Neighborhood news

News from and about the neighborhoods in Oklahoma City.

Homeless Alliance Day Shelter

Some shelters at capacity, struggle as power lost – UPDATED

As Oklahoma was rocked by an unseasonably early ice storm at the beginning of the week, the city’s shelter network hurried to develop a plan.

Food distribution by OKC Jewish community center meets growing need

Food insecurity in Oklahoma City showed at a food give-away by the Chabad Community Center for Jewish Life and Learning in The Village.
Monte Williams

Flood victim remembered by family and friends as loving, creative

Monte Williams's body has now been recovered after two full days of searching were unsuccessful. He was caught in floodwaters at Ski Island.

Redbud trees stand out in otherwise dreary times – go look!

During this time of COVID-19 isolation, some have discovered it’s quite easy to take a walk while still social distancing. And as you’re walking...
power outage

The Paseo plunged into darkness over 12 hours from truck-pole crash

A pickup crashed into a transmission line pole at N.W. 30th Street and Hudson Avenue Thursday around 9:00 p.m. radiating damage to a mile of poles.