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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Oklahoma city

Film schooled

A new book covers the story of the historic Film Row district being saved from slipping into obscurity.


Charles Martin
Oklahoma City: Film Row
1 p.m. Saturday
Joey’s Pizzeria
700 W. Sheridan
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

The debt deal

Oklahoma’s freshman congressman says the ‘war on debt’ is just getting started.


Clifton Adcock
The debt-ceiling fight that consumed politics and media for weeks came to a conclusion on Aug. 3 with President Barack Obama signing a hard-fought deal that would raise the nation’s credit limit and avoid default.
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Vending machines

What’s your poison: rock, funk, metal? Oklahoma City’s The Venditos offer ’em all.


Joshua Boydston
The Venditos with The Chloes and Em and the MotherBitches
8 p.m. Friday
VZD’s Restaurant & Club
4200 N. Western
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Church is in session!

Snag ‘Habits’ for free with the faithful Ryan Lawson.

Okie singer Ryan Lawson apparently has been hanging out with the slowcore psych-rock dudes from The Purple Church. It’s a cool collaboration — Lawson’s voice alters from his usual straightforward, distinct folk style to something more strained and animal-like.

by Matt Carney 08.12.2011 3 years ago
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Shadid's 'sacrifice'

Letters to the Editor

Johnny Roy
Regarding Clifton Adcock’s “Line in the sand” (News, Aug. 10, Gazette):
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Changing hands

A city board accepted ownership of downtown property in exchange for loan forgiveness.


Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Economic Development Trust approved a measure to allow the Myriad Gardens Foundation to sign over the deed for a downtown piece of property in exchange for the trust forgiving a loan taken out by the foundation to purchase the property.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Is that the best she could think of?

Steve McQueen, this guy ain't.


Gazette staff
Sergio Contreras-Sanchez, recently sentenced to 235 months in prison for a heroin-trafficking operation he ran in OKC, is not starting his stint in the pokey on his best foot.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Chinese buffet to benefit recovering deputy

Fundraiser set for Aug. 27 at Mr. Pho.

Food and Drink Features

Carol Smaglinski
Mark your calendars for Aug. 27, the Asian District’s benefit fundraiser for Maj. John Waldenville of the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s office.
Monday, August 15, 2011

Home this

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Calling all owners of historic homes and buildings!
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Pop this

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Don’t even act like your edge-of-puberty daughter doesn’t want you to take her to see Greyson Chance in concert.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011