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Local, state businesses vital to Tinker's mission

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Running an installation as large and complex as Tinker Air Force Base requires a variety of purchases and services, and a large portion of the dollars spent stay in Oklahoma.

Tinker engineers grow in numbers

Sunday, October 22, 2017

While tech hubs such as Silicon Valley draw engineers and scientists hoping to score big money with flashy apps and gadgets, the nation's military bases take those seeking to apply their skills in the interest of national security.

Tinker's 'a very vital part of the greater Oklahoma City area'

Sunday, October 22, 2017

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber doesn't use shouting newspaper ads to keep Tinker open. It travels to the Pentagon each year to remind the Air Force of the base's importance and works to link more companies to Tinker.

NTT DATA Services named as first tenant in west side office building

Thursday, October 19, 2017

NTT DATA Services plans to expand its Oklahoma City operations as the first tenant in Westgate One, the flagship of developer Richard Tanenbaum's 94-acre mixed-use campus on Reno Avenue just east of Sara Road.

Yale Theater is poised for preservation

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Black-and-white photographs from decades past offer a glimpse of the storied history of the Yale Theater, a mainstay of the commercial corridor of Capitol Hill since 1918.

Bennett: Working on a better way in criminal justice

Sunday, October 8, 2017

A recent series of articles in The Oklahoman on Oklahoma County's criminal justice system provided yet another view into the deficiencies of our system.

900 trees waiting to take root at Scissortail Park

Friday, October 6, 2017

About 900 trees have already been transferred to Oklahoma City, waiting to be planted downtown in the new Scissortail Park next year.

O’Connor: Boathouse District moves onward and upward

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

This week the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation will be celebrating with friends and donors for reaching their fundraising goal to honor longtime Boathouse District visionary Aubrey McClendon.