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Metro media outlets increase focus on serving Hispanic population


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Lisa Janssen
Spanish-speaking football fans of the University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University tuned in last weekend to listen to the bedlam game en Español. For the second time in OU's history, a footb...
 
Thursday, November 29, 2007

Christmas Connection gives choices to metro residents in need


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Lisa Janssen
The Christmas Connection Connection at S.W. 25th Street and S. Hudson Avenue may sound like a seasonal organization, but it's spreading holiday cheer all year round to Oklahomans in need. "The miss...
 
Thursday, November 29, 2007

Construction on American Indian center slated through 2012


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Lisa Janssen
While construction continues on the facility that will house Oklahoma City's American Indian Cultural Center & Museum, the building's completion is slated for 2012. The multimillion dollar fac...
 
Thursday, November 22, 2007

Advocates pushing for third party on state ballots taking petition route


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Lisa Janssen
After fighting an uphill battle for years, Oklahoma ballot access reformers are hoping to change what they consider the most restrictive laws in the nation. Now, the Oklahomans for Ballot Access Refor...
 
Thursday, October 18, 2007

Safety of bridges headlines state transportation forum


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Lisa Janssen
Bridge safety, Oklahoma roads and alternative fuels will be the focus of the 2007 Oklahoma Transportation Forum slated Thursday and Friday at the Reed Center in Midwest City. Lt. Gov. Jari Askins w...
 
Thursday, October 11, 2007

Heritage Hills tour highlights historic homes


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Lisa Janssen
Experience Oklahoma homes as they were a century ago with the Heritage Hills Centennial Historic Homes and Gardens Tour from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the Heritage Hills neighborhood, loca...
 
Thursday, October 11, 2007

Handmade greeting cards subject of new holiday


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Lisa Janssen
On Saturday, Jann McCollom will be one of the card makers around the world who will celebrate World Card Making Day. "When you give somebody a handmade card, it's really giving them a part of you," M...
 
Thursday, October 4, 2007

State natives prep to do battle in 'Masters of the Cage'


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Lisa Janssen
Get ready to rumble as the Masters of the Cage XVI Ultimate Night of Champions hits the ring 8 p.m. Friday at the Coca-Cola Bricktown Events Center, 429 E. California. Watch six Oklahoma natives battl...
 
Thursday, September 27, 2007

Urban forestry important to Oklahoma's vitality


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Lisa Janssen
You might have heard of tree huggers, but urban forester Mark Bays embraces them in more ways than one. Bays has been an arborist, forester and tree care provider for more than 15 years.  "I ...
 
Thursday, September 20, 2007

Peace day to be celebrated at Gold Dome


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Lisa Janssen
Make pinwheels, not war, and celebrate the United Nations' International Day of Peace from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday with students, teachers, Oklahoma leaders and other community members from across the c...
 
Thursday, September 20, 2007

Gazette Halloween parade seeking entrants


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Lisa Janssen
The first annual Ghouls Gone Wild parade, sponsored by Oklahoma Gazette, is the first of its kind in Oklahoma. Flaming Lips front man Wayne Coyne will serve as grand marshal, marching in his plastic b...
 
Thursday, September 20, 2007
 
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