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  • What to do in Oklahoma on May 28, 2016: Check out the first RiverSport Rapids Memorial Day Festival

    What to do in Oklahoma on May 28, 2016: Check... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 12 hr ago

    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...

  • Lofty expectations were worth the wait for Oklahoma City couple

    Lofty expectations were worth the wait for... By Tim Fall For The Oklahoman trfall@gmail.com | Updated: 15 hr ago

    Ryan and Taryn Clark moved to Oklahoma City from Houston in 2010, then they waited six years for Oklahoma City to come to them.

  • Flash mob performs to promote mental health awareness

    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.

  • OKC streetcar barn gets go-ahead

    By William Crum Staff Writer wcrum@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, May 27, 2016

    The Oklahoma City MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board recommended Thursday that the city council give the final OK to plans for structure.

  • A SHOP ON THE CORNER

    A SHOP ON THE CORNER BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.com | 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.

  • Oklahoma City shifts focus to streets

    By William Crum Staff Writer wcrum@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, May 26, 2016

    The poor condition of city streets has had the attention of motorists for a while in Oklahoma City. Officials seem to be getting the message.

  • Roof goof means repainting for Uptown's Gold Dome

    Roof goof means repainting for Uptown\'s Gold Dome BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.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.

  • Police shoot and kill man Wednesday in downtown Oklahoma City

    Police shoot and kill man Wednesday in downtown... By Josh Wallace, Staff Writer jwallace@oklahoman.com | 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 bridge may reopen to limited traffic

    May Avenue bridge may reopen to limited traffic  By William Crum Staff Writer wcrum@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, May 25, 2016

    May Avenue could reopen this week to limited traffic where the bridge over Northwest Expressway partially collapsed.

  • Where bridge fell, May Avenue could reopen to limited traffic this week

    Where bridge fell, May Avenue could reopen to... William Crum | Updated: Tue, May 24, 2016

    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...

  • Mary Eddy's Kitchen + Lounge eatery opens today at 21c Museum Hotel in Oklahoma City

    Mary Eddy\'s Kitchen + Lounge eatery opens today... By Dave Cathey Food Editor dcathey@oklahoman.com | Published: Tue, May 24, 2016

    The 21c Museum Hotel in Oklahoma City will not only celebrate its art, but also customers' experience in dining when Mary Eddy's Kitchen + Lounge opens.

  • Q&A with Tim L. Brassfield

    Q&A with Tim L. Brassfield BY PAULA BURKES | Published: Mon, May 23, 2016

    Amateur sports events bring in $35 million to Oklahoma's economy, according to the Oklahoma City All Sports Association.

  • Horse, rider added as Land Run Monument nears completion

    William Crum | Updated: Mon, May 23, 2016

    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, drawn down by Oklahoma City, is full again

    William Crum | Updated: Mon, May 23, 2016

    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,...

  • What to do in Oklahoma on May 23, 2016: Take part in the Myriad Gardens' Full Moon Bike Ride and Run

    What to do in Oklahoma on May 23, 2016: Take... Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Mon, May 23, 2016

    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...




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