🌱 Trio Robs Knife Store + 45th Annual Adult Writing Contest

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First, today’s weather:

Times of clouds and sun. High: 53 Low: 28.


Here are the top 3 stories today in Tulsa:

  1. Police have released new surveillance footage of a knife robbery story that happened last month. Officers say a trio of thieves broke through a glass door at The Gadget Company and stole more than $27,000 worth of merchandise including knives, tomahawks, and duffel bags. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers. (News On 6)
  2. Several Tulsa Parks are hosting spring break day camps for children ages six to 12. The camps will take place March 14-18 and will include sports, games, arts and crafts, special events, field trips, and more. Parents can enroll their children online at the Tulsa Parks website or by calling a community center. (Press Release Desk)
  3. The Tulsa City-County Library is hosting its 45th Annual Adult Creative Writing Contest. Published or unpublished writers 18 years and older are invited to submit their unpublished manuscripts before the submission deadline of March 31. Submission categories include children’s fiction, poetry, and more. (Tulsa World)

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Today in Tulsa:

  • tootsie At Tulsa Performing Arts Center (1:00 PM)

From my notebook:

  • The Philbrook Museum of Art is launching its biggest show ever, featuring nearly 3,000 local young artists and artworks. The exhibit opens this Saturday, March 12. (Instagram)
  • Guy, the adorable black and white cat, is still available for adoption at Tulsa SPCA. He is neutered, vaccinated, microchipped, and ready to be taken home by his forever family! (Facebook)
  • Public Works will close the north- and west-bound lanes on 121st Street and Florence Avenue to complete a water leak repair today, March 10. These partial closures will begin at 9:00 am and last approximately four to six hours. (Next Door)

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Helen Eckhard

About me: Helen Eckhard is a marketing assistant at Lightning Media Partners. She is a self-professed logophile who is currently pursuing her master’s degree in library science. Outside of work, you can find Helen constructing crossword puzzles, knitting, or devising increasingly crafty ways to kill off characters in her ella mystery novels.

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