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Space heater for your heart

Forget starting a fire! These holiday treats will have you warmed up in no time.


Food and Drink Features

Luke Atkinson
Some holiday sippers locate the nearest bottle of whiskey and mix up a makeshift hot-chocolate treat, but that isn’t what Christmas is about.
 
Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Golden Graham

Metro-based Graham Industries covers everything from water filtration, antimicrobial research to — yes — customized concealed weapons.


News

Luke Atkinson
What do crime scene clean-up, water filtration, antimicrobial research and customized concealed weapon development have in common? Not much, until businessman Nathan Graham put them all under one roof.
 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Neighborhood haunts

Not ready to take a dive? Some joints offer more than a scruffy exterior.


Food and Drink Features

Luke Atkinson
Whether a bar can be classified as a “dive” is somewhat open to interpretation.
 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Bar exam

Pop quiz: Where can you test your knowledge and share some drinks? Trivia night at local bars.


Features

Luke Atkinson
During the week, bars seem to have something missing from their social life.
 
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Growing rowing


Sports

Luke Atkinson
USRowing will consolidate its lightweight training center operations at the Oklahoma City National High Performance Center on the Oklahoma River.
 
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Wanda Jo Peltier and Mike Christian battle for the south-side OKC House seat


News

Luke Atkinson
The candidates for House District 93 are ramping up their campaigns and slinging some mud in preparation for the next vote.
 
Thursday, October 7, 2010

Nearly $10 million in MAPS 3 money has been collected; Citizens Advisory Board to meet


News

Luke Atkinson
The MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board will meet for the third time in its monthly meeting Thursday.The board plans to hear more presentations and receive updates on revenue collection for the $777 millio...
 
Thursday, July 22, 2010

Two Republicans face only a primary for outgoing Sen. Glenn Coffee's District 30 seat


News

Luke Atkinson
Primary voters in District 30 will choose between two candidates for their next state senator.After exhausting term limits, Senate President Pro Tempore Glenn Coffee is stepping down from the Legislat...
 
Thursday, July 22, 2010

Three Democrats seek nomination in House District 93, with winner facing Republican incumbent


News

Luke Atkinson
Three candidates will make up the ballot for the Democratic primary race for District 93 state representative.Jeff PackhamWanda Jo PeltierWilfredo Santos-RiveraWho can vote Voters will choose between ...
 
Thursday, July 15, 2010

Amputee Katie Holloway hopes to inspire youth to play adaptive sports like sitting volleyball


News

Luke Atkinson
Katie Holloway personifies resilience.The 24-year-old Washington native has always believed in working hard to achieve her goals. Her tenacity has garnered quite the trophy case: medals from world cha...
 
Thursday, July 8, 2010

The modern streetcar not doing it for you? We've got alternative modes of transportation lined up


News

Luke Atkinson
Although there are variables yet to be determined in planning the city's future of transit, the streetcar is one decision already made.It began in June 2004 when Metro Transit launched the Fixed Guide...
 
Thursday, July 1, 2010

MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board plans second meeting to help $777-million project come to life


News

Luke Atkinson
The MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board will conduct its second scheduled meeting at 10 a.m. Thursday in the City Council Chamber at City Hall. The members will receive additional knowledge on the projects...
 
Thursday, June 24, 2010

With public meetings and citizen input, three possible streetcar routes materialize


News

Luke Atkinson
Decisions on the route designation for the city's future streetcar system are one step closer to being finalized.The Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority completed its series of "Let'...
 
Thursday, June 10, 2010

Oklahoma City among 75 cities hosting a walk to support the National Alliance for Mental Illness


News

Luke Atkinson
National Alliance on Mental Illness' seventh annual 5K walk 8 a.m. Saturday Stars and Stripes Park, near N. Portland Avenue and S. Lake Hefner DriveRegister by calling 230-1900freeAn Oklahoma gro...
 
Thursday, May 20, 2010

Leave school behind and get to one of these local live music festivals


Music

Luke Atkinson
Summer Breeze Concert SeriesSunday-sept. 19FreeThe Performing Arts Studio of Norman begins its summer-long music showcase on Sunday. Hosty Duo will kick off the "Summer Breeze" concert series at 7:30 ...
 
Thursday, May 20, 2010
 
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