If a visit to Oklahoma City is in your plans, you might want to consider staying at the Embassy Suites in downtown OKC.  Located South of the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center (OUHSC),  it is the closest hotel to the State Capitol and state agencies.   It's also near the Bricktown Entertainment District and Cox Convention…

About an hour or so West of Omaha Nebraska you'll find the town of Norfolk, population 25,000.  This quiet community boasts a surprisingly festive destination: Divots "D'events" Center at the Norfolk Lodge & Suites. The Divots center hosts conferences, weddings and small conventions in the 30,000 sq ft facility. The adjoining restaurant, Sandbar & Grill…

The New Hampshire Army National Guard Regional Training Institute in Pembroke may be new, but the plans were in the works for a long time before the facility was started.  The two buildings total almost 100k sq feet of barracks and training space for troops, much needed since the 2001 ramp up of the military.…

Valley Center is a small suburb located adjacent to the North side of Wichita KS.  Located in Sedgwick county, USD 262 serves just under 3000 students from North Wichita, Kechi, and Park City and Valley Center.  The new high school has room for 1200 students and features a 1000 seat auditorium and 2200 seat top…

Heritage Elementary is a new school in Tallequah OK serving 500 students from pre kindergarten to 4th grade.  The school was designed to honor the native American's history.  A dynamic glass entry element honors Tahlequah’s Cherokee Indian history with an abstract Cherokee sacred fire, a symbol of the culture’s unity and strength. Along the curved spine…

Before it became the health giant it is today, Sanford Health was merely the Sioux Falls Hospital.  In 1894, the hospital became the main provider of health in the Dakotas.   St. Lukes Hospital was founded in 1908 in Fargo.  These two hospitals grew in the region over the next 80 years and became the…