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Creative Oklahoma focuses on fostering Oklahoma’s creative community

Creative Oklahoma focuses on fostering Oklahoma’s creative community

Creative Oklahoma fosters innovative thinking and honors Oklahoma Creativity Ambassadors at its annual gala.

Jo Lynne Jones, Director of Development and Communications, with Nehemiah E. Ramirez at Infant Crisis Services, Inc.  mh

Kirkpatrick Family Fund distributes more than $1 million in grants

Sixty Oklahoma nonprofits will use the funds for arts, education, health, social services and other outreach programs.

Tiffany Batdorf, Adventure District manager, poses for a photo at Remington Park, Friday, Jan. 6, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Oklahoma City Adventure District celebrates BID status

The district hopes the business improvement district status attracts adventure seekers and big businesses.

Walking Western

The plan, culminated after a months-long study, would narrow traffic lanes and increase sidewalk space throughout the five-block area of Western. Proponents say it will create more appealing public space and ease parking and pedestrian concerns. “We can make Western Avenue a better place,” said Blair Humphreys, executive director of the Institute for Quality Communities

Still fancy

“Our long-term goal is to make Classen a beautiful boulevard that all of Oklahoma City can be proud of,” program manager Nicki Largent said. OKC Beautiful officially celebrated its anniversary with the Ruby Red Rendezvous dinner in August. The organization started in the 1960s as a beautification committee for the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, then

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