This month marks the 20th year of MAPS in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoman and NewsOK give you a special presentation looking at the past, present and future of the initiative that transformed a city.
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Today's featured event:
RiverSport Rapids, 800 Riversport Drive, will host its inaugural RiverSport Rapids Memorial Day Festival from noon to 10 p.m. today.
Festivities include whitewater rafting, RiverSport Adventures, yard games, food trucks, a beer garden, food from the Big Water...
By Lillie-Beth Brinkman For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, May 28, 2016
Volunteers from a dozen area nonprofits who treat people with mental illness organized a flash mob Thursday to raise awareness of the disease and their efforts to fight it. The event was organized by North Care.
BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Thu, May 26, 2016
Uptown 23rd is set to see the first new construction of housing and retail in decades with final plans approved this week for a mixed-use development on an Oklahoma City corner once home to a Hemi’s Pizza.
BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer email@example.com | Published: Wed, May 25, 2016
On Wednesday, architect David Grooms told the Urban Design Commission the previous work done on the historic Gold Dome in Uptown Oklahoma City was not the appropriate shade and was applied without fixing existing issues with the geodesic roof structure.
By Josh Wallace, Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org | Updated: Wed, May 25, 2016
Police shot and killed a man Wednesday afternoon in downtown Oklahoma City, officials said. The shooting took place about 1:40 p.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of Amy's Noodle House, a restaurant at North Western Avenue and Sheridan Avenue.
May Avenue could reopen this week to limited traffic where the bridge over Northwest Expressway partially collapsed.
Plans are to restore one lane of traffic northbound and one lane southbound on the western spans of the bridge.
A 52-foot span on the east side fell onto Northwest...
With installation this month of the 38th sculpture, the initial phase of the Centennial Land Run Monument in Bricktown is complete.
The latest addition is a horse and rider, situated behind two leading horse-and-rider statues on the west side of Bricktown Canal.
Artist Paul Moore is...
Canton Lake reservoir has refilled and was releasing water into the North Canadian River at the rate of 77 cubic feet per second Monday.
Oklahoma City created a stir three years ago when water managers responding to drought drew down Canton Lake to replenish Lake Hefner.
In April 2013,...
Today's featured event:
The Myriad Botanical Gardens' Full Moon Bike Ride and Run returns for a new season at 7 tonight for the run and 8 tonight for the ride. Participants can meet at the Band Shell by the Great Lawn, just off Sheridan Avenue.
Join other runners in a 5K run, led by Ultramax...