Oklahoma City

OKC ranked No. 2 for lowest cost of living among large cities

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Oklahoma City ranked No. 2 for Lowest Cost of Living among all reporting large cities over 500,000 population. The C2ER Annual Cost of Living Index for Oklahoma City in 2021 was 86.5. Get details and more on VeloCityOKC.com.

Blessed Stanley Rother Shrine will draw people to OKC from across the globe

Wednesday, March 9, 2022

In the middle of the night on July 28, 1981, Father Stanley Rother was shot and killed in his rectory at Saint James the Apostle Catholic Church in Santiago Atitlán, Guatemala, by a group of four men during a violent civil war. A farm kid raised in Okarche, Okla., Father Rother (pronounced ROW-ther) became a priest in 1963 and was serving as a

Williams to retire from Greater Oklahoma City Chamber

Thursday, February 10, 2022

OKLAHOMA CITY (Feb. 10, 2022) – After 17 years leading the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, President and CEO Roy Williams announced today that he will retire later this year. The organization plans to conduct a national search to identify a new leader to be in place prior to his departure. “The impact Roy has left on this city is

Edmond and Norman ranked among the least expensive places in the country to find a roommate

Friday, January 28, 2022

One of the simplest ways to save on housing costs is to find someone to share your space with. Though roommates are not for everyone or for every stage of life, they are a great way to cut your monthly costs in half or more. The Oklahoma City metro area is a great place to find a roommate. Roommates.com recently launched an initiative to “deep

OKC unemployment rate continues to drop

Friday, January 28, 2022

ccording to the latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Oklahoma City metro registered a 1.7% unemployment rate in November. This represents a slight drop from October’s rate of 1.9%. CONSUMER CELLULAR ANNOUNCES MORE THAN 300 JOBS COMING TO OKC. The Oklahoma City MSA had the second-lowest unemployment rate among major metros with

Oklahoma ranks No. 2 nationally as most desirable place to invest in oil or gas

Friday, January 21, 2022

The Fraser Institute recently released its 2021 Canada-US Energy Sector Competitiveness Survey, and Oklahoma ranked in the top 10. The annual survey of oil and gas executives asked 16 questions pertaining to factors known to affect investment decisions, then ranked U.S. states and Canadian provinces in terms of potential investment attractiveness. Read

Cultivating Coders creating hope for underserved residents

Thursday, January 20, 2022

More than two dozen students from Millwood Public Schools and eight women in the ReMerge diversion program graduated in 2021 from computer programming classes offered by New Mexico-based Cultivating Coders. Cultivating Coders is a nonprofit that works with mostly minority and lower-income students to teach them computer coding, a highly desirable skill in

Get to know The Modern Frontier with new OKC Visitors Guide

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Have friends, family or other connections that are thinking of visiting OKC? Fresh off the presses, the 2022 Oklahoma City Visitors Guide has all the details they need to best experience The Modern Frontier – what to see, what to do, what to eat, where to stay and more. The Oklahoma City Convention & Visitors Bureau just released the new guide,