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Oklahoma City among top 20 strongest metros for tenth consecutive quarter

While the majority of the cities evaluated saw high unemployment rates, rising foreclosures and other negative economic indicators, Oklahoma City saw a positive trend in nearly all areas. “Oklahoma City is consistently faring well economically, especially considering that much of the nation is still feeling the effects of the recession,” said Eric Long, research economist,

Tails from the road

These days, you can find her driving around Oklahoma City in a green and white Sprinter van running the Happy Tails Mobile Veterinary Clinic, complete with a surgery table, anesthesia, cages, refrigerator and a diagnostics lab to run fluid samples. Acton has “being doing the mobile thing” for two-and-a-half years now, and is a living

Expert Q&A: Transportation

Who rides the bus in Oklahoma City? RC: Metro Transit’s community of riders is comprised of every gamut of Central Oklahoma’s population. More than 10,000 trips are taken daily, resulting in nearly 3 million trips annually system-wide. Our Special Services division serves more than 4,000 Central Oklahomans with disabilities by providing easy transportation access to

Whatever happened to that?!?

Some projects took off and did well, while others never came to fruition. Some just fell off the radar. OKCBiz takes a look at some of these commercial projects to see whether these deals are moving forward or dead in the water. Simply put, “Whatever happened to that?!?” Twelve Twelve Building 1212 N. Walker Ave.