Author Archives: Kelley Chambers

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AIA announces architecture tour sites

  Eight properties will be featured on this year’s tour. The Walters Home: 6210 Riviera Drive. James Loftis Architects handled the renovation of this home built in 1963. The owners are former Oklahoma Gov. David Walters and his wife, Rhonda. The Walters bought the 7,800-square-foot house from Robert Hefner III. It is known as The Villa on Riviera. The house

Flip’s Wine Bar & Trattoria faces uncertain future

It was in response to a previous letter, dated Feb. 21, to the building’s owner, Grand Blvd. & Western LLC, that included a request by Flip’s co-owner Betsy Mitschke, to extend the lease one year for the property at 5801 N. Western Ave. In the letter of response from the owner, it stated the lease

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Owner of The Journal Record files for bankruptcy

In a statement, the company said the filing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court would allow it to continue to honor obligations to its employees, customers and vendors. As a part of the bankruptcy filing, the company’s founder and CEO, James P. Dolan and COO Scott Pollei have resigned. The Journal Record President and Publisher Mary Mélon’s

Commercial Real Estate

OKLAHOMA COUNTY Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC purchased an 11,920-square-foot industrial building at 2701 S. Council Road for $1.6 million from Tire Centers LLC. It was built in 2001 and 2002. Bob Puckett with Price Edwards & Co. handled the transaction. Stewart Abstract and Title handled the closing. New Page LLC purchased the former Page

Live and Let Dine

Cheever’s Cafe 2409 N. Hudson Ave. 525-7007 I have a reputation for possessing a fairly finicky palette, and the one thing I’ve always loved about Cheever’s is its unwavering excellence. I never go without ordering the quinoa avocado salad and either the fish special or the tilapia. And if there’s anyone out there who has