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Kirk Hall, President of the Fred Jones Family Foundation presents Tonya Ratcliff, Executive Director of Pepper Ranch, with a check for $75,000 for the 2016 Mary Eddy Jones Signature Gift.

Peppers Ranch awarded grant for its work with foster youth, parents

Peppers Ranch awarded grant for its work with foster youth, parents

“Peppers Ranch is a community of like-minded foster parents,” said Tonya Ratcliff. “There are 13 houses at Peppers Ranch, and each one is rented by a foster family who must have a minimum of five foster children.”

(Photos Garett Fisbeck / Photo illustration Christopher Street / Oklahoma Gazette)

Cover Story: Local Santas bring the legend to life

“I do believe if there wasn’t a Christmas, we’d have to invent one,” he said.

Cheri Fuller poses for a photo with boxes of letters and books to be sent to children of parents who are incarcerated at the Oklahoma Messages Project in Edmond, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Oklahoma organization delivers special Christmas messages to children of inmates

Oklahoma Messages Project videotapes incarcerated parents reading books to their children.

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St. Anthony and Oklahoma City Museum of Art team up for children’s art outlet

The Healing Arts program helps children develop ways to communicate their emotions and healthy coping mechanisms.

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Indie Trunk Show features unique gifts by local crafters and small business owners

“People call it a craft show, but it’s more than that,” Lea said.

The former Capitol Hill Library location closed this summer and moved to a temporary location while a new library is being constructed. | Photo Garett Fisbeck

New Capitol Hill Library site on track

The new library will feature a large meeting room, a children’s activity area, four study rooms and space for modern technology like computers.

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