• Oklahoma City resale shop benefits YWCA, community

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    Filled with home decor, clothing, shoes, hand bags, books, jewelry and cosmetics, Our Sisters’ Closet provides funding for the YWCA of Oklahoma City’s programs and projects, said Cindy Reynolds, the shop’s director of retail operations.


  • Your daughter is watching: another reason to stop the self-hate

    Wendy Jessen, FamilyShare | Updated: Thu, Apr 30, 2015

    Your personal hate is contagious. What are you passing down to your daughter?

  • AAA Michigan: Gas prices go up 7 cents in past week to $2.56

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan reports gas prices statewide have gone up by about 7 cents in the past week, increasing for the third week in a row. The Dearborn-based auto club says the average price per gallon of self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was $2.56 on Sunday. That's about $1.12 less than a year ago. AAA Michigan surveys daily fuel costs at 2,800 gas stations in the state. The club says the lowest price was about $2.49 per gallon in the Marquette area, and the highest price was about $2.63 a gallon in the Lansing/East Lansing area.

  • Calling all dads — can you handle these 30 tasks that mothers do every day?

    Herb Scribner, Deseret News | Updated: Fri, May 1, 2015

    A new challenge based in Australia is aiming to see if dads can complete the tasks that mothers do every day.

  • Taking a Different Path

    By Derinda Blakeney, OSU Center for Veterinary Health Sciences | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Future vet getting his DVM degree — at age 49

  • From High School to Higher Ed

    By Karolyn Bolay, Oklahoma State University | Updated: Fri, May 1, 2015

    OSU’s resources smooth the transition to college

  • Putting It All Together

    By Christy Lang, OSU College of Education | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    ARtS Initiative fuses arts with active citizenship

  • Sister support: Oklahoma City resale shop benefits YWCA, community

    By Carla Hinton, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Filled with home decor, clothing, shoes, hand bags, books, jewelry and cosmetics, Our Sisters’ Closet provides funding for the YWCA of Oklahoma City’s programs and projects, said Cindy Reynolds, the shop’s director of retail operations.

  • A Haven for Pets in Life’s Storms

    By Derinda Blakeney, OSU Center for Veterinary Health Sciences | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Cohn program offers lifetime of care for four-legged family members

  • Drumming Up Success

    By Brian Petrotta, OSU College of Arts and Sciences | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    OSU’s marching band ‘makes the dream work’

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette: New graduate prefers cash instead of party, gifts

    BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    I am 59 and graduating in May. My friends want to give me a party. I really don’t want a bunch of gifts I won’t use, but I’d rather have cash as I have mega student loans to repay. How would I word this on the invitation?

  • Ranch helps kids deal with struggles

    By Alex Strohm, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Cargo Ranch is an Oklahoma nonprofit that works to give kids hope amidst difficult life situations.

  • Dave Says: Lawsuit settlement isn't worth guilty conscience

    BY DAVE RAMSEY, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Dave Ramsey: Taking a lawsuit settlement offer even though no harm was inflicted is morally wrong no matter how much it is.

  • We The People: Old record research is subject of Muskogee genealogical presentation

    BY SHARON BURNS, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Sharon Burns: J. Mark Lowe will be the guest speaker at the Muskogee Public Library and Muskogee County Genealogical Society event May 22-23 at 801 W Okmulgee, Muskogee.

  • THE ARCHIVIST: Oklahoma 's own is performing again

    By Mary Phillips, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    “Robin Hood and Little John Walkin’ through the forest Laughin’ back and forth At what the other'ne has to say Reminicin’, this-’n’-thattin’ Havin’ such a good time Oo-de-lally, Oo-de-lally Golly what a day.” Perhaps you've heard the above lyrics sung along to the Android commercial titled “Friends Forever.” Introduced on television in February, it can also be seen on the Internet. The short film shows unexpected animal friends, such as a dog and an orangutan, an elephant and a sheep, a horse and some goats, a tiger and a bear, among others, frolicking, sleeping or just being together as the singer sings his song.

  • Q&A on Collecting: Lemonade set is sweet inheritance

    BY ANNE MCCOLLAM, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Anne McCollam answers readers’ questions about the value of their antiques.

  • Oklahoma runestone is impressive but not from Vikings, Swedish scholar says

    By Josh Wallace, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Swedish scholar Henrik Williams does not think the Heavener runestone was carved by Vikings, but he said Oklahomans should be proud of it and other runestones.

  • Millennials are driving less, and here's why

    Lois M. Collins, Deseret News | Updated: Fri, May 1, 2015

    Teens are not driving as much as their parents, and they're not lining up to get their licenses, either. But whether it marks a new trend that will endure or not is unknown. And the theories range from recession to generational preference.

  • Spanish Queen wins $200,000 Honeymoon Stakes at Santa Anita

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Spanish Queen won the $200,000 Honeymoon Stakes for 3-year-old fillies by 1 1/2 lengths Sunday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Brice Blanc, Spanish Queen ran 1 1/8 miles on turf in 1:47.24 and paid $8, $4.60 and $3.80. Sharla Rae returned $31 and $16 as the longest shot in the field at 48-1. Spirit of Xian was another 2 3/4 lengths back in third and paid $3.80 to show. Spanish Queen sped through an opening two paths off the rail turning for home to earn her first stakes victory. "Ninety percent of the horses wouldn't have gone through that hole, but she didn't chicken out on me," Blanc said. "She's got a big heart and I was able to maneuver her. She's professional, she loves racing, even when sh

  • 3 new miniature golf courses in works for Harrison County

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Three miniature golf courses are in the works in Harrison County. If all three open, they'll bring competition the pastime hasn't seen on the Mississippi Coast since Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1GS0X21 ) that one's being built in Gulfport, and others are planned in Gulfport and D'Iberville. The Big Play Family Fun Center in Biloxi, which opened in 2010, is among only a few on the Coast, it reported. Robert Van Horn said he's opening Banana's Miniature Golf & Arcade this summer in Gulfport for a simple reason: "I have a 12-year-old and a 14-year-old, and I found myself going to Destin and Panama City, Fla., to play. I feel the town here really needs somethin

  • Edmond Exchange

    BY DIANA BALDWIN | Updated: 11 hr ago

    Edmond Exchange, a weekly wrap-up of what is going on in Edmond.




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