All posts by M.J. Van Deventer

  • Across The Lake

    Established in the 1940s as a hunters’ haven, Lake Aluma is now a year-round enclave in northeast Oklahoma City. On the pristine lake circled by...

  • Showcase For Treasures

    Carson and Marsha See live in a home that was born with a pedigree. Located in an historic area near downtown Oklahoma City, the couple’s...

  • Wildlife Inspires Artists

    The two artists chosen for the 2014 Rendezvous Artists’ Retrospective Exhibition and Art Sale at Gilcrease Museum have much in common. Both love the habitats...

  • At Home In The Guardian

    Marshall Matlock remembers growing up in south Oklahoma City and visiting the downtown area with his parents for special events. “Then, downtown didn’t seem like...

  • A Marvelous Merger

    For decades, two houses stood side by side, overlooking Oklahoma City’s Crown Heights Park. Both were stately homes. Roger Dolese wanted a larger showplace, so...

  • Country Haven

    What was once a wooded setting for raising polo ponies is now a grand, country estate in northwest Oklahoma City. Jerry Ellis and Gina Volturo-Ellis...