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Entries from May 2012

The Paseo Arts District

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One of my favorite parts of Oklahoma City is the Paseo Arts District.  It’s a really neat little cultural area full of fun shops and restaurants.  But you could say that about a number of places.  What makes the Paseo different?  It’s difficult to put it into words.  Part of it includes the events, workshops, and classes the Paseo offers.  Part of it is the people themselves.  And part of it is just the experience.

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Nic’s Grill Has Great Food but Little Seating

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Oklahoma City has a lot of different cool little burger joints, but none of them is quite as little Nic’s Grill.  This small building sits on the corner of Pennsylvania and 12th street, but without its sign, you’d think it was a small house or even a storage building.  However, don’t judge Nic’s by its size—it’s a really awesome burger place!

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Thunder Alley – Pregame Celebrations Will Continue

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This blog was going to be one about the harmony of Oklahoma City Thunder fans, and the exciting way that the community was coming together in front of the Chesapeake Energy Arena to watch the playoff games and celebrate these victories together.  However, in light of the events that took place in Thunder Alley late Monday night (5-21-12), I think it will end up being about something else entirely.  After all, it is difficult to write about team spirit and community when eight people were shot and a pregnant fan was injured.

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