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OKG Newsletter


Topic: News

Jewish community center breaks ground


News

Greg Horton
On May 20, the Chabad-Lubavitch community in Oklahoma City will break ground on the new Chabad Community Center for Jewish Life and Learning. Rabbi Ovadia Goldman describes the facility ...
 
Thursday, May 10, 2007

Clemens returning to Yankees, but will he help?


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Jay C. Upchurch
On Sunday " in the kind of dramatic fashion only the Yankees can conjure up " Roger Clemens stood up with a microphone at Yankee Stadium and announced himself as the savior to all who we...
 
Thursday, May 10, 2007

Cherokee Freedmen file for injunction


News

Ben Fenwick
The descendants of Oklahoma Cherokee slaves filed an injunction in federal court in Washington, D.C., Tuesday asking a judge to throw out the tribe's recent decision to remove their citizenship ...
 
Thursday, May 10, 2007

Judge releases McCarty; rips former chemist


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Scott Cooper
After sitting for nearly 20 years on death row for the 1982 murder of Pamela Kaye Willis, Curtis Edward McCarty is now a free man.   Judge Twyla Mason Gray said during tod...
 
Saturday, May 12, 2007

Henry appoints Roth to Corporation Commission


News

Ben Fenwick
Governor Brad Henry announced today he has appointed Oklahoma County Commissioner Jim Roth to the state Corporation Commission.   With the appointment, Roth becomes the sta...
 
Tuesday, May 15, 2007

Going green part of mayor's roundtable


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Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett hosted a roundtable discussion Monday at the CoxBusinessServicesConvention Center, bringing together public and private sector entities to discuss OKC's future d...
 
Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Wording of undocumented alien law has assistance providers worried


News

Greg Horton
Despite his official statement that "we will not effectively address immigration reform until the federal government acts," Gov. Brad Henry signed the Oklahoma Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Ac...
 
Thursday, May 17, 2007

What do Oklahoma politicians drive to work?


News

Scott Cooper
In a study of the state Capitol parking lot, nearly half of all legislators prefer a car over a truck or SUV. Chevrolet and Ford are the most common vehicle brands. White is the preferred color,...
 
Thursday, May 17, 2007

Seniors spending retirement years on dance floor


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Krista Nightengale
After watching the senior citizens of the Oklahoma City Swing Club dip, kick and glide across the floor, one may think they've discovered the fountain of youth. They certainly think they hav...
 
Thursday, May 17, 2007

Senate passes abortion ban bill


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Scott Cooper
The state Senate passed a bill today which bans the use of state facilities to perform abortions.   Senate Bill 139, originally written to create an umbilical cord blood ba...
 
Thursday, May 17, 2007
 
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