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OKG Newsletter

Topic: building

Painting the town Greg

Longtime local artist Greg Burns keeps up with the ever-changing city.

Visual Arts

Patrick Crain
Somewhere there exists a run of prints of a one-off Greg Burns piece containing a small detail that makes it rare. At first blush, it looks familiar enough: a rendering of the iconic Townley’s milk-bottle grocery store on Classen Boulevard.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Stage fright


Gazette staff
The Oklahoma City Council last week threw the proverbial monkey wrench into the proverbial gears of a non-proverbial move to put the downtown Stage Center building on the historical register.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Boxed in

Local developer David Box says he has no option but to pursue razing the historic Gold Dome building.


Tim Farley
As owner of the historic Gold Dome in Oklahoma City, David Box finds himself in an untenable position.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

On the radio

KOSU works to open a second studio in downtown OKC’s Film Row.


Moose Tyler
National Public Radio affiliate KOSU soon will have a home on downtown’s Film Row district, thanks in large part to Oklahoma City’s enduring affection for the medium.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Glorious resurrection

Local attorney restores Calvary Baptist Church and turns it into the home of his business while keeping its civil rights history intact.


Tim Farley
But that was more than half a century ago, when the church was a key part of the Oklahoma City black community and the civil rights movement. There, King preached a sermon as an audition to be the church’s full-time pastor. Ironically, church leaders thought King was too young to lead a congregation of that size.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Lucifer’s libations

The devil gets his due with specialty drinks at two metro bars.

Food and Drink Features

Devon Green
With the possibility of a new monument in the popular conversation, a new character on social media has OKC all atwitter. Lord Baphomet (that’s Satan, for the uninitiated) created a Twitter account shortly after he caught wind that a petition circulating to erect a monument of him on the grounds of the state Capitol had gained some momentum.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Parade it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Spring is officially on its way. At the OKC Home & Outdoor Living Show, get inspiration, tips and tricks from some of the nation’s experts on everything from DIY landscaping to building an outdoor kitchen. The show begins at noon on Friday at Oklahoma State Fair Park, 333 Gordon Cooper Blvd., in the Cox Pavilion and Centennial Building. Tickets are $7-$9 for adults and free for children under 12. Call (800)395-1350 or visit homeshowokc.com.


Wednesday, March 19, 2014