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Asian District launches diverse festival to celebrate culture with food, music


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Greg Horton
Chris Vannarath, a chiropractor in the Asian District and president of the Asian District Association, said Saturday's inaugural Asian Festival will be a cultural celebration and an introduction to ...
 
Thursday, November 13, 2008

Congregation uses innovative nonprofit ministry to build new church


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Greg Horton
Westside Christian Church, an Oklahoma City congregation, has teamed with an Enid nonprofit ministry to build a new facility by using an innovative construction partnership. Howard Faerber, Westside's...
 
Thursday, November 6, 2008

Oklahoma City-area churches may face IRS investigations


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Greg Horton
Two metro churches are facing possible Internal Revenue Service investigations because their pastors endorsed Sen. John McCain during the Sunday worship service on Sept. 28. Fairview Baptist Churc...
 
Thursday, October 9, 2008

OCU's Meinders School of Business hosts buddhist conference


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Greg Horton
Buddhists from around Oklahoma will gather at Meinders School of Business on the Oklahoma City University campus Friday evening and all-day Saturday for the 10th annual Oklahoma Buddhist Conference. T...
 
Thursday, October 2, 2008

Former Oklahoma governor co-chairs Catholics for McCain


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Greg Horton
Former Oklahoma Gov. Frank Keating, along with U.S. Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kan., chairs Catholics for McCain, a Washington, D.C.-based lobbying and grassroots-organizing group. According to Keating, ...
 
Thursday, September 18, 2008

Oklahoma City siblings create Bluetooth motorcycle helmet


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Greg Horton
Three Oklahoma City siblings are bringing Bluetooth to motorcyclists by integrating the technology into the helmet, freeing riders from clumsy cell phone calls and cumbersome headpieces. Blutek, the s...
 
Thursday, September 11, 2008

A Kindertransport kid found his way to Oklahoma


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Greg Horton
On Sept. 1, 1939, the last Kindertransport departed Nazi-occupied territory bound for England. From December 1938 to September 1939, an estimated 10,000 Jewish children " from infants to age 17 " were...
 
Thursday, September 11, 2008

Oklahoma college presidents not signing drinking-age petition


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Greg Horton
Presidents at more than 100 American universities, including some very prominent schools, are calling on elected officials to "support an informed and dispassionate debate" concerning the impact of th...
 
Thursday, August 28, 2008

Two metro men head to Canada to say vows


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Greg Horton
David McClendon and Matthew Haire will be flying to Vancouver, British Columbia, to be married on Aug. 29. The Norman couple will celebrate their eighth anniversary as partners by marrying in spite of...
 
Thursday, August 21, 2008

Conservative radio host, political activist plans local speech


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Greg Horton
Richard Land, a well-known conservative radio host and political activist, will be the keynote speaker for this year's Capital Baptist Association's ethics and religious liberty seminar Tuesday at the...
 
Thursday, August 14, 2008

Try these 20 wines, each available for less than $20


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Greg Horton
One of the joys of every oenophile is finding a little-known bottle hiding on the stacks at your favorite liquor store, taking it home and discovering you've made a great choice. Now that gas prices...
 
Thursday, July 17, 2008

Oklahoma senators sign CO2 emission declaration


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Greg Horton
Oklahoma Sens. Tom Coburn and James Inhofe are signatories on a new environmental statement co-written by the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, the Family Resear...
 
Thursday, July 17, 2008

Some Catholics propose opening ordination to women, the married


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Greg Horton
As of June 17, the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City's closing or reassigning seven churches in rural Oklahoma towns became effective. Churches in Grandfield, Maud and Rush Springs are shutting their doors...
 
Thursday, July 3, 2008

OU religious studies program has new head honcho


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Greg Horton
Charles Kimball, the former chair of the religious studies department at Wake Forest University and author of "When Religion Becomes Evil," will assume his new position as director of the religious st...
 
Thursday, June 12, 2008

Oklahoma FreeWheel will attract nearly 1,000 bicyclists


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Greg Horton
Starting Sunday, approximately 1,000 riders will participate in the 30th annual Oklahoma FreeWheel bicycle tour. The tour begins in Marietta, near the Texas border, and concludes six days and about 41...
 
Thursday, June 5, 2008
 
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