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Owner of The Journal Record files for bankruptcy

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

New & Expanding

OKLAHOMA COUNTY State Farm leased 78,181 square feet of office space in REHCO Ford at 14220 N. Broadway Ave. Derek James with Price Edwards & Co. handled the transaction. Fresh Food Wholesale Inc. leased a 37,442-square-foot building at 3501 N. Santa Fe Ave. Brett Price with Newmark Grubb Levy Strange Beffort represented the landlord and

On the Scene

Russell Claus Celebration and Going Away Party 1 Judy Hatfield, Russell Claus, Meg Salyer 2 Cynthia Reid, Cathy O’Connor, Terry Taylor 3 Diana Wall, Barbara Denny, Sharon Astrin, Lindsey Pever, Kurt Foreman Opening Reception for Myriad Botanical Gardens Fine Art Series featuring Benjamin Harjo Jr. 4 Barbara and Benjamin Harjo Jr. 5 Charles Kennedye and

Appointment Book

PERFORMANCE Mozart & Mahler March 1 Norman-native Yolanda Kondonassis returns to Oklahoma to perform Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp accompanied by flutist Marina Piccinini. For Mahler: Symphony No. 1, Kondonassis will be joined by the full orchestra led by Joel Levine. The performance is at Civic Center Music Hall in the Thelma E. Gaylord

Day in the Life

2:55 a.m.: My day starts early. My 14-year-old husky, who has equilibrium issues and arthritis, informs me that it’s time to go out. He waits for nobody. He runs this house. 3:10 a.m.: I question if my wife knows I was up. She sleeps peacefully, or so I assume. Maybe she was playing “sound asleep”

ProFile: Joe Pierce, principal of John W. Rex Elementary School

But now, the first principal of Oklahoma City’s Downtown charter school hopes that he’s leading up to something truly amazing. John W. Rex Elementary School is under construction at 500 W. Sheridan Ave. and will eventually house as many as 500 students, though only prekindergarten, kindergarten and first and second grades will be offered when