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OKG Newsletter


Topic: City

Citty under siege

A Baptist pastor wrote City Hall and called for OKC Police Chief Bill Citty’s resignation on NRA News following public comments about AR-15-type rifles.


News

Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City Police Chief Bill Citty’s recent comments about criminals’ access to AR-15-type rifles have been both praised and condemned by political and religious leaders in the city.
 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Mayor McModern

How Mick Cornett handles the challenges of modernizing a city in a rustic state will determine his legacy.


Commentary

Keith Gaddie
Any Oklahoman who ever flew on Delta knows Bill Hartsfield. The airport in Atlanta exists because of Hartsfield, who as a councilman aggressively promoted aviation. As mayor, he was first and foremost a booster of innovations and of Atlanta business.
 
Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Full Nelson

The influential works of designer George Nelson are showcased in a fully furnished exhibition at Oklahoma City Museum of Art.


Visual Arts

Rod Lott

George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher
Opening Thursday, through May 8
Oklahoma City Museum of Art
415 Couch
OKCMOA.COM
236-3100
$12 adults, $10 seniors, kids 6-18

 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

On duty

Trekkies, rejoice!


CFN

Gazette staff
The Feb. 1 snowstorm presented perilous challenges and dangerous conditions for Oklahoma City residents, as ice- and snow-covered roadways made getting around almost impossible.
 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Tea for three

The Sooner Tea Party is supporting two new City Council candidates and an incumbent.


News

Clifton Adcock
Ward 5 Councilman Brian Walters, along with Ward 6 candidate Adrian Van Manen and Ward 8 candidate Cliff Hearron, have all received endorsements from the Sooner Tea Party, and the organization’s co-founder Al Gerhart said the group plans to aid the three candidates in their campaign.
 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Bite Size

Contestants chosen for contest


Bite Size

Carol Smaglinski
The Oklahoma Cattlewomen’s Association and the Made in Oklahoma Coalition have announced their choices for the Beef Cook-Off this Saturday in the Carriage Hall building at State Fair Park. The competition is part of the annual Oklahoma City Home & Garden Show.
 
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Bite Size

Jeannette Sias to be honored


Bite Size

Carol Smaglinski
The Societies of Oklahoma City University are honoring four women at the annual Awards of Excellence dinner Feb. 26 at the Skirvin.
 
Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Bite Size

Slow Food helping OKC schools


Bite Size

Carol Smaglinski
Slow Food OKC will sponsor an evening of cocktails and a silent auction from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday to benefit Eat Wise OKC.
 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Cornett should improve air supply


Letters to the Editor

Sue Clancy
Regarding the Feb. 2 Oklahoma Gazette Commentary “Mayor McModern” by Keith Gaddie: I wish Mayor Mick Cornett the best of luck in attempting to modernize a city that has Christian extremist/ fundamentalists ringed around its throat.
 
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Wide-open ward

Read up on the six candidates hoping to represent Oklahoma City’s vacated Ward 2.


News

Clifton Adcock
Four City Council seats are up for grabs in the upcoming election, and the city’s main governing body will have at least one new member after the dust settles.
 
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
 
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