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Expert Q&A: Small Business

Q: If a person is interested in starting a new business, where would be the best place to start? A: Deciding on what need the business is going to fulfill would be a great start. Many new businesses are simply jumping on the bandwagon of an existing idea. A potential business owner must differentiate their

Cleveland connections

What once was known solely as an industrial city on the banks of Lake Erie has transformed itself into a cultural hub with a lively downtown dining and entertainment scene, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, and three professional sports teams all within the central business district. Outside of downtown, several districts

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THEATER 100 Years of Broadway Feb. 12-17 From The Phantom of the Opera to Les Misérables, some of the Great White Way’s all-time finest musicals are celebrated in Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway. The revue stages Feb. 12-17 at Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker. Tickets are $15- $50. Call 297-2264 or visit

Building bridges

The Oklahoma Arts Council, which supports arts and education through grants, developing programs and services for the arts, wants that economic boom to continue. “We’ve seen an explosion of the arts and cultural industry in Oklahoma,” says Kim Baker, executive director of the Oklahoma Arts Council. “In a 2009-10 economic impact study we had commissioned

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MUSIC The Avett Brothers July 27 Still coasting on the success of their major-label debut, the acclaimed Avett Brothers return to town with more sibling revelry. They’ll play their rootsy folk rock 8 p.m. July 27 at Chesapeake Arena, 100 W. Reno. Tickets are $35-$39.75. Call 800-745-3000 or visit chesapeakearena.com. BOOKS James Rollins July 17

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ARTInterstate Icons & Roadside Attractions Feb. 1-4Steer your way to the state Capitol, 313 N.E. 21st, by Feb. 4 for a peek at Newkirk watercolor artist Caryn Morgan’s exhibit. “Interstate Icons & Roadside Attractions” features renderings of 200 vintage signs. Admission is free. Visit arts.ok.gov.   MUSIC Winter Jam Feb. 28Christian music’s largest annual tour,

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ART The Sun and His Wife Jan. 28-31 Depicting ceremonial and domestic life among Southwest Indians, approximately 50 works comprise “The Sun and His Wife,” on display from Jan. 28 to May 13, at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd. Admission is $12.50. Call 478-2250 or visit nationalcowboymuseum.org. Illuminations: Rediscovering the Art