Gaylord News

Lindsey Street business is strengthening despite construction project

Customers get a workout in during one of the afternoon classes at Koda CrossFit Norman.

Emily Dunford

November 30, 2017

One Lindsey Street business in Norman stands out from the nearly two dozen stores and restaurants that have closed since the $28.4 million construction project began 16 months ago. Located just off of the corner of Lindsey Street and McGee Drive, Koda CrossFit Norman has continually been in the heart...

Kim’s Alterations: Sewing Norman together since 1983

Kim’s Alterations, Inc. owner Kim Lu and her son Dennis Lu pose inside Lu’s alterations shop of 34 years.

Emily Dunford

November 7, 2017

  A small shop located just off of Main street, Kim’s Alterations is so much more than just a business to Norman, it’s family. Kim Lu began working at an alteration shop in Edmond and “in ’83 she quit, moved to Norman, and decided to start her own business. That’s how Kim’s got star...

Students living off campus refrain from buying meal plans

Emily Dunford

October 13, 2017

On campus residents at the University of Oklahoma enjoy the luxuries of a meal plan, while students living off campus choose to stay away from the cafeteria. "For the amount of food that's offered, it's plenty and definitely worth the price," said Alix Yaw, a senior living in the residential colleges. "It...

Norman Rental Market Slump Benefits OU Students

Norman property owners are forced to reduce prices of their homes in order to remain competitive within the market.

Emily Dunford

September 15, 2017

Considering the number of houses for rent, one might think it’s summertime in Norman, Oklahoma. With property owners desperately seeking renters, students may have the upper hand. Although the fall semester is well underway, many homes remain vacant. Norman locals would say the recent over saturation...

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