Contributor Stories

  • Sun’s out, sunglasses on

    Linda Miller | Updated: Wed, Jun 10, 2015

    National Sunglasses Day is June 27. Celebrate with a new pair of shades

  • Dealing with the Dramatic Rise in Adult Acne Breakouts

    Veronica Davis | Updated: Tue, Jun 9, 2015

    Are you an acne sufferer who thinks treatment is a lost cause? You aren't alone. In fact, acne is growing at an alarming rate and it's not just a teenage hormone problem. But there is a solution. You just have to find what works for you.

  • Why traveling business leaders should use virtual phone systems

    Mariia Lvovych | Updated: Mon, Jun 8, 2015

    In order to make full use of all the available technologies in the industry, it may be necessary to do careful research and to contact some experts that are knowledgeable with phone services before you commit yourself to any.

  • Lane Bryant taps designer Christian Siriano for new line

    Linda Miller | Updated: Mon, Jun 8, 2015

    Christian Siriano, a “Project Runway” winner who has had his own designer collection since 2008, will bring his glamorous and modern designs to Lane Bryant.

  • Lemonade stand teaches kids business skills, encourages a heart for philanthropy

    Carla Meadows | Updated: Thu, Jun 4, 2015

    See how kids can turn the summertime tradition of running a lemonade stand into an important life lesson in entrepreneurship while inspiring community leadership.

  • Pop-up shop: Vintage fashion frames and sunglasses

    Linda Miller | Updated: Wed, Jun 3, 2015

    A collection of rare, original, vintage eyeglass frames and sunglasses is available Thursday and Friday at R Meyers.

  • Mary's Story: Education and Longevity

    Sean Rose | Updated: Wed, Jun 3, 2015

    With 40 years as an educator, 101-year-old Centenarian Mary Barber has many fond memories of her hometown of Tahlequah.

  • Save your high heels with Starlettos

    Linda Miller | Updated: Wed, Jun 3, 2015

    This shoe accessory stops high heels from sinking into grass at outdoor events or getting scraped and stuck while walking on uneven or stone walkways.

  • Actor Zachary Levi and David Coleman Discuss Nerd HQ San Diego Comic-Con Move, Plans

    Kerry Dixon | Updated: Tue, Jun 2, 2015

    Actor Zachary Levi and his lifestyle brand The Nerd Machine are returning to San Diego Comic-Con with their popular offsite event, Nerd HQ.

  • How Embracing Technology Can Give Your Business An Edge

    Veronica Davis | Updated: Tue, Jun 2, 2015

    Businesses that aren't strategically planning for the shift towards an increasingly connected digital world will face many challenges. Smart business owners are leveraging technology to enhance their services and better understand their customers.

  • 'Hoop Jumper' at OKCTC Native American New Play Festival

    Anna Holloway | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    Sixth annual festival production of "Hoop Jumper" by Tulsa native Vicki Lynn Mooney

  • Oh, what those 102 can do!

    Keith Dobbs | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    She's as sweet as the jam you'd put on your toast...but Ruth Jilge prefers gravy!

  • Don’t Forget Audio Visual When Wedding Planning

    Brad Poarch | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    Summer means wedding season is in full swing. Every bride and groom knows that weddings take months of planning and attention to detail. Make sure to make audio visual a part of your planning to make sure you and your guests can dance the night away.

  • Back Roads to Ball Games

    Keith Dobbs | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    Balls games, taxi rides and ambulance trips, this Okie has great stories!

  • Shawnee Socialite Recuperates at Local Rehabilitation Center

    Keith Dobbs | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    The front lines of Libya to the front lawns of Shawnee, this incredible lady is on the mend!

  • Bertha Clark: Spicy, Rare and Making Oklahoma History

    Keith Dobbs | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    An apple a day...along with a little Dr. Pepper and some pork skins...and an occasional trip to Wal-Mart has this Oklahoma centenarian turning 104!

  • Swimsuits for your body type

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    Be ready when the sun shines. Start shopping now for a swimsuit that enhances your assets and downplays what you don’t like.

  • Survey: Older women believe they get better with age

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, May 28, 2015

    A national survey reveals that stereotypes and notions about women and aging are changing for the better.

  • I Can't Complain, But Sometimes I Still Do

    Leslie Blanchard | Updated: Thu, May 28, 2015

    If you get a few minutes, check out the CDC’s 511-page report on the state of Americans’ health. Apparently, we have raised the most well-behaved teens since the government began collecting this data.

  • 3 Hot Summer Fashion Trends

    Veronica Davis | Updated: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Summer is just around the corner and that means that it's time to air out your closet and make room for the season's latest trends. From sea-inspired jewelry and retro hoops to elegant, peek-a-boo lace, summer 2015 is all about finding the right

  • Tequila Rising: America's Next Go-To Drink

    Veronica Davis | Updated: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Forget what you think you know about tequila. Americans are increasingly turning to this drink of choice as purer, single source tequilas hit the market. From party cocktails to a possible Taco Bell menu item, tequila is definitely on the rise.

  • 'You’ve Got Hate Mail' at The Boom in OKC

    Anna Holloway | Updated: Wed, May 27, 2015

    The off-broadway hit by comedian Billy Van Zandt plays at the Boom

  • Some very 'Good People' at Carpenter Square

    By Elizabeth Hurd | Updated: Tue, May 26, 2015

    Human struggles in South Boston at Carpenter Square Theatre

  • Rebel Wilson launching plus-size line at Torrid

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, May 26, 2015

    Actress Rebel Wilson puts her special spin and personal touches on an upcoming holiday fashion collection at Torrid.

  • Mental health organization celebrates 30 years in Oklahoma

    Jean Williams | Updated: Tue, May 19, 2015

    The Oklahoma chapter of The National Alliance on Mental Illness recently celebrated its 30-year anniversary by looking back at its progress and legislative efforts.



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