News & Updates
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
City leaders break ground on MAPS 3 whitewater rafting and kayak center
From MAPS 3 Oklahoma City updates
Oklahoma City leaders broke ground Monday on an 11-acre whitewater rafting and kayaking center that will continue the development of the Oklahoma River into a recreation landmark for residents and visitors.
The $45.6 million project, which is named
Thursday, October 16, 2014
History-making Admiral Michelle Howard, Vice Chief of Naval Operations, will be the featured speaker at the Navy Birthday Ball celebrating the Navy's 239 years on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. The event will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63rd St.
Howard is the first woman in naval history to achieve the
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Senior leaders from the Oklahoma National Guard visit The Oklahoma Air National Guard’s 138th Fighter Wing as they perform an air combat alert rotation in Houston, Texas.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The Oklahoma City Halloween Parade, “A Celebration of the Arts & Creativity,” presented by Air Comfort Solutions will take place at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 in Automobile Alley with floats, marching bands, unique automobiles, walking entries and “Krewes.” Event organizers have added post parade activities, including a costume party and Zombie Ball. Both the parade and all related events will take place in Auto Alley this year.
Friday, October 10, 2014
AP Travel Editor
OKLAHOMA CITY — I came from the land of kale and quinoa to dine in the land of meat and potatoes.
As a New Yorker on a road trip through Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri, I was told by any number of locals that I had to eat at Cattlemen’s Steakhouse in Oklahoma City.
I’m always wary of old-time classic restaurants —
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Food & Wine
Writer Peter Meehan travels to Oklahoma City with New York chef Danny Bowien to discover the ribs and burgers and food from Bowien's hometown that inspired him. He writes about it for Food and Wine Magazine. Here's an excerpt:
"... Danny, his wife, Youngmi Mayer, and their new son, Mino, have made New York their home base. Danny was
Friday, October 3, 2014
Have you been to Joey's Pizzeria on Film Row?!! Great Location on the corner of West Sheridan Ave and Lee Ave. With a very classy and laid back atmosphere and some of the best food in town. Full service bar with professional and courteous staff your experience will be great!
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Travelers flying both American Airlines and United this month will be treated to large spreads on Oklahoma and Oklahoma City in the airlines’ respective magazines.
American Airlines’ American Way
Calling Oklahoma City a “Cinderella City,” Jan Hubbard in American Airlines’ American Way magazine takes a look at Oklahoma