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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Midtown

O yeah!

We made local folkies O Fidelis answer our questions with an iPod set to ‘shuffle.’ May the best completely random title win.


Stephen Carradini
Oklahoma City folk band O Fidelis doesn’t take too much seriously.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Looking ahead

A temporary transformation of a city block seeks to make a lasting impression on residents and developers.


Clifton Adcock
The Urban Land Institute wants to make a tactical strike on blight by introducing a vision that, if only briefly, will put people in an interactive rendering of what could be.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Gazette’s Halloween Parade set for Oct. 27

Sixth annual parade celebrating creativity and artistry rolls through Midtown and Automobile Alley.


Gazette staff
On Saturday, Oct. 27, Gazette’s Halloween Parade again marches through Midtown and Automobile Alley celebrating artistry and creativity. This year’s parade will feature 53 entries.
Monday, October 8, 2012

Plan B’s

Food and Drink Features

Greg Horton
The burger biz must be booming these days, as evidenced by S&B’s Burger Joint poised to open a southside location Tuesday at the corner of Interstate 240 and S. Walker. Owner Bryan Neel said he wanted to expand the horizons for the local eatery, and he likes the area because of its concentration of businesses.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Crumbling Capitol

An annual list of Oklahoma’s endangered historic buildings includes a surprising addition this year.


Tim Farley
Once considered structural jewels, some of Oklahoma City’s most iconic buildings, including the state Capitol, are falling apart.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Open Prairie

A local bakery participates in a nationwide open house.

Food and Drink Features

Molly Evans
Bakery Open House
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
Prairie Thunder Baking Company
1114 Classen Drive
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Marrow minded

A local, pop-up bone marrow drive makes saving lives as easy as a few swipes.


Liz Blood
H&8th Night Market
7-11 p.m. Friday
N. Hudson Avenue and N.W. Eighth Street
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Sammich time

The art of sandwich making is executed flawlessly in the deli of Native Roots Market.

Restaurant Reviews

Greg Elwell
Native Roots Market
N.E. Second St.

What works:
deli treats like quinoa, tabbouleh and simple sandwiches
What needs work:
If there’s a line, even a short one, it can be a wait.
That Keep It Local card in your pocket is worth 10 percent off all items made in Oklahoma.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Moving along

Mayor says controversial streetcar project will happen: “The citizens have tasked us with building it, not talking about it.”


Tim Farley
Advocates of the MAPS 3 modern streetcar system will take a “huge step” forward if the Oklahoma City Council approves a recommended route next week.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Streetcar route passes City Council vote after contentious debate


Tim Farley
After a contentious meeting, a divided Oklahoma City Council approved a recommended framework of the MAPS 3 streetcar route. Five voted for and three against.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013