Wednesday, January 21, 2015
The Journal Record
The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s annual legislative breakfast always feels like the first day of Capitol boot camp. There’s inauguration day, which is sort of like enlistment – lots of promises with little mention of ensuing pain – and there’s the Associated Press’ annual legislative forum in early
Thursday, January 15, 2015
by William Crum
Mayor Mick Cornett tempered an upbeat speech on Oklahoma City's progress Wednesday with a reminder of the upcoming 20th anniversary of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building bombing.
Nearly 1,500 people attending the State of the City luncheon fell silent as Cornett reminded them April 19, 2015, would be a “milestone in
Monday, January 5, 2015
By The Journal Record Staff
OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma ranks No. 9 on the list of Top Moving Destinations of 2014, according to the 2014 Annual National Movers Study released by United Van Lines.
In 2014, more residents were moving into Oklahoma than out of Oklahoma, with 57 percent of moves being inbound.
Oregon held on to its title as Top Moving
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
If you need to make plans for eating out on Christmas Day, here is a list of Chamber member restaurants that will be open:
809 Sports Grill 2809 Northwest Expressway 6 - 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. 607-4000
Buffalo Wild Wings 4130 Northwest Expressway 842-9464 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dave and Buster's 5501 N May Ave. 254-9900 Open at 5 p.m.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
By Cathy O’Connor, Guest Columnist
The Journal Record
The conversation surrounding downtown development is ever evolving, consisting of a multitude of levels. Where do we develop? What type of development should go where? Would redevelopment of a district – or the creation of a new one – be detrimental to an established district? We work
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Southwest: The Magazine
"A thriving entertainment district, a fresh food scene, and plentiful outdoor activities prove that Oklahoma is more than just OK. But before we make a break for the Sooner State’s capital, we’d like to know a bit more about you. ... "
So begins a feature on Oklahoma City in "Southwest: The Magazine" which posted online
Monday, December 1, 2014
Oklahoma ranks No. 1 on the Fraser Institute’s list of best places for ease of investment in oil and gas worldwide.
The eighth annual survey from the public policy research institute headquartered in Canada ranked 156 jurisdictions in the United States and other parts of their world based on how many regulatory and other barriers an area had that
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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:
It doesn’t cost as much to live in Oklahoma City as it does elsewhere. The New York Times has said so recently, as has Quartz.
OKC’s thriving biosciences