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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
First day of school is tomorrow, but Dr. Robert Romines, Superintendent of Moore Public Schools took time to give an update to members and community leaders. In regards to the bond issues, there are 26 sites now have storm shelters, leaving 10 sites still in the construction or bid process, with completion dates estimated for Spring 2019. These sites include storm shelters, additional classroom ...read more
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
MOORE - Members of the Moore Chamber of Commerce welcomed to the community Allstate-Thurman Lynch Agency on August 7th.  Their office is located at 2110 N. Eastern, Ste. 2 in Moore. Their hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Allstate-Thurman Lynch offers customers options for a wide variety of coverage and services.  They are committed to helping Moore residents ...read more
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
NORMAN—Recruitment and registration is underway for Norman Regional Health System Diabetes Education Center’s National Diabetes Prevention Program. The Diabetes Education Center is hosting an information session for the program from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23 in Conference Room 1 at Norman Regional HealthPlex, 3300 HealthPlex Parkway in Norman. Norman Regional's Diabetes Education Center ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
As a result of the generosity of the chamber members and the community, we were able to donate a box of supplies to 10 elementary schools, all 6 junior highs and each high school within the Moore Public School District! We received 1,047 individual items that include 25 cases of paper, 104 packs of pencils, 64 packs of glue sticks, 20 backpacks and much more. We also received 694 unopened toys to ...read more
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Monday, August 06, 2018
MOORE— There is one important and essential item missing in your back-to-school supply lists, and that is good health. The beginning of the school year is the perfect time to make sure both you and your family are healthy. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that healthy students are better learners at all levels of academic achievement. Norman Regional Health System offers a ...read more
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018
The Department of Labor and Cleveland County signed an Alliance establishing a cooperative relationship to foster safer and healthier workplaces. The Alliance is part of an ongoing effort at the Oklahoma Department of Labor’s Public Employee Occupational Safety and Health (PEOSH) Division to provide free safety and health consultations to public sector employers. PEOSH Safety Consultations are ...read more
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Friday, July 27, 2018
NORMAN—Many drivers, no matter the age, want as many discounts on their car insurance as possible. Norman Regional Health System (NRHS) offers a simple, affordable way to earn a discount. Oklahoma is one of the states that offers price reductions or discounts on car insurance to drivers who complete the AARP Smart Driver course. Discounts may vary based on the participant's age, driving record ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Oklahoma City – Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is pleased to offer an associate degree in geographic information systems (GIS), a field in which qualified technicians are in high demand.  Essentially, GIS is a computer system designed to capture, store and manipulate geographically referenced information. Banks, media outlets, municipalities, government agencies, oil and gas companies, ...read more
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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Oklahoma City – Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) offers beginning Spanish for business course this fall for business professionals, providing an opportunity for businesses to expand services to patrons.  Facilitated at the OCCC Capitol Hill Center, this 36-hour, non-credit course is designed for those in business who want to communicate better with the ever-growing Hispanic population in ...read more
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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Business members and community leaders attended the Moore Chamber of Commerce's State of the City on July 24th at the Station at Central Park. Special thanks to the annual sponsor of First Fidelity Bank and their continued support of Moore. The Chamber's State of the City is an annual event that highlights the progress made in Moore.  Mayor Glenn Lewis, Moore's longest serving mayor, was on hand ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
Oklahoma City – Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) congratulates Melissa Hermosillo and Alejandro Miranda as the first students to complete their internship within OCCC’s bilingual banking and finance certificate of mastery program. The college partnered with True Sky Credit Union to facilitate the required financial services internship.  “The community came to us with a need for bilingual ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
Oklahoma City – Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is pleased to announce two students, Salma Morales and James Pierce, have been awarded the Andrew E. Stevenson Kappa Beta Delta National Merit Scholarship among 13 nationwide recipients.  “Both Salma and James are exceptional students and even better human beings,” says OCCC Professor and Kappa Beta Delta Co-Advisor Germain Pichop. “They are ...read more
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Friday, July 20, 2018
MOORE - Members of the Moore Chamber of Commerce welcomed to the Chamber The Oklahoman Media Company on July 19th.   Their office is located at 100 W. Main Street, Suite 100 in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoman Media Company is the primary information and advertisting source for the state of Oklahoma.  They produce a daily newspaper and also host the biggest news website in the state.   
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
MOORE - Members of the Moore Chamber of Commerce welcomed to the community Johnnie's Charcoal Broiler on July 18th.  The new restaurant is located at 2305 S. Telephone in Moore. Johnnie's is proud to serve Oklahoma families quality, fresh-made, charcoal broiled burgers. Their hours of operation are 11:00a.m. - 9:00p.m.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
MOORE - Members of the Moore Chamber of Commerce welcomed to the community OrderUp Oklahoma on July 19th. OrderUp Oklahoma is Oklahoma's newest online food delivery company.  Download their app to see all the available restaurants. 
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
NORMAN - Summer is in full swing with forecasted temperatures expected to soar into the triple digits this week. The rising temperatures can be dangerous and lead to multiple heat-related illnesses, including heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, sunburn and heat rash, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The good news is that heat-related illnesses are ...read more
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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
NORMAN—Twenty one nurse residents completed Norman Regional’s Nurse Residency program on Wednesday, July 11.   The 21 nurses made up the first cohort of Norman Regional’s Nurse Residency Program that started last August. The Nurse Residency Program is a one-year program that is designed for new registered nurses (RNs) that have graduated from nursing school. It is a Vizient/AACN™ program that is ...read more
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
MOORE - Members of the Moore Chamber of Commerce welcomed to the community Keepsake Fabric and Quilts on July 17th.  Their store is located at 2990 S.E. 19th, Ste. 5 in Moore. Keepsake Fabric and Quilts offers quality quilt shop fabric at an affordable price.  They also have quilts for sale. Their hours of operation are 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Wednesday and Friday; 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. ...read more
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Thursday, July 12, 2018
MOORE - Members of the Moore Chamber of Commerce welcomed to the community Rapha180 on July 12th.  Their store is located at 825 S.W. 19th, Ste. 5 in Moore. The goal of Rapha Health and Wellness is to support a more natural lifestyle that includes, healthy eating, exercise, and natural healing with alternative medicines. Their hours of operation are 11:45 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, ...read more
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