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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Garden

Wall crawlers

Vertical gardening makes use of small spaces to create living walls.


Features

Allison May
While vertical gardening may be as old as the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, it’s the hot new thing in garden design.
 
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

In the garden

Gardening gear for the talented and not-so-talented


Features

Jenny Coon Peterson
Let’s tally: In the three years I’ve attempted to garden/control/plead with my backyard, I have killed: one weeping mulberry; two pine trees; three bushes of indeterminate origin; and hundreds of annuals.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Garden variety

Gardens aren’t just for the backyard. Companies and organizations are getting their hands in the dirt, too.


Features

Carol Cole-Frowe
Gardening humor is in full-flower in this year’s extended triple-digit dog days of summer.
 
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Tour this


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
A tour de flowers kicks off as the 2011 Garden Tour for Connoisseurs hits the city.
 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011

The Moody muse

Critically acclaimed for her folk songs, Ruth Moody practically has music embedded in her DNA.


Music

Joshua Boydston
The Ruth Moody Band
7 p.m. Saturday
The Blue Door
2805 N. McKinley
bluedoorokc.com
524-0738
$15-$20
 
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Evolution theory

Folksinger Sarah Jaffe ditched diary-style exposition for more purposeful songwriting, and the end result 'Wins.'


Music

Joshua Boydston
Sarah Jaffe with Secret Colours and Sherree Chamberlain
9 p.m. Thursday
Opolis
113 N. Crawford, Norman
opolis.org
820-0951
$8-$10
 
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Constant gardener

Double amputee doesn't let physical limitations keep him from gardening.


News

Susannah Waite
Ruben Hernandez doesn’t let anything stop him from getting out and working in the garden every day.
 
Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Closing time

Horn Seed closing shop after nine decades in business.


News

Heidi Rambo Centrella
When Horn Seed Company opened its doors for business in Oklahoma City, Rudolph Valentino was the nation’s leading sex symbol, Babe Ruth commanded the baseball diamond and Warren G. Harding was in the White House. After 91 years in business, Horn Seed, 1409 Northwest Expressway, is closing its doors.
 
Tuesday, August 28, 2012

The Hills have eyes

Heritage Hills’ annual home tour illustrates the importance of protecting and preserving the city’s cultural landmarks.


Features

Gazette staff
Heritage Hills Historic Homes and Garden Tour
noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
405 N.W. 15th
heritagehills.org
206-8898
$12-$15
 
Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Philo Vance Murder Case Collection

Man, that’s a lot of vintage homicide.


Thriller

Rod Lott
Following a half-dozen Perry Mason movies into the Warner Archive store are the half-dozen Philo Vance films that make up his Murder Case Collection. While S.S. Van Dine’s “dilettante detective” is nowhere near as well-known today as Erle Stanley Gardner’s attorney-at-law, this is the better set by bounds.
 
Thursday, March 7, 2013
 
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