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  • Lebanese Sisters Bring Middle Eastern Flavor to Norman

    An aroma of meats cooking and Middle Eastern pastries baking filled the air in the small takeout restaurant wedged between Sonic and 7-Eleven. Sisters Mediterranean Taste, located on the intersection of Chautauqua Avenue and Imhoff Road, is owned by sisters who are Lebanese immigrants. “When first moving to the United States, I was talking to

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  • Favorite spot on Lindsey tries to overcome construction woes

      Jasi Patel, a manager at the local favorite, Donut King, is working hard to overcome the construction that continues to plague West Lindsay Street businesses. “Since the construction began, business is half,” Patel said. The Donut King isn’t the only business being negatively impacted by a prolonged construction project, companies next door and across

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  • Lindsey Street construction continues to plague local businesses

    Narveir Singn, a manager at India Village, says “It’s very very hard to make money. Businesses next door and around us have all closed down.” The City of Norman and the Oklahoma Department of Transportation describes the project as a revamping of the Highway 9 and Lindsey Street exits in the largest single contract in

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  • Fundraiser draws crowd, chili to support local music

    Fundraiser draws crowd, chili to support local music

    Quentin Bomgardner’s home buzzed with dozens of people, one band and nine crockpots of chili Saturday night, all gathered to support local music. Bomgardner, president of the board of directors for Norman Music Festival, hosted a chili cook-off at 6 p.m. March 4 to benefit the Norman Music Festival at The Chouse, a local residence

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  • Norman Museum Exhibit Emphasizes Unique Environmental Sustainability Practice

    Norman Museum Exhibit Emphasizes Unique Environmental Sustainability Practice

    A museum in Norman, Oklahoma, recently opened an exhibit which combines indigenous knowledge and modern science to deliver environmental sustainability. The Sam Noble Museum unveiled “Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge. Shared Science.” from the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry on January 26. Residing in the museum’s temporary exhibit space, the display offers four stories

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