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  • Metropolitan Library System updates its card catalog system

    By Matt Patterson, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014

    Oklahoma City’s Metropolitan Library System is closed this weekend but will re-open Tuesday with a re-vamped card catalog system.

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Aug. 31

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Aug 31, 2014

    Reception in Utah, Bedlam Dinner, Party in the Park, Farewell Event,

  • Peggy Gandy: Social Scene: Aug. 31

    By Peggy Gandy pagandy@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Aug 31, 2014

    Courage Awards, Dinner, Theater

  • 20/40/60 Etiquette: Should I send flowers?

    BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE | Published: Mon, Aug 25, 2014

    20/40/60 Etiquette: The women of 20-40-60 make recommendations on whether or not to visit a sick colleague in the hospital. The Oklahoman Features Editor Matt Price has the guest answer.

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Aug. 24

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    Picnic, Birthday Party, Dinner, Luncheon

  • Listing of the Week: 1423 Canterbury Place in Nichols Hill

    Published: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    The 3,469-square-foot home at 1423 Canterbury Place has four bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, two living rooms, two dining rooms and an attached two-car garage.

  • Oklahoma anniversaries, Aug. 23, 2014

    Published: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    Oklahoma anniversaries, Aug. 23, 2014

  • Nichols Hills Band to perform

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Tue, Aug 19, 2014

    The Nichols Hills Band will perform its final concert of the season at 7 p.m. Thursday at Kite Park.

  • Community briefs

    Published: Tue, Aug 19, 2014

    Community briefs

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette: Is email proper for condolences?

    BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    The women of 20-40-60 answer readers’ questions about proper etiquette. Yvette Walker has the guest answer.

  • Peggy Gandy: Social Scene: Aug. 17

    By Peggy Gandy pgandy@opubo.co, | Published: Sun, Aug 17, 2014

    Dinner and Dance, Reception, Golf

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Aug. 17

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Aug 17, 2014

    Dance Club, Birthday Party, National Honor, Advisory Dinner

  • Members named to Oklahoma Heritage Association and Gaylord-Pickens Museum's 2014-15 Teen Board.

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Fri, Aug 15, 2014

    Twenty-three high school students will serve on the teen board of the Oklahoma Heritage Association and Gaylord-Pickens Museum.

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette---Where are your manners?

    By Callie Gordon, Lillie-Beth Brinkman, Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    QUESTION: We just returned from a long overseas trip. After an already-long day, we got to the Dallas/Fort Worth airport for a several-hour layover until our Oklahoma City flight. The waiting room was very crowded. A group of six apparently unsupervised preteens was turning cartwheels, dancing in the aisles and shrieking across the room to each other. Emboldened by the glares and eye-rolling of other passengers, and knowing the mother would want someone to intervene, I approached the girls. I was shocked to find that two of the ones who appeared to be preteens were actually mothers of the others. Having gotten that far, I simply asked that they lower the decibel level and refrain from activities that might hurt others, as I

  • Helen Ford Wallace:Parties, Etc.: Aug. 10

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Aug 10, 2014

    Wedding Shower, Chef' Party, Open House

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Aug. 3

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Aug 3, 2014

    Garden Party, VIP Party, John Marshall Reunion, YWCA Labyrinth Dedication

  • Nichols Hills Band to perform Thursday

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Jul 23, 2014

    The Nichols Hills Band will perform Thursday in Kite Park

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: July 20, 2014

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Jul 20, 2014

    Reception, Bridal Party, Barbecue, Art Exhibit, Picnic

  • Nichols Hills residents celebrate independence

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Jul 8, 2014

    An early-morning parade launched Fourth of July celebrations in Nichols Hills.

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: July 6

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Jul 6, 2014

    50th Anniversary, California Debutante, Wedding Party, Shower, Joint Board Meeting, Picnic