405 Magazine - February 2020

What's Up in the 405

Brendon McLarty Asthma Foundation Benefit Concert   NEXT WEEKEND! Happening at the Tower Theatre is the 2020 Brendon McLarty Asthma Foundation featuring Reckless Kelly! Buy tickets HERE. Jason Aldean Brings 'Hicktown' to Bricktown February 28 Starting 15 years ago with…

A Pain-Free Future

Sickle cell anemia is a painful disease. It plugs up blood vessels, starves organs of oxygen and causes episodes known as “pain crises” that send sufferers to the hospital.   Rodger McEver, M.D., treated many patients with sickle cell while…

The Good Work

A Someday Soon Foundation cookout for Oklahoma City’s homeless isn’t just another “feeding” of the local downtrodden. There is an energy to it. Music pumps. There is laughter and handshakes. It feels as much a party as anything.    Someday…

The Springfield Charm

  If you’re looking for a big-time destination in a small town, I have just the place for you: Springfield, Missouri, just over four hours northeast of Oklahoma City, is a one-size-fits-most kind of town. Indoors, outdoors and underground, history,…

Score Search

College-bound students looking to maximize their ACT scores will have more options this year. Starting in September, students may retake the English, reading, math and science sections separately, according to the nonprofit organization that administers the test widely used as…