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Painted Sky Opera brings Florence Foster Jenkins to life in “Souvenir” »

Staff Report Painted Sky Opera is featuring Oklahoma City native Molly Cason Johnson as the comically terrible singer Florence Foster Jenkins in “Souvenir: A Fantasia on the Life of Florence…

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City Rep’s ‘Heisenberg’ is mature, tender and realistic »

Patrick B. McGuigan Stage veteran Ben Hall is Alex, and Stacey Logan is Georgie in “Heisenberg,” a pre-Valentine’s Day tale of seemingly mismatched London residents who find their way to…

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Side by Side by legendary Stephen Sondheim will open on Sunday, Feb 25 for one performance only at the UCO Jazz Lab in Edmond.  Photo provided.

UCO Jazz Lab presents Sondheim’s Side by Side for one show only Feb. 25 »

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter EDMOND, OK – The acclaimed musical revue Side by Side by legendary Broadway and film composer Stephen Sondheim will open on Sunday, Feb 25…

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Thursday trash pickup delayed until Saturday in Oklahoma City »

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Staff Report   Oklahoma City Trash and recycling collection scheduled for today (Thursday, February 22) has been postponed until Saturday,…

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Metro Library Friends host annual public booksale »

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By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK– One of the largest booksales in the nation, hosted by the…

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Conservative legislators join former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn in proposing state budget reforms »

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Staff Report OKLAHOMA CITY – Several conservative Republican State Representatives on Friday (February 17) joined with former U.S. Sen. Tom…

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COMMENTARY: Will the state government of Oklahoma really forego hundreds of millions in annual revenues in return for a few million? »

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Patrick B. McGuigan OKLAHOMA CITY – Absent state approval for off-reservation gaming and a couple of exceptions which don’t apply to Oklahoma, the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) prohibited gaming on post-1988 acquired Indian trust land unless it was on a reservation (tribal jurisdiction) –…

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A scorecard for Oklahoma Criminal Justice Reform »

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Ben Botkin, Oklahoma Watch NOTE: This report is reposted, with permission, from Oklahoma Watch. About a dozen new and holdover bills that would overhaul Oklahoma’s criminal justice system are in the legislative pipeline. Although it’s too early to tell, there are indications the bills have…

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Red Tie Night benefiting Oklahoma AIDS Care Fund set for March 3 »

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By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Oklahoma AIDS Care Fund will host the 26th annual fundraising gala, Red Tie Night on Saturday, March 3 at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, 700 NE 63rd Street, in Oklahoma City. The…

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Chef’s Feast 2018 set to benefit hungry kids in Oklahoma »

Proceeds from 2018 Chef's Feast will benefit the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma's Food for Kids Programs. Photo provided.

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY-OK – The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma will host its 31st annual Chefs’ Feast on Tuesday, April 10 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City.  That evening guests…

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Education Since its inception in 2010, the Stop the Violence Singing and Dance Camp program has reached thousands of youth across the state of Oklahoma, providing direction and hope to children. Photo provided.

STV Dance & Singing Camp set for March, 5K Run in June

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Newspaper OKLAHOMA CITY, OK -Stop the Violence (STV) OKC will host its 9th annual Spring Break Singing and Dance Camp from March 12 – 17. The program will take place Monday…

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Trying to save a life, lawyers for Julius Jones seek “writ of certiorari” from U.S. Supreme Court

Patrick B. McGuigan The defense team for Oklahoma death row inmate Julius Jones has filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court. The November 27 filing asks the Court to order a…

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Meeting Jesus, Along the Way (2017)

Patrick B. McGuigan OKLAHOMA CITY – I saw Him in the summer of 2014 at Lake Hefner, when our Jewish community and friends prayed for three young men, children of Abraham murdered in another spurt of…

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For Kids: Tear Down That Wall

By Patrick B. McGuigan Publisher   Education is the source of personal reformation and the pathway to achievement of dreams. Throughout my carrer in writing, reporting and teaching, I have supported education reform in the broadest…

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Inspections a major cause of deals busting? Studies say no

by Jack L. Werner, Ph.D. A to Z Inspections A National Association of Realtors survey revealed, “only 64 percent of purchase contracts settled on time, 29% experienced delays and 7% fell apart.” Of the 7% that…

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Sports This month soccer camps will be hosted in Oklahoma City and Tulsa by acclaimed Spanish soccer club FC (Futbol Club) Barcelona.  Photo provided.

FC Barcelona to host Soccer Camp in Oklahoma City and Tulsa

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – This summer two soccer camps will be hosted in Oklahoma by acclaimed Spanish soccer club FC (Futbol Club) Barcelona. The Oklahoma City camp will be held from…

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Health Celebrate Valentine's Day on Feb. 14, which is National Condom Day by using free condoms and practicing safe sex. Photo provided.

Valentine’s Day to kickoff National Condom Week

  By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK –  Valentine’s Day, Wednesday, February 14, is also National Condom Day for 2018. The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) shares the primary goal of National…

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Faith The Oklahoma Conference of Churches' 2018 Annual Day at the Legislature on Feb. 26 will feature keynote speakers the Rev. Lawrence Ware and the Rev. Lori Walke, Associate Minister. Photos provided.

OCC’s 2018 Day at the Legislature to focus on Equal Justice

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The public is invited to attend the 35th Annual Day at the Legislature (DAL), hosted by the Oklahoma Conference of Churches, on Monday, February 26 beginning…

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