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OKG Newsletter

Topic: cities

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

Mumford’s the word!

Mumford & Sons, Magnetic Zeros to headline September music festival in Guthrie.


Zach Hale
Grammy-nominated folk-rock sensations Mumford & Sons are coming to Oklahoma. The British four-piece band will perform Saturday, Sept. 7 in Guthrie as one leg of the Gentlemen of the Road tour.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Endangered hipsters


Gazette staff
The species is characterized by any number of traits: flannel shirts, ample beards, tattoos, the scent of freshly smoked clove cigarettes. They tend to gravitate toward hole-in-the-wall bars or trendy pizzerias, where they brandish obscure beers and discuss their love of indie bands, environmentalism and Ron Paul.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

What happens in Washington stays in Washington


Gazette staff
U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Oklahoma, might not be leaving Las Vegas, but he is leaving Washington, D.C. And despite the 2,400 miles between the two cities, Coburn said D.C. has much in common with Sin City.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Other Desert Cities

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2012, Other Desert Cities is just par for the course for esteemed playwright Jon Robin Baitz (also nominated for A County Fair in 1996). See Carpenter Square Theatre’s rendition of the tense, off-Broadway comedy-drama 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday at Carpenter Square Theatre, 800 W. Main St., through June 7. Tickets are $5-$20. Call 232-6500 or visit carpentersquare.com.

Friday–Saturday, ongoing

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Conventional wisdom

A new MAPS 3 convention center can likely be built for comparatively less than in other cities, but its success isn’t promised.


Ben Felder

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part one in a two-part story taking a closer look at a convention center project in OKC. Next week’s issue will include a look at a possible convention center hotel project.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014