Remembering Thick Chu Huey

Remembering Thick Chu Huey

Thick Chu Huey was born 84 years ago near Canton, China. At sixteen, he immigrated to Omaha, where he attended Technical High School and worked at the Edward Café, his father’s Chinese restaurant and the King Fong Café owned by relatives. When Chin Ah Gin, the...
National Register Nominations

National Register Nominations

Does your building or neighborhood belong on the National Register of Historic Places? Restoration Exchange Omaha has successfully written National Register and Local Landmark nominations for many buildings and neighborhoods in Omaha. By conducting extensive research,...
18th & Howard Update

18th & Howard Update

On November 13th Douglas County District Judge Peter Batallion upheld the temporary retraining order that prevents the county from taking 420 S. 18th St. from owner Bob Perrin for the purpose of demolishing it to make way for a Juvenile Justice Center and Courthouse...