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Look back, look forward: Taking stock in Central Oklahoma

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

By Kristi Eaton Slice Magazine The Oklahoma City metro area is in the midst of a development boom. New, exciting projects are popping up all over and helping create a diverse, thriving metropolis. But keeping the state's legacy alive is also important, as evidenced by the many projects growing from efforts to revitalize the city's historical aspects. Here

Forbes ranks OKC Thunder fans No. 2 in NBA

Thursday, January 22, 2015

We in Oklahoma City already know we love our OKC Thunder team. But actual data has now verified that enthusiasm.

Periscope: Chamber breakfast starts year with a sizzle

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

Mayor Cornett touts progress at State of the City

Thursday, January 15, 2015

by William Crum The Oklahoman 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

Oklahoma ranks ninth among top moving destinations

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

Want to eat out on Christmas day? Try these places

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. Deep Fork

O’Connor: The future of Core to Shore

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

Southwest Airlines features 'Your Adventure in OKC' in magazine

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