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Topic: fund

Feast it


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Gazette staff

Fund art, get full: That’s the idea behind Paseo FEAST (Funding Emerging Art with Sustainable Tactics), a series of public dinners in which five local artists make presentations to compete for microgrants. The next takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Joey’s Pizzeria, 700 W. Sheridan. Dinner and voting power can be yours for $30, so make reservations. Call 525-2688 or visit thepaseo.com.

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Still fighting

The United States Supreme Court may hear Hobby Lobby’s argument against paying for “morning after” and “week after” contraception methods as part of its mandated employee healthcare.


News

Greg Horton
The Obama administration has asked the Supreme Court to review Oklahoma City-based Hobby Lobby’s lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services.
 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

If we build it ...

... Will conventions come? The answer to whether a new hotel is needed with a proposed MAPS 3 convention center is debated.


News

Tim Farley
A glut of exhibit space and a drop in trade show attendance should cause Oklahoma City leaders to rethink their plans to build a new convention center and headquarters hotel downtown, a national planning expert said.
 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Why fund the Oklahoma Arts Council?


Commentary

Jonathan Fowler
Over the last two years, as I’ve learned more about our state arts council, this question has become especially painful to hear repeatedly.
 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Storm Shelter funding debate gets heated


News

Jennifer Chancellor
 In an exclusive News9/Oklahoma Gazette poll, 52 percent of Oklahoma City residents “strongly supported” public funding to help build storm shelters in public schools. Another 26 percent “somewhat supported” the idea.
 
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

TIF love

Increased use of tax incentive districts help support the development of some of OKC’s largest projects.


News

Ben Felder
Some of Oklahoma City’s largest developments — the revitalized Skirvin Hilton Hotel, the Oklahoma Health Center complex and the massive Project 180 downtown streetscape renewal program — would not have been possible without the use of tax incentives, say city officials and economic developers.
 
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Oklahoma strong

The Red Dirt Rangers and the Red Dirt Relief Fund are assisting local musicians in times of need.


Music

Alissa Lindsey
Oklahoma’s own Red Dirt Rangers joined forces with Red Dirt Relief Fund in February to record a promotional song and video and raise money and awareness for the relief fund.
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
 
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