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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Oklahoma city

Papal state

Smoke ’em if you’ve got ’em! Smoking Popes do. Having survived the alt-rock fallout, they ironically enjoy playing to audiences more now than the ’90s.


Joshua Boydston
Smoking Popes with The Fellowship Students and They Stay Dead
8 p.m. Tuesday
The Conservatory
8911 N. Western, 607-4805
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

No bull

Get tempted by the flavors of Spain at this unique, enticing Bricktown restaurant.

Restaurant Reviews

Joshua Boydston
Bolero Spanish Grill & Tapas Bar faced many uncertainties when it opened in late 2009, and by that, I mean people uncertain of what tapas were.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Emergency functions

OKC leaders consider revamping the current arrangement for emergency medical services.


Clifton Adcock
The City Council is considering whether to continue with the current arrangement for ambulance services or turn the management over to the city or fire department.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Executive decision

Christina Fallin dresses like an extra in 'The Crow'...again


Gazette staff
A hyper-kinetic video on the online magazine’s site offered a “behind the scenes” look at the photo shoot, which juxtaposed Christina Fallin in her neo-goth attire against the columns at her momma’s Dutch Colonial mansion.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Bite size, 7-20-11

News and notes on OKC dining

Bite Size

Carol Smaglinski
There were swan songs for a few places around the metro recently.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Art festivals

Life’s more fun in the sun, according to organizers of Bricktown Art Festival.


Emily Summars
“Art Your World” at this weekend’s Bricktown Art Festival
Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 596-1687

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

97's in '11

Everything Old — as in Old 97’s — is new again, as the alt-country act keeps churning out ‘Fight Songs’ for fervent fans.


Stephen Carradini
Old 97’s with Robert Ellis, The Workweek, Kentucky Knife Fight and The Lusitania
7 p.m. Friday
113 N. Crawford, Norman, 820-0951
$15 advance, $20 door
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Storm watch

Photographer David Mayhew’s new exhibit illustrates the beauty in the beasts of severe weather.

Visual Arts

Ryan Querbach
Stormy Skies
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday through Sept. 3
Visions in the Paseo
2924 Paseo, 557-1229

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Garden variety

Gardens aren’t just for the backyard. Companies and organizations are getting their hands in the dirt, too.


Carol Cole-Frowe
Gardening humor is in full-flower in this year’s extended triple-digit dog days of summer.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011