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People can buy six OKC homes for the price of one in Silicon Valley, website finds

Monday, November 3, 2014

The nation continues to hear that Oklahoma City is one of the most affordable housing markets in the country. The New York Times focused on Oklahoma City in August when it reported on the trend of people moving to other cities specifically because of the price of housing. "The country’s fastest-growing cities are now those where housing is more

OKC: No. 1 city to start a business, Kiplinger says

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

From Kiplinger.com In compiling a list of "10 Great Cities for Starting a Business," Kiplinger put Oklahoma City first on the list. "Affordability is one of the area's main draws," the financial magazine wrote about Oklahoma City on its website. "Coupled with low living costs (it's on our list of America's most affordable big cities), business costs that

Topgolf and Cabela's representatives, civic leaders break ground on Chisholm Creek

Thursday, October 23, 2014

And the newest project in Oklahoma City's first mixed-use development was announced, which includes: 190-acre development to feature major retailers, dining, residential and office space and entertainment venues Announced the newest project in the development,Tract 30, a retail and restaurant complex NEWS RELEASE OKLAHOMA CITY (October 23, 2014) —

'Riversport Rapids': Whitewater rafting coming to OKC

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

New York writer has shocking experience at Cattlemen's Steakhouse

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 —

A chef's tour of Oklahoma City

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

Two airlines feature Oklahoma City in their in-flight magazines

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

Boeing to bring 900 new jobs to OKC

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 29, 2014 – Boeing will consolidate the majority of its defense services and support-related activities from Washington state to other locations in the U.S. as part of efforts to improve the competitiveness of its Boeing Defense, Space & Security unit. The majority of the work will be relocated to Oklahoma City and St. Louis,