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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Del City

In praise of pork

A new restaurant focuses on all things porcine.

Food and Drink Features

Greg Horton
In a 1995 episode of “The Simpsons” titled “Lisa the Vegetarian,” Homer Simpson exasperates his daughter, Lisa, by asking her to enumerate the meats she will no longer eat: pork chops, bacon and ham. Lisa snaps at him that those meats all come from the same creature.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Tattoo terror

...and that'll be another year apiece for first-degree misspelling.


Gazette staff
You may remember this tale of tattoo terrorism from a few months back, but here’s a refresher: After a woman accused 18-year-old local resident Stetson Johnson of trying to have, ahem, relations with her, she and her three friends attacked Johnson.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Race track

Two Republicans battle in a primary for the chance to claim the seat of outgoing Sen. Jim Reynolds.


Clifton Adcock
Voters in Senate District 43 will get a chance this year to select a new state senator to replace outgoing Sen. Jim Reynolds, and the primary election featuring two Republican candidates is this Tuesday.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011

What do the new Oklahoma County districts look like?

Cities no longer divided among two districts.


Alex Ewald
The Oklahoma County Commissioners unanimously approved new district boundaries Monday that moved several municipalities across more evened-out district lines, as no cities are divided between two districts now.
Thursday, August 4, 2011

Grab 'n' go


Gazette staff
Sometimes, you just gotta go. On a sidewalk. In front of a security camera. That’s maybe not how we would choose to relieve our bladder, but we can’t judge.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

GOP candidate Childers wins Senate District 43 special election

Takes 60-percent vote in victory over Meador.


Clifton Adcock
Republican candidate Greg Childers defeated his Democratic rival Tuesday night in a special election for Senate District 43.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Municipal money

More than 220 OKC employees earn more than $100,000 annually.


Jerry Bohnen
Salaries on parade: It’s one of the more popular issues of Parade magazine, listing the salaries of people around the country.
Monday, July 2, 2012

Water woes

Norman officials search for help in the wake of low water-supply levels.


Carol Cole-Frowe
The deepening drought has Central Oklahoma cities scrambling to manage the water they have.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013


Metro author Jim Ross reflects on his wartime experiences in a new memoir.


Tim Farley
Jim Ross
2 p.m. Saturday
Barnes & Noble
13800 N. May
Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Italian, Venezia-style

An Italian chain surprises with pizzas and desserts worth coming back for.

Restaurant Reviews

Greg Elwell

Venezia Italian Ristorante

8109 Northwest Expressway

What works: Chicken picatta, pizzas and desserts.

What needs work: Some of sauces are a touch too bland.

The tip: When in doubt, get the meatballs.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014