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Sign up to attend important Chamber Forum on criminal justice reform on Wednesday

Monday, November 30, 2015

Join criminal justice experts and community leaders to discuss many of the broader issues facing the Oklahoma County jail, criminal justice systems and the area’s prison population at the upcoming Chamber Forum from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, at The Skirvin Hilton Hotel, 1 Park Ave. The discussion will include ideas for solutions

Ten things about OKC to be thankful for in 2015

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

We in Oklahoma City have a lot to celebrate this Thanksgiving, so as the Chamber wishes you well for the holidays, here’s a list of our own Top 10 OKC things we’re thankful for in 2015: Entrepreneurs! Inc. Magazine referred to OKC as the “next cool startup scene,” and Entrepreneur Magazine called OKC a “startup haven” in

State of the Economy: Economists see bright spots, but warn of more hard times ahead

Friday, November 20, 2015

By Sarah Terry-Cobo The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Low commodity prices have been a drag on Oklahoma’s economy, and the effect will likely get worse in the short term, according to three local economists. Yet Oklahoma City’s geography will aid growth in the medium term, said University of Central Oklahoma Business College Dean Mickey

Breakfast w/ Santa at Dave & Buster's

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Sunday, December 6th, Dave & Buster's opens early for breakfast and pictures with Santa!

Join us for Happy Hour at KD's and meet the local UDT team!

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

We look forward to seeing you at KD's on December 2nd for Happy Hour!  Meet and greet the local UDT team, join us for cocktails, appetizers, this event is FREE!

National Reining Horse Association celebrates 50 years in OKC, the world's horse show capital

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) kicked off its 50th anniversary celebration last month as it moved into its new international headquarters in Oklahoma City. The association soon will host its 50th running of the NRHA futurity from Nov. 26 to Dec. 5. Read the November issue of The POINT! to read more about the new headquarters at the State

Happy birthday, Oklahoma!

Monday, November 16, 2015

Oklahoma became the nation's 46th state 108 years ago today, on Nov. 16, 1907, but the capital didn't move to Oklahoma City (from the Territorial Capital of Guthrie) until voters decided to make it so three years later. The now-126-year-old Greater OKC Chamber led the campaign to move it in 1910 because the metro area by then was thriving. Vying for the

Chamber Forum on Dec. 2 to address county criminal justice issues

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Join criminal justice experts and community leaders from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, to discuss many of the broader issues facing the Oklahoma County jail, criminal justice systems and the area’s prison population. A panel of experts will discuss these issues and many of the tactics that our community can use to address the jail