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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Day

‘One-stop shop’

WestTown Resource Center aims to provide the homeless and low-income population with a new model of social service.


Brendan Hoover
Extreme weather is just one of many obstacles facing most of the local homeless population. Others include crushing poverty, substance abuse, mental health issues, unemployment, legal issues, domestic violence, chronic medical conditions and more.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Let's get wild, America!


Gazette staff
Uncle Sam wants you … to celebrate an alcohol native to Mexico.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Yay, it's Record Store Day!

Saturday is Christmas for vinyl lovers.


Joshua Boydston

The third Saturday of every April has become a hallowed day for those who worship in the house of vinyl. It marks Record Store Day, started in 2008 to celebrate independent record shops worldwide with exclusive releases.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Live it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
One day, downtown will be a thriving hub of weekend activity. From 6 to 10 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Better Block OKC offers a preview of that near-future, transforming N.W. Seventh and Hudson Avenue into an urban delight of art, culture, pop-up businesses, bike racks, planters, cafe tables, street food vendors, a newsstand — even a dog park! Visit


Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Yeehaw it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Celebrate the National Day of the American Cowboy at — seriously, where else? — the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, entertainment includes music, the Miss Rodeo Oklahoma pageant, kids’ activities, roping demonstrations, screenings of the James Garner Disney comedy The Castaway Cowboy and more. Admission is $5.75-$12.50. Call 478-2250 or visit


Wednesday, July 25, 2012

The Hills have eyes

Heritage Hills’ annual home tour illustrates the importance of protecting and preserving the city’s cultural landmarks.


Gazette staff
Heritage Hills Historic Homes and Garden Tour
noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
405 N.W. 15th
Wednesday, October 3, 2012


Daniel Day-Lewis embodies America's arguably greatest president.


Phil Bacharach
Lincoln practically shouts “prestige production” before you’ve even had a chance to buy your popcorn. A costume drama about one of this nation’s most revered historical figures, this is the kind of film irresistible to awards groups.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012