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Nonprofit Giving Guide

As the holidays approach, it’s time to remember the less fortunate in the community as well as those organizations that provide aide and services. Many struggle with daily expenses and often must make tough decisions when it comes to buying food, caring for children or the elderly and paying bills. Agencies throughout the metro offer

Parking woes

When the Oklahoma Tourism Department announced earlier this year that seven state parks would close due to budget cuts, the news was shattering to fans. Now, many of those parks are getting a second chance, thanks to community support and partnerships. In some cases, parks slated to close after this summer will remain open with

Follow the LEEDer

Those building green homes can follow guidelines or seek certification through two organizations. In Oklahoma, Guaranteed Watt Saver serves as a third party for those seeking certification that their homes are built to strict environmental standards. Andrea Palmer, national program coordinator for GWS in Oklahoma City, says the state and the metro area aren’t doing