Thursday, May 7, 2015
Oklahoma proposed bill would prevent businesses from banning guns at certain events
By Rick Green The Oklahoman
Businesses would lose the ability to ban guns at events held at parks, recreational areas and fairgrounds under a bill that has passed the Oklahoma Legislature and is pending before Gov. Mary Fallin.
The measure would imperil national shows,
Monday, May 4, 2015
Travel and Leisure magazine recently completed its America’s Favorite Cities survey where readers ranked locations including 38 metro areas for features such as culture, entertainment, shopping, food and drink, nightlife, quality of life, and the friendliness of the city’s residents. Oklahoma City was ranked the fifth friendliest city in
Thursday, April 30, 2015
The 2015 Oklahoma State FFA Convention and Career Show continues Wednesday at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City. It includes leadership and professional development workshops, a career show and awards and scholarship presentations.
BY SILAS ALLEN The Oklahoman
A few minutes after noon Tuesday, Jozlyn Kaizer and Austin Woods were playing with
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Editor's note: This is an excerpt from a story in Oklahoma Magazine. Read the full story, as well as other news about Oklahoma, online or in print.
By Tracy LeGrand Oklahoma Magazine
“As long as you have your health” is a cliché most of us relate to; as long as a person feels well, achievements are possible. So as an individual has the
Monday, April 13, 2015
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah federal building, the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum is asking Oklahomans to commit to the Oklahoma Standard by committing one act of service, honor and kindness in the month of April.
Volunteer your time to someone in need, honor the victims and survivors of the 1995
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Park Avenue is scheduled to be closed to traffic beginning Thursday, April 9. It will remain open to pedestrians throughout the Project 180-related construction. Click here to get to the offices of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber and the Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau during that time. You can download PDFs of maps to help you with walking
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
From The Better Life Blog
Did you know that pro baseball has been a part of OKC since at least 1903, if not earlier? Through the years, we've been home teams with names such as the Oklahoma City Metropolitans, the '89ers, the RedHawks and now, most recently, the Oklahoma City Dodgers, the newest Triple A affiliate for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
By Brian Brus
The Journal Record
OKLAHOMA CITY – The membrane between agriculture research and biotech is more permeable than people imagine, said Scott Meacham, chief executive of the i2E technology startup support agency.
“The bio space is pretty narrow in Oklahoma,” he said. “Everyone already seems to know each other well,