Value News Articles–June 2011

Celebrate Life

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

An elder Muscogee citizen, Rev. Joe Lowe, Jr., opens his sermons with the statement, “Yesterday, I asked God for many good things so that I could enjoy life.

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An Open Letter to My Patients

By: Mallory Spoor-Baker | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: June 2011

I know you read these articles in Value News, so I’m writing this to address as many people as possible.

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36th Annual Bixby Green Corn Festival

By: Michelle Booth | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: June 2011

The 36th annual Bixby Green Corn Festival will be held June 23 through June 25 at Charley Young Park, located in Old Town Bixby at 12 W. Dawes.

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Tuesdays In The Park Concert Series Returns

By: Christy Blystone | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: June 2011

The Broken Arrow Arts & Humanities Council is giving people a reason to go out on Tuesday nights – free outdoor concerts in June!

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Summer Food Program for Kids

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is sponsored by the USDA.

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Rumble and Roll Into Brookside

By: Michelle Booth | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

The 10th annual Brookside Rumble & Roll motorcycle parade and street party revs up June 9.

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8th Annual Claremore Farmers' Market is Underway

By: Michelle Booth | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

The Claremore Farmers’ Market, located at 400 Veterans Parkway, is held every Wednesday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon and runs through the end of October.The market…

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Summer Arts and Science Camps for Kids

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: June 2011

Most parents have experienced this scenario: your kids have longed for school to be out so they can embrace the lazy days of summer.

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Cricket Turns Up the Volume: Muve Music Now Available

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Retail | Issue: June 2011

Cricket Communications Inc., a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless services and a wholly owned subsidiary of Leap Wireless International, Inc., anno…

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Educating Children Is Top Priority

By: Susan Erler | Category: Education | Issue: June 2011

Providing a quality learning ­environment for your children while you are at work is the goal of many facilities.

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Long-Time Residents Offer Quality Portable Buildings

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Retail | Issue: June 2011

It seems to be a paradox – a business selling portable buildings owned by people known for their constancy.

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Advanced Solution to Back Pain

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: June 2011

In 1985, when he was 17 years old, Brian Morris got into a motorcycle accident that broke his back. Doctors in San Francisco, where Brian is from, placed an experimental device in his spine.

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Journey to a Pain-Free Life

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: June 2011

Peter Pedone’s journey of pain and limping began in 2008. “The pain in my knee was unbearable, and I knew I had to see a specialist.

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You Enjoy Golfing, But Do Your Feet?

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: June 2011

John Chatzigiannidis is a certified pedorthist and owner of Feet Unlimited, Inc. “Unfortunately,” says John, “painful feet are common within the golfing community.

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Glenpool's Premiere Festival Returns

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Other | Issue: June 2011

Beginning Thursday, June 16 and running through Saturday, June 18, Glenpool will celebrate its rich oil history with its 33rd annual Black Gold Days festival, held at Bl…

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Goodwill Industries of Tulsa Awards

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: June 2011

Goodwill Industries of Tulsa hosted its annual Awards Luncheon on May 3.

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10 Years of Hogs 'N Hot Rods

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

Polish those chrome accessories and rev up those engines! It’s time for Collinsville’s signature event, Hogs ‘N Hot Rods!

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Service You Can Trust

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Automotive | Issue: June 2011

It happens to most of us at some point during our lives: the feeling of dread that arises when our vehicle needs some work done, or it when it comes time to purchase a new vehicle.

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GM's New Standard in Motor Oil

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Automotive | Issue: June 2011

When you purchase your new Chevrolet vehicle, you’re going to receive more than just a new car, crossover, SUV or truck. The oil used in your new Chevy’s engine is new as well.

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June Bug Jog Returns June 11

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

In early summer, balmy weather beckons us outdoors after months of hiding inside from inclement conditions.

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Linnaeus Teaching Garden Celebrates 5th Anniversary

By: Michelle Booth | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: June 2011

The Linnaeus Teaching Garden, located at 2435 S. Peoria, will celebrate its 5th anniversary on June 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The first 500 guests will receive a one-gallo…

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Mill Creek Launches Home Improvement Channel

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Home Interior Retail | Issue: June 2011

Have you ever watched a home improvement show and wished you could work with a local ­company to achieve the same effect?

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Education Meets Excitement at the Oklahoma Aquarium

By: Michelle Booth | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: June 2011

There will plenty of opportunities for family fun at the Oklahoma Aquarium this summer. On June 8, the Aquarium will join hundreds of other aquariums and zoos nationwide in recognizing World Oceans Day.

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Martial Arts Builds Self Confidence

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Other | Issue: June 2011

Does your child have a lack of self confidence, shying away from new situations, never answering questions in class, or giving up on anything they try?

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It's Time for a Change

By: Jeff Bardel | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

The way we do church needs to change. Charles Finney once said, “Our theaters are full because the world lies well.

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Route 66 Salsa Festival

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Other | Issue: June 2011

On Saturday, June 4, the Sapulpa Rotary Club will hold its 4th annual Route 66 Salsa Festival from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Courthouse Plaza parking lot (222 E. Dewey).

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16th Annual Safenet Services Garden & Pond Tour

By: Michelle Booth | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: June 2011

The 16th annual Safenet Services Garden & Pond Tour will be held Saturday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Claremore.

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Route 66 Blowout

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

The hands of time turn back on Saturday, June 4, as vintage cars and trucks line Sapulpa’s historic downtown during the Route 66 Blowout.Sapulpa Main Street is proud t…

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Treasures in Your Attic Appraisal Day

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: June 2011

Ever wonder if something you own might be valuable? Sunday, June 5 is the day to find out.

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Major Tire Brands at Competitive Prices

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Automotive | Issue: June 2011

Mike Griffin, fixed operations director for South Pointe Chrysler Jeep Dodge (CJD), wants everyone to know that South Pointe is not only a leading tire selling dealershi…

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Try a New Look with Feather Extensions

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: June 2011

She’s all about hair: the right cut, the right color, the right look.

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Golf Tournament Raises Funds to Stop Child Trafficking

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

Wanted: 144 golfers who want to stop child trafficking now. On July 18, the nonprofit group of the same name will host its second annual golf tournament at the Golf Club of Oklahoma.

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Supper with the Stars of Trek Expo

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

Trek Expo, the Southwest’s premiere annual sci-fi event, returns Friday, June 24 through Sunday, June 26 at John Q. Hammons Arena at the UMAC (6836 S. Mingo).

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Life is a Fiesta with Lucinda Hutson

By: Tina Lynn | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: June 2011

Join the Tulsa Herb Society in welcoming the multitalented Lucinda Hutson to the Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria Ave., on July 11 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 pm.

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Walmart Raising Funds for Children's Hospital

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Retail | Issue: June 2011

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals serve 17 million children and their families each year. Walmart Store #3295 on South Elm Place in Broken Arrow is right in the thick of helping.

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