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OKC student discovers butt music


CFN

Gazette staff
Stop looking. For the multitudes wondering about those music notes painted on the posterior of European artist Hieronymous Bosch in the 1500 painting The Garden of Earthly Delights, your week has been made.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Lots of class. Literally.


CFN

Gazette staff
If you hear a building chorus of “We Are the World” coming from Norman, do not be alarmed; that’s just the sound of the record-breaking largest Davis United World College (UWC) Class starting the year at the University of Oklahoma.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Quote of the week


CFN

Gazette staff
Quote of the week.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Gazette Poll: Big win, again

Mick Cornett won a record fourth term as Oklahoma City mayor. A News9/Oklahoma Gazette poll highlights what may or may not have worked for Cornett and his opponents.


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Jennifer Chancellor
In last week’s election, Mayor Mick Cornett’s two-to-one victory over challenger Ward 2 Councilman Ed Shadid indicated that traditional voters dominated the turnout of 47,963.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Nice curves

Chesapeake properties sell to national retail company.


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Kelley Chambers
An Ohio-based real estate investment trust recently purchased three highprofile Oklahoma City retail properties and adjoining land from Chesapeake Energy Corp.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Up and away

Will Rogers World Airport is set for a $70 million terminal expansion.


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Kelley Chambers
U.S. Airways plans to add nonstop service between Oklahoma City and Charlotte, N.C., beginning July 2.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Smart start

Oklahoma City is one of eight cities nationally invited to a seminar about the best use for vacant properties.


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M.A. Smith
Officials say Oklahoma City’s abandoned and vacant properties are reducing property values. They are taking steps to fix the problem.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The art of science

Nobel Prize winner to speak at USAO Symposium.


News

Devon Green

The Emerson-Wier Liberal Arts Symposium Keynote Address

7:30 p.m. Thursday

Te Ata Memorial Auditorium

University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

1727 W. Alabama Ave., Chickasha

usao.edu/emerson-wier-symposium

224-3140

 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Nonpartisan race?

Are Oklahoma City mayoral elections truly nonpartisan? Oklahoma Gazette research shows that they may not be.


News

Gazette staff
Unless an Oklahoma municipality decides otherwise, state law requires municipal elections to be conducted on a nonpartisan basis. Oklahoma City’s charter provides that no party emblem or party designation shall appear on the ballot, but the charter does not require the election to be conducted “on a nonpartisan basis.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Wounded warriors

The Gary Sinise Foundation teams up with the community to help a wounded U.S. Army veteran get a home.


News

Devon Green
Rusty Dunagan, a retired U.S. Army staff sergeant, lost two legs and an arm when an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated while he was serving in Afghanistan in 2010.
 
Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Hey there, sexy


CFN

Gazette staff
If you’re prone to complain about your sex life, hey, it could be worse.
 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Gill’s dream pays off ... finally


CFN

Gazette staff

Country Radio Broadcasters honored Oklahoma City-raised Vince Gill with a career achievement award on Feb. 18.

 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Inhofe bashes proposed bill


CFN

Gazette staff
When we think of Oklahoma politicians, we don’t often think of civil servants reaching out a helping hand or offering friendly advice to third-world countries, but that’s exactly what Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Tulsa) has been doing.
 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Sooners are the best


CFN

Gazette staff
The best place to live in Oklahoma is Norman. Don’t even argue.
 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Living proof

First downtown resident survey gives snapshot of who lives downtown and what they would like to see going forward.


News

Kelley Chambers
The residents have spoken — downtown residents, that is.
 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
 
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