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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Oklahoma Gazette

Storm watch

Photographer David Mayhew’s new exhibit illustrates the beauty in the beasts of severe weather.

Visual Arts

Ryan Querbach
Stormy Skies
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday through Sept. 3
Visions in the Paseo
2924 Paseo, 557-1229

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Yes men

‘Come Sail Away’ as two prog-rock icons, Styx and Yes, prove they’re still ‘One for the Ages.’


Joshua Boydston
Styx with Yes
5:30 p.m. Saturday
OKC Zoo Amphitheatre
2101 N.E. 50th, 364-3700

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Garden variety

Gardens aren’t just for the backyard. Companies and organizations are getting their hands in the dirt, too.


Carol Cole-Frowe
Gardening humor is in full-flower in this year’s extended triple-digit dog days of summer.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011


Lost route


Joshua Boydston
It seems that only on the rarest of occasions could you be separated by such a small distance, yet feel worlds apart.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Beat that heat

You know it’s bad when the national weather people are using your state to illustrate just how hot it is out there.


Jenny Coon Peterson
So maybe it was not my best idea to spend a July weekend in western Oklahoma, a place known for sand dunes (hot), salt flats (also hot) and rattlesnakes (hot and deadly).
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Board ‘Brawl’

Norman-based VicTim Games has released its first board game, ‘ScrumBrawl.’


Ryan Querbach
Two Oklahoma natives have a new game that will allow you to unleash your inner role-player.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Soda grows up

Whether you call it soda, pop or (the ill-advised) soda pop, fizzy drinks have gone fancy.

Food and Drink Features

Christina Nihira
While summer is still a scorching celebration, try treating yourself to a decadent soda. Curious cream sodas, spicy ginger ales, rich root beers, tart citrus beverages with genuine bitterness, complex colas — they’re all chilling out there beside surprising, one-of-a-kind flavors as diverse as cucumber, chocolate and jalapeño oil.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Virgin territory

7 sets of recently-opened restaurant doors

OKG7 Dining

Carol Smaglinski
“Hey, look at me!” These are the new kids on the block, and they need our support! One good thing about restaurants opening — other than offering darn good food, of course — is more job opportunities in the hospitality industry.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Under pressure

OKC implemented then rescinded a water-rotation program last week, and it might not be the last restriction during this scorching summer.


Clifton Adcock
For those spending time in a subterranean air-conditioned compound and not watching the weather: It’s hot outside.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011


South Korea’s award-winning ‘Poetry’ contains a lead performance so powerful, it transcends any boundaries of language.


Rod Lott
5:30 and 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Oklahoma City Museum of Art
415 Couch, 236-3100
Wednesday, July 20, 2011