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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Program

PALing around

A black-tie boxing event raises funds for the Police Athletic League, a mentoring program for at-risk youth


Charles Martin
OKC Charity Fight Night
6:30 p.m. Thursday
Coca-cola Bricktown Events Center, 425 E. California
706-7484, okcfightnight.com
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Bite Size

New restaurant to debut

Bite Size

Carol Smaglinski
Chris McGahan, co-owner with his wife, Linda, of Italian Jim’s Pizzeria in Yukon, is opening up a second location in Edmond in the spring that has everyone buzzing. What makes Italian Jim’s so unique? McGahan will also have a shop for glass blowing on site.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

What's happening?

Letters to the Editor

Kathy Harms
In the Gazette article dated Feb. 9, (News, Clifton Adcock, “Time for ‘the talk,’”) the reporter wrote about state Sen. Jim Wilson, D-Tahlequah:
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Art suspension

A law requiring state construction projects to include visual art could be suspended if new legislation passes.


Clifton Adcock
A bill that would temporarily suspend a law requiring state construction projects to include visual art passed the House March 9 by a vote of 61-26 and will now be considered by the Senate.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Future investments

High school students are getting an education in the stock market, thanks to a program sponsored by the Oklahoma Securities Commission and the University of Oklahoma.


Brendan Hoover
When stock markets crashed worldwide in the fall of 2008, Bob Bailey’s students scrambled to protect their portfolios.
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Two-wheel deal

OKC has a history of a DIY bicycling community, but could an increase in cyclists bring more innovative programs seen in other cities?


Brendan Hoover
In New York City, a nonprofit organization named Recycle-A-Bicycle provides educational and job-training programs while encouraging environmental stewardship and everyday bicycle use. Members salvage about 1,200 bicycles each year and last year worked with 1,000 young people through public schools and after-school programs.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Cornett’s concerns

While OKC Mayor Mick Cornett is generally pleased with the MAPS 3 process, he’s expressing some concerns about implementation of the $777 million program.


Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett said he is pleased with the structure of the MAPS 3 subcommittees, but expressed concern on some aspects of the program.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Well and good

Wellness Now combats diseases affecting quality of life.


Carmen Forman
With a large amount of grant money and by initiating policy changes, the Oklahoma City-County Wellness Now program is working to make Oklahoma a healthier state.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011