July 2018 Issue

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Mayor Stephen D. Hogan

Steve Hogan honorably served as Mayor of Aurora from 2011 until his passing on May 13th, at the age of 69, after bravely battling cancer. Before his time as mayor, Hogan served for 24 years on the Aurora City Council after first being elected in 1979. Prior to serving as a Councilmember, Mayor Hogan served […]

7/20 Memorial Service

The horrific tragedy that occurred on July 20th, 2012, leaves a deep scar in all our hearts. Lest we never forget and continue to honor the 13 lives taken, the 70 wounded and countless others whose lives have forever been changed by the horrors of that night, the 7/20 Memorial Foundation invites you to join […]

6 TIPS that will help you become a GRILL MASTER

It’s time to kick up your grill game and our six easy tips can help you do just that. So what are you waiting for, get the grill fired up, invite over some friends and cook up some grub! Chimney Starter Skip the toxic charcoal lighter fluid and go with a chimney starter. They are […]

Summer in the City

It may have taken a few weeks to settle in to the new routine; the longer days, the warmer temps and the more relaxed schedule for the kids. With that comes the age old summer question, “what are we going to do today?” The City of Aurora invites you to join your friends and neighbors […]

Local Business Spotlight: Pedego

Pedego Southlands 6220 S. Main St., Aurora 80016 303.627.5788 pedegosouthlands.com Open Tues-Sun 11am-6pm Remember the feeling of freedom you had as a child when you hopped on your bike and pedaled away? With the sun on your face and wind in your hair, your feet seemed to make your pedals fly. It’s that feeling of […]

Local Business Spotlight: Bookmakers Burgers + Bourbon + Brews

Bookmakers Burgers + Bourbon + Brews 25791 E Smoky Hill Rd #50 303-353-8298 www.bookmakersco.com Nothing beats a great burger – expect maybe pairing that burger with the perfect brew or silky smooth bourbon; Bookmakers Bourbon and Brews aims to do just that. Open since December of 2016, Bookmakers is proudly owned and operated by Aurora […]

THE BOOKENDS with Pam and Becky

The Lucky One By: Nicholas Sparks When Logan Thibault finds a picture buried in the sand, while stationed in Iraq, his only thought is to find the owner. When the picture is never claimed, this US Marine decides to keep it. As he experiences a sudden streak of luck, his friend Victor tries to convince […]

LOCAL AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: Through the Dragon’s Fire by: A.N. MILLER

Amara desires adventure. As an only child to her elderly mother, she toils from dawn until dusk tending wheat fields in the village of Talca. When Amara stumbles upon the magical land of Capria, her dreams become reality. So do her nightmares. There, Amara uncovers the secrets that have clodud her life for as long […]