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OKG Newsletter


Topic: district

Who our schoolchildren need


Commentary

Bill Bleakley
Tuesday is election day for choosing the chair and two members of the Oklahoma City Public Schools School Board. Many believe the school elections are set in the middle of winter and not in conjunction with regular elections to subdue voter turnout and strengthen the political power of education special interests. The usual voter turnout in these elections proves them right.
 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Civics lesson

OKC voters on Tuesday will determine the next chair of the school district’s board of education.


News

Clifton Adcock
Tuesday’s Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education election will determine who will lead the board through a time of transformation for the district.
 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

School board bucks

Incoming OKC school board chair Lynne Hardin raised nearly five times the campaign funds than the incumbent.


News

Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City Public Schools will have a new Board of Education chair, after challenger Lynne Hardin unseated incumbent Angela Monson in yesterday’s election.
 
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

From board to booked

Controversy erupts after District Attorney David Prater files criminal charges against the state Pardon and Parole Board.


News

Jerry Bohnen
Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater has met a storm of criticism since his March 13 filing of criminal charges against the state Pardon and Parole Board. In the wake of an investigation that began last summer, Prater has accused the board’s five members of repeatedly violating the Oklahoma Open Meeting Act.
 
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Paseo visionary

Arts patron and urban developer John Belt leaves behind a lasting legacy with OKC’s historic arts district.


News

Tim Farley
During a Christmas party last year at Paseo Originals Art Gallery, John Belt walked up a flight of steps, looked to the crowd and immediately burst into a booming rendition of “O Holy Night.”
 
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

How the West was 10

Paseo mainstay Adelante! Gallery celebrates a decade in existence with an eight-artist exhibit of Western art.


Visual Arts

Rachael Cervenka
Art of the West
6-10 p.m. Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday
through June 12
Adelante! Gallery
3003 Paseo
adelantegallery.com
214-587-7686
free
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Art de Aguilar

World-renowned for her ceramics, Mexico’s Guillermina Aguilar Alcantara makes a temporary home in the Paseo.


Visual Arts

Rachael Cervenka
Guillermina Aguilar Alcantara
5-10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday
Paseo Pottery
3017 Paseo
525-3017
free

4-6:30 p.m. Saturday
Folk.Life
4411 N. Western
524-1500
free
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
 
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