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eastside grocery

Buy for Less owners promise full grocery on east side in 60-90 days

Owners of the Best Buy company announced late Friday that they intend to open an Uptown Grocery on the east side of Oklahoma City near NE 36th and N Kelley.

Judge orders Pride Alliance cannot use “OKC Pride” — only original org

The Oklahoma City Pride Alliance can no longer use the original and familiar "OKC Pride" brand phrase and logo per a judges order.
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, OKC, 2017

Diverse faith communities join for Thanksgiving service

Leaders and representatives of 11 faith communities helped lead the Interfaith Thanksgiving Service at Mayflower Congregational Church Tuesday. It was an extraordinary display of unity...
manuel perez park

Emotion and hope mark new Manuel Perez Park groundbreaking

It was an emotional event for most who attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the Manuel Perez Memorial to honor Congressional Medal of Honor recipients.
pride week

30th OKC Pride Parade draws big, diverse crowd

In its 30th year, the OKC Pride Parade provided another big, colorful, loud celebration of happy differences. OKC Pride Parade organizers reported 110 different groups...

Big yellow bus in Pride Parade marks shift for OKCPS

It almost looked like some confused school bus driver had lost his way and ended up in the OKC Pride Parade. But the appearance of...
First Americans

First Americans Museum offers honest history – hard truth at opening

The First Americans Museum (FAM) opening overarching theme was openness and blunt honesty about the hardship of the Native people in history.
Stop Killing Us!

Stop Killing Us! rally points to perils of black youth on Mother’s Day

After hearing two speeches at the Stop Killing Us! rally on Mother's Day, the group held a driving demonstration on N. Lincoln Boulevard.
Manuel Perez

New riverfront park to be named after Hispanic WWII hero

A new 27-acre riverfront park has been established by the Oklahoma City Council. A Hispanic WWII hero’s name will be transferred to it from...
jail trust

Shove over racial slur in meeting draws introspection from victims

A shove in a Jail Trust meeting January 4 could have resulted in charges for assault and battery but the one shoved has declined.