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OKG Newsletter


Topic: community

Norman Financial Center set to reopen in December after repairs, reinforcements


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Grant Slater
Watching the gypsy-jazz outfit Man Man convulse its way through a closing number, Joanna Carter of Yukon looked unimpressed. She tossed her cigarette, hiked up her tube top and took a swig from ...
 
Thursday, May 28, 2009

Arthritis sufferers join together to walk for awareness in annual event


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Elizabeth Camacho Wiley
Kim Anderson loves giraffes. She fell in love with them at age 8 while on a trip to the zoo. What captivated her was not their mysterious spots or the majestic height of their necks. It was ...
 
Thursday, May 28, 2009

Festival celebrates Oklahoma's black cultural heritage


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Jamie Birdwell
Celebrate Oklahoma's black cultural heritage at the Africa West Cultural Festival on Saturday and Sunday. The festival, only in its second year, will fill the entire Metro Tech Springlake ca...
 
Thursday, June 11, 2009

Safe Kids Oklahoma works to keep children happy, out of hospital


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Gina Dabney
Bike rides, swimming and road trips equal summer fun. However, if injuries crop up, the scene can quickly change. Each year, injuries kill more youth than diseases, kidnapping and drugs combined...
 
Thursday, June 18, 2009

Norman bureau of The Oklahoman's community coverage closes


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Grant Slater
Nearly 40 years ago, The Oklahoman wrangled a roving state correspondent with a penchant for whiskey into a desk job as the first Norman bureau chief for the statewide newspaper. ...
 
Thursday, June 18, 2009

AmeriCorps VISTA program links workers with Oklahoma programs


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Lea Terry
For many nonprofit and community organizations, the AmeriCorps VISTA program helps them accomplish things they might not otherwise be able to, given their often limited financial and human resou...
 
Thursday, June 18, 2009

OKC Pride celebrates support, equality, one colorful community


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Joe Wertz
Thousands will crowd Oklahoma City streets, parks and clubs this weekend at the state's largest pride event, a three-day celebration of solidarity championed by gays, lesbians, bisexuals and tra...
 
Thursday, June 25, 2009

OKC gay youth can gather with newly formed group


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Greg Horton
A new organization in Oklahoma City is creating a place for gay or questioning teenagers and young adults to find support and friendship. Oklahoma City Youth United meets at First Unitarian Chur...
 
Thursday, June 25, 2009

OKC attorney, activist undergoes gender reassignment transformation


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Jenny Coon Peterson
Brittany Novotny was born and raised a boy, but from the time she was little, knew she was different. The 29 year old is transgendered, or someone whose internal gender identity doesn't match th...
 
Thursday, June 25, 2009

For 40 years, alt-press covers unreported news, stories of struggle


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Nathan Gunter
One of the marks of any community striving for greater recognition and visibility is the creation of media outlets geared toward that community. While nationwide magazines for the gay, lesbian, ...
 
Thursday, June 25, 2009
 
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