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Norman Music Fest: Japanese Breakfast to Draw Large, Outdoor Crowd on Main Street

by Marla Freeman Volunteers are busy clearing space for hit band Japanese Breakfast, scheduled to perform on Thursday night at the 11th annual Norman Music Festival, April 26-28. Japanese Breakfast is the solo music project of Michelle Zauner of Oregon-based Little Big League. Traveling to Norman just days after they are scheduled to play at […]

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The Winston Plates & Spirits Grand Opening Today

Hal Smith Restaurants Opens Nostalgic Restaurant in Downtown Norman by Lindsay Cuomo Offering unique dishes and drinks seasoned with a touch of nostalgia, The Winston restaurant and pub is now open in downtown Norman. “The Winston is an exciting, new concept that sprouted from Pub W,” said Brandon Kistler, the restaurant’s managing partner. The contemporary […]

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Service Spotlight – Drew Palmer

by Catherine Poslusny Norman firefighter Drew Palmer tried the traditional route. Go to school, graduate, and find a stable desk job, designing fire sprinkler systems for major retail stores. But something about spending his professional life sitting in front of a computer just didn’t sit right with him. Finally, after years of listening to his […]

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Normanite In the Spotlight: Nick Hathaway

by Catherine Poslusny The University of Oklahoma is a bustling academic and cultural hub of learning opportunity for thousands of students from across the nation, and Nick Hathaway is in the middle of it, clearing a path to all the benefits that OU has to offer. Hathaway is OU’s executive vice president with responsibilities in […]

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