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David Castillo, president/CEO of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce

Young prof Hispanic leaders craft skills

David Castillo’s Latino Leadership OKC class attended the Oklahoma City Council meeting Tuesday. The well-dressed, alert young adults took notes and watch intently. “Now more...
Cecilia Vargas sings a duet with Robert Ruiz

Mariachi festival promotes pride, prepares Hispanic youth

The Second Annual Anita Martinez Mariachi Festival kicked off a week of activity Thursday with a concert that featured visiting artists and local talent. Mariachi...
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...

Film *Paris is Burning* points to current realities in Oklahoma City

Tuesday night, the second night of OKC Pride Week, Banquet Cinema near downtown hosted the showing of Paris is Burning, a documentary that shocked many, and empowered countless others when it was released in 1991.
Gloria Torres and DACA recipients

DACA recipients, supporters speak out

Tuesday was a hard day for DACA recipients. Tears, hope, anger and bewilderment were all in display at a news conference in Oklahoma City and...
Sergio Ramirez exlains mural 2018

New mural improves evolving Capitol Hill streetscape

The original Capitol Hill commercial district south across the river from downtown Oklahoma City has gained a new mural created by one of the...

“Gay agenda” is following footsteps of Jesus says Pride service preacher

The first Pride ecumenical worship service in the history of Oklahoma City filled Mayflower Congregational Church Wednesday.
Plaza Mayor sign stranded

Stranded but resilient, Plaza Mayor merchants start over

Mall merchants were left stranded within weeks of the busiest shopping days of the year when Plaza Mayor mall closed Oct. 31. The notice they...

Series of firsts for Mayor Holt as OKC Pride Week begins with ceremony

Holt was the first mayor in the city's history to declare Pride Week as an official emphasis of the City . This year marks the 42nd Pride Week for the city.
Dodgers' third home season opener

Broad cross section of OKC metro at Dodgers home opener

“You couldn't ask for any nicer night for a home opener,” said Joshua Jarrell, a life-long baseball fan who was at the Bricktown Ballpark...