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Chefs’ Feast 2020 fundraiser will benefit Regional Food Bank’s Food for Kids Programs »

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Tickets are now available for the 33rd annual Chefs’ Feast fundraiser, which benefits the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma’s Food for…

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Buck and Brightmusic Barnstorm Chamber Music »

Staff Report Guest pianist Stephen Buck joins the Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble in this season’s third concert, “Rustic Gardens.” The concert is slated for Tuesday, January 21, at 7:30 p.m. at…

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The Oklahoma History Center’s first Kilgen Organ performance fpr 2020 will feature composer and musician Tedde Gibson on January 27, Facebook photo

Oklahoma History Center to present Kilgen Organ Performance “From Gospel to Jazz and Beyond” featuring Tedde Gibson »

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — The Oklahoma History Center (OHC) has announced its first Kilgen Organ performance for 2020 on Monday, January 27 featuring…

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Exonerated ‘Central Park Five’ member Raymond Santana to speak in Edmond »

Oklahoma Christian University’s “History Speaks” series will feature exonerated 'Central Park Five' member Raymond Santana on Feb. 3.  Photo provided.

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma Christian University’s annual Black History Month event, History…

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Jessica Martinez-Brooks makes bid for Oklahoma City Council Ward 3 »

Educator and community volunteer, Jessica Martinez-Brooks has announced her candidacy for Oklahoma City Council Ward 3.  Facebook photo

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Lifelong resident of Oklahoma City, educator and community volunteer, Jessica…

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Rep. Jason Dunnington introduces House Bill 2876 to end death penalty in Oklahoma »

Rep. Jason Dunnington (D-Oklahoma City) has introduced House Bill 2876 to abolish the death penalty in Oklahoma.  File photo.

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – On Tuesday, January 14, State Representative Jason Dunnington (D-Oklahoma…

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Congresswoman Kendra Horn introduces bill to rename Oklahoma City post office for Clara Luper »

Congresswoman Kendra Horn has sponsored legislation to rename the downtown Oklahoma City Post Office for civil rights activist Clara Luper 
Photo 2: Congresswoman Kendra Horn. File photo

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – On Tuesday, January 14, U.S. Congresswoman Rep. Kendra Horn, D-Oklahoma City, introduced legislation (H.R. 5597) to rename the downtown Oklahoma City post office after educator and civil rights leader Clara Luper. Horn’s resolution, cosponsored by the entire…

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Brenda Jones Barwick of Oklahoma City named among ‘Enterprising Women’ awardees for 2020 »

Brenda Jones Barwick has been named of the 2020 awardees by Enterprising Women Magazine.  Photo provided.

The City Sentinel Staff Report RALEIGH, N.C. – Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine, has announced the winners of the 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards, an annual tribute to the world’s top women entrepreneurs. The only Oklahoman designated in the magazine’s listing…

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Time on the Tigris: Through the eyes of a child »

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Nyla Ali Khan Sometimes it helps to see the world through the eyes of a child. Contrary to popular opinion, Iraq and Iran were not benighted regions of the world, nor were their peoples barbaric and savage. I had the good fortune of visiting Iraq…

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OKC Zoo supports wildlife affected by Australian fires »

Female orangutan Negara, 26, came to the OKC Zoo from Perth Zoo in 2016. Photo provided.

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – In response to the unprecedented wildfires in Australia, the Oklahoma City Zoo Botanical Garden is contributing $10,000 in emergency conservation funds to support the critical care and long-term recovery of Australian wildlife. “During this time…

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Time on the Tigris: Through the eyes of a child

Nyla Ali Khan Sometimes it helps to see the world through the eyes of a child. Contrary to popular opinion, Iraq and Iran were not benighted regions of the world, nor were their peoples barbaric and…

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Government The Oklahoma Democratic Party will host its Blue Tie Gala Reception on January 18 at the Sheraton Midwest City Hotel Reed Conference Center.  Facebook photos

Oklahoma Democratic Party to present Blue Tie Gala and Campaign Academy training to kickoff 2020 election year

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Oklahoma Democratic Party (ODP) will host its Blue Tie Gala  Reception on Saturday, January 18. The event will be held at 5:30 p.m. at…

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Why I care about events in Kashmir

Patrick B. McGuigan   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Some friends have wondered about my recent interest in the decision of the government of India to first erode and then revoke the semi-autonomous status of Kashmir within…

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Commentary This map is of "Comancheria" in about 1850. It is a Wiki document adapted from an old U.S. Postal Service map.

Equity and Fair Play at Center of Comanche challenge to Chickasaw land grab

Patrick B. McGuigan, Publisher, The City Sentinel The Comanche Nation of Oklahoma continues to battle dubious acquisitions of lands the federal government placed in trust for the powerful Chickasaw Nation in secretive decisions. In a fresh…

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Business Taylor Ketchum and Suzanne Singleterry to vice president positions.

Taylor Ketchum, Suzanne Singleterry serving as vice presidents at Jones PR

The City Sentinel, Staff Report   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Jones Public Relations (Jones PR), an Oklahoma-based integrated communications agency, has promoted agency directors Taylor Ketchum and Suzanne Singleterry to vice president positions. “With a combined…

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Sports Oklahoma National Slam Dunk champion DaQuan Jeffries and Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray are among the five 2019 draftees.  Facebook photos

Globetrotters draft pics include Oklahoma National Slam Dunk champion DaQuan Jeffries and Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Harlem Globetrotters recently held their 13th annual player draft, selecting talented prospects including three standout collegiate players as well as a two-time Oscar-winning actor and a…

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Analysis: S.Q. 802: After legal ruling and petition drive, stage is set for Medicaid Expansion vote

Patrick B. McGuigan   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Although voters still must render a verdict on State Question 802 – and although the Affordable Care act upon which it is predicated. remains under legal attack —…

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Faith State Rep. Tammy West, R-Oklahoma City. Legislative Photo.

State Rep. Tammy West invited to serve as Prison Fellowship member

Staff Report State Rep. Tammy West, R-Oklahoma City, was recently invited to become a member of Faith & Justice Fellowship, a part of Prison Fellowship, which serves prisoners, former prisoners, their families and others affected by…

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