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Flower power

Shop your little local heart out.


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Jenn Scott
When your friend, who is the bride-to-be, makes a last-minute decision that she wants bouquets at her wedding ceremony, panicking will just waste time.
 
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

'Rest of OKC'

You didn’t even get to vote on these categories! So we did it for you...


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Rod Lott
Once more, we not-so-proudly present a handful of additional lists, in an attempt to satiate your need to have everything numbered in a nice, orderly fashion, but not necessarily limited to five slots.
 
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

‘It ignited the country’

A milestone in the civil rights movement took place in OKC 55 years ago this week with the drugstore sit-ins.


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Dawn Watson
Fifty-five years ago this month, Ayanna Najuma took a seat and helped start a movement that transformed Oklahoma City and the country.
 
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Weather won’t be the same

Jump back, Loretta! Longtime TV meteorologist and all-around icon Gary England will do his final weathercast Friday night.


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Greg Elwell
After 41 years as chief meteorologist for KWTV 9, Gary England is stepping away from the camera.
 
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Keeping order

Sekhet Bast Ra offers an oasis to people seeking a different sort of spirituality.


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Louis Fowler
Driving south on N. Pennsylvania Ave., just before N.W. 23rd St., is an old shopping center that hosts, most notably, a Domino’s Pizza. But just a few doors down, at 2714 N. Penn. Ave., in the otherwise-threadbare frontage, is a striking mural of a winged goddess that almost begs one to stop and investigate.
 
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Tell me a story

Oklahoma City's 33rd Storytelling Festival will feature a variety of entertainers and workshops.


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Molly Evans
Oklahoma City Storytelling Festival
Friday-Saturday
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
artscouncilokc.com
$3-$10
270-4848
 
Friday, August 23, 2013

Bead adieu

Shop your little local heart out.


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Jenn Scott
My most recent retail pursuit has been that of mala beads.
 
Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Happy campers

A chance to enjoy Mother Nature is closer than you might think.


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Heide Brandes
The sun was just rising over the stone peaks of the Wichita Mountains when Elena Farrar heard a commotion in her campsite. A loud commotion.
 
Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Smoked out

You don't even need fire!


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Jenn Scott
You might have noticed the rising popularity of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigs if you don’t have time for all those syllables. Some look like regular cigarettes, while others resemble futuristic wands.
 
Wednesday, August 14, 2013

No bones about it

An annual benefit gala raises money for service dogs


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Aimee Williams
Canines and Cowboys Gala
6-11 p.m. Saturday
Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center
1700 W. Independence, Shawnee
cci.org/swevents
$30
800-572-2275
 
Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Close as a Blade

A longtime radio DJ in the metro joins the online revolution with Bladerunner Radio.


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Shawn Lealos
The iconic DJ Wolfman Jack was the lynchpin of the 1973 film American Graffiti, bringing together different groups of misfit kids through radio in a way that nothing else could. That sort of connection is what longtime Oklahoma City DJ the Bladerunner feels is missing from today’s radio waves.
 
Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Blown away

Shop your little local heart out.


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Jenn Scott
The latest in beauty trends includes blowing.
 
Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Do it yourself

OKC residents turn to crowd-sourcing their artistic and entrepreneurial visions.


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Molly Evans
Self-starters, DIY-ers and crowd-sourcers around the world use websites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo to see whether their particular project sinks or swims in the vast sea of online indie-enthusiasts.
 
Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Packed up


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Jenn Scott
Being an adult isn’t too bad.
 
Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Prana power

Get a workout and help your lungs while supporting a great cause.


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Aimee Williams
Breathe In, Help Out
9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday
Hidden Dragon Yoga
26 N.E. 10th
748-4674
$10
 
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
 
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