...

Cosentry brings IT solutions to Creighton University.

OMAHA, Neb. — Managed IT solutions company Cosentry will provide its IT Service Desk programs to streamline technical processes at Creighton University. It will speed up technical inquires and improve resolution times for students and staff. The fully i ...

LI-COR flips on new lighting technology in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — LI-COR, a leader in light sensor technology for more than 40 years, has launched a light measurement tool for use in a number of applications. The company has launched a redesigned pyranometer, quantum sensor, photometric sensor, and lin ...

Bellevue Toyota going places with growth, jobs.

BELLEVUE, Neb. — Bellevue Toyota Scion has new ownership that will invest $10 million in a new facility and hire additional staff. Going forward it will be called Corwin Toyota of Bellevue. The dealership recently was acquired by Fargo, N.D.-based Corwi ...

York Cold Storage expansion will create 10 cool jobs.

LINCOLN, Neb. — York Cold Storage is set to expand with help from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development. The department awarded the City of York $267,955 in Community Development Block Grant funding to assist York with an expansion of its oper ...

Peterbilt building dealership, hiring 25-30.

LINCOLN, Neb. — Peterbilt is at work on a dealership in Lincoln that will employ 25 to 30 employees. It is near Interstate 80 and Arbor Road on nine acres. The 38,875-square-foot dealership will include a truck service center, sales offices and warehous ...

QLI goes big with Omaha expansions.

OMAHA, Neb. — QLI has begun work on an addition to its Omaha campus and will invest $3.2 million to build the Lied Life Center. The center specializes in helping those with brain and spinal cord injuries. It will be an expansion to the center’s 58 ...