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On January 20, Residents invited to open house of City’s comprehensive “planokc”

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Staff Report   Oklahoma City residents can review the product of years of their work and input on the City’s draft comprehensive plan, planokc, during a 60-day public review and comment period that begins this week. To kick off the public review process, a presentation and open house will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, […]

Community Chanukah Lighting scheduled for Dec. 16

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Staff Report   Leaders of the Oklahoma City Jewish community have extended their invitation to a ceremonial lighting of a Hannukkah (also spelled Chanukah) Memorah on Tuesday evening (December 16). The event will begin at 5 p.m. at the Chicksaw Bricktown Ballpark. U.S. Senator-elect James Lankford will join Rabbi Ovadia Goldman of the Chabad Community […]

Return Fort Reno to the Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma.

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    Staff Report   Fort Reno was taken from the Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma in 1883 “for military purposes exclusively.” It was to be returned in 1948 when the military left. However, the Government instead transferred the property to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Hearings were held in the months following this […]

Oklahoma Israel Exchange (OKIE) honors Dick Sias and his wife Jeannette

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Staff Report The OKlahoma Israel Exchange (OKIE) will bestow its 2014 Light, Leadership and Legacy Award on local businessman and philanthropist Dick Sias and his wife, Jeannette, of blessed memory, on Thursday, October 30, 6:30 p.m., at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel in downtown Olahoma City. The Siases join other distinguished members of the Oklahoma community […]

Mayflower Wedding announcements for October 6, 2014

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OKC Mayflower Congregational Church Associate Pastor Lori Walke officiated all 13 marriages on Monday, October 6 after the US Supreme Court paves way to same-sex or gay marriage in Oklahoma. Pastor of the OKC Mayflower Congregational Church is Robin Meyers.

Oklahoma City University Ranked Among Nation’s Top Schools

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Staff Report   OKLAHOMA CITY – U.S. News & World Report again has ranked Oklahoma City University among the best colleges in the country. The list, released Tuesday (September 9), has OCU ranked number 25 in the Best Regional Universities in the West category, the highest rank of Oklahoma universities in this category. The regional […]

Oklahoma City Philharmonic announces 2014-2015 season

Designed especially for ages 4 through 12, these concerts enhance a child's musical education and begin a life-long love of music. Conductor Matthew Troy, has planned concerts titled "Cartoon Classics," "Knights & Princesses," and "A Concert for the Planet."

Staff Report Coming soon: The 26th season of the Oklahoma City Philharmonic and Maestro Joel Levine. Highlights include pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, the concert staging of “Ellis Island: The Dream of America,”the first OKC Phil appearance of actor/singer/writer/producer, Jason Alexander, the return of Broadway’s Beth Leavel in “The Christmas Show”, and an HD night at the […]

Free job training at Rose State College

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Staff Report The Rose State College Green Jobs Training Institute, in partnership with the U.S. EPA, is currently offering FREE job training for the water and wastewater sector. The training consists of three consecutive weeks of instruction and will culminate with four certifications for the graduate. Oklahoma D Water and D Wastewater Operator OSHA 40 […]

Myriad Botanical Gardens and the Urban Ad Coalition Present Film Series

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StaffReport Oklahoma City’s Myriad Botanical Gardens and the newly-formed Urban Ag Coalition have teamed up to present a series of programs designed to raise awareness Series sponsors are TLC Garden Centers, with support from Myriad Botanical Gardens and Transition OKC. What is the Urban Ag Coalition? Transition OKC and its partners CommonWealth Urban Farms, Closer […]

Oklahoma Family Bottles an Argentine Flavor

Carol Hefner, pictured here, works with her husband, Robert Hefner IV, to promote their new Made In Oklahoma (MIO) product -- Gaucho Argentine Chimmi-Churri steak sauce. Now in commercial production, it is highlighted in news from the Department of Agriculture. Photo provided

Staff Report   When Robert Hefner IV was younger you could always count on finding him hanging out in the barns working with polo horses. He loved to work alongside Cowboys from Argentina, known as gauchos. In the evening the gauchos would cook their meat over an open fire pit, but it was the accompanying […]

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