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OKC area leads jobs rate

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Oklahoma City's unemployment rate, already the lowest among the nation's large cities, fell to 4.8 percent in July.

Thunder Cares charity to renovate court at city park

Thursday, August 30, 2012

A second Oklahoma City park is about to get a makeover from the Thunder's charitable foundation.

Shops to pull into Automobile Alley

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Automobile Alley is about to be home to three new retailers, including a national chain known for upscale addresses such as Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.

Looking for a cure

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

The three-year grant from the Foundation Fighting Blindness will help provide funding for research on a type of hereditary blindness that is incurable.

Cornett invited to speak during GOP convention

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Cornett was invited to speak in his capacity as president of the Republican Mayors and Local Officials subgroup of the U.S. Conference of Mayors.

Coburn praises Romney's pick for VP

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Coburn spoke for about 10 minutes and answered questions afterward at a Tuesday breakfast meeting sponsored by the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber.

Grocers gobble up 'big box' space

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Grocery stores' appetite for Oklahoma City keeps nibbling away retail space one big-box store at a time.

Oklahoma universities break enrollment records

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Many colleges and universities across the state, including the state's three largest institutions, began their fall semesters Monday. And those three largest schools the University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma State University and the University of Central Oklahoma are breaking enrollment records.