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OKG Newsletter


Topic: OKLAHOMA GAZETTE

Labor pains


Letters to the Editor

Glen Garcia
Anyone who knows the history of the labor and Progressive movements in this country, especially during the period of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, knows that the Jewish community was deeply involved in liberal, progressive causes in this country, right through to the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Crossed wires

Councilman Shadid hopes to formalize procedures that give the public and City Council more time to consider measures.


News

Clifton Adcock
A measure by Ward 2 Councilman Ed Shadid that would give more public notice and more time for the Oklahoma City Council to consider certain measures may include language on agenda-item deferrals as well.
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

The other white

Americans buy more Sauvignon Blanc than any white besides Chardonnay, and this old favorite is undergoing a transformation.


Food and Drink Features

Greg Horton
Sauvignon Blanc is second only to Chardonnay in acres of white grapes planted in California, but the Golden State hasn’t determined the style of this American favorite in the last few years.
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

PR BS

Isn't that the reality show where she tries to eat 100 donuts a day for 100 days?


CFN

Gazette staff
Lots of press releases cross our desk. Recently, these titles least screamed “Stop the presses!”
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

In the jailhouse now

Well, that’s one way to celebrate the Fourth of July


CFN

Gazette staff
Last week in Norman, a 50-year-old man pleaded guilty to conspiracy to sell a dead bald eagle and its feathers, according to The Norman Transcript.
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Honky top

How you like him now?


CFN

Gazette staff
Toby Keith’s secret to success? Blame it on the worm.Forbes magazine — that’s the one about the money, y’all — last month placed the Oklahoman on its annual list of the World’s 25 Highest-
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Urban instruction

A site has been selected for a downtown elementary, which some hope will be established as a charter school.


News

Kelley Chambers
Despite sentimental attachments, a 1910 school building in downtown Oklahoma City will not be the home of a planned elementary school, although one will be built.
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Geek love

Satisfy your inner nerd at Science Museum Oklahoma’s gift shop.


Features

Jenny Coon Peterson
Guess what comes out in two days? I’ll give you a hint: It’s on the cover; I’ve blogged/talked/wrote about it kind of incessantly; I may or may not be wearing a T-shirt dedicated to it right now.
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Saddle up

Ten events comprise the International Finals Youth Rodeo.


Youth

Alex Ewald
19th annual International Finals Youth Rodeo
Wednesday-Friday
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Paul revered

After folk musician Ellis Paul needed his fans’ help — and got it — he’s been crafting his finest songs ever in thanks.


Music

Joshua Boydston

Ellis Paul
7 p.m. Friday
The Blue Door
2805 N. McKinley
bluedoorokc.com, 524-0738
$20 advance, $25 door

 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
 
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