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  • 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...

  • #OKC Boxscore

    #OKC Boxscore By William Crum Staff Writer wcrum@oklahoman.com | Updated: Sun, May 22, 2016

    William Crum: #OKC Boxscore is a weekly look at Oklahoma City civic affairs.

  • Reports listed collapsed May Avenue bridge as structurally deficient

    By William Crum Staff Writer wcrum@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, May 20, 2016

    Inspection records released Friday by the city of Oklahoma City showed problems noted in 2008 also were present when the 64-year-old May Avenue bridge last was inspected in August 2014.

  • Study says historic tax credits boost Oklahoma's economy with job creation

    Study says historic tax credits boost... By Steve Lackmeyer Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, May 20, 2016

    The study by Place Economics was commissioned as Oklahoma lawmakers last month considered cutting the tax credit as part of a an array of possible responses to a $1.3 billion budget shortfall. The historic tax credits were later dropped from incentives targeted for elimination.

  • Camera ready: Exchange on Film Row looks to re-energize downtown Oklahoma City block party with music, family-friendly appeal

    Camera ready: Exchange on Film Row looks to... By Nathan Poppe Entertainment Writer npoppe@oklahoman.com | Updated: Thu, May 19, 2016

    Exchange on Film Row organizer Douglas Sorocco called his Dunlap Codding law firm's relocation from a high-rise to Film Row "a move to connect with the community." That connection has never been more obvious than with Friday's Exchange on Film Row, a food trucking, pop-up shopping and musical...

  • Oklahoma City's Downtown Design Review Committee appears to take issue with Automobile Alley project's balconies.

    Oklahoma City\'s Downtown Design Review... BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, May 20, 2016

    The Downtown Design Review Committee has yet to approve property owner Safdar Muhammad's development at the north entry to the Automobile Alley district near downtown Oklahoma City. The two-month dispute appears to be over the building's balconies.

  • Oklahoma City University awards honorary degree to OKC's city manager

    Oklahoma City University awards honorary degree... William Crum | Updated: Thu, May 19, 2016

    Oklahoma City's city manager, Jim Couch, received an honorary Doctor of Public Administration degree from Oklahoma City University at commencement exercises on May 7.  Couch was appointed city manager in 2000 and is Oklahoma City's longest-serving city manager. He...

  • H&8th Night Market reveals June music lineup

    H&8th Night Market reveals June music lineup Nathan Poppe | Updated: Thu, May 19, 2016

    Don't forget that your ears can get just as hungry as your stomach. When Oklahoma City's biggest food truck and music celebration returns 6 to 11 p.m June 3 for its newly annual party, you can expect a healthy amount of live performances during the free to attend family- and...

  • Local artists, students bring 'Jungle Book' to life at Oklahoma City's Myriad Gardens

    Local artists, students bring \'Jungle Book\' to... By Josh Wallace Staff Writer jwallace@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, May 19, 2016

    Artists and students from across the Oklahoma City metro area brought with them the “bare necessities” to bring “The Jungle Book” alive as part of the Myriad Botanical Gardens’ spring festival.

  • Assembling art serves as theme for car-plant-turned museum/hotel in Oklahoma City

    Assembling art serves as theme for... BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, May 19, 2016

    Ford Model T plant that opened in 1916 will to be rechristened a 21c Museum Hotel when it opens next month in Oklahoma City's Film Row district.




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