The Edmond Economic Development Authority (EEDA) will host the 2019 Economic Preview, sponsored by First Fidelity Bank, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 7 at the Edmond Conference Center, 2833 Conference Drive.

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Ray Dyer, a third generation publisher of the El Reno Tribune, is the new president of the Oklahoma Press Association.

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OKLAHOMA CITY— OG&E has seen an increase in customer reports about scammers posing as OG&E employees and demanding payment both in person and via phone. These scammers are especially targeting churches, small businesses and nursing homes.

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NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — School Nutrition Services Director Kevin Ponce, of Oklahoma City Public Schools in Oklahoma City is the 2019 recipient of the Foodservice Achievement Management Excellence (FAME) Golden Director of the Year Award. 

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Airco Service, Inc. recently held a ribbon cutting with the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate their new location at 14801 Santa Fe Crossing Drive in Edmond.Airco has been a family-owned business providing quality products and great customer service Since 1961. Airco is the largest…

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Edmond’s total housing inventory at the end of November 2018 rose to 1,213 existing homes available for sale versus last year’s 1,090 homes. 

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C&C Intuition 7104 won grand champion bull at the 2018 North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) Super Point Roll of Victory (ROV) Angus Show, Nov. 12 in Louisville, Ky. Express Angus Ranches, Yukon, Okla., and Ryan Callahan, Edmond, own the September 2017 son of PVF Insi…

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Kirk McGinnis has always liked entrepreneurship, he said. He is a one-man show as an inventor who also does websites for people. The Unicork, a bottle opener for beer and wine, is his latest invention product.

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ShowBiz Cinemas’ Edmond Bowling, Movies and More! entertainment centerwill celebrate its opening at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18 said Beth Miska, director of marketing. A a ribbon-cutting ceremony and VIP red-carpet event with special guests Chuck and Gena Norris is at 5:30 p.m. Monday. 

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December is usually the best month of the year for the stock market. It has been since 1950, according to Randall Forsyth of Barron’s, but not so far this year.

Recently, stocks have delivered a wild ride. During Thanksgiving week, U.S. stock markets took investor uncertainty on the chin, suffering a 3.8 percent drop, which was the worst performance in eight months. Then, last week, stocks reversed course. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index and the…

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Carson Wooster, Edmond, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, recently participated in the Investment Leaders conference at Modern Woodmen’s home office in Rock Island, Ill.

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The City of Edmond experienced a slight decline in sales tax collections after 17 consecutive months of positive growth, said Larry Stevens, city manager.

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David K. Rolle reached a major milestone this year, celebrating 15 years of helping Edmond residents protect what matters most to them — their families, their homes, their cars and their lives.

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Stonehorse Crossing Luxury Apartments recently held a ribbon cutting with the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate their grand opening at 14320 Mezzaluna Boulevard in north Oklahoma City. The apartments are designed with comfort and convenience in mind and include a gourmet kitchen, …

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Motion sickness happens when your body receives conflicting signals from your eyes, ears, and other body parts. One way to manage the anxiety and queasiness that accompany the condition is by keeping your eyes on the horizon.

Hopdaddy, a new restaurant in the north Oklahoma City area located in Chisholm Creek, donated 22 free burger coupons to the Edmond Newcomers Club to give as door prizes at their November meeting. 

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Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery recently held a ribbon cutting with the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the opening of their new garden. Memorial Park Cemetery has served the community since 1928. As cremation becomes a more popular choice, they have expanded their offer…

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Better Business Bureau serving Central Oklahoma, today announced the promotion of Sean Rose to Vice President of Marketing and Communications.  

