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  • May Avenue bridge needed repairs before collapse, reports reveal

    May Avenue bridge needed repairs before... By William Crum Staff Writer wcrum@oklahoman.com | Published: Mon, May 30, 2016

    Oklahoma City's on-call bridge engineer, Olsson Associates, inspected the bridge after the May 19 mishap, clearing the city to reopen Northwest Expressway to traffic on May 21.

  • Snow cone stand debate sends chills through Plaza District

    Snow cone stand debate sends chills through... BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.com | Updated: Sat, May 28, 2016

    A contentious debate about a snow cone stand has surfaced over the future of Oklahoma City's Plaza District, revealing a divide between the area’s most prominent property owners, merchants and advocates.

  • 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: Sat, May 28, 2016

    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: Sat, May 28, 2016

    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.




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