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Dancing queen

Audrey Case represents Oklahoma in top 20 of TV’s smash 'So You Think You Can Dance'.


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Susannah Waite

Audrey Case is living every young dancer’s dream.

 
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Vision statements

Through a unique camp pairing blind and visually impaired youth with those who are not, both groups learn their differences are few.


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Moose Tyler
How would you describe blue to a blind person? How would you describe Chihuly glass or downtown’s Crystal Bridge? If you’re at a loss, Daniel Brookshire suggests using textures or objects.

 

 
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Let there be light


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Jenn Scott
You light up my life.

OK, not really. Actually the sun does that, and during the hours when the sun takes a break, it’s electricity.

 
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Exchange rate

About 50 foreign students are looking for temporary homes in Oklahoma.


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Sarah Lobban
Ayusa, a global nonprofit cultural exchange program, is looking for families to host foreign exchange students for one or both semesters during the upcoming school year.
 
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

'Bad' teacher

Now in its final season, TV’s 'Breaking Bad' has a winning formula, with science help from an OU chemistry professor.


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Rod Lott
University of Oklahoma chemistry professor Donna Nelson helps cook up big batches of methamphetamine. Not in real life, mind you, but as the science adviser for the Emmy-winning television show Breaking Bad.
 
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Bare necessities

Oklahoma nudists find community and liberation at a secluded resort.


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Kelley Chambers
Oaklake Trails Naturist Park offers the sort of outdoor recreational and resort amenities as any retreat worth its salt.
 
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Exotic city

Don't book that plane ticket yet!


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Jenn Scott
I don’t know about you, but I could rock a vacation right now.
 
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Cowboy up

An OKC nonprofit models high fashion and altruism.


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Susannah Waite
Cowboy & Couture
6 p.m. Tuesday
Farmers Public Market
311 S. Klein
edenfashionshow.com
$35-$100
 
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Trap ease

Blending modern dance with high-flying circus fun, Perpetual Motion offers a new way to stay in shape.


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Heide Brandes
The trapeze has thrilled the souls of adventurers worldwide, and the act itself is an art form unlike any other.
 
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Getting scrappy

Take care of your planet and have the best yard in town!


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Christina Nihira
Matt Zitterkob and Terry Craghead take waste and turn it into a valuable soil amendment for plants.
 
Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Ice, ice baby

Declare independence from the heat with this summertime treat.


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Jenn Scott
If you want to survive summer in Hades — er, Oklahoma City — you must be prepared to war with the heat.
 
Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Broad stripes, bright stars

Perfectly patriotic!


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Jenn Scott
As we approach our Independence Day, you’re probably in one of three camps.
 
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Village people

Occupy’s protests have given way to communal advocacy.


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Greg Horton
The Occupy movement has all but disappeared from the news, but it is growing and refocusing in Oklahoma. Occupy Tulsa and Occupy Oklahoma City have added groups in Bartlesville, Lawton, Norman, Shawnee and Stillwater, among others.
 
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Tweet fleet

Which Oklahoma celebs on Twitter are worth following or forgetting?


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Andrew Gilman
The Twitterverse is a great, big place filled with possibilities. We looked at a few Twitter-happy celebrities from Oklahoma, and whether they’re worth your precious time.
 
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Calling all junkies!

Need your fix of vintage and retro items? Just visit your dealer this weekend.


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Susannah Waite
 Local junker Kristen Grandi has been redoing vintage furniture for about 12 years when she decided to hold a one-stop-shop event of her own.
 
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
 
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