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Two Downtown Edmond Businesses share a unique story. Both Silver Leaf Gems and Madeline’s Flowers are run by a mother and two daughter team. The women’s businesses have been going for a combined 84 years– Silver Leaf Gems at 17 years and Madeline’s at 67 years. All of those being in the Edmo…

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A Gift Shop Toy Extravaganza is being touted by the INTEGRIS Health Edmond Volunteer Auxiliary. Volunteers, from left, Darrell Artbery, Debi Smulyan, and Pam Goode are ready to help customers who are seeking infant toys, drones, transformers, hoverboards, learning toys, baby dolls, doll hous…

The Payments, FinTech and Financial Services ecosystem unites within one event, Money20/20, bringing together the most senior audience of geographically diverse leaders.  The pool of speakers included Sir Richard Branson, Barbara Corcoran, Sallie Krawcheck and Shaquille O’Neal. As a worldwid…

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Autoworks recently held a ribbon cutting with the Edmond Chamber to celebrate their relocation to 200 W. 1st St. Autoworks is a family-owned and -operated, full service Japanese auto repair and maintenance business. Joe and Sheryl Janis originally opened the shop in 1997 at 24 W. 8th and rec…

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The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma celebrates 100 years old. In a press release issued by the organization, they stated, “This special anniversary celebration only happens once. Join the League of Women Voters at the Oklahoma History Center in Oklahoma City as they commemorate the 100th …

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An Edmond nonprofit is working to cultivate self-esteem for needy children in Edmond. With the help of many volunteers, U R Special will distribute brand new clothing to more than 500 children at the annual fall distribution Nov. 9-10. 

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – Oklahoma Chapter (LLS) is hosting an event to thank Bob Moore Subaru at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8 at Bob Moore Subaru 13010 N Kelley Ave in Oklahoma City. 

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma Fidelity Bank has added David Carlson to the organization's growing private banking division, which offers customers concierge banking services and tailored wealth management solutions. Carlson assumes oversight of the bank's portfolio, working with new and existing …

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Native Summit recently held a ribbon cutting with the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate their 10-year anniversary at 100 N. Broadway. Native Summit is an outdoor gear store located in downtown Edmond. The independent, locally-owned and -operated store has provided all things outdo…

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Novice crafters and do-it-yourself enthusiasts alike can create high-end custom home décor and personalized gifts at AR Workshop Edmond, a new boutique DIY shop that offers a unique, fun experience for all ages and skill levels through instructor-led workshops.

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Homes By Taber recently held a ribbon cutting with the Edmond Chamber to celebrate the grand opening of their new Edmond community, Woodland Park, located on Covell and Douglas. Homes By Taber is giving home buyers the ideal community in Edmond. In addition to tree-lined streets and scenic l…

OKLAHOMA CITY – Full Sail Capital, a Securities and Exchange Commission-registered investment adviser group, recently launched in north Oklahoma City providing individuals and families with a broad range of financial services, including generational wealth management, investment management, …

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New York-based banking trade publication American Banker has named Jill Castilla one of the Most Powerful Women in Banking’s Top 25 Women to Watch for the fifth consecutive year.

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Like an unexpected gust of wind that blows the hat off your head or flips your umbrella inside out, last week’s stock market performance startled investors.

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Healthcare Express recently held a ribbon cutting with the Edmond Chamber to celebrate their grand opening at 2300 E. Second St. Started in 2006, Healthcare Express is physician owned and locally run. They operate like a hometown family doctor, even with locations in multiple states. Healthc…

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As part of its work to provide resources and support for undocumented students and those part of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the University of Central Oklahoma’s DACA/Undocumented Taskforce will host the Dream Without Limits Gala at 6 p.m. Oct. 27, at El Fandan…

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The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce announces the promotion of Brittany Willison to Director of Communications and Marketing. 

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“I love this community. You really don’t think of Edmond as a place where the headquarters of a tech company could be but that’s why we are so excited to come in and change that narrative,” said Nested Tours Chief Executive Officer Caleb Collins. 

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Edmond Newcomers Club’s latest guest speaker is Amy Eichor. She works for KFOR News Four as a lifestyle consultant and also represents Tangles Salon & Spa in Spring Creek at both 15th and Bryant and also a store located at Kickingbird Square at Bryant and Danforth. 

Last week offered some insight to economics and stock market behavior. The U.S. unemployment rate reached its lowest level since 1969 and wages moved higher, yet major U.S. stock indices lost value.

Need financing to start a new business or expand your current business? “Financing Your Business” will walk you through the steps. Every small business owner will benefit from this workshop, designed to provide guidance for financing a business. 

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