Calling the Urban Core Home

“BE YOURSELF, AND YOU WILL FEEL AT HOME ANYWHERE.”   I like this quote because often it’s the feeling that a home gives us that means something. It can be the location, design, neighbors, or commonly and most importantly, those who share it with us. Home is our little (or big) sanctuary that reflects our … Continued

March 2020 Around Town

36th Annual Omelette Party “Egg”perience OKCMOA’s 36th Annual Omelette Party: A Roaring 20s EGG-stravaganza set for Friday, March 6th from 7-11p.m. at the Bricktown Events Center. Breakfast and art connoisseurs will celebrate the centennial of the roaring 1920s while enjoying brunch-inspired foods from local restaurants and chefs, an open bar, live music, themed costumes, and … Continued

Illuminating Technology

The Adorne Collection by Legrand Beautiful switches that dim. Outlets that pop. Lighting that responds to the tap of a smartphone. The adorne® Collection presents modern light switches and charging solutions with a bold look and an array of finish options. Juno AI by Acuity Brands A LED light fixture that not only illuminates a room, but also locks the…

Glitter Ball 2020

Dead Center Film and Kindt Events annual Glitter Ball was held Friday, January 31st at Factory Obscura. Galactic party guests enjoyed an out-of-this-world experience with a winter space-age themed dance party infused with a visual spectacle of art and avant-garde. Photos courtesy of Aaron Gililland.

Kalidy Kia Blood Drive

Kalidy Kia hosted a community blood drive in collaboration with the Oklahoma Blood Institute on Friday, January 24th. Donors enjoyed complimentary cuisine from Turkish Delight food truck while giving the precious gift of life to those in need.

Downsizing with a Purpose

When Todd and Jamee Kelly purchased their home located at 702 NW 18th St., they were looking to downsize and regain a sense of community. They left their new build home to relocate to the heart of Oklahoma City. Both familiar with the area, they turned their attention to Historic Mesta Park.

Mesta Park

Several years before statehood, a few houses began appearing on the prairie near downtown Oklahoma City. It was 1902 when developers Anton Classen, Charles Colcord, and Henry Overholser started to build what is now Mesta Park. 

Lillian Strickler Lighting

For more than 66 years, Oklahoma City has relied on the expertise, creativity, and unbeatable customer service of the entire team at Lillian Strickler Lighting. In February, Oklahoma City said farewell to a trusted name in lighting, design, and repair that has served more than three generations of fans. 

Curating Creativity

February—it’s the shortest month of the year, but there’s no shortage of exciting things happening here in the Urban Core. When thinking of ideas for our February issue, we found ourselves inspired by the talented local creatives who beautify our community with their work. Whether it’s inventive cuisine, the local art scene, or working with … Continued

February 2020 Around Town

Justin Brannon Joins Chris George Homes Chris George Homes welcomes Justin Brannon to their team. Justin is an OKC native with eight years of commercial real estate experience, with a bachelor’s degree in advertising and public relations. He serves on the board of Make-A-Wish Foundation and volunteers his time to community outreach programs. His strong … Continued