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Annual cycling event benefits Children's Center


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Lauren Hopkins
Cyclists can enjoy a ride Saturday at the 11th annual "Spin Your Wheels Bicycle Tour," complete with food, coffee and refreshment stops. The tour benefits The Children's Center, a private, nonprofit h...
 
Thursday, August 9, 2007

BMW test-drives raise money for breast cancer research


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Lauren Hopkins
On Saturday, you can test-drive a BMW without intention to take one home with absolutely no injury to the conscience, because for every mile you drive, $1 is donated to breast cancer res...
 
Thursday, July 26, 2007

Accordion man' shows are full of fun


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Lauren Hopkins
Singer, songwriter, troubadour, shaman, thespian, prankster, accordion man " whatever name you give him, Jason Webley knows how to move an audience. His eclectic tour comes to The Red Cu...
 
Thursday, July 26, 2007

Literacy council teaches adults how to read


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Lauren Hopkins
Approximately 137,000 native-English speakers in Oklahoma County are at a basic or below-basic reading level, also known as "nonreaders." They comprise about 20 percent of Oklahoma Count...
 
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Eskimo Joe's holding week-long birthday party


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Lauren Hopkins
Eskimo Joe's is celebrating its 32nd birthday this week with six days of:" live music, " theme parties, " giveaways, and " food and drink specials. Stillwater's "jumpin' little juke ...
 
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Medicaid recipients now required to prove citizenship, identity


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Lauren Hopkins
As of July 1, most Medicaid recipients who are American citizens will need to establish their citizenship and their identity to maintain eligibility, as a result of the Deficit Reduction Act of ...
 
Friday, July 6, 2007

Andy Coats produces results at OU College of Law


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Lauren Hopkins
When Andy Coats began his tenure as dean of the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 1996, there was a lot of room for improvement: The building was old and in desperate need of a reno...
 
Tuesday, June 26, 2007

En Vogue fronts Urban League awards gala


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Lauren Hopkins
The Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City just might "Free Your Mind" this weekend at its 60th annual Awards and Membership Gala with dinner, awards and a performance by Grammy-nominated...
 
Thursday, June 21, 2007

Need for elderly day care services on rise


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Lauren Hopkins
More middle-aged children now find themselves the guardians of those who raised them, turning their parents over to trained caregivers at "adult day care" centers. Day services provid...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Blue Bell rolling into town with free ice cream party


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Lauren Hopkins
Oklahoma and Blue Bell Creameries both turn 100 this year, and the ice cream manufacturer is rolling into town to celebrate. The free exhibit is from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, and 1-5 p...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

American Indian health tour making OKC stop


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Lauren Hopkins
A Healthier US Starts Here bus tour will be stopping at the Oklahoma City Indian Clinic on Friday to: " promote disease prevention, " offer medical services and testing, " award prizes, a...
 
Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Urban League of OKC gets $65K gift


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Lauren Hopkins
The Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City Inc. received a $65,000 gift from Love's Travel Stops and Country Stores today to benefit the organization's facilities and ...
 
Wednesday, May 23, 2007
 
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