MIAMI, OK–Voters are being asked to support one of the biggest changes in history to the Miami Public School system. Miami voters in the Miami Public School District are being asked to vote for a bond proposal on March 3 for $22.7 million in improvements to the high school and middle school and for a new lower elementary building to be constructed. The changes are being requested to offer greater educational services, and more secure and safer buildings with safe rooms for the entire..
TULSA, OK – Scott Vrooman, TriArch Architecture’s founder and owner, was selected to the 2014 “Men of Distinction” class for Tulsa Business & Legal News newspaper. The award is presented to honorees “who exhibit true leadership on a daily basis to their families, those they work with and the community,” according to the newspaper. “They demonstrate by example, how to have fulfillment in professional success, as well as an ability and desire to give back to their community.” ..
TULSA, OK – TriArch Architecture was awarded the People’s Choice Award in the “Small Commercial” category at the 2014 AIA Eastern Oklahoma Design Excellence Awards on Friday night, November 14, 2014. The award was voted by the general population online and the winner was one of 6 other nominations. The award went toward the design of the Cornerstone Community Center, located on the west side of Tulsa. The building uses contemporary stylings to achieve a sense of transparency and honesty ..
TULSA, OK – The Tulsa Business & Legal News is once again proud to recognize many of Tulsa’s most distinguished women with our 2014 Women of Distinction awards. These honorees show a person does not have to sacrifice personal fulfillment for professional success, but can have both, and still have plenty of time and energy left over to give back to the community. Having it all is always a challenge, though, and most of these women acknowledged the delicacy of the balan..
By Kirby Lee Davis (http://journalrecord.com/author/kirbyleedavis/) TULSA – Metrobar Concepts LLC targets a mid-March opening for its Mix Co. Bar in downtown Tulsa’s Midco Building, a block from the BOK Center. Co-owner Robert Jared Jordan expects the eight- to nine-employee operation to debut on about March 19 at 302 S. Cheyenne Ave. with a full line of cocktails, wines and beers. “We’re not just a cocktail bar,” he said. “With the BOK Center being a..
By Corrie McGee Mixing Lodge Comfort and Eclectic Style Creates a Perfect Blend When tackling a new build project for a high-profile Stillwater family, architect Scott Vrooman of TriArch made sure the space would both meet the needs and reflect the interests of the active family. “When we started the process we thought we knew what we wanted,” the owner shares, adding that she soon realized her family needed something more. After sharing with Vrooman and in..
On April 17, 2011, Word of Life church held its first service in a brand new facility, helping to bring closure in many ways to a project that had started more than a decade earlier. Building on a vision cast by his father, Pastor Ronnie Sims, to build a ministry large enough to impact the world, Pastor Joel Sims was looking to complete what his father started. Word of Life sits on a 65-acre tract of land in the city of Flowood, just outside of Jackson, Miss., about 25 minutes away..
Oklahoma Magazine--September 2008 By Rhoda Baker An Airy Midtown Tulsa Home Offers a Nurturing Haven for an Extended Family. A blend of form and function, this home was built to be both beautiful and practical: lusurious in the use of scale and space with simple clean lines, neutral colors and a flexible floor plan. But the home also reflects a deeply held philosophy. We met with one of the owners who told us “I believe in (buying and using) local, I believ..
Oklahoma Magazine--July 2008 By Rhoda Baker This home, the fourth in Tulsa for the owners, is on a large lot slightly south of Midtown in a neighborhood being individually developed and including various style homes. Without lots of restrictions there was plenty of room for a floor plan with open spaces that flow on e into another. The owners’ homes have run the gamut from French to Country French to this current home that they call soft contemporary. “There are fewe